The Plasma Protein Therapeutics Association (PPTA) notes with sadness the passing of John W. Walsh, Co-founder and Director Emeritus of the Alpha-1 Foundation.
"John's leadership and dedication improved the lives of people affected by Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency around the world," said PPTA President and CEO, Jan M. Bult.
PPTA is thankful for John's work and offers its condolences to his family and friends.
PPTA Proudly Supports World Hemophilia Day 2017 +
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The 2017 Plasma Protein Forum will be held Tuesday, June 13 - Wednesday, June 14 at the Washington Marriott Georgetown in Washington, D.C.
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The Hilfenhaus Award conferred to Prof. Farkas at the IPPC 2017 +
The 2017 Hilfenhaus Award was bestowed to Professor Henriette Farkas, MD, Ph.D., DSc, during IPPC 2017 for her work related to treating those suffering from Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) and working to improve treatments and patients’ quality of life. She is professor of allergology and clinical immunology at the Hungarian Angioedema Center at Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary.Read More