Commemorating Completion of 1200 Transplants at AFBMTC/NIBMT

Feb 2022

Dear friends and colleagues,

On behalf of the ASH live Review Pakistan; Highlights of ASH 2020, Organizing Committee we look forward to welcoming you to join this historical event. This event is the first American Society of Hematology (ASH) approved conference in this part of the world.

This Scientific Programme will offer a collection of studies describing latest advances in hematology and cutting-edge educational sessions with world experts. The conference will provide a unique opportunity to share local data , real world experiences and challenges of developing world. The conference is organized by Armed Forces Bone Marrow Transplant Centre (AFBMTC)/National institute of Blood and Marrow Transplant (NIBMT). Located in Rawalpindi, Punjab and established in 2001, AFBMTC/NIBMT is the only dedicated transplant centre of the country. With capability of performing more than 150 allogeneic transplants/year, AFBMTC/NIBMT is also the only centre of Pakistan to have a cellular therapy programme and inhouse mesenchymal stem cell culture facility since 2015.

This conference also provides you chance to explore Pakistan, one of the Forbes preferred tourist destination in 2020 and the land of nature and adventure.

We are delighted to welcome our friends and participants from all over the world to the ASH Live Review Pakistan: Highlights of ASH 2020. We hope that this conference will increase knowledge, skill, networking with new friends and colleagues and, last but not least, to enjoy the Pakistani culture.

Qamar un nisa Chaudhry – General Chairperson

Khurram Bilal Tariq – Programme Chairperson

Parvez Ahmed – Co-chairperson

Syed Kamran Mahmood – Co-chairperson

Raheel Iftikhar – Secretory