The Thalassemia International Federations (TIF) will host the Thalassemia International Federation World Congress 2013 from the 20 – 23, October 2013 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The 13th International Conference on Thalassemia & Hemoglobinopathies is a four day event that is expected to attract over 1,500 participants from various parts of the world and will feature a comprehensive scientific program covering all aspects of prevention, management, and care of thalassemia and other blood diseases in an enriching educational experience. In addition, the congress will include a medical exhibition and a unique social and cultural program designed for visitors to experience the Arabian hospitality of the UAE.
A panel of highly renowned international and regional keynote speakers will present on the latest developments in the prevention, management and care of Thalassemia and sickle cell disease. Doctors and nurses from Cure2Children will also attend this mega event on thalassemia this October at Abu Dhabi.
We are very happy to hear that our abstracts submitted for presentation during this event have been accepted by the scientific committee of TIF. Details of abstracts are as below.
1) “Increasing access to cure for thalassemia: review of infectious complications in 88 thalassemia matched-related bone marrow transplants performed without positive pressure room or centralized HEPA filtration”
2) “Serum Zinc Levels of Thalassemia Patients in Comparison to Their Siblings”
Submitted by: Dr Mohamed El Missiry, Cure2Children medical team
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