The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS) is offering Mentored Research Awards in 2017 to fellows or junior attending/junior faculty pursuing clinical or basic science research in hemostasis and/or thrombosis. Candidates must hold an MD or DO and be within seven years of completing their fellowship. The pre-proposal deadline has been extended to Friday, July 22, 2016. Although both hemostasis and thrombosis applications are welcome, hemostasis applications are encouraged. Read more at www.htrs.org.
Mayo Medical Laboratories is holding a conference Clinical and Laboratory Update in Thrombosis and Anticoagulation, September 7-9, 2016 at Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort and Spa, Pointe Vedra Beach, FL. The conference will focus on clinically applicable and cutting-edge methods used in the evaluation and treatments of patients with arterial and venous thrombotic disorders. The increasing integration of direct oral anticoagulants will be covered as well as case studies presented by Mayo Clinic faculty. The conference is being presented by the Mayo Clinic Divisions of Cardiovascular Diseases and Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine and Mayo Medical Laboratories with Mayo Continuing Nursing Education. For more information and to register visit mayomedicallaboratories.com/2016thrombosis.
Boot Camp is a compact training program with a comprehensive curriculum focusing on the fundamentals of anticoagulant therapy and all aspects of treatment including clinic administration and patient education. The model relies on a small group setting with instruction given by leaders in the field of anticoagulation and plenty of time for Q&A. Boot Camp will offer continuing education credits offered for physicians, nurses, pharmacists. For registration information: acforumbootcamp.org
This national conference brings together approximately 1,000 physicians, pharmacists and nurses from throughout the country as well as international participants. Presentations by the leading experts in the field of anticoagulation cover current topics and provide practice changing, evidence based information that can be brought back to the clinic for immediate implementation. This event also provides an opportunity for multi-disciplinary networking. Registration and general information will be available soon.