For hae day :-) 2020, the South Korean HAE organization held its regular meeting as well as a celebration of the awareness day. The event took place at the Songseok Welfare Foundation in Seoul and was attended by 15 patients and guardians as well as eight officials from the foundation. The program began with [...]
From Regional Patient Advocate Fiona Wardman: The first of its kind patient meeting was held in Seoul, South Korea on 9 November 2019 with presentations from Korean doctors and patients, and HAE International. Following the meeting a patient group was formed. The group already has a website up and running at https://haekorea.haei.org/.
The 83rd member of the HAE International family is South Korea. The patient organization HAE Korea has just been established – and we have three HAE knowledgeable physicians and two HAE knowledgeable hospitals on the map. Have a look at https://haei.org/hae-member-countries/south-korea.
From Chief Regional Patient Advocate Fiona Wardman: A date has been set for the first patient “meet and greet” in Seoul. HAEi has previously met with Korean doctors, the Korean Organization for Rare Diseases (KORD), and industry partners in Seoul. We again look forward to visiting Korea in November to meet with patients and their carers.