Multidisciplinary track | WFH World Congress 2022

In these sessions from the WFH 2022 World Congress, listen to Kate Khair, Luke Pembroke, Louis Marlow, Andrew Selvaggi, Robert Cooper, Simon Fletcher, Sarah O’Brien, Ming Lim, Brittany Lee-Acton, Carrie Arnold, Rick Waines, Zander Masser, Brian O’Mahony, Barbara Konkle, Adolfo Llinas, Tyler Buckner, Nathalie Roussel, Valérie-Anne Chantrain and Bojan Pirnat address current multidiscilinary topics in […]

WFH Educational: Treatment choice in an era of change | Virtual Summit 2020

In this session from the WFH 2020 Virtual Summit, Glenn Pierce, Johnny Mahlangu, David Page & Brian O’Mahony explore the patient and provider perceptions on treatment choices: how does each make a choice and process the risk-benefit analysis. The WFH does not engage in the practice of medicine and under no circumstances recommends particular treatment […]

Substitution therapy | Virtual Summit 2020

Despite significant paradigm shifts in the medical management of hemophilia A with inhibitors and the expanding use of novel non-factor therapies, FVIII-based immune tolerance induction (ITI) is still the only effective means to inhibitor eradication. With the recently introduced Atlanta protocol, emicizumab prophylaxis is given in combination with 50-100 IU/kg FVIII three times a week. […]

Module 5 – Adherence | Workshop for Psychosocial Professionals

This module was presented by Susan Cutter at the Virtual Workshop for Psychosocial Professionals in Central and South America on April 9, 2021, and in Europe on June 23, 2021. To view other modules from this series, please click here. The WFH does not engage in the practice of medicine and under no circumstances recommends […]

Laboratory sciences: Replacement therapy and testing | Virtual Summit 2020

In this session from the WFH 2020 Virtual Summit, Steve Kitchen, Emmanuel Favaloro, Robert Gosselin and Geoffrey Kershaw discuss: How the emergence of chromogenic factor VIII testing has illuminated both discrepancies between testing methods and potential issues associated with product potency assessment How the creation of B-domain deleted recombinant factor VIII replacement product has initiated […]

Laboratory sciences: Laboratory issues and testing | Virtual Summit 2020

In this session from the WFH 2020 Virtual Summit, Steve Kitchen, Stefen Tiefenbacher, Anna Lowe and Annette Bowyer discuss: Gene therapy for FVIII and FIX: Will there be laboratory assay issues? Laboratory issues with isolated emicizumab therapy Laboratory issues when emicizumab and FVIII replacement are combined The WFH does not engage in the practice of […]

Practical Education on Bleeding Disorders: Knowledge for All | WFH webinar series | April 22 2021

Listen to this 2-hour webinar presented on April 22, 2021 to learn about global topics related to bleeding disorders. The session was moderated by Glenn Pierce (WFH Vice President, Medical) and Marlène Beijlevelt (WFH Nurses Committee chair). Cedric Hermans (WFH Medical board member), Gianluigi Pasta (WFH MSK Committee chair), Sukesh Nair (Professor of laboratory haematology), […]