Join Virginia A. Kraus, RN, MSN, Senior Clinical Education Manager, Grifols Medical Affairs for this presentation. It will review the plasma collection and manufacturing process, including all of the steps necessary to help ensure the safety of donated plasma. We will discuss donor screening and collection. The multiple duplicated testing procedures along with the viral inactivation and removal steps in the manufacturing process will be reviewed. Discussion will also include the ongoing surveillance for emerging pathogens and commitment to safety to ensure high quality, plasma derived, coagulation factor.
Join us online, October 10 at 10am PST. See other teams and hear from community members like you!
THE POWER OF ADVOCACY
“I learned a long time ago the wisest thing I can do is be on my own side, be an advocate for myself and others like me.”- Maya Angelou.
Sessions for new parents, men, women, teens, youth, and more. Join us for this special day!
Attending families can receive a $10 food voucher for each family member ($50 max). Attending community members will also have an opportunity to enter a drawing for our for Amazon or Walmart gift cards.
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FREE TO ATTEND
Our 2020 Bleaders Retreat will be online on Oct 18 at 12:00pm. Bleaders is for people ages 14-22 who have a bleeding disorder or have a sibling with a bleeding disorder.
Gut Monkey's Leading Edge Program will be facilitating our retreat activities this year.
Virtual Leading Edge 2020 is a jam packed experience of fun with GutMonkey! This awesome online program invites you to spend time playing games, making friends, and having some real talk about what it means to be a young person today, especially in the days of Covid-19 and safer-at-home. Together we will practice “finding fun,” accepting change, and connecting with others in a virtual world. In true GutMonkey fashion you can expect a lot of laughter and silliness as we play and learn together!
The three GutMonkey staff who will be facilitating: Haelynne Barron - Program Director, Tom Hamm - Program Manager, Margaret Bridges - Program Manager. You can learn more about Gut Monkey and the facilitators below. Sign up today!
HFNC's The Female Factor 6th Annual retreat in Northern California is for women affected and connected to the bleeding disorders community.
Join us for Drink Red, Raise Green on Giving Tuesday. Each donation will support all of our community programs.
Bring your own wine or other drinks. Wear your own holiday hat. We will have a holiday hat contest. More details to come.
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