In order to improve the services provided to the patients generally in Iraq and especially on our center the national center of hematology in cooperation with WFH (World Federation of the hemophilia) has attended training course through teleconference on the Tuesday 27/2/2018.
Iraqi side was represented by Dr. Nidhal Karim, Engineer Mohamed Khaleel, and Chemical Walla Abbas.
Iraq has been represented by the National Center of Hematology and Basra Governorate. Iraq has thus become part of the 50 participating countries, which contain 200 hemophilia centers and treat about 10,000 patients.
The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) is an international, not-for-profit organization that provides global leadership to improve and sustain care for people with inherited bleeding disorders including hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, rare factor deficiencies, and inherited platelet disorders, around the world. The World Federation of Hemophilia is incorporated under the Canada Not-For-Profit Corporations
The WFH is launching an international, multi-center, and observational World Bleeding Disorders Registry (WBDR). This web-based registry will house encrypted, confidential hemophilia-related patient data from participating hemophilia treatment centers (HTC) around the world and will be used to advance the understanding of hemophilia worldwide. This registry aims to facilitate research by sharing data with the scientific community, allowing them to address important scientific and clinical issues.