By Michal Rutkowski, Regional Patient Advocate for Central and Eastern Europe, Gulf Region & Middle East: The penultimate weekend of October 2019 saw the largest gathering of the year of the HAE International Central Eastern Europe community. As has become the tradition, the capital city of Poland hosted for the fourth consecutive time the annual regional advocacy event, dedicated to [...]
An HAE knowledgeable physician in Astana, Kazakhstan has been added to the HAE International map. Further information can be found at https://haei.org/location/physician-astana-kazakhstan.
From Regional Patient Advocate Michal Rutkowski: I plan to participate in the Immunology Conference in Astana on 5-6 October 2019 dedicated to health care professionals, where a separate HAE track will be organized. I work closely with Sergey Morozov from HAE Kazakhstan to enable organizing patients meeting during the conference dates.
The HAEi Central Eastern European region is a massive one consisting of 12 countries with a population close to 300 million people – and with only around 15 per cent of all HAE patients diagnosed. Therefore, this region requires an individual approach and hands-on assistance in activities related to advocacy, gaining access to and [...]