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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Blood Bank is located in the Clinical Center on the NIH campus at
10 Center Drive-MSC 1184
Building 10, Room 1C711
Bethesda, MD 20892-1184

(301) 496-1048


New Hours: Effective 1/2/18
Monday – Friday
7:30am – 4:30pm

Donate Blood Now


NIH Donor Center
At Fishers Lane
Rm 1S02, MSC 9415
5625 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20852

(301) 496-4321


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How to Find Us

Getting Here (Travel and Parking)
Detailed information is available regarding public transportation, street maps, parking, and security for your trip to the NIH Blood Bank.

Getting Onto Campus
All visitors, including patients, contractors, vendors, and delivery persons, are required to use specified entrances. Please see the Clinical Center (CC) visitor information regarding authorized visitor entrances.

NOTICE: There are new security measures in place on the NIH campus. More information can be found at:

There are parking spaces designated for donors in the parking garage close to the NIH Blood Bank. Two (2) hours are allowed for blood donation and up to four (4) hours for apheresis donation.

How to Locate the NIH Blood Bank Once Inside the CC
The NIH Blood Bank is located at the far west end of the North Corridor in what is known as the 'Old Building 10.' Look for the Transfusion Medicine Department.

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This page last updated on 01/03/2018

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