NEW: 3 Exciting Events to Participate in on World Thrombosis Day 2016

September 8, 2016

The World Thrombosis Day (WTD) 2016 campaign headquarters is excited to invite you to register for and participate in three FREE educational events this October to recognize World Thrombosis Day. Register today to reserve your spot. If you have questions or would like more information, contact

1. Explore the Risk and Burden of Thrombosis in the World Thrombosis Day 2016 Webinar 

In collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), join us for an important discussion on thrombosis led by Dr. Gary Raskob and moderated by Dr. Elaine M. Hylek. PLUS: This free webinar will include exclusive video remarks from CDC Director Dr. Tom Frieden. Click here to register and learn more.






2. Register to Attend a Free VTE Educational Symposium in New York City

Do you or a colleague live near New York, USA? Join us for a free World Thrombosis Day Educational Symposium taking place at NYC’s Cathedral School as we explore the risk and burden of thrombosis. In collaboration with Northwell Health, this important event will feature presentations from three experts, plus a panel discussion that includes a patient ambassador from the National Blood Clot Alliance. CME credit will be available. All are welcome to attend, including physicians, allied health, nurses, medical students, media, and others. Special thanks to the Hellenic Medical Society of New York for its support. Click here to register and learn more.






3. Join the Digital Discussion in the World Thrombosis Day Twitter Chat

Do you tweet? Join the field’s leading experts on Twitter for an interactive discussion on the latest topics related to thrombosis. This year’s Twitter Chat will be led by guest media host Lee Woodruff and digital media moderator Everyday Health. Follow #ClotChat on 13 October to join the conversation!



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