17 April: World Hemophilia Day

  • 18 Apr 2022

World Hemophilia Day is observed on April 17 to raise awareness and understanding about hemophilia and other bleeding disorders.

  • The theme for 2022 World Hemophilia Day was “Access for All: Partnership. Policy. Progress. Engaging your government, integrating inherited bleeding disorders into national policy”.
  • Hemophilia is a rare disorder in which the blood of the patient does not clot properly due to lack of blood-clotting proteins.