The 10th Annual Canadian Haemoglobinopathy Association Conference and AGM

September 29-30th, at The Fort Garry Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba The conference theme for this year’s event: Hemoglobinopathy care in turbulent times: more options, more challenges Sustaining effective hemoglobinopathy care programs when the healthcare system is under duress Accessing health services when needed – and strategies to minimize the need for acute care The promise of new therapies and the challenges of their availability

Eleventh Cooley’s Anemia Symposium

Date: October 17-20, 2022 Location: New York City & Virtual Event Link: The Eleventh Cooley’s Anemia Symposium will bring together basic scientists, clinical investigators, and clinicians to review and discuss recent research for thalassemia syndromes. Topical areas include cellular and molecular processes involved in gene regulation of hemoglobin; the pathophysiology of iron overload, iron chelation strategies and novel therapeutics targeting iron regulation; clinical management recommendations for transfusion therapy of thalassemia syndromes; emerging therapies; clinical management to reduce cardiac and bone disease, impaired fertility, cancer, and other co-morbidities; results of ongoing clinical trials using gene addition, gene editing, and alternative donor source hematopoietic…

2022-2023 Annual Fellowship Research Grant Competition – Thalassemia Foundation of Canada

Thalassemia Foundation of Canada is accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Fellowship Research Grant Competition. The deadline to submitapplications is Monday, November 15, 2021. Please share with your friends and colleagues interested in sending proposals. For details please click on the link: Research Grant Competition « Thalassemia

2021 CanHaem Virtual meeting

Virtual Meeting 2021 Save the DateSaturday - September 25th, 2021Theme: ROAD TO HOPERegistration coming soon.Call for AbstractsThe goal of the scientific session at the CanHaem annual meeting is to present novel Canadian research in the field of hemoglobinopathies.All abstract submissions must be sent by 17:00ET on Friday, August 20, 2021 to: info@canhaem.orgEligibility criteria:All health care providers are invited to submit their research in the field of hemoglobinopathies.At least one of the authors must be a CanHaem member.If none of the abstract authors is a CanHaem member, the abstract must be sponsored by a current CanHaem member.Abstracts with a presenting author who is (a) an employee of publicly traded…

2020 CanHaem Conference

Save the date! 7th Annual Canadian Hemoglobinopathy Association Conference and AGM. Haemoglobinopathy update in 2020: Facing the storm together Saturday, October 24th, 2020 Registration now open:

2019 CanHaem Conference – Registration Open!

You are now invited to register for the 6th Annual Canadian Hemoglobinopathy Conference, being held this year on Saturday, September 28 in Hamilton, Ontario.  Online registration and further details available here:

Updated Thalassemia Guidelines

Dr. Hatoon Ezzat and the Writing Group are pleased to announce the completion of the Consensus Statement of Clinical Care of Patients with Thalassemia in Canada