Blood Donation at RUPP

By SUN Narin

National Blood Transfusion Center (CBTC) is conducting blood donation at the Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), voluntarily blood provided by the students.

Blood Donation at Royal University of Phnom Penh/Photo by Sok Eng

Mr. OU Sokleang, senior blood donor recruiter of CBTC, said that blood donation is the ” privilege” of the students who want to help the country.

He added that people who want to donate the blood should be:

-age from 17 to 60 years old

– Weight: from 45 kilograms

– Have good health

– volunteer

The amount of blood per person:

– amount of weight x 66ml for female= the amount of blood

– amount of weight x 77ml for male = the amount of blood

Sok Chan, student of the Department of Media and Communication, is donating blood/ Photo by Sok Eng

Mr. Ou Sokleang said that  voluntary blood donation student can change the blood flow and can check his or her health including blood speed, hemoglobin, and type of blood, adding that it was a kind of deed saving people’s lives in the society.

He had a speech to hundreds of students in the hall and answered some critical questions from students.

Dozens of students are registering, donating their blood. (Additional Reporting by Noy Kimhong)