Haemophilia B Info Meetings

Haemophilia B Info Meetings (Cork & Dublin)

With so many new developments in the pipeline, in relation to haemophilia B, we are pleased to inform you that we have organised the following meetings:

Dublin – Wednesday 12th September at 6.30pm in the I.H.S. Office

Cork – Tuesday 18th September at 6.30pm in the Kingsley Hotel, Cork

These meetings will be free of charge to attend.

The programme (see below) will include some very interesting sessions and will give members the opportunity to learn all about these new developments in the treatment of haemophilia B.

We would strongly encourage you to make every effort to attend one of these meetings.

If you would like to attend, please R.S.V.P. by contacting Julia in the office on 01 6579900 or info@haemophilia.ie, or you can book your place online, here.


6.15pm to 6.30pm Arrival and refreshments

6.30pm to 7.30pm Haemophilia B: A clinical update

Topics which will be covered include switchover to extended half-life treatments, new extended half-life products and developments, novel therapies and gene therapy.

Dr. Niamh O’Connell, National Coagulation Centre, St. James’s Hospital. (Dublin meeting)
Dr. Cleona Duggan, Cork University Hospital. (Cork meeting)

7.30pm to 8.00pm Haemophilia A versus B (The clinical difference)

Mr. Jamie O’Hara, MSc, Director, HCD Economics Ltd., UK

8.00pm to 8.30pm Haemophilia B: Quality of life

Mr. Brian O’Mahony, Chief Executive, I.H.S.