Hemophilia of Georgia Gives $10 Million to Emory

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Hemophilia of Georgia pledged $10 million to Emory University to benefit the Emory School of Medicine and Emory Healthcare.

We work to support people with bleeding disorders and to fund research for improved treatments and a cure. Maria Manahan, CEO, Hemophilia of Georgia

Hemophilia of Georgia (HoG) pledged $10 million to Emory University to benefit the Emory School of Medicine and Emory Healthcare. Hemophilia of Georgia and Emory have a long-standing charter to provide comprehensive care to people with bleeding disorders in Georgia. The money will be used to provide patient care and fund research at the newly named Hemophilia of Georgia Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders of Emory. Tom Singh, Chief Governance Officer of the HoG Board of Directors, presented an honorary check to Christine Kempton, MD, MSc, the director of Emory’s bleeding disorder program, at HoG’s Appreciation Reception, held at The Whitley (hotel), on April 12. Donors and volunteers were honored at the reception for their outstanding contributions.

Pictured left to right:

  • Douglas K. Graham, MD, PhD, Emory
  • Tom Singh, CGO, Hemophilia of Georgia Board of Directors
  • John S. (Pete) Lollar, MD, Emory
  • Clinton H. Joiner, MD, PhD, Emory
  • Maria Manahan, CEO, Hemophilia of Georgia
  • Pamela Bryant, Associate Director, Emory
  • Robert Sidonio MD, MSc, Emory
  • Sidney F. Stein, MD, JD, Emory
  • Christine Kempton, MD, MSc, Emory
  • Sarah Weikert, Director of Development, Hemophilia of Georgia
  • Sagar Lonial MD, FACP, Emory

About Hemophilia of Georgia: Hemophilia of Georgia is a nonprofit organization that provides services and support for people who have hemophilia and other inherited bleeding disorders. Since 1973, Hemophilia of Georgia has been providing blood clotting products, home infusion training, education, and services. Dedicated to their mission, the people at Hemophilia of Georgia know it takes more than medicine to support the bleeding disorder community. http://www.hog.org

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