American Society of Hematology

ASH is the leader in representing the interests of scientists and clinicians working in the field of hematology on Capitol Hill and within federal agencies concerned with the study and treatment of blood-related diseases.

  • Urge Your Members of Congress to Support Medical Research Funding

    After partisan disputes about “policy riders,” ranging from the defunding of Planned Parenthood to changes to the President’s refugee resettlement program due to the current situation with ISIS/L and Syria, Congress finally reached an agreement in mid-December to fund federal programs and agencies, including the National Institutes of Health (NIH), through the remainder of fiscal year (FY) 2016.

  • ASH is Working with State Level Coalitions to Pass Oral Chemotherapy Parity Legislation

    Over 40 states have already passed cancer drug coverage parity legislation and ASH is now working with three additional state level coalitions to ensure that patients in these states also have equitable coverage for oral and IV anti-cancer treatments.

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