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Price Scholarships awarded for 2022-23

Price Scholarships awarded for 2022-23

HACA would like to congratulate its four George and Linda Price Scholarship winners for the 2022-23 school year. They are: Melissa Alba, Stephanie Jackson, Johanna Mattos and Jack Prophett. Melissa is continuing her master’s program in social work at George Mason...

Bayer to Discontinue Kovaltry

Bayer to Discontinue Kovaltry

Last week, Bayer announced through a meeting and then letter to patient organizations that it is discontinuing its product Kovaltry. Here is the text of that letter: Dear Kogenate FS Patients, Caregivers and Healthcare Providers, Bayer is proud of its legacy in...

Q&A with Nurse Practitioner Elle Levy

Q&A with Nurse Practitioner Elle Levy

Elle Levy, RN, MSN, PPNP-BC, CPHON,  joined the Children’s National Health Center Hemophilia Treatment Center staff as nurse practitioner back in January. She stepped in upon the retirement of Chris Guelcher, longtime nurse practitioner, and while many families have...

First-ever Bleeder and a Buddy event a success

First-ever Bleeder and a Buddy event a success

HACA members and their family and friends came together at Top Golf National Harbor on May 1 for our first-ever Bleeder and a Buddy outreach event. The purpose of the event was to share information about bleeding disorders and the mission of HACA with non-affected...

New board members elected at meeting

New board members elected at meeting

HACA’s Annual Meeting took place as part of Chapter Education Day on March 26, and we are excited to welcome three new board members, who will start their terms on June 1. They are Shawna Gray, William Hubbert and...

Buy masks, shirts in HACA Bonfire shop

Buy masks, shirts in HACA Bonfire shop

HACA has raised more than $250 in the last few months through the sale of HACA shirts and sweatshirts on its online shop. Those items are still available, and now we’ve added masks with the HACA logo and shirt design. At this time, they come in white child medium and...