No 192 December 2015

In this issue

The 17th Australian & New Zealand Conference on haemophilia and related bleeding disorders was a great success. It was attended…

Have you ever wanted to be daring and take on a challenge? Or do something that’s a bit scary? Or…

From the HFA and National Blood Authority MyABDR Team WHAT’S NEW? A new version of the MyABDR app was released…

Time is running out for many people with hepatitis C and bleeding disorders. On 30 September 2015, Haemophilia Foundation Australia…

World AIDS Day is marked internationally on 1 December. This is a time to raise awareness in the wider community…

HANNAH OPESKIN AND SUZANNE O'CALLAGHAN Hannah Opeskin is Health Promotion Officer and Suzanne O’Callaghan is Policy Research and Education Manager,…

For the fourth year a group of cyclists led by Dr Simon McRae and Andrew Atkins will ride as Team.Factor…

HANNAH OPESKIN Hannah Opeskin is Health Promotion Officer, Haemophilia Foundation Australia 2015 AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND CONFERENCE Almost 25 young…

2015 marked the 17th Australian & New Zealand Conference on Haemophilia and Related Bleeding Disorders held on the Gold Coast….

The staff and Council of HFA wish you the very best for a safe and happy festive season! Thank you…

World Haemophilia Day 17 April 2016 www.wfh.org/whd wfh 2016 WORLD CONGRESS 24-28 July 2016 – Orlando, USA World Federation of…

GAVIN FINKELSTEIN Gavin Finkelstein is President, Haemophilia Foundation Australia 2015 CONFERENCE We had an excellent Conference on the Gold Coast….

Photo right: Ann Roberts receiving her Life Governorship from Jenny Ross and Gavin Finkelstein SHARON CARIS Sharon Caris is Executive…

Photo right: The Australian Haemophilia Nurses Group 2015 Robyn Shoemark Robyn Shoemark is Clinical Nurse Consultant, Haemophilia – the Children’s…

Photo right: Carolyn Arnold discussing a team approach to pain management CAMERON CRAMEY Cameron Cramey is the Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist…

Sarah Elliott’s report is abridged from her article titled ‘Managing your headspace’ in Bloodline, vol. 43, no. 3, November 2015,…

SUZANNE O'CALLAGHAN Suzanne O'Callaghan is Policy Research and Education Manager, Haemophilia Foundation Australia Women bleed too Chair: Joanna McCosker Managing…

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