News 2017

Youth and Junior Membership

The Society is fortunate that the children and teenagers who attend our conferences and events play an active and vital role in the organisation now and hopefully in the future. Giving the children and teenagers an opportunity to become members Read more >

Spring Magazine and Annual Report

  Our Spring magazine and Annual Report 2016 has been sent out in the post to all our members. We hope you enjoy the read! To view PDF versions of each publication please see below. I.H.S. Spring 2017 Magazine Annual Read more >

Mother & Daughter(s) Overnight

Dates: Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th June, 2017. We are pleased to announce details of our first Mother & Daughter(s) Overnight, which will take place on the 24th & 25th June, 2017 in Lilliput Adventure Centre in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath. Read more >

Ageing Conference 2017

We are now living in a time where the first generation of people with haemophilia will have to confront the challenges of ageing. Many people with haemophilia can expect to live beyond their 70th or even 80th year. This is Read more >

Father & Son(s) Overnight

  Dates: Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May, 2017. Venue: Lilliput Adventure Centre   We are pleased to announce details of our first father & son(s) overnight, which will take place over the weekend of 6th & 7th May, 2017 Read more >

AGM & Conference 2017 – Photos

Many thanks to everyone who attended our AGM & Conference 2017. We have uploaded photos from the weekend of our children’s groups, adult sessions and Gala dinner. Click here to view photos.  

Information Meetings – New Haemophilia B Treatment

  Following a recent tender/procurement process undertaken by the Haemophilia Product Selection Board (which includes both haemophilia doctors and the Society), the recombinant factor IX coagulation factor concentrate used for the treatment of factor IX deficiency will be changed from Read more >

Hepatitis C Open Conference

  Date: Saturday 13th May 2017 Venue: Castleknock Hotel, Castleknock, Dublin 15 This one‐day conference, (organised by the Irish Haemophilia Society) will be an opportunity for people with Hepatitis C, to receive updates on treatment, how to access treatment and Read more >

Presentations from the I.H.S. AGM and Conference, 2017

Here are some of the presentations from our AGM and Conference that took place over the weekend of the 3rd – 5th March, 2017. I.H.S. History: 1968 to 1982 AN UPDATE ON HAEMOPHILIA CARE VIETNAM: WHAT IS THE G.A.P PROGRAMME? Read more >

Clinical Trials

Gene Therapy The National Coagulation Centre (NCC) will be holding special clinics this month to offer blood tests to people with severe factor IX deficiency to assess their suitability for possible inclusion in a Gene Therapy clinical trial. Special clinics Read more >

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