George Fritsma manages www.fritsmafactor.com, “The Fritsma Factor, Your Interactive Hemostasis Resource,” an educational blog supported by Precision BioLogic Inc, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia and is the education director for BioMedica Diagnostics, Inc., Windsor, Nova Scotia.
George is a consultant for the Laboratory Medicine Division of the Pathology Department, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, where he provides lectures for pathology residents and for hematology and pathology fellows.
George is an associate professor on the faculty of Rutgers University and Michigan State University, where he provides web-based instruction in hematology and hemostasis. George also provides international seminars and webinars in hematology and hemostasis.
George is an author forRodak’s Hematology, 5thedition, 2016, Elsevier;and for Quick Guide to Blood Collection, 2ndEdition, 2016, Quick Guide to Coagulation 3rdEdition, 2015, Quick Guide to Hematology Testing, 2ndEdition, 2013; Quick Guide to Laboratory Statistics and Quality Control,2012; and Quick Guide to Renal Disease Testing, 2011. He is a consulting editor for the Clinical Laboratory Sciencejournal.
George holds a bachelor’s in biology and chemistry from Calvin College, Grand Rapids, Michigan, a Masters in Medical Technology from Wayne State University, Detroit, and advanced course work from Illinois State University and the University of Illinois at Chicago.