India 5 project

“BLOSSOM” a project to bring a ray of hope in the life of people with haemophilia

Partner institution
Karnataka Hemophilia Society (KHS)– a chapter of Hemophilia Federation (India)

Represented by
Dr. Suresh Hanagavadi, President

2 years, Q1 2014 – Q1 2016



  • Promotion of physiotherapy as prevention of disability amongst children and youth with haemophilia through physiotherapy camps
  • Increase awareness about musculoskeletal (MSK) care for medical personnel
  • Document the joint/muscle status – musculoskeletal assessment of all children and youth with haemophilia
  • Raise awareness through press engagement and a documentary film


  • People with haemophilia and care givers understand better the importance of exercise and adherence to the treatment, as well as how to better cope with the condition
  • 80 healthcare professionals trained in MSK
  • Hold the first camp for children with haemophilia
  • 101 people with haemophilia received MSK evaluations

Partner with NNHF

NNHF funds and supports projects in developing countries to improve access to care for people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders.

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