European Hematology Association

Highlights of Past EHA

Cairo Egypt September 14-15 2017


Highlights of Past EHA - HOPE Cairo 2017

 September 14 - 15, 2017
Location: Cairo, Egypt
Prof Azza Kamel, Secretary General, Egyptian Society of Hematology and Research (ESHR)
Prof Amal El-Beshlawy, Vice President, Egyptian Society of Hematology and Research (ESHR)
Prof John Gribben, President elect, European Hematology Association (EHA)
Prof Mohamad Qari, President, Pan Arab Hematology Association (PAHA)

Prof Azza Kamel, President Egyptian Society of Hematology and Research (ESHR)
Prof John Gribben, President elect European Hematology Association (EHA)
Prof Mohammed Qari, President Pan Arab Hematology Association

Online registration has closed! Click here to visit the registration webpage for more information.

EHA-HOPE, short for Highlights of Past EHA, is a concept of collaborative meetings, organized by EHA. This year the meeting will take place in Cairo, Egypt, in partnership with regional and national societies in the Middle East and North Africa. EHA-HOPE Cairo 2017 aims to bring the key messages from various fields of hematology of the 22nd Congress of EHA to the Middle East and North Africa. As such the meeting provides a summary of the most important education and scientific sessions of the EHA Congress relevant to the needs of the local hematologist.

Congress objectives

Participants of EHA-HOPE Cairo will be able to:

  • Enhance their knowledge of evidence-based approaches on diagnosis and treatment for hematologic diseases.
  • Access the latest results on clinical and translational research in hematologic disorders.
  • Be updated on emerging innovative techniques, diagnostic tools and risk-assessment strategies in hematology and its subspecialties.
  • Communicate, collaborate and network with colleagues and representatives of a large international audience from the medical industry.


The HOPE Cairo program covers a variety of topics from the 22nd Congress of EHA by key leaders in their fields and includes session on Red Cells, Stem Cells, Acute and Chronic Leukemias and Laboratory Hematology. In addition, during a poster session the work from regional hematologists will be presented and discussed with attendees and faculty.

For the full meeting program, click here.

Target Audience

Physicians, clinicians, basic researchers, biologists, trainees, medical students and pharmaceutical companies in the Middle East interested in the broad field of hematology, specifically those who could not attend the 22nd Congress of EHA.


Online registration has closed.

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Abstract submission

Abstract submission has closed. Submitting authors will be informed of the allocation before August 31.

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The meeting will take place in the Conrad Cairo hotel:
1191 Corniche El Nil, 11221
Cairo, Egypt

Key dates

Dates Deadlines
June 9, 2017Online registration
July 1, 2017Start abstract submission
August 15, 2017Deadline abstract submission
August 31, 2017Early registration fee deadline
September 5, 2017Online registration closes
September 14-15, 2017Highlights of Past EHA - HOPE Cairo 2017

Partner acknowlegement

EHA would like to thank the following regional and national partners for their collaborationg and for supporting us in realizing our educational goal of bringing the key messages from various fields of hematology of the 22nd Congress of EHA to the Middle East and North Africa, and contribute to the advancement of hematology education and science in the region:

Pan-Arab Hematology Association Egyptian Society of Haematology Research
Saudi Society of Hematology Turkish Society of Hematology

Sponsor acknowledgement

This meeting is supported by:

Major level partner

Conference partner

Conference contributor

Satellite organizer

Sponsor opportunities

For sponsor opportunities, click here.

EBAH CME Accreditation

Continuing Medical Education (CME) is widely accepted as a means to encourage individual practitioners to maintain and develop professional knowledge and skills keeping up-to-date with latest developments within the field. The meeting will be accredited by the EBAH system. Participants of this meeting are eligible to receive one Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit point for every hour of accredited activity from the EBAH system.

For question regarding the accreditation of the CME points, please contact

This program is part of the Outreach Program that is generously supported by: