Today Scientific Seminar On “Updated Diagnostic & Management of Thalassemia”

Today Scientific Seminar On “Updated Diagnostic & Management of Thalassemia”

Scientific Seminar On “Updated Diagnostic & Management of Thalassemia” 

A scientific seminar on “Updated Diagnostic & Management of Thalassemia” would likely focus on the latest advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of thalassemia, a genetic blood disorder characterized by abnormal hemoglobin production.

Key topics that might be covered in such a seminar could include:

Molecular diagnostics: Discussion on advanced techniques for identifying genetic mutations associated with thalassemia, such as PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) and DNA sequencing.

Prenatal screening: Review of methods for detecting thalassemia in unborn babies, including fetal DNA analysis and prenatal genetic testing.

New therapeutic approaches: Presentation of emerging treatments for thalassemia, such as gene therapy, stem cell transplantation, and novel drug therapies aimed at managing symptoms and improving quality of life.

Clinical management guidelines: Overview of updated guidelines for managing thalassemia patients, including strategies for blood transfusion therapy, iron chelation therapy, and supportive care measures.

Patient perspectives: Insights from individuals living with thalassemia and their families, highlighting the challenges they face and the importance of comprehensive care and support services.

Public health initiatives: Discussion on public health interventions aimed at preventing thalassemia through carrier screening programs, genetic counseling, and community education efforts.

Such a seminar would likely attract hematologists, geneticists, pediatricians, laboratory scientists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with thalassemia. It would provide an opportunity for interdisciplinary collaboration, knowledge sharing, and networking among experts in the field.


Venue: Alauddin Chinese & Fastfood Restaurant                                                                                                               

 Udayan Mor, Chapainawabgang.

Date: Sunday, 29th October 2023                                                                                 

Time: 8:00 pm 

Organised by Bangladesh Medical Association Chapainawabganj.