News and Events

August 2, 2017

Event: Trivia Night 26th August 2017

A fun-filled trivia night organised by Double Eagle Golf Club In support of Thalassaemia and Sickle Cell Australia at: 7pm, Saturday 26th August 2017 Saints Anargiri […]
July 29, 2017

Why are only some viruses transmissible by blood and how are they actually spread?

The Conversation – 28th July 2017  By David Griffin and Thomas Schulz Since the 1980s, most of us have been aware we need to be careful […]
July 27, 2017

What can go wrong in the blood? A brief overview of bleeding, clotting and cancer

The Conversation – 26th July 2017 By Maher Gandhi and Huyen Tran While blood is essential for human life, there are many things that can go […]
July 25, 2017

Monash Health Invitation: Farewell to Professor Don Bowden

Please join us to celebrate the wonderful contribution and achievements of Professor Don Bowden upon his retirement. 2:30 – 4pm, Wednesday 9 August Seminar Room 2 […]
June 12, 2017

Month on, no end to thalassaemics’ agony

  By Aparna Banerji 10th June – Tribune News Service – Jalandha, India A month after as many as 35 patients of thalassaemia at the local […]
May 26, 2017

Time for a national policy on thalassaemia

Afshan Yasmeen 7th May 2017 – The Hindu As the number of thalassaemics grows in India, a prevention and control programme is nowhere in sight Unlike […]
May 15, 2017

Greetings from the Coordinator of Thalassaemia Society of NSW

“Dia Dhuit” from Cyril, Dia Dhuit is Gaelic for “hello”. Gaelic is one of the national languages of Ireland, and is my place of origin, but […]
May 8, 2017

8th May 2017 – International Thalassaemia Day Message

TASCS Australia would like to announce on this important day for all thalassaemia patients, that our Society still seeks to endeavour to continue advocating for the […]
March 31, 2017

TASCS AUSTRALIA VISITS JULIA BANKS

On Wednesday 22nd February 2017, TASCS Australia’s Community Liaison, Mr Vasilios Manavas had the opportunity to visit the office of Julia Banks. Mrs Banks is the […]