THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE OF HEMOPHILIA CARE – A ONE-DAY PROGRAM IN RECOGNITION OF DR. MAN-CHIU POON

On Friday April 29th, 2022 a one-day program: “The Past, Present, and Future of Hemophilia Care”, was hosted by the Section of Hematology and The University of Calgary. The audience was comprised of hematologists, hematology trainees, other physicians, patients, and family members with a goal to not only increase awareness of the broad range of issues involved in the care of patients with this complex disease and to update members of the community on changes in practice, but to also acknowledge the long and prestigious career of Dr. Man-Chiu Poon.

The Speakers for the Day:

  • Dr. Robert Card, Saskatchewan Bleeding Disorders Program
  • Dr. Jerome Teitel, Director, Toronto & Central Ontario Hemophilia Program
  • Mr. David Page, National Director of Health Policy, Canadian Hemophilia Society
  • Dr. David Lillicrap, Dept. of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Richardson’s Lab, Queen’s University
  • Dr. Brian Luke, Dept. of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
  • Dr. Shannon Jackson, UBC and St. Paul’s Hospital, Division of Hematology



This day was made possible with kind support from Bayer, Takeda, Pfizer, Octapharma and Hoffman-La Roche