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What to expect at #NHF2020!
Today is the day to log on and start experiencing all that NHF’s Virtual Bleeding Disorders Conference has to offer! The first issue of the NHF Daily & Conference Show Guide gives you a preview of what you can expect in the week ahead. In upcoming issues, we’ll have a listing of the day’s upcoming sessions, recaps of the previous day’s sessions, video highlights, and other useful tips for making the most of our virtual meeting. Check out our first issue and see what’s in store.
Hot Topics: Saturday, August 1
VWD Pre-Con
1:00 PM – 2:35 PM
Track: VWD
The von Willebrand disease (VWD) pre-conference brings together the VWD community to connect in a lively, engaging and supportive educational environment. This year, we will focus on the elements of reconnecting, rebuilding and refocusing as a community. We will explore the many ways that we as a community can help raise awareness of VWD and help those who are unaware of their status. We’ll also discuss new medical updates and NHF’s course of action with VWD.
Sponsored by CSL Behring
NHF's Virtual BDC Opening Session
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Track: For All
Leonard Valentino, MD, President and CEO of the National Hemophilia Foundation will share an exciting vision for the future of NHF. Join us to hear what lies ahead for NHF and the bleeding disorders community.
Industry Symposium
Give it a Shot: A Different Type of Hemophilia A Therapy
5:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Track: For All, Industry Symposium
Please join us for an engaging symposium led by, and made for, members of the hemophilia A community! Learn from our panelists as they share their personal experiences with treating and living with hemophilia A. This presentation will also include information about a subcutaneous treatment option for hemophilia A, including important clinical trial data, its half-life and dosing options. Our panelists will provide useful resources for the hemophilia A community and answer your questions in a live Q&A. We hope to see you there!
Sponsored by Genentech
Virtual Photo Booth
Just because we aren’t on location for BDC, doesn’t mean we can’t make memories. Try out our virtual photo booth, available during the entire Conference.
Step 1: Take or upload a photo

Step 2: Select a background and move/resize as needed before clicking “save”

Step 3: Share your finished product on social media, or e-mail/text/download it for yourself to enjoy

Poster Abstracts
All accepted abstracts will be presented as posters during the entirety of the BDC. The virtual Poster Hall will open at 11:00AM EDT on August 1 and close at 11:59PM EDT on August 8. Click on the “E-posters” tab in the virtual BDC lobby.
Join Us!
Please note, you will need to enter your e-mail address and reference number. Please refer to the logistics e-mail you received on July 30 from NHFbdc@hemophilia.org .
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Don’t forget to download the BDC 2020 Conference app! Simply search for “NHF BDC” in the iOS app store or Google Play store and you’ll have all the information about the meeting at your fingertips. Plus, you can participate in app-exclusive games with real prizes!
Sponsored by Biomarin
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