Annual General Meeting and Education Day

Robert A. Steen Community Center, 980 Palmerston Ave., Wpg. MB

Saturday, April 21, 2012

To register, please call the Chapter office

at 775-8625

 or email by Wednesday, April 18th


Annual General Meeting 9:30 am to 11:30 am Fireside Room

President’s Report – Cory Prestayko, President

Chapter Financial Report and Approval of 2012 Budget – Bill Featherstone, Treasurer

Committee Reports

Election of Board of Directors 2012-2013

Award Program

Lunch 11:30 am to 12:30 pm – Lower Level Catered by Gala Chef Mary Jane Feeke  


Children’s Program 10:30 am to 3:30 pm Lower Level (lunch break at 11:30 am)

The Children’s program will be run by Chapter volunteers:

Games and Crafts

Bleeding Disorders Jeopardy

Chillin with Matthew and Kathy

Interactive Workshop on Coagulation hosted by Chapter member, Shawn Sadler

Outside Activities


Afternoon Speakers 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm Fireside Room

Each presentation will be 20 minutes long with 5 minutes for questions

Bayer HealthCare – What is on the horizon at Bayer, Dr. Jan North

Baxter BioScience – What is on the horizon at Baxter, Dr. Walid Shammas

Passport to Well Being – Charting Your Course, Nurse Coordinator, Dawn Zawadski

The Provincial Blood Programs Office’s Role in Monitoring Blood Product Usage, Susan Turnbull, Analyst, Manitoba Health

The Women’s Health Clinic, Tanya Jonasson, Heath Educator Women’s Health Clinic

Transitioning from the Pediatric Program to the Adult Program, Dr. Don Houston