European Hematology Association

Highlights of Past EHA



Highlights of Past EHA - HOPE Dubai 2016

Dates: November 24 – 26, 2016
Location: Dubai, UAE
Chairs: R Foà, M Qari

EHA-HOPE, short for Highlights of Past EHA, is a new concept of collaborative meetings which was organized by EHA in partnership with regional and national societies in the Middle East. EHA-HOPE Dubai 2016 aimed to bring the key messages from various fields of hematology of the 21st Congress of EHA to the Middle East. As such the meeting provided a summary of the most important education and scientific sessions of the EHA Congress relevant to the needs of the local hematologist. 

The full program of sessions, speakers and presentations can be found here.

Congress objectives

Participants of EHA-HOPE Dubai 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 the medical industry.
The HOPE Dubai program covered a variety of topics from the 21st Congress of EHA and included a special workshop on multiple myeloma organized by key leaders in their fields of hematology.

Target group

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 21st Congress of EHA.


The meeting took place at the Conrad Dubai.
Sheikh Zayed Road
Dubai, UAE

Key dates

Dates Deadlines
July 1, 2016Online registration
October 22, 2016Deadline abstract submission
October 22, 2016Deadline travel grant application
November 18, 2016Online registration closes
November 24-26, 2016EHA-HOPE Dubai 2016

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 21st Congress of EHA to the Middle East, and contribute to the advancement of hematology education and science in the region:

Premium Collaborating Partner

Pan-Arab Hematology Association


Major Collaborating Partners

Turkish Society of Hematology

Egyptian Society of Haematology Research

Saudi Society of Hematology


Emirates Society of Haematology & Emirates Medical Association

Sponsor opportunities

This meeting was supported by:

Major-Level Partner


Conference Partner & Satellite Organizer

Conference Supporter

For sponsor opportunities, click here.

Certificate of Attendance

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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: