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Rendez-vous 2015



Webcasts of the Rendez-vous 2015 presentations from the Medical and Scientific Symposium (May 29, 2015) are available on YouTube. Click on the appropriate link to view each session.

SESSION 1 - ACROSS THE COUNTRY AND AROUND THE WORLD

Chair: Jayson Stoffman, AHCDC

Launch of the Canadian Bleeding Disorders Registry

    Dr. Jayson Stoffman
    Dr. Alfonso Iorio


Hemophilia care in Bangladesh
    
Nurul Islam

Penny wise, pound foolish - a national assessment of hemophilia/inherited bleeding disorder comprehensive care program services and resources
    David Page



SESSION 2 - PAIN MANAGEMENT

Chair: JoAnn Nilson, CPHC

You do what you can and just continue on: perspectives on pain with a bleeding disorder
    Dr. Susan Tupper

Panel discussion: Shelley Blaquière, Michelle Howell, Jae Won Hur and Rick Waines



SESSION 3 - PSYCHOSOCIAL ISSUES: WHEN TREATMENT CHALLENGES FEEL TOO CHALLENGING

Chairs: Anne Vaughan, CSWHC; Dr. Katharine Filbert

Supporting health behaviour change: easier said than done
    Michael Vallis, Ph.D. R.Psych.

I hate needles: overcoming blood injection injury phobia
    Dr. Daniel Chorney, Ph.D. R. Psych.

Panel discussion: Isaac Curtis, Guy Fortin, Sue Ann Hawes, RN and Glenn von Weiler



SESSION 4 - HEPATITIS C

Chair: Sue Robinson, AHCDC

Treating hepatitis C: challenges in 2015
    Dr. David Wong



SESSION 5 - PHYSICAL THERAPY

Chairs: Colleen Jones Down, CPHC; Susan Van Oosten, CANHC

Hemophilia disability
    Craig Walker

The new Canadian educational resource on smart choices in sports and activities
    Karen Strike, physical therapist

HIRT? Hemophilia Injury Recognition Tool
    JoAnn Nilson, physical therapist
    Jeffrey Snow, young man with mild hemophilia




SESSION 6 - VON WILLEBRAND DISEASE

Chairs: Vicky Price, AHCDC; Sue Ann Hawes, CANHC

Von Willebrand factor levels in pregnancy and the postpartum period: implications for clinical practice
    Dr. Rochelle Winikoff

VWD in pictures
   
Dorine Belliveau, RN
    Charlotte Sheppard, RN