The objective of the EAHAD Research Grants is to foster pre-clinical and clinical research collaborations in Europe and to support scientific projects aimed at improving the care of patients with inherited and acquired bleeding disorders.
All scientists and healthcare providers working in the field of inherited and acquired bleeding disorders in Europe may apply (consult list of eligible countries here: http://www.euro.who.int/en/countries).
The grant application cycle runs from July to October of each year and winners are announced at the annual EAHAD Congress in February.
2018 Research Grants
Application Deadline: 1 October 2017
Call for applications is now closed. Winner(s) will be announced during the 2018 EAHAD Congress.
Johan Boender, MD | Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
“Does ADAMTS13 influence the bleeding phenotype in von Willebrand disease?”
Project duration: April 2017-March 2018
Grant amount: €47,950
Mid-term progress report (Nov 2017): The projects is progressing as scheduled and the first results will be presented as a poster at EAHAD 2018.
Roberta Palla, PhD | Fondazione Luigi Villa, Angelo Bianchi Bonomi Haemophilia and Thrombosis Centre, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
“High throughput analysis of antibody binding profiles in previously untreated patients with severe haemophilia A”
Project duration: April 2017-March 2019
Grant amount: €50,000