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“Big Relief in a Small Pack” – FWGBD in the News!

WGBD LAN member, Dr. Julie Jaffray, highlighted the impact of FWGBD on the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read how CHLA addresses period poverty among…

Anticoagulation Forum Webinar – Health Disparities in PAD: What to Know as an Anticoagulation Provider

Health Disparities in PAD: What to Know as an Anticoagulation ProviderHosted by the Anticoagulation ForumWednesday | September 21, 2022 | 3:00pm ET In recognition of…

ACOG Response to Recent Court Decisions in Texas and Idaho

Today ACOG released a statement in response to the recent court decisions in Texas and Idaho. FWGBD agrees with ACOG and echoes that, "Blocking physicians…

NHF Webinar: VWD and Iron Deficiency

Dr. Bethany Samuelson Bannow (WGBD LAN) of the Oregon Health and Science University will be presenting VWD and Iron Deficiency as a part of NHF’s…

FWGBD Supports Recent ACOG Statement Regarding Women’s Health

Yesterday, ACOG (American College of Obestricians and Gynecologists) released a statement on the decision from the United States Supreme Court in the case of Dobbs v. Jackson…

FWGBD Supports ASH “Right to Maternal Health Care in Hematology” Policy

At this time, we would like to express our support of and share American Society of Hematology's "The Right to Maternal Health Care in Hematology"…

New patient resource available

Developed by healthcare professionals, people living with bleeding disorders, and caregivers, Know Your Flow: A Guide to Periods When You Have a Bleeding Disorder, is an informational…

Webinar: Rare Bleeding Disorders During Pregnancy

FWGBD’s next webinar will be held on Tuesday, June 14, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. ET (11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CT, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. MT, 9:00-10:00 a.m.…

Case Conversation: An Update on Pediatric Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP)

In our next Case Conversation program on Tuesday, May 24th, from 12:00-1:00 p.m. ET (11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CT, 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. MT, 9:00-10:00 a.m.…

Grant Opportunities: FWGBD Offers 2022 Research Awards

The Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders Research Awards provide financial support for qualified fellows or junior attending/junior faculty pursuing clinical, translational, or basic research in…

FWGBD 2022: Registration Now Open!

Join FWGBD at its second biennial educational conference for professionals dedicated to the care and support of women and girls with blood disorders. The FWGBD…

ISTH Academy Webinar: Thromboembolism in Females

Join both Dr. Lakshmi Srivaths and Dr. Bethany Samuelson Bannow for their upcoming Webinar: Throboembolism in Females. During the live program, they discuss the following: Thromboembolism…

NASPAG Webinar: Fertility Preservation: Optimizing Outcomes, 1/13 at 8 pm ET

Dr. Leslie Appiah of the University of Colorado will be presenting at NASPAG's upcoming Fertility Preservation: Optimizing Outcomes webinar on January 13 from 8-9 pm ET.…

Congratulations to Dr. Roshni Kulkarni, Winner of the Coalition for Hemophilia B’s 2022 Eternal Spirit Award

Our congratulations to Dr. Roshni Kulkarni, FWGBD Co-Founder and Board Member, for her selection as the 2022 Coalition for Hemophilia B's Eternal Spirit Award winner. Dr.…

MAC Member Dr. Michael Paidas Develops Novel COVID-19 Therapeutic

Two University of Miami researchers, including MAC member Dr. Michael Paidas, have developed a novel therapeutic called Spikenet that acts as a net to block…