An association dedicated to advancing the care of patients with diseases of hematopoietic and lymphoid tissues

The EA4HP is a professional non-profit organisation which aims to increase and disseminate haematopathological knowledge.



The European Association for Haematopathology is a professional association whose aim is to study diseases of the haematopoietic and lymphoid systems and to promote the exchange and dissemination of knowledge concerning the diagnosis and treatment of these diseases.

About EA4HP

The EA4HP was founded in 1988 in Geneva and has since been active in organizing bi-annual meetings and workshops for its members and many other interested professionals. Educational workshops and meetings have been supported all over the world.

The EA4HP association members are...

  • Hematopathologists
  • General pathologists with a special interest in hematopathology
  • Residents and fellows in hematopathology
  • Immunologists
  • Molecular biologists
  • Cytogeneticists

…and researchers with many other backgrounds who together create a lively community for discussions and exchange of ideas.

The EA4HP not only has members from all over Europe, but also many members from Asia, North, South and Central America, Africa and the Middle East and Australia and New Zealand.


To Study - To Exchange Knowledge -
To Connect

The European Association for Haematopathology is committed to improving haematopathology knowledge and raising the standards of education, research and clinical practice.


The EA4HP has over 670 members from over 65 different countries

Working Groups

The EA4HP has several working groups


The EA4HP aims to provide valuable resources for your daily practice

Young EA4HP

Meet early-career pathologists and scientists in the Young EA4HP community

2 yearly conference

The 21th meeting of the European Association for Haematopathology will be in Florence, Italy

David Y Mason Award

This award wants to foster the interest of young researchers for Haematopathology

Meet the EA4HP
board members and officers

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Prof. dr. med. Stefan Dirnhofer

Pathologist, University Hospital, Basel – Switzerland

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Prof. dr Maurilio Ponzoni
President Elect

Pathologist, Università Vita-Salute, San Raffaele – Italy

Leticia Quintanilla-Fend 2020
Prof. dr. Leticia Quintanilla-Fend
Past President

Pathologist, University Hospital, Tübingen – Germany

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Prof. dr. Birgitta Sander

Pathologist, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm – Sweden

John Goodlad 2020
Dr John Goodlad
Scientific/Meeting Secretary

Pathologist, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde, Glasgow United Kingdom

Join the Young EA4HP

if you are interested in a network that allows young professionals in the field of hematopathology to connect with each other, expand their knowledge and share experiences


Add a vacancy to the Job Board

Do you have a vacancy? Then it can be placed on the EA4HP website. The costs for this are from € 225,-. For this amount, your vacancy will remain visible on the website for 30 days and the members will be informed by email (via the bi-weekly bulletin). Look further for more benefits.


30 days

Vacancy 1 month

  • Job posting within: 24 Hours
  • Monthly newsletter: No
  • Banner on homepage: No


60 days

Vacancy 2 months

  • Job posting within: 24 Hours
  • Monthly newsletter: Yes
  • Banner on homepage: No


90 days

Vacancy 3 months

  • Job posting within: 24 Hours
  • Monthly newsletter: Yes
  • Banner on homepage: Yes
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P.O. Box 557 2300 AN Leiden

Email: [email protected]
Phone: +31 71 519 1033
The secretariat is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm