May 9th, 2019
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A Fellowship For Integrating Responsible Mentors (AFFIRM) is an international advocacy and leadership development program that was developed and implemented by James Munn and Edward Kuebler.
AFFIRM mentors people affiliated with the hemophilia community as they further develop and expand their leadership and advocacy skills with the aim to bring better care, programs and treatment to their respective communities. AFFIRM is funded through an unrestricted grant with Bayer and managed through the Global Blood Disorder Foundation Inc. in the United States.
Over the program’s two-year commitment, participants participate in four program meetings, located internationally, which help hone attendees’ leadership and advocacy skills.
In addition to the four program sessions, AFFIRM offers the following to participants:
For more information about AFFIRM, its activities or how to get involved, please contact Ed Kuebler at the Global Blood Disorders Foundation, firstname.lastname@example.org.