American Society of Hematology

ASH, the world's largest professional society concerned with the causes and treatments of blood disorders, regularly issues press releases highlighting clinical and research advances announced at the ASH annual meeting and published in Blood, as well as releases and statements on breaking policy news affecting the field of hematology.

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Latest Press Releases

  • Join ASH at the March for Science! Apr 18, 2017

    Join ASH at the March for Science!  Science has no political agenda but gives us the tools to find the truths about our world, helping us to implement informed policies that enrich our communities. That’s why we have joined 24 of our fellow medical societies in stating our su

  • Medical Groups Unite in Support of Science Apr 17, 2017

    As the world's leading organizations representing clinicians, laboratory researchers, and physician-scientists committed to improving patient care, we support the March for Science and its nonpartisan call for the appreciation of scientific evidence, education, and investment. Science has no political agenda but gives us the tools to find the truths about our world and then implement informed policies to enrich our communities.

  • ASH Awards $750k to Preserve Promising Biomedical Research Apr 06, 2017

    In 2012, the American Society of Hematology (ASH) committed to preserving blood disease research threatened by federal budget cuts to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) by establishing the ASH Bridge Grant Program. Today, ASH announced the names of five investigators whose research has been awarded $150,000 as part of the eighth round of ASH Bridge Grants.

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