Learn to better advocate for yourself personally, professionally and politically!
Please join us for our first Advocacy Forum. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn what advocacy is, the importance of being a self-advocate, and how to politically advocate at the local, state and national levels. Participants will also have the opportunity to visit bleeding disorder industry representatives at the vendor fair. This event is open to all members of the bleeding disorders community, their immediate family members and caregivers.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:30am – 1:30pm
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
15500 San Pasqual Valley Rd.
Escondido, CA 92027
Venue – Hunte Nairobi Pavilion
Complimentary parking provided by HASDC
9:30am Registration Opens – located just outside the main entrance,
registration closes at 10:15am
9:30 – 10:30am Industry Vendor Fair
10:30 – 1:15pm Educational Program
1:15 – 1:45pm Industry Vendor Fair
1:45pm Event Concludes – enjoy Safari Park
Legislative Advocacy – Amy Vega, MPH
Landscape of California Healthcare Programs – Ryan Faden
How to Advocate for You and Your Family in California – Terri Cowger Hill, Hemophilia Council of California
Going to the ER, How to Advocate for Yourself to Get What You Need – Maria Willis-McCullough, RN, BSN
This event will be presented in English and translated into Spanish.
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE AT 619.325.3570