Chris Bombardier

Factor This! Series: An Interview with Chris Bombardier (Part 1 of 2)

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In May 2017, Chris Bombardier defied multiple odds by becoming the first person living with haemophilia to summit the highest mountain on Earth – Mount Everest! At the turn of the year, Chris followed up this incredible feat by scaling Mount Vinson in Antarctica, which was the last climb in his extraordinary dream of completing the Seven Summits. […]

Factor This!

Introducing ‘Factor This!’ – A New Feature Blog Series

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We’re excited to announce the launch of our new blog series for 2018 called, Factor This! Over the coming months, we’ll be bringing you the essential insights and perspectives of some of the biggest names, influencers and key players across the global haemophilia community. Featuring some of the game changers in research and academia, clinical […]

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On The Pulse – A Morsel of Reflections and An Enduring Appetite For 2018

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I’m a tad late to the Christmas party with all the feel-good festive updates and extra trimmings of what’s to come for On The Pulse in 2018. But to avoid any meaty excesses or glossing over trifles, the last few months since our inception has proved to be a hugely insightful and productive phase in […]

DNAdigest Interview – Haemophilia Insights and More

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DNAdigest is a non-profit organisation based in Cambridge that works to promote and enable easier and more efficient sharing of genomic data to support and progress scientific research into all genetic diseases. With possibly some big genetic discoveries still unidentified or hidden, they are finding alternative pathways for the exchange of information between key stakeholders, […]

The Haemophilia Society Trustee Election 2017 – Reaction

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It has been a busy few weeks at On The Pulse HQ, not least because I applied for the one vacant Trustee place at The Haemophilia Society. Those of you who know me will appreciate the significance of the charity’s early endorsement and influence on my involvement in the bleeding disorder and wider rare disease […]