Kearney State Fair Outreach
Join us for an education day in Kearney, Nebraska on Saturday September 2nd. NHF will pay for lodging at the Hampton Inn for all participants the night of the 2nd. Additionally, all attendees will get tickets to the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island on Sunday, September 3rd. We hope you will join us as we work our way through the State of Nebraska for this great event.
Registration is now open!
Kearney Education Outreach Day
Saturday, September 2, 2017
Hampton Inn Kearney
507 W Talmadge Road, Kearney, Nebraska 68845
9:30 AM- 10:30 AM Registration Open/ Industry Tables Open
10:30 -10:45 AM- Welcome and Announcements (Kelsey Cunningham)
10:45- 11:45 AM- Sharing our Stories- Cazandra- Campos-MacDonald- CSL Behring
Sharing Our Stories – when you are in the middle of the worst that a bleeding disorder and/or inhibitor can bring, it is easy to
only see the chaos and pain; keeping a positive outlook through the worst of times is hard, but crucial not only for yourself,
but for your child and family. The power of our stories can get us through some of the darkest of times.
* Acknowledge the times when a bleeding disorder can completely disrupt your life
* Give examples of times when the bleeding disorder became the center of your life.
* Offer encouragement that leads to finding hope in every situation.
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM- Lunch
1:00 PM- 2:00 PM- Being Prepared for a Hemophilia Emergency- Jessica Walker, RN – Bayer
Are you prepared for an emergency? Learn what to do in case of a hemophilia emergency including navigating the ER, working with emergency responders and how to best advocate for your care.
2:00 PM- 2:15 PM- Break
2:15- 3:15 PM- Planning Your Future with Hemophilia- Joe Schuch- Pfizer
Focuses on the challenges older adults with hemophilia face, including financial planning, long-term care, and changes in their support system.
3:15-3:45 PM- Chapter and Walk Update- Kelsey Cunningham, Development Manager, NE NHF
3:45-4:45 PM- Infusion Clinic
4:00- 6:00 PM- Hotel Check In and Industry Tables Open
6:30 PM- 9:00 PM- Offsite Dinner and Education with Octapharma- Alley Rose