Press Materials

Global Media Resources

Working Collaboratively with Media from Around the World

World Thrombosis Day, an awareness campaign led by an award-winning communications team at The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), welcomes collaboration with members of the press. With internationally-recognized medical experts and deliberately designed media assets, we look forward to supporting journalists looking to write compelling and factual stories.

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Media Kit Resources

Informational Backgrounders

Informational Backgrounders

Gain access to topic guides and information assembled especially for members of the press


Key Terms

Key Terms

Learn more about the medical vocabulary and terminology to utilize in stories referencing thrombosis (blood clots) and other bleeding disorders.


Educational Videos

Educational Videos

Hear from world-renowned experts in the field providing more information on a myriad of topics related to blood clots


Photo Gallery

Photo Gallery

Review our high-res photo gallery available for download


Covering a story and need assistance? Contact us to schedule interviews with key World Thrombosis Day spokespeople.

Melissa DiMercurio

Media Relations Manager

The World Thrombosis Day Scientific Steering Committee

Our International Experts are Available for Interviews

The World Thrombosis Day Scientific Steering Committee is comprised of globally recognized medical experts specializing in areas such as public health, hematology, thrombosis, hemostasis, vascular and general internal medicine. Each member has significant experience working with the press and lends their time to being media sources. Our internal team works closely with each member to provide training and support for efficient communication.

Lana Castellucci, MD, FRCPC, MSc

WTD Steering Committee Chair

Prof. Cihan Ay, M.D.


Stefano Barco, MD, PhD


Gabriela Cesarman-Maus, MD, PhD


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World Thrombosis Day in the News


Stories of Strength and Survival

Blood clots affect millions of people worldwide, from various ages, ethnicities and locations. World Thrombosis Day is proud to share these stories of strength and resilience.

We can also accommodate interviews with patients and survivors to share their inspiring stories.

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