Upcoming Events

Advocacy Empowerment Forum

February 22: 8:30AM - 2:30PM

Crowne Plaza Chicago SW - Burr Ridge
300 South Frontage Road
Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Empowerment. Community. Access. Hope.

Wherever you are in your bleeding disorders journey we can all become stronger and more confident, especially in controlling our life and claiming our rights. Join us for this day of learning how to be self-empowered, increase the knowledge about our bleeding disorders and work together to build an even stronger community in Illinois.

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February 28: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

Francesca's on Taylor
1400 West Taylor Street
Chicago, IL 60607

Desarrollado para personas con vWD o con interés en obtener más información sobre la vWD. Este programa HOLA PLÁTICA proporciona un formato educativo para presentar los síntomas y los tipos de la enfermedad de von Willebrand, para reconocer posibles opciones de tratamiento, y para obtener información sobre cómo los sistemas de apoyo emocionales y comunitarios pueden ayudar a las personas que viven con este trastorno sanguíneo. Please note: This presentation will be conducted in Spanish & English.

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Local Learning Group A Comprehensive Approach to Hemophilia Care

March 19: 6:00PM - 8:00PM

17th Street Barbecue
32 North 17th Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Dr. Michael Tarantino, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer of The Bleeding and Clotting Disorders Institute (BCDI) will discuss Comprehensive Care for persons with bleeding disorders. He will explain how this model of care improves overall health and quality of life.

This is an educational program for individuals with a bleeding disorder and their families.

For additional information please contact Adrianne Beer at Abeer@BDAI.org or call (312) 427-1495

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Community Connections Weekend

May 02 - 03

Bloomington-Normal Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
201 Broadway, Normal, IL 61761

Community Connections Weekend, formerly known as Statewide Family Education Weekend will be held on May 2-3rd, at the Bloomington Normal Marriott. Mark your calendars, because you won't want to miss this day of important information - as well as an evening at the Children's Discovery Museum! A registration form will be mail in March - as well as available on our website!

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