Hemophilia Walk 2014

Please join us for a great day of fun as we raise funds to create awareness and support programs and services throughout the state of Illinois for the bleeding disorders community.

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Recognized with distinction, Dr. Michael Tarantino received the University of Illinois College of Medicine Alpha Omega Alpha Teaching Award at the honors banquet held at the OSF Jump Training Center on May 1st. Dr. Tarantino received accolades for his mentorship and numerous contributions to the science of treating bleeding and clotting disorder patients, noted around the world.
Dr. Tarantino doesn't just read the literature, he writes it.
Way to make us proud - YET AGAIN!


Dr. Tarantino was presented the "Walk in Our Shoes Award for Outstanding Healthcare Service Contribution" on Sunday, August 23rd from the Bleeding Disorders Alliance of Illinois. During the award ceremony in Chicago, Mona Towner, BDAI Board President, stated, "If we did not have dedicated, caring and knowledgeable healthcare providers, the bleeding disorders community would be nowhere. We are pleased to honor Dr. Michael Tarantino with this award." Way to go Dr. Tarantino!




Heartfelt thanks to the participants and volunteers for making our 4th Annual Tropical Trivia event a grand success! 

Click here to read more about our Tropical Trivia Event.

Dr. Tarantino Pedals for Platelets through Tucson Arizona competing in the El Tour De Tucson in an effort to help raise awareness and funding for the tens of thousands of people who are affected with ITP and other Platelet Disorders! 



The only federally funded Hemophilia Treatment Center of Excellence South of Chicago, drawing patients from 15 states.

Michael D. Tarantino, MD -
Medical Director
Renee Madden, MD -
Assistant Medical Director


A Board Certification in Hematology is critical when evaluating, using diagnostic reasoning, and clinical judgment skills expected of a physician treating patients with bleeding and clotting disorders.