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Thalassaemia & Sickle Cell Awareness Seminar

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The Australian Intercultural Society (AIS) in partnership with the Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Australia

Thalassaemia & Sickle Cell Awareness Seminar.

Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Anaemia are one of the most common inherited or genetic blood disorders in the world. Around 1 in 20 people worldwide are a carrier, and is particularly prevalent among people from the following regions

Mediterranean & Eastern EuropeAlbania, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Italy, Greece, Malta, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Spain & Turkey

Middle East & Northern Africa - Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria & Tunisia,

TranscaucasianArmenia, Azerbaijan & Georgia,

Asia – Mainly southern countries including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam,

& most parts of Africa (namely Western, Central & Eastern parts of Africa)

You may be in this category ! If you would like to know more about the disorder and what you need to do about it come along and listen to our expert and hear real life testimonies on how to deal with it.

“Thalassaemia & Sickle Cell Awareness Seminar”
Date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Finger food offered from 6pm. Prompt start at 6:45pm)

Venue: AIS Office, Ground Floor, 441 St Kilda Road, Melbourne

A light meal with coffee and tea will be offered. If you have any special dietary needs, please let us know when you register for the event.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us on 03 9867 2248 or info@intercultural.org.au.

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