Information on Hemophilia for Partners
CDC works to prevent the complications of hemophilia and to improve the quality of life for people affected by the disorder. To help increase awareness, education, and research on hemophilia, we partner with many organizations.
American Society of Hematology
The American Society of Hematology (ASH) is the world’s largest professional society concerned with the causes and treatments of blood disorders. The mission of the Society is to further the understanding, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disorders affecting the blood, bone marrow, and the immunologic, hemostatic and vascular systems, by promoting research, clinical care, education, training, and advocacy in hematology.
National Hemophilia Foundation
The National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) is dedicated to finding better treatments and cures for bleeding and clotting disorders through education, advocacy, and research.
Hemophilia Federation of America
The Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) is a national nonprofit organization that assists and advocates for the bleeding disorders community.
American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network
American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (ATHN) is dedicated to advancing and improving the care of individuals affected by bleeding and thrombotic disorders.
World Federation of Hemophilia
The World Federation of Hemophilia (WHF) is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with hemophilia and related bleeding disorders.
CDC has brochures, fact sheets, and other educational tools that partners can view, print, and distribute.
World Hemophilia Day – April 17th
April 17th is World Hemophilia Day. This day is celebrated by hemophilia organizations around the world, and gives them an opportunity to increase awareness of hemophilia. It is a day for us to re-commit ourselves to continuing the fight to improve the quality of life of people with hemophilia around the world.
Visit the World Federation of Hemophilia Website for information and ideas for getting involved.