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2nd Biennial Australasian
QIMR Brisbane 6 & 7 August 2016
the future of iron overload
- connecting research to life
Planning for the 2nd Biennial Australasian Haemochromatosis Conference is well underway. The conference will be held at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, Brisbane on the weekend of 6 -7 August. Speakers We now have two international keynote speakers and a strong line up of Australian experts confirmed as speakers. Professor John Crowe from […]
Approximately 85,000 Australians have or will develop iron overload due to a genetic fault in the HFE gene; however the vast majority of these people will have only moderately elevated levels of iron.
Mi-iron is a research study which aims to measure the effect of reducing moderate iron overload back to the normal range in people with haemochromatosis and to determine whether it is necessary to do this.
Haemochromatosis Australia is proud to announce the date and venue for the next biennial haemochromatosis conference. The conference will be held at the QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, Brisbane on Saturday and Sunday 6 & 7 August 2016. The theme of the conference will be ‘the future of haemochromatosis: linking research and life’. The […]
Haemochromatosis Australia is pleased to announce that the first Victorian Haemochromatosis HealthPathway has now been released for Melbourne. This adds to a number of Haemochromatosis HealthPathways already published or under development in NSW and ACT. Congratulations to HealthPathways Melbourne. Haemochromatosis Australia is assisting and encouraging Medicare Locals in other areas to include haemochromatosis in their […]
Haemochromatosis Australia website now provides a link to the website Patient Opinion. This service is independent of Haemochromatosis Australia and our website. The link is at http://haemochromatosis.org.au/patient-opinion/ How does Patient Opinion work? Members of the public can anonymously post a story (positive or negative) on the Patient Opinion website about a local health service, or about health […]