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Updates on policy or legislative changes that impact all of us, and how ASH and its various committees are working for you

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ASH Sickle Cell Initiative Wins Top ASAE Prize, ASH-a-Palooza 2019 Announced, and more

ASH Sickle Cell Disease Initiative Wins Top ASAE Prize The American Society of Hematology (ASH) is proud to have been named a 2019 Power of...
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ASH Backs Palliative Blood Transfusions During Hospice Care, Announces 2019 Honorific and Mentor Award...

ASH Backs the Use of Palliative Blood Transfusions During Hospice Care for Symptom Improvement The American Society of Hematology (ASH) has announced its support...
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New ASH Congressional Fellow, Accepting Submissions for 2019 ASH Annual Meeting, and more

Next ASH Congressional Fellow Is Bound for Capitol Hill Zachary Kiser, PhD, has been selected by the American Society of Hematology (ASH) to be the...
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2020 Brings New Editor-in-Chief for ASH Clinical News, and more

Learn About Legislation and Health Policy from the ASH Advocacy Leadership Institute! This October marks the ninth annual ASH Advocacy Leadership Institute (ALI): An opportunity...
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Seventh Edition of ASH-SAP Coming Soon, CDC Responds to ASH’s Concerns About Opioid Guidelines

CDC Clarifies Opioid Prescribing Guideline at Urging of Hematology and Oncology GroupsHematologists, especially sickle cell disease (SCD) specialists, are welcoming a recent clarification from...
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ASH Expands Global Initiative, Awards Research Award to Minority Scholar

ASH Expands Global Initiative With Research Award for Hematologists Outside North America  The American Society of Hematology (ASH) Global Research Award was established in 2018...
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ASH Recommends Changes to Continuing Board Certification, and more

ASH Recommends Changes to Continuing Board Certification In December 2018, a commission appointed by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) and other entities released...
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An Advocacy Win for Sickle Cell Disease

An Advocacy Win for Sickle Cell Disease As part of a multifaceted initiative to address the burden of sickle cell disease (SCD) in the U.S....
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ASH Recognizes Choosing Wisely Champions, Scholar Award Winners, and more

Recognizing Champions of Waste Reduction ASH recognized three Choosing Wisely® Champions during the 2018 annual meeting in San Diego. Choosing Wisely, an initiative of the American...
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ASH Announces New Executive Committee Members, Hosts MDS+AML MATTER Education Program, and more

And The Winners Are … ASH has announced the election of four new members to its Executive Committee for terms beginning after the 2018 ASH...
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September 2019 Volume 5 Issue 11

September 2019, Volume 5, Issue 11

This issue explores politics in the exam room, demystifies proteomic analysis in hematology, and more.