SWG Educational Activities

The group on “ Red cells and Iron” have two main meeting :

1) The first is during the annual Congress of EHA and is composed by a meeting of the SWG discussing affair and research projects  and a Session during the Congress.

During the last Meeting: The 23rd EHA Congress in Stockholm

Session Type: Satellite Symposium

Agios - New Horizons in Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency: Diagnosis, Burden of Disease and Emerging Treatment Options

WSG of the group “ Red Cells and Iron”:

Chair: A. Iolascon, University of Naples

  • Van Wijck R: New measure for RBCs deformability
  • F Carlomagno: Iron deposits and erythropoiesis
  • L Garcon: Stomotocytosis new treatment

Quick update on current studies:

  • Russo R.: Update on the registries of rare anemia
  • Roy N.: NGS and rare anemias
  • Del Mar M.: State of art of EuroBloodNet

Scientific Working Group – Heme metabolism defects

Chair: A Iolascon (I)
Tolosano (I): FLVCR and heme metabolism
JJ Chen (USA): HRI and Heme regulation
Sardh (SE): Update on porphirias

2) The second is the specific meeting of our SWG

The group also had a meeting in Barcelona (Spain)

February 2-4, 2017
RED CELLS from basic science to clinics
RED CELL MEMBRANE DEFECTS IN OMIC ERA

All the details concerning this meeting are available in the EHA web site, click here.

Next meeting will take place on November 7-9, 2019. Location: TBD

Erythropoiesis defects: from basic science to clinical case application