ABOUT PATH 2015
We are pleased to announce the First Pan Arab Thalassaemia & Haemoglobinopathies Conference (PATH-2015); organized by the Emirates Society of Haematology; under the auspices of HH Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan Humanitarian & Scientific Foundation (SBKF) and the Sultan Bin Khalifa International Thalassemia Award (SITA).
The scientific agenda will include in-depth scientific program covering a range of sub-specialty areas in Thalassaemia & Haemoglobinopathies. Furthermore, this important event will be preceded by the second term of SITA Award Ceremony, to honor individuals and group efforts who have made substantial contributions in the field of Thalassaemia & Haemoglobinopathies”.
The Emirates Society of Haematology (ESH) was formed in 2005 and formally recognised by the Emirates Medical Association in 2009. The society works towards improvements in the specialty of haematology. It also aims to foster and nurture links among specialists within UAE, the GCC region and internationally. Regular meetings are conducted with the aim of improving quality of care among patients afflicted with medical conditions prevalent in the country. The society determines the needs for training among its members through its continuing medical education programs. It is also working on developing and introducing a structured post-graduate education in haematology. In the short time since its inception, the society is proud to have organised a large number of educational activities and initiated the Haemophiliac Support Group.
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
The PATH 2015 Scientific Committee invites the potential authors worldwide to submit their abstracts to be presented as oral or poster presentations. Abstracts will be reviewed, and accepted submissions will be published in the Conference proceedings. Submissions are accepted online.
Abstract submission is now CLOSED.
His Highness Sultan Bin Khalifa al Nahyan International Thalassemia Award was launched to recognise individuals and organisations who have tirelessly and selflessly dedicated their efforts to improve the quality of life of patients with thalassemia. The second term of the SITA Award will be held in conjunction with the Pan Arab Thalassaemia and Haemoglobinopathies Conference 2015. To submit nominations for the awards, please the icon below.
- 30th Aug 2015 | 1st Early bird registration deadline
- 31st Aug 2015 | Abstract submission deadline
- 12th Oct 2015 | Notification to first author for abstract
- 22nd Oct 2015 | Registration deadline for presenters
- 22nd Oct 2015 | Final program available on the website
- 25th Oct 2015 | CME announced
WHO WILL ATTEND?
- Healthcare professionals/ medical specialists/ Nurses/ Residents/ Medical Students
- Academics/ researchers
- Policy-makers at national, and regional level
- Medical Industry
PATH 2015 will take place at the Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.