Happy #ThankfulThursday! This Thursday, we are thankful for Kelly. Kelly is personally connected to WPCNHF because her 7-year-old son, Jaxon, has Severe Type A Hemophilia. She has been involved with the Chapter for six years participating in programs and raising critical funds for our annual Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk. Last year, Kelly held a fundraiser
WPCNHF provides this current list of scholarships for general information purposes only. Prospective candidates will need to check with the individual sponsor or administrator of a given scholarship program for more details on specific criteria or procedures for submitting an application. Scholarships are listed based on application deadline. Teen Impact Awards and the Adam Lynch
Meet our Advocacy Ambassadors Mason, Heather, and Marty. Their first experience advocating for the community took place in 2013 when they joined the Chapter for Harrisburg Day. They decided to join our advocacy efforts in order to give back to those who helped and supported them when Mason was first diagnosed with Factor X Deficiency
It’s Thursday, and you know what that means! For #ThankfulThursday we want to say thank you to Chris. He has been a member of our chapter since he was about 18 years old. Chris and his 9-year-old daughter are both diagnosed with Hemophilia B. He made it a priority to connect with other individuals living
If you have questions, do not hesitate to call the Center at any time. The Hemophilia Center of Western PA can be reached at 412-209-7280.
Prior to Washington Days, I wasn’t typically involved in the Bleeding Disorder Community and felt as though I ought to contribute to the movement. My high school required service hours for graduation, and I saw this event as a unique opportunity toward advancing advocacy on behalf of all members of the Bleeding Disorder Community. As
Gettin’ in the Game Junior National Championship 2020 Download the application here: Gettin’ in the Game JNC application 2020 CSL Behring will be hosting the 2020 Gettin’ in the Game℠ Junior National Championship the weekend of November 6-8, 2020, in Phoenix, Arizona. This will be CSL Behring’s 19th annual national competition. Chapters throughout the U.S.
Effective Monday, March 16 the WPCNHF Office will be closed to the public and chapter staff will be working remotely. We are taking this action in accordance with the guidance from public health experts to limit contact through social distancing. The offices will be closed but chapter staff will still be answering calls and voicemails,
In an effort to make decisions with the well being of our community and patients in mind, we have continued to monitor the rapidly changing information surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak; including guidelines from federal, state, and local authorities. We have decided to postpone or cancel the following events: March 21- Education Day is Postponed
In an effort to make decisions with your safety and well being in mind, we have continued to monitor the rapidly changing information surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak; including guidelines from federal, state, and local authorities. Our main presenter and a number of industry partners scheduled to speak and exhibit at our upcoming Education Day