Information on Hemophilia for Partners

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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.

Our Partners

American Society of Hematologyexternal icon
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 Foundationexternal icon
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 Americaexternal icon
The Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA) is a national nonprofit organization that assists and advocates for the bleeding disorders community.

American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Networkexternal icon
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 Hemophiliaexternal icon
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.

Free Materials

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 Websiteexternal icon for information and ideas for getting involved.

External Partners Group at the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

The External Partners Group is a coalition of government and private sector organizations who work together to enhance the mission and activities of the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities. If you would like to become a partner and receive the newsletter, email updates, and other information, please visit the External Partners Group websiteexternal icon.