The Thalassaemia Association of University Hospital, Kuala Lumpur (THASUH) was officially registered with The Registrar of Society on 9th March, 2000.|
THASUH is committed to achieve the following goals and objectives;
Provide moral support to all persons with thalassaemia and their families to overcome their emotional and psychological problems. Acceptance and understanding of the disorder is the first step towards improving their wellbeing.
Seek the best management care for all persons with thalassaemia. Families and Medical personnel must ensure treatment is complied with, difficult and uncomfortable as it may be to use the pump and desferal.
Diseminate the latest medical information on thalassaemia to members and their families. Promote public awareness of the disorder through educational programmes on the availability of diagnosis and genetic counselling.
Encourage the public to support activities organised to improve th quality of life for persons with thalassaemia e.g. blood donation campaigns, donation of infusion pumps and desferal etc.