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Transcription of "Maintaining an Active and Healthy Lifestyle"

ANNETTE GOSLIN (Moderator): Good evening, and welcome to Maintaining an Active and Healthy Lifestyle, part of the National Bleeding Disorders Foundation’s Hemophilia Web Series.  This series is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk.  Our presenters this evening are Jen Maahs and Kim Baumann. 

Jen is a pediatric nurse practitioner at the Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center in Indianapolis, Indiana.  She has served as nursing liaison to NHS’s medical and scientific advisory council.  And as chair of the organization’s Nursing Working Group, Jen was named NHS Nurse of the Year in 2003.

Kim is a physical therapist with the Center for Bleeding and Clotting disorders at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.  She has served as NHS Annual Meeting and Physical Therapy Working Groups.  Kim was named NHS Physical Therapist of the Year in 2005.

Welcome, Jen and Kim. 

Our program will conclude with a question and answer segment.  To ask a question please go to the area in the far lower left of your webinar screen and type your question in the field just to the left of the Send button, which is located in the Pod or area labeled Chat.  Click the Send button when you have finished typing your question.  However, please note that your question will be addressed during the question and answer session at the end of the presentation. 

There are no handouts for this presentation.  However, a recording of this webinar will be available shortly on the National Bleeding Disorders Foundation at www.hemophilia.org