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  • 2018 ASH Advocacy Activities

    ASH continues to increase its efforts to expand and enhance the Society’s reach. NIH funding, efforts to ensure patient access to drugs, and sickle cell disease were top priorities on ASH’s advocacy agenda in 2018.

  • 2018 ASH Advocacy Efforts Related to Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Trait

    ASH continues to invest in and explore the important actions needed to make a significant difference in sickle cell disease (SCD) access to care, research, and global issues. Learn about the major advocacy-related initiatives undertaken by ASH in 2018.

  • 2018 ASH Advocacy Efforts to Ensure Patient Access to Care

    In 2018, ASH worked to ensure patient access to care through a number of methods including ensuring drug access, pain management-related issues, and the Affordable Care Act.

  • 2018 Physician Payment Advocacy Highlights

    In 2018, ASH commented on numerous rules and regulations proposed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), which impact physician payment. ASH is actively involved in various advisory committees and also continues to engage with lawmakers on Capitol Hill.

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  • Real World Data on CAR T-Cell Recipients: Are We There Yet?

    Drs. Marcelo Pasquini and Miguel-Angel Perales discuss the history and significance of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR), a decades-old outcomes database for hematopoietic cell transplantation that has expanded its infrastructure to capture data on cellular immunotherapies.

  • Attack of the Clones: CHIP in the Clinic

    In this No Data Zone piece, Drs. Rafael Bejar and Mikkael Sekeres discuss CHIP in aging patients, with next steps for real-world treatment strategies.

  • 60th ASH Annual Meeting Wrap-up: A Game Changer in San Diego

    2018 ASH News Daily Editor-in-Chief Dr. Mehdi Hamadani recaps the 60th ASH Annual Meeting which took place this past December 1-4, in San Diego.

  • The Cure Sickle Cell Initiative

    Dr. Edward Benz provides some background on the discovery of sickle cell disease and development of the Cure Sickle Cell Initiative. Dr. Ify Osunkwo adds further perspective on the significance of this initiative.

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