World Haemophilia Day: April 17

World Hemophilia Day: April 17

  • Every year the World Hemophilia Day is observed internationally on April 17 to raise awareness and understanding about hemophilia and other bleeding disorders.
  • April 17, 2019, will mark the 30th World Hemophilia Day.
  • The theme for 2019 World Hemophilia Day is “Reaching out – connect to your community”.
  • The day is being held since 1989, which marks the birthday of Frank Schnabel, founder of the World Federation of Hemophilia.