Join Us for the Zoomposium on COVID-19 and Iron

The European Iron Club will be hosting a free-to-attend Zoomposium on COVID-19 and Iron on September 8, 2020.

If you would like to attend, please register by replying to

Please provide the following details: Name, Organization, Role.

A zoom link will then be email to you on September 7, 2020.

Programme: COVID-19 and Iron Zoomposium

September 8, 2020 | Starts 11:00 a.m. (UK time) 12:00 p.m. Noon (CEST)

11:00 a.m. (UK) / Noon (CEST)
Hal Drakesmith / Akshay Shay (Oxford)

Welcome and introduction - with a primer on iron homeostasis and COVID-19 endpoints

11:10 a.m. (UK)
Martina Muckenthaler / Uta Merle (Heidelberg)

Hypoferremia predicts hospitalization and oxygen demand in COVID-19 patients

11:40 a.m. (UK)
Guenter Weiss (Innsbruck)

Prevalence and predictive value of functional iron deficiency and anemia in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Heinz Zoller (Innsbruck)
Title TBC

12:10 p.m. (UK)
10 minute break

12:20 p.m. (UK)
Elena Corradini (Modena) / Fabiana Busti (Verona)

Italian experiences on iron & COVID-19

12:50 p.m. (UK)
Hal Drakesmith / Akshay Shah (Oxford)

Hypoferraemia, hypoxaemia and the immune response to COVID-19

1:20 p.m. (UK)
Heinz Zoller / Benedikt Shaefer / Hal Drakesmith

COVID - 19 Iron data sharing: Aims and methods

1:50 p.m. (UK)
Summing up, meeting ends

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Last updated: 08-06-2020