hemo-logoTuesday, April 8th, Canad Inns HSC, Ambassador B.

Pizza/Salad Supper to start at 6 pm, lectures to start at 6:45 pm.

Adult program in the Executive Lounge, main floor

Children’s program remains in Ambassador B

We hope you can join us for an evening, “All About von Willebrand Disease”. The evening will begin in Ambassador B with a pizza and salad supper. It will be a chance to visit with other members, Dr. Rimmer, Dawn and Rose.

In the hallway, we will have the VwD resources we have in the office. Members will be able to take-away all the information they are interested in.

Adult Lectures (13 years and up)

Dr. Emily Rimmer, Hematologist with the adult program

  • VwD 101
  • What you need to communicate successfully with a Hematologist on-call
  • Success in the ER

Milena Pirnat, Chair Education Committee

  • On-line supports for people with VwD

Christine Keilback, ED CHS-MC

  • VwD Resources
  • Chapter Programs and Services

Milena Pirnat, CodeRouge Ambassador

  • CodeRouge; When Women Bleed Too Much

Children’s Program

Manitoba Bleeding Disorders Nurses, Dawn and Rose with Chapter volunteers, will talk to the children about spring activities and how to stay safe. They will go over nosebleeds and we have a hand-out to take home. We will have activities and games to keep the children busy. It will a great chance for kids to meet another child with VwD!

Members and non-members are welcome. Please register by email to info@hemophiliamb.ca or call the office at 204.775.8625.

Copy of Logo CSL Behring Corporate Table Sponsor

Thank you to CSL Behring for their financial support for this education event!