Cutting Costs for CML Abroad

Cutting Costs for CML Abroad

By Ilana Yurkiewicz, MD “If you have to get cancer,” I once reassured a frightened patient, “CML [chronic myeloid leukemia] isn’t bad.” CML is truly one of our cancer success stories. The identification of a single genetic swap — BCR-ABL — and the development of...

Spotlight on Global Capacity Building

The Global Capacity-Building Showcase (Hall B, Level 2 [Orange County Convention Center] – map it ) is an annual meeting poster category designed to encourage international collaborations in the form of capacity-building programs in low- and middle-income...
Meaningful Outreach Knows No Borders

Meaningful Outreach Knows No Borders

Now entering its third cycle, the ASH Global Research Award was created especially for trainees and early- career investigators based in countries outside of the United States and Canada. It is intended to support these hematologists during the critical period between...

CRTI Expands to Serve Trainees in Asia-Pacific Region

The ASH Clinical Research Training Institute (CRTI) has the goal of improving the training of clinicians in patient-oriented clinical research. With the growth of the program, there has been ongoing interest in disseminating the training program to areas outside of...

ASH Newborn Screening Initiative and Consortium

In an effort to raise awareness of sickle cell disease (SCD) globally by partnering with international organizations to expand SCD-focused education, ASH is exploring the development of a Consortium of African countries to address newborn screening for SCD. The...