News and updates
15th Annual Sickle Cell and Thalassemia & 1st EHA European Sickle Cell Conferenc...
October 26-31, 2020 | Virtual Global Conference
EHA-EBMT 3rd European CAR T-cell Meeting (Virtual)
Dates: February 4-6, 2021
Celebrating the International Day of Women & Girls in Science
"We (women) need to empower ourselves, learn to be confident and understand that are many ways of being a successful researcher and leader. But to make this possible we need institutions and research associations to help us by providing secure networks, structures and resources that help in boosting this change.” - Dr Alba Maiques-Diaz (Spain).
T2EVOLVE: breakthrough alliance boosting Europe to the forefront of cancer immun...
T2EVOLVE is a new breakthrough alliance of academic and industry leaders in cancer immunotherapy under the European Union's Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI). The key objective of T2EVOLVE is to accelerate development and increase awareness and access of cancer patients to immunotherapy with immune cells that harbor a genetically engineered T cell receptor (TCR) or synthetic chimeric antigen receptor (CAR). Simultaneously, T2EVOLVE aims to provide guidance on sustainable integration of these treatment into the EU healthcare system.
Report VIRTUAL EHA-SWG Scientific Meeting on Immunotherapy
This scientific meeting was organized together with the EHA Scientific Working Group on Immune Therapies for Hematological Disorders.
3rd Highlights of Past EHA (HOPE) in 2020 focused on Latin America a success!
November 13, 2020
EHA has joined the European Cancer Organisation - a perfect match on objectives ...
The European Hematology Association (EHA) has joined the European Cancer Organisation, a not-for-profit federation of organizations working in cancer at the European level. EHA’s membership application was approved by the General Assembly of the European Cancer Organisation on November 18, 2020.
Meet Willem Fibbe, our volunteer of the month
Professor Willem E. Fibbe has been involved in EHA over a period of twenty years, starting as counselor from 2000-2004. From 2007-2009 he served as President of EHA and spent ten years as a member of the EHA Board. He has recently joined several committees including the Nomination Committee, Research Committee and the Governance Committee. Meet Prof Fibbe and learn about what he does and why he has been volunteering at EHA through all these years.
Strategic Partnership: EBMT and EHA aim to position Europe in the lead of the gl...
Strategic Partnership: EBMT and EHA aim to position Europe in the lead of the global cellular therapy field with the new GoCART coalition
Starting this November: EHA Guidelines Workshops!
EHA has initiated a series of online workshops dedicated to guidelines (produced or endorsed by EHA) for diagnosis and treatment of hematologic diseases.
Highlights of Past EHA (HOPE) Asia 2020
This second edition of HOPE Asia was presented together with the Sri Lanka College of Haematologists (SLCH) on October 16 and 17, 2020. HOPE Asia 2020 was originally planned in Colombo, but due to governmental restrictions this meeting was made fully virtual.
Highlights of Past EHA (HOPE) EMEA 2020
In the second weekend of October, EHA and the Turkish Society of Hematology (TSH) kicked-off the very first virtual HOPE meeting. The meeting was attended by more than 300 attendees from Turkey, the Middle East, North Africa and the Balkan (EMEA) region, in total 34 countries were represented.
Meet Shai Izraeli, our volunteer of the month
Professor Shai Izraeli been involved in EHA since 2006 and has been a member of several Committees at EHA ever since. He is currently the EHA Treasurer, a member of the Executive Board, and the incoming Chair of the Research Committee. Meet Prof Izraeli and learn about what he does and why he has been volunteering for EHA for all these years.
Reducing bureaucracy in clinical trials: now is the time!
Excessive administrative demands lead to rising costs and complexity, stagnation of clinical research in Europe, fewer academic clinical trials and limited access to innovative treatments.
Meet Achille Iolascon, our Volunteer of the Month
I serve the EHA as chairman of the Study working group on “Red cells and iron” since June 2014. It was a very fruitful and exciting period.