The Egyptian Thalassemia Association
The Egyptian Thalassemia Association was
established in 1990 to deliver quality comprehensive care to the
growing number of thalassemia patients in the Egypt. The Association
foresters a comprehensive program designed to provide primary
and tertiary care along with education, outreach, genetic
counseling, and psychosocial care to patients, their families and
those at risk for carrying the disease. Help in creating
Thalassemia centers in Cairo and other Egyptian Governorates. Member
of the TIF in 1992.
Members are the medical staff of our center together with doctors
and professor from other Egyptian centers - patients and their
parents - VIP persons. Chairman is Prof. Amal El-Beshlawy.
improved quality of life and survival to thalassemia patients and
their families in Egypt
Goals of ETA:
Increase the Doctors Awareness of Thalassemia in Egypt by
Lectures, Booklets, and Scientific Meetings.
Help in Creating Thalassemia Centers in CAIRO and other
Social and Medical Support to the Patients and their
Resources: Mainly donation
Personal and Non Governmental Organizations