Meetings, Research Awards, CME

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.

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. Pre-proposals are due Wednesday, June 15, 2016. Read more at www.htrs.org.
 
Turn a dream into a reality. The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS) and the American Thrombosis and Hemostasis Network (ATHN) are offering the Dataset Research Engagement and ATHN Mentorship (“DREAM”) Award to fellows or junior attending/junior faculty residing in the U.S. Recipients will work with ATHN-affiliated, U.S.-based hemophilia treatment centers (“HTCs”) to conduct research using the national ATHNdataset under the guidance of experienced mentors. Candidates must hold an MD or DO and be within seven years of completing their fellowship. Pre-proposals are due Wednesday, June 1, 2016.  Read more at www.htrs.org and www.athn.org.

5th Annual Anticoagulation Boot Camp

October 6-7, 2016, Albuquerque, New Mexico 

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
 

Anticoagulation Forum Biennial Conference

April 20-22, 2017, JW Marriott LA Live, Los Angeles, CA - SAVE THE DATE

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.