Background & Aims
The Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand (HSANZ) came into
being in 1998 after the amalgamation of the Haematology Society of Australia
and the New Zealand Society for Haematology.
The aims of HSANZ are to:
- Promote, foster, develop and assist the study and application of information
concerning haematology in all its aspects.
- Promote improved standards, interest and research in all aspects
- Encourage, stimulate and foster interest haematology amongst other
interested persons including regional and international bodies.
- Provide opportunities for meeting others in related fields of interest
and discussing matters of common interest.
- Encourage, assist and to arrange for scientists practitioners and
others to visit Australia in order to promote scientific communication
in the field of haematology.
- Encourage, assist and arrange for scientists practitioners and others
to travel abroad and promote scientific communication in the field of
The Memorandum of HSANZ describes in detail
the purposes or "objects" of the Society.