4th Annual Back To School Education Symposium

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Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza

251 South Olive Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

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Please join HFSC and Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) with Center for Inherited Blood Disorders (CIBD), Hemophilia Federation of America (HFA), and Orthopaedic Treatment Center (OTC) for the 4th Annual Education Symposium! Your one stop shop to meet all your school needs!

Saturday, August 4, 2018


Omni Los Angeles Hotel

251 S. Olive St., Los Angeles, CA


  • Prepare your Individual Health and 504 Plans!
  • Receive High Quality Free Backpacks and School Supplies to all children who attend!
  • Roundtable discussion groups broken out by age
  • IV Infusion Practice
  • Free Valet Parking, meals and childcare
  • Free youth manicures
  • Spanish interpretation available
  • Child Safety and ID Kits: Polly Klaas Foundation

RSVP by August 1, 2018
School supplies will be available for students of all ages. Students MUST be registered and present to receive them.
Call us for questions at 626-765-6656 or email


9:00 AM-9:30 AM: Registration, Kids Program Registration, Coffee and Light Breakfast, Distribution of translation devices

9:30 AM-3:00 PM: Babies & Toddler Child Care Program (Ages 0-4)

9:30 AM-3:00 PM: Youth Program: (Ages 5-11)

10:00 AM- 11:00 AM: Teen Program: (Ages 12-17)

11:00 AM-12:00 PM: Teen Program

9:00 AM-9:30 AM: Introduction and Welcome: Michelle Kim, Executive Director

9:30 AM- 11:00 AM: Individualized Health and 504 Plans, presented by HFA

11:00 AM- 11:10 AM: Break

11:10 AM-12:20 PM: Roundtable Discussion Groups

12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Lunch: Enjoy a lunch buffet. Youth will be served seperately in their program.

1:00 PM-2:00 PM:

Breakout 1: IV Infusion Practice

Breakout 2: CHLA Program


  • Legal Consultation courtesy of the Law Offices of Devon Rios Barellano

  • Learning Rights Law Center

  • Backpack and school supply distribution

  • Complimentary youth manicures

  • Free Finger printing and Safety Information (Polly Klaas Foundation)

2:00 PM-3:00 PM: Backpack and School Supplies Distribution

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