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Midterm Focus Meeting on Non-Malignant Diseases [Virtual Meeting]

Arjan Lankester, Régis Peffault de Latour, Selim Corbacioglu, Hilda Mekelenkamp

General Information

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Dear colleagues,

Considering the global COVID-19 pandemic and its extensive worldwide impact, the EBMT is very happy to announce the upcoming 1st Virtual EBMT Midterm Focus Meeting on Non-Malignant Diseases that will be held from the 8th to 10th of July 2020.

The general aim of the meeting is to provide, for each topic covered a general session on the currently accepted standard of care for each disorder together with nurse specific topics.

This virtual event will cover several topics such as sickle cell disease, Fanconi anemia and DBA; immune dysregulation, non SCID PIDs, inherited metabolic disorders, complications and outcomes, overlap of bone marrow failure and PID, and thalassemia, as well as a special keynote lecture on hemochromatosis and iron metabolism.

The faculty includes key experts and represents the leaders in their respective fields.

We invite you all to attend this exciting meeting and encourage all the participants to connect from the 3rd of July  to watch the pre-recorded presentations and send in your questions. During the live sessions, from 8th to 10th of July, you will have some answers and enjoy a discussion on each topic. All presentations will be available on-demand for a month after the event.


Arjan Lankester - IEWP Chair

Régis Peffault de Latour – SAAWP Chair

Selim Corbacioglu- PDWP Chair

Hilda Mekelenkamp – Nurses Group Representative

John Murray – Nurses Group President



Due to the current situation about the Covid-19 pandemic, exceptionally we invite all the interested stakeholders to register free of charge.

If you are not part of EBMT yet, please consider becoming a member. For more information visit this page.

All participants are invited to watch the lectures on-demand available from the 3rd of July. All live sessions will be referred to the video content.The content of the meeting will be available on demand until the 2nd of August 2020. 

If you have any questions, please contact:

Certificate of Attendance

After the virtual event, you will receive an email with a short survey to evaluate the course. After the survey is completed, you will be able to download the certificate of attendance. Please note that only participants who attend the live sessions during the virtual meeting will receive the certificate of attendance.


Please click the document above to download the Preliminary Scientific Programme.

All the live sessions have been scheduled in Central European Time. 

EBAH-CME Accreditation

We are pleased to announce that the live sessions of this educational course will be accredited by the EBAH-CME credits system.

After the meeting, an updated attendance list will be uploaded to the EBAH-CME website. Only attendees to the live sessions will be able to get the CME points.

If you don’t have an EBAH-CME account, we recommend you create one by clicking here.

If after 15 days after the event you do not have your EBAH-CME credits  in your account, please contact the EBMT Educational Unit at

The Exhibition Area of the Midterm Focus Meeting on Non-Malignant Diseases will be available until the 2nd of August, 2020.

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