Cuba 2 project

Decentralisation of comprehensive care to two centres in Eastern Cuba

Partner institution
Instituto de Hematología e Immunologia (IHI), Habana

Represented by
Prof. José M. Ballester Santovenia, Director, MD and Dr Dunia Castillo, MD

2 years, Q3 2016 – Q3 2018



  • Further decentralise comprehensive care to two provinces in the East
  • Update guidelines and educational material for patients, relatives and HCPs
  • Organise educational courses and practical training sessions for HCPs
  • Train patients and promote the exchange amongst them
  • Improve the Haemostasis Laboratory in IHI for haemophilia
  • Update and improve national patient registry.

Connecting care across Cuba

Dr Dunia Castillo and her team extend their remarkable commitment to new areas of Cuba.

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Partner with NNHF

NNHF funds and supports projects in developing countries to improve access to care for people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders.

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