The Lebanese Society of Hematology and Blood Transfusion (LSH)
It's a professional organization and registered in the Lebanese Order of Physicians, representing Hematologist and Blood Bank Directors.
It was founded in 1969.
Currently the Society has some 72 members.
Its annual meeting is held in October of every year and has attracted nearly 500 attendees.
The objects for which the Society was established are: to advance the practice and study of Hematology and Blood Transfusion and to facilitate contact between persons interested in these fields.
Cooperation with MOH and LOP for providing Guidelines and try to unify the practice of hematology through the country
Analyzing and adjusting the coding system with SS, COOP, MOH and others
The board of LSH is elected every 2 years and it is actually composed of:
|President ||Dr. Hanadi Samaha |
|President Elect ||Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim |
|General Secretary ||Dr. Colette Hanna |
|Treasurer ||Dr. Claudia Djambas Khayat |
|Member ||Dr. Ali Taher |
Dr. Adlette Inati Khoriaty
Dr. Oussama Safar
Past Presidents for the last 37 years:
- Dr. Miguel Abboud 2013-2014
- Dr. Peter Noun 2011-2012
- Dr. Ali Taher 2009-2010
- Dr. Ali Bazarbachi 2007- 2008
- Dr. Oussama Jradi 2005-2006
- Dr. Ali Taher 2003-2004
- Dr. Nizar Bitar 2001-2002
- Dr. Daad Gholmieh 1998-2000
- Dr. Ziad Salem 1996-1997
- Dr. Roger Neaman 1994-1995
- Dr. Salim Firizli 1974-1993