Costa Rica

News from Central America and Caribbean

2021-04-05T20:12:17+02:00April 5, 2021|Central America and Caribbean, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, HAEi News, Panama, Puerto Rico|

I participated in an interview with Dr. Olga Barrera in Panama for a national newspaper to highlight HAE patients’ situation in the country. In Puerto Rico, I have had several communications with Dr. Rafael Zaragoza, representatives of pharmaceutical companies, lawmakers, and legislative advisers about the reconsideration of the law that would give HAE patients [...]

News from Caribbean and Central America

2020-12-21T12:51:29+02:00December 21, 2020|Central America and Caribbean, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, HAEi News, Panama|

From Regional Patient Advocate Javier Santana During the month of December, we are hosting another webinar in Spanish with Dr. Rafael Zaragoza on HAE and COVID-19 in order to update the HAE community from the region on the latest medical information. We expect this event will be well attended. We are also excited that [...]

News from Costa Rica

2020-04-11T13:21:51+02:00April 11, 2020|Costa Rica|

From Regional Patient Advocate Javier Santana: I have held discussions with a pharma company from Costa Rica who wishes to introduce a generic HAE treatment to Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. The company is currently engaged in discussions with doctors in these countries. The first National Forum of Rare Diseases in Costa Rica was held [...]

News from Caribbean and Central America

2020-04-07T15:38:05+02:00April 7, 2020|Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, HAEi News, Panama|

From Regional Patient Advocate Javier Santana I have held discussions with a pharma company from Costa Rica who wishes to introduce a generic HAE treatment to Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. The company is currently engaged in discussions with doctors in these countries. A European citizen will be temporarily relocating to El Salvador to participate [...]

News from Costa Rica

2019-10-11T23:00:01+02:00October 11, 2019|Costa Rica|

Costa Rica has also opened a website under the HAEi umbrella - please visit https://costarica.haei.org. An HAE knowledgeable hospital has been added to the map of Costa Rica - please see https://haei.org/location/hospital-san-jose-costa-rica.

News from Costa Rica

2019-07-16T17:52:00+02:00April 9, 2019|Costa Rica|

From Regional Patient Advocate Javier Santana: In February 2019 HAE Costa Rica held the first conference on HAE in the Medical Faculty of the University of Costa Rica. Attendees and speakers included medical professors, Costa Rican allergist specialists, HAE patients, government representatives, as well as medical students. During the event, several patients described their experiences [...]

Costa Rica

2020-10-21T09:32:10+02:00February 11, 2019|

HAE COSTA RICA Asociación de Angioedema Hereditario Costa Rica Costa Rica  ·  Central America and Caribbean On this page we have pulled together presently available information relevant for HAE patients and caregivers in Costa Rica. HAE online in Costa Rica [...]