Park promotes the 4th edition of a blood donation campaign


The UFRJ Science Park together with Coppetec Foundation and Hemorio are organizing another edition of a blood donation campaign. The event is open to everyone and it will take place on February 28 from 9 am until 2 pm at the Science Park auditorium. In order to donate blood it is extremely important to: be properly fed and healthy; bring an identification with photo; be aged 16-69 (minors need their parents’ permission); to weigh over 50 kilos; before the donation one should have a light meal; pregnant and breastfeeding women should not donate blood. Those who received the yellow fever vaccine have to wait four weeks before donating blood. If you have further questions, you can send an email to