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New Podcast Series Coming Soon

A 3-part series of personalized podcasts for the trainee, PhD, and hemostasis/thrombosis communities will provide invaluable information to help attendees make the most of the 2019 ASH Annual Meeting.

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Mini Review

Drs. Prajwal Boddu and Amer Zeidan discuss therapy-related myeloid disease after autoimmune illness.

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Popping the Bubble

Drs. Arnold and Teachey review a trial observing self-inactivating-lentiviral gene therapy in eight consecutive male infants newly diagnosed with X-linked severe combined immunodeficiency and no matched sibling donor.

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Current Issue

July/August 2019
Volume 16, Issue 4

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President's Column

Presidents Column - Kenneth AndersonProfessor and Chair of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Strength in Numbers: How ASH Plans for the Future
June 25, 2019

Dr. Silverstein stresses the important role different people, including staff, volunteers, and board and committee members, play in moving the Society forward and furthering its mission.

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  • CAR T-cell Therapy: An Update on Coverage and Reimbursement
    August 14, 2019

    ASH continues to advocate for adequate coverage and reimbursement for chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) therapy. In early August, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized policies impacting both reimbursement of and coverage for CAR-T therapy. The final Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) rule, published on August 2, and the final Decision Memo for CAR T-cell Therapy for Cancers, issued August 7.

  • 2018 ASH Advocacy Activities
    December 11, 2018

    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
    December 11, 2018

    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
    December 11, 2018

    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.

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