January 2015 – Upcoming Blood Disorders Webinar: “Bleeding Considerations in Women of Reproductive Age.”
Date: January 22, 2015
Time: 2:00PM EST
Dr. Andra H. James is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Duke University where she also has an appointment in the Division of Hematology. Her practice, research and publications pertain to reproductive issues among women with blood disorders.
She is involved both nationally and internationally in activities to improve healthcare for women with bleeding and clotting disorders. She is currently president of the Foundation for Women and Girls with Blood Disorders, and also serves on the Medical Advisory Committee of the Platelet Disorders Support Association, and the Medical and Scientific Advisory Board of the National Blood Clot Alliance. She previously has served on the Board of Directors of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society, as a chair of the Women’s Issues Scientific Subcommittee of the International Society on Haemostasis and Thrombosis (ISTH), and on the Medical and Scientific Advisory Committee of the National Hemophilia Foundation. During 2011-2012 she was a special advisor to the Director of the Division of Blood Diseases and Resources at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH. She has frequently partnered with the CDC on other projects to benefit women with blood disorders.