Agenda
Annual Meeting
June 3 - 5, 2022

FRIDAY, JUNE 3RD    

Hotel check-in after 4:00 pm CST 

6:00 – 9:00pm Visit with Exhibitors                                       

 

6:00 – 7:00 Reception light dinner                         

 

6:30 – 7:00 New Family/Attendee Orientation   

THBDF Staff and Board Members 

 

6:45 – 7:00 Welcome  

Speaker:  Janet Patterson, Board President & Amanda Wilson, Executive Director 

 

7:00 – 8:00        Kinesio Taping                                   

Speaker:  Rob Bell PT, DPT, COMT 

SPONSORED BY:  HFA              

7:45 - 8:00         Children/Teens dropped off and checked in 

                                       

8:00 – 9:00        RAP SESSIONS 

Teens  

Speaker:  Amanda Wilson 

                                      

Dad’s In Action   

                         

Blood Brotherhood                              

Speaker:  Robby Bond 

                         

Women’s Initiative                             

Speaker:  LeAnn Wilson 

9:00 – 9:15         Children/Teens Pick up 

SATURDAY, JUNE 4TH    

7:30–8:30am     Breakfast                                                     

7:30–8:30          Visit with Exhibitors                                        

8:30-8:45           Children/Teens dropped off and checked in 

                            

8:45–9:00         Welcome to Annual Meeting              

Janet Patterson – Board President 

Teresa Nothan – Associate Director 

    

9:00–10:00      Keynote Address:                                

Keynote Speaker: Chris Harris  

The Hemo Toolkit 

10:15–11:15    BREAK OUT SESSIONS  

                         

Mental Health 101                                                                  

Speaker:  Amanda Pullen  

SPONSORED BY HFA 

 

The Right to the Right Coverage       

Speaker: Shelby Smoak, Ph.D. 

SPONSORED BY BIOMATRIX SPECIALTY 

Parenting with a Chronic Condition               

Speaker: Anna Moss, MSW, Community Relations & Education (CoRe) Manager 

SPONSORED BY SANOFI 

                         

Mastering Difficult Conversations      

Speaker: Julie Thomas, MSN, RN 

SPONSORED BY GENENTECH 

                 

11:30 – 12:30  Lunch                                                    

12:45 – 1:00    Awards for Industry Sponsorship for 2021 

1:00 – 1:30      THBDF Business Meeting               

Janet Patterson – Board President 

Anne-Louise Wirthlin – Board Treasurer 

1:00 – 3:00      Visit with Exhibitors                            

2:15 – 3:00      SNACK BREAK 

                          

3:00 – 4:00      BREAK OUT SESSIONS 

Road to Independence                          

Speaker:  Jeff McFall 

SPONSORED BY PFIZER 

Helpful Hints for Infusing                      

Speaker:  Tyla Fowlkes, RN   

SPONSORED BY HPC SPECIALTY  

Living Well with Inhibitors                     

Speaker:  Dr. Jennifer A. Domm, MD 

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 

SPONSORED BY NOVO NORDISK 

4:15 – 5:15    BREAK OUT SESSIONS 

Pain Management Panel                         

Panelist:  Robby Bond, David Tignor, Amy Moore, & Rachel Burton 

                          

Back To School                 

Speaker:  Shonda Joshua 

SPONSORED BY CSL BEHRING 

And Now Back to You                            

Speaker: Venkat Reddy Chama  

SPONSORED BY BAYER 

      

5:15 - 5:30    Parent pick up and sign out children 

6:00 - 7:00    Dinner                                                          

7:00 – 9:00    Games and Blind Auction                           

Time to spend your funny money!    

 **Prize Drawings will take place during the Games and Blind Auction** 

  

SUNDAY, JUNE 5TH  

   

Breakfast will be provided by Embassy Suites between the  

Hours of 7am – 10am.   

Check out is 11am.