Year: 2017

October Conference

We will start off the weekend with registration and an informal buffet dinner on Friday evening. The programme for the weekend will include a mothers and fathers workshop and a session on new developments in haemophilia treatment in simple English and some interactive workshops. Instead of finishing at 1pm on Sunday, we will continue until …

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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 Report 2016    

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 very reassuring and a testament to the improvement in comprehensive care and the availability of …

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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 Benefix to an Extended Half-Life factor IX concentrate called Alprolix for all people with factor …

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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 what happens after treatment. THERE IS NO CHARGE TO ATTEND THIS CONFERENCE BUT REGISTRATION IS …

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