Dr. Denomme is a clinical and academic trained scientist. He has worked in transfusion medicine his entire career; initially obtaining Canadian medical lab scientist credentials with advanced certification in immunohematology. Following his clinical training, he obtained a doctorate in microbiology and immunology at the University of Western Ontario and held two postdoctoral fellowships; one in platelet immunology at the Canadian Red Cross Society, and the other in Pathology and Molecular Medicine at McMaster University, Canada. Dr. Denomme ‘s work experience includes supervisory, managerial, and directorships at small community-based hospitals to academic tertiary care facilities and blood centers. He has held academic appointments in Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, promoting to Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, and was Senior Director of Immunohematology and Innovation at Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin, where he held a senior investigator position with Versiti’s Blood Research Institute.
Presently, he is Laboratory Director and Head of Research and Development at Grifols Laboratory Services in San Marcos Texas. His applied research integrates blood group genetics and immunohematology to the study of blood group antigen expression and the impact on immune-mediated hemolytic disorders.