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Written by Marg Sutherland, health educator.

The quotes in this resource were contributed by Australians with a bleeding disorder or who carry the gene. We thank them for their generosity in sharing their experiences.

Australia/New Zealand Haemophilia Social Workers’ and Counsellors’ Group: Dr Moana Harlen, Leonie Mudge, Loretta Riley.
Australian Haemophilia Centre Directors’ Organisation: Dr Chris Barnes, Dr Stephanie P'ng.
Australian Haemophilia Nurses’ Group: Susan Dalkie, Janine Furmedge, Joanna McCosker, Megan Walsh.
Haemophilia Foundation Australia: Sharon Caris, Kassy Drummond, Suzanne O'Callaghan, Hannah Opeskin. 
HFA Women’s Consumer Review Group (individuals not listed for privacy reasons).
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers: Josh Mennen and Kim Shaw, Principals. 


Date last reviewed: 27 September 2018