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Registration Extended for 2019 CAF Patient-Family Conference

June 12, 2019 – CAF is extending cut-off of registration for the Patient-Family Conference from midnight (Eastern time) on Wed., June 12 to midnight (Eastern) on Friday, June 14. We have also arranged for an extension of registering a hotel room under our special rate. If you plan to attend the Conference (whether staying at […]

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2019 CAF Patient-Family Conference on July 12-14

March 4, 2019 – Registration for the 2019 CAF Patient-Family Conference is now open. The Conference will take place from July 12-14 in San Francisco, CA. Please note that the agenda is not ready, but those who are interested on registering for the Conference and their hotel rooms may do so now. Visit the following […]

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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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