Submit an abstract for the 56th ASH Annual Meeting. The deadline to submit abstracts is August 5, 2014, 11:59 p.m. (PDT).
Urge Congress to find a balanced approach to deficit reduction that does not involve further cuts to biomedical research
The abstract submission site is now open for the 56th ASH Annual Meeting. The deadline to submit abstracts is August 5, 2014, 11:59 p.m. (PDT).
Advance registration for the ASH® Meeting on Lymphoma Biology is now open through August 7.
Advance registration for the ASH® State-of-the-Art Symposium is now open through September 1.
Urge Congress to find a balanced approach to deficit reduction that does not involve further cuts to biomedical research.
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The 2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule
proposes payment rates and related policies. The ASH summary focuses on
issues of interest to hematologists, including potential future payment changes
to chemotherapy, changes to the ASH performance measures used in PQRS, and
changes to way local coverage determinations are made for laboratory tests.
Following its May 19 meeting in Washington, DC, the ASH Committee on Practice visited more than thirty congressional offices to advocate for patient access to affordable drugs, as well as for repeal of the current Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula and reform of Medicare payment for physician services.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) yesterday announced that its resubmission policy has changed. Effective immediately, researchers whose grant applications are unsuccessful may submit the same idea as a new and unassociated application for the next appropriate due date.
Following its April 8 meeting in Washington, DC, the ASH Committee on Government Affairs visited nearly 40 congressional offices on April 9 to explain to Members of Congress and their staff the impact that cuts in funding to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has on research to find cures and treatments for patients with serious hematologic diseases and the need to continue to support and invest in federal biomedical research funding.
(WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014) - The American Society of Hematology (ASH) will honor Michael DeBaun, MD, MPH, of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and Robert P. Hebbel, MD, of the University of Minnesota Medical School with the 2014 Ernest Beutler Lecture and Prize for their significant research advances in the area of sickle cell disease.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) today announced that it will recognize Geraldine P. Schechter, MD, of the Washington Veterans Affairs Medical Center and George Washington University, and Timothy Springer, PhD, of Harvard Medical School, with the 2014 Henry M. Stratton Medal for their seminal contributions in the areas of clinical hematology and basic hematology research, respectively.
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) will
present the Society’s highest honor, the 2014 Wallace H. Coulter Award for
Lifetime Achievement in Hematology, to Kanti R. Rai, MD, of the Hofstra North
Shore-Long Island Jewish (LIJ) School of Medicine for his 50-year career
combining landmark clinical leukemia research, steadfast commitment to
education and mentoring, and exceptional patient care.
The American Society of Hematology will present
the 2014 William Dameshek Prize to Scott Armstrong, MD, PhD, of Memorial Sloan
Kettering Cancer Center for his exceptional work in leukemia research and
cancer stem cell biology.
Dr. Gilbert White chronicles his involvement in the HIV and HCV epidemics that devastated the hemophilia population in the 1980s, highlighting the power of science and the resilience of patients, physicians, and scientists, who faced adversity and triumphed.
It's not to early to plan to attend the annual meeting. Read about what's in store for this year's program.
Dr. Lisa Hicks reviews the ASH Choosing Wisely initiative and summarizes the ongoing aims of the ASH Choosing Wisely Task Force.
If you have visited the ASH website in the past few weeks you may have noticed some significant changes. A new site design was launched on April 4, as part of a multi-year effort to upgrade the Society’s technology platforms.
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