Patient-Family Conference

Presentations from 2018 CAF Patient-Family Conference

August 17, 2018 – CAF is pleased to make available slides from many of the presentations given at the 2018 Patient-Family Conference held July 6-8, 2018 in Atlanta, GA. PDFs of the presentations may be accessed by clicking on the links below. Fertility and Pregnancy in Thalassemia Cardiac Monitoring in Thalassemia Chelation Overview Patient Outreach and […]

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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Taking Appointments During Week of CAF Patient-Family Conference

April 16, 2018 – If you plan to attend the CAF Patient-Family Conference in Atlanta this July 6-8 and would like to undergo a Comprehensive Care Evaluation at the nearby Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) Thalassemia Treatment Center, please call to schedule an appointment: Returning Patients: 404-785-3522 New Patients: 404-785-3519 Note: Both pediatric and adult […]

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Registration Now Open for 2018 Patient-Family Conference

March 26, 2018 – Registration is now open for CAF’s 2018 Patient-Family Conference!  This year’s Conference will be held from July 6-8 at the Westin Atlanta Airport Hotel in Atlanta, GA.  The 2018 Patient-Family Conference is a unique opportunity for U.S. individuals with thalassemia and their family members (parents, siblings, spouses, etc.)  to meet other […]

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Slides from 2017 Patient-Family Conference

August 4, 2017 – CAF is pleased to make available slides from many of the presentations from the 2017 Patient-Family Conference held July 7-9, 2017 in Hyattsville MD. PDFs of the presentations may be accessed by clicking on the links below. Please mark your calendars for July 6-8, 2018, the dates for the 2018 Patient-Family […]

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CAF Announces Dates for 2018 Patient-Family Conference in Atlanta, GA

August 1, 2017 – CAF is happy to announce the dates for our 2018 Patient-Family Conference, to be held in Atlanta, Georgia from July 6-8. We will share additional details as they become available. We hope you will be able to join us next year! Update: Register now at www.docbw.com/meet/caf/.

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Photo Gallery for 2017 Patient-Family Conference

July 19, 2017- The 2017 CAF Patient-Family Conference was a true success, with a record-breaking attendance of over 300 members of the U.S. thalassemia community. This annual Conference provides up-to-date information on thalassemia treatment, and gives members of the thalassemia community an opportunity to get to know each other and share experiences. Browse the gallery […]

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Registration Now Open for 2017 Patient-Family Conference

March 27, 2017 – Registration is now open for CAF’s 2017 Patient-Family Conference!  This year’s Conference will be held from July  7-9 at the College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference in Hyattsville, MD.  The 2017 Patient-Family Conference is a unique opportunity for U.S. individuals with thalassemia and their family members (parents, siblings, spouses, etc.)  to meet other […]

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Slides from 2016 Patient-Family Conference

August 29, 2016 – This year’s Patient-Family Conference was a notable success, with much valuable information presented over the course of the two days. CAF is pleased to make available in pdf form some of the information presented at the Conference. In order to download the pdfs, click on the title of each presentation (below). Nutrition for […]

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Registration Is Open for 2016 Patient-Family Conference!

March 7, 2016 – Registration is now open for CAF’s 2016 Patient-Family Conference!  For 2016, this always-anticipated annual event will be held July  8-10 at the Hilton San Diego Mission Valley in San Diego, CA.  Entitled “Reaching New Heights,” the 2016 Conference is a unique opportunity for U.S. individuals with thalassemia and their family members (parents, […]

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