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Capacity Building Workshop for Patient Organizations – 12-13 October 2019

TIF aspires to continuously empower patients with thalassaemia and other haemoglobin disorders, encourage them to create and consolidate partnerships, both with other thalassaemia associations and with external stakeholders, establish impactful management programmes in their respective countries, and ensure, by doing so, that all patients with thalassaemia have an improved quality ...

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World Patient Safety Day – 17 September 2019

134 million adverse events occur each year due to unsafe care in hospitals in low- and middle-income countries, contributing to 2.6 million deaths annually! Safety in health systems is a major global concern due to the enlarging numbers of people suffering avoidable harm while receiving healthcare. Recognizing the urgency of ...

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World Blood Donor Day – 14 June 2019

This year, World Blood Donor Day will once again be celebrated around the world on 14 June! The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and also to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure that all individuals and ...

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9th National Thalassemia Conference 2018

The National Thalassemia Welfare Society and the Department of Pediatrics jointly organise the 9th National Thalassemia Conference at Swaran Jayanti Auditorium, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals Near Shivaji Stadium, New Delhi. Attending, Dr Androulla Eleftheriou, TIF Executive Director and Dr Michael Angastiniotis, TIF Medical Advisor.   Date: 24th & 25th November 2018 ...

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World Hepatitis Day 2018

World Hepatitis Day is celebrated every year on the 28 July and aims at raising awareness on the global burden of Hepatitis and influence real change. Thalassaemia patients, due to regular blood transfusions, are at increased risk of contracting Hepatitis B (HBV) and Hepatitis C (HCV) stressing the importance and ...

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World Blood Donor Day 2018

Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and ...

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World Haemophilia Day 2018

The World Haemophilia Day is celebrated every year on the 17 April. April 17, 2018 will mark the 28th World Hemophilia Day! This year’s theme is “SHARING KNOWLEDGE MAKES US STRONGER“. With this theme, the World Federation of Hemophilia will focus on the importance of sharing knowledge.    

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