Paradigm Shift in the Management of Polycythemia Vera
Dr. Haifa Kathrin Al-Ali
Senior Physician, Department of Hematology/Oncology
University of Leipzig, Germany
Dr. Haifa Kathrin Al-Ali is an Associate Professor in the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University Hospital of Halle, Germany. Dr. Al-Ali trained at Baghdad University, Iraq, where she obtained her first degree in Medicine and Surgery in 1987, and a doctoral degree in Internal Medicine in 1995. From 1999 to 2016, Dr. Al-Ali worked in the Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology at the University Hospital of Leipzig, Germany. After her specialization in hematology, she worked as a Senior Consultant in 2005. Since August 2016, she has held the post of Senior Consultant at the University Hospital of Halle.
Dr. Al-Ali’s main interest is myeloid malignancies (MPN, AML, MDS) and allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. She has an extensive publication history, with articles published in such prestigious journals as The New England Journal of Medicine, Blood, the Journal of Clinical Oncology and Leukemia. She has also presented abstracts at many international congresses, including meetings of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), the European Hematology Association (EHA), and the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT).
Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm (light refreshments will be available)
Location: St. Paul’s Hospital, Hurlburt Auditorium
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