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TIF leads the way in creating a Community Advisory Board (CAB) in Europe for thalassaemia and sickle cell disease

  ANNOUNCEMENT:   Dear friends and esteemed collaborators, The Thalassaemia International Federation (TIF) since its establishment in 1986 has been a pioneer in providing the patients’ perspective in all health-related areas including policy-making, research, clinical trials, drug development etc, in a transparent manner, as laid out by its Code of ...

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Thal e-Course for Patients‘ registrations open until March 8th!

At TIF we believe that well-informed patients are able to gain in-depth understanding of their condition and make purposeful decisions about their health! That being so, we are pleased to announce that registrations for the upcoming 6th class of its Thal e-Course for patients are now open! You can access the registration form here 👉 http://bit.ly/2BVkX9c    

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7th Thalassaemia Lunch-On Symposium in Mumbai, India

  The Mumbai Hematology Group is organizing the 7th Thalassaemia Lunch-On Symposium on the 27th April 2019 in Mumbai, India. The Symposium will be covering several topics germane to thalassaemia, including expert sessions dedicated to the clinical management, multidisciplinary care, and springing up challenges and therapies of the disease. The meeting is ...

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International Thalassaemia Conference 2019 in Bangladesh

  The city of Dhaka, Bangladesh hosted on January 28 – 31, 2019 the “International Thalassaemia Conference 2019”, gathering researchers, doctors, and patients with thalassaemia from many countries. The aim of the Conference was to improve the overall management of the disease in Bangladesh, through the constructive exchange of views ...

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Renzo Galanello Fellowship Programme 2019

Fellowship Programme DURATION: Two (2) months CANDIDATES: This fellowship is offered to 2-4 physicians per year. VENUE: Currently through the Joint Red Cell Unit, Haematology Department of the University College London NHS Foundation Trust, 235 Euston Road, London, NW1 2BU, UK. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 31st March 2019 OUR SPECIALIST TEAM: Prof John Porter, Supervisor ...

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Delegation visit to Serbia – October 2018

  In the studies of the late Prof Efremov[1], which included all regions of old Yugoslavia, the carrier rate of beta thalassaemia in Serbia was determined to be at least 1.2%, and, in studying the molecular epidemiology of the country, it has been established that 30% of cases are due ...

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