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Bleeding Disorders and Sexism: Challenges Faced by Individuals with the Potential to Menstruate

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1. Analyze how period stigma and sexism have negatively affected our ability recognize bleeding disorders in females, using hemophilia as an example.
  2. Evaluate females for bleeding symptoms and iron deficiency.
  3. Assess trends in care for females with bleeding disorders.

Planners disclose they have no relevant financial relationships. Speaker discloses: On advisory Board for HEMA Biologics.

All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.


Kristin Maher, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UW; Cancer and blood Disorders Center, Hematology, Pediatric Vascular Neurology Program, Seattle Children’s



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

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