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HAEi Webinar Brief about HAE and COVID-19 vaccine

2021-01-13T10:00:27+01:00January 13, 2021|COVID-19, HAEi News|

“Have no fear. Take the vaccine.” That is, in short, the main message from HAEi’s Chief Medical Advisor Prof. Marcus Maurer, during an interview with HAEi’s President and CEO Tony Castaldo. Prof. Maurer says that there are no medical or scientific concerns preventing people with HAE from getting the COVID-19 vaccine. HAEi recommends that [...]

News from China

2020-12-28T12:13:30+01:00December 28, 2020|China, East & Southeast Asia|

From HAE China Winner of seed fund: April 2020, the first public benefit innovation competition for rare diseases was officially launched. Through online courses, an offline entrepreneurship camp and project supervision, rare disease organizations are helped to improve their overall operation ability, incubate high-quality, innovative projects and provide financial support. The bottom line is [...]

News from Austria

2021-01-19T15:34:08+01:00December 28, 2020|Austria|

From President Adelheid Huemer, HAE Austria 2020 has given us a lot of new challenges, and no real face to face meetings are possible. Therefore, 27 November 2020 HAE Austria went virtual and hosted the webinar “My good life with HAE” for its members. Prof. Dr. Marcus Maurer from Charité in Berlin, Germany spoke about [...]

News from Australia and New Zealand

2020-12-28T12:08:32+01:00December 28, 2020|Australia, Australia/Oceania, New Zealand|

From CEO Fiona Wardman, HAE Australasia: HAE Australasia held a webinar for patients and carers in New Zealand with Dr. Karen Lindsay, Dr. Hilary Longhurst for physicians and research updates. The webinar was recorded and has been uploaded to our YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/DsdKUdTDHJQ. One of our younger HAE patients from Perth, Western Australia, has [...]

News from USA

2020-12-28T11:58:07+01:00December 28, 2020|North America, United States of America|

From Patient Advocate/Social Media Manager Ianice Viel, US HAEA HAE Research: The US HAEA continues to sponsor, produce, and disseminate scientific information that leads to better care for people with HAE. Some of our recently completed projects are highlighted below. Hereditary Angioedema Primer: The US HAEA joined forces with the prestigious medical journal Allergy [...]

News from South Korea

2020-12-28T11:42:42+01:00December 28, 2020|East & Southeast Asia, South Korea|

HAE Korea took a meaningful first step as a non-profit, voluntary organization on 7 November 2020 after a year of activities, starting with its first meeting of friends on 9 November 2019. We elected vice-chairman and general secretary and delivered emergency medical cards for Korean patients. The meeting that took place on the 31st [...]

News from Russia

2020-12-28T11:40:53+01:00December 28, 2020|Central Asia, Russia, Uncategorized|

From Chairman Elena Bezbozhnaya, HAE Russia During the challenging time of the COVID-19 pandemic, HAE Russia keeps in touch with patients and supports its members through all available means. In the fall, we have ensured several important events, both online and offline. In early September, when the coronavirus rate slowed down, the School of [...]

News from Canada

2020-12-28T11:33:27+01:00December 28, 2020|Canada, North America|

From the HAE Canada Team We are kicking off this update with an exciting announcement: Canada now has a representative on the HAE International Youth Advisory Group. We would like to formally introduce Jacob Collins, who lives on Canada’s west coast, in beautiful British Columbia. We are thrilled a Canadian will help this fantastic [...]