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Global Campaign Events and Activities

Welcome to the official events page of the World Thrombosis Day 10th anniversary campaign, where we bring you the most impactful global activities and events to commemorate a decade of awareness. Join us as we host an array of engaging events on and around WTD, including an enlightening educational webinar, a lively Twitter Town Hall, and captivating live patient events, featuring special celebrity guests. Dive into the world of thrombosis awareness with us and be a part of this transformative initiative that aims to educate, empower, and inspire individuals worldwide.

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WTD 60 for 60 Challenge

Get ready to take on the WTD 60 for 60 Challenge and make a difference against thrombosis. Are you up for it?

Join us in celebrating the 10th anniversary of the World Thrombosis Day (WTD) campaign in 2023 with an exhilarating fitness challenge designed for the global WTD community!

This challenge encourages you to engage in brief but impactful movement every 60 minutes for 60 seconds, starting from October 1 until October 13, in recognition of the 60% of venous thromboembolism (VTE) cases that occur during or after hospitalization. By participating, you can actively get your blood flowing and contribute to raising awareness about blood clots.

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Global Educational Webinar

Breaking the Silence: Addressing Mental Health in Thrombosis Patients

Join us on October 10, 2023, at 11 am (US-ET), for an impactful World Thrombosis Day webinar titled “Breaking the Silence: Addressing Mental Health in Thrombosis Patients.” Co-hosted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this webinar aims to shed light on the crucial intersection of mental health and thrombosis, providing valuable insights and support for patients and healthcare professionals alike.

Moderated by renowned physician Alok Khorana, M.D., the webinar will feature presenters Lana Castellucci, M.D., Kerstin de Wit, M.D., Erich de Paula, M.D., and patient representative Carol West. Together, they will delve into the often-overlooked psychological aspects of thrombosis, emphasizing the importance of holistic care and raising awareness about the challenges faced by patients.

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10th Anniversary Twitter Town Hall:
Impact of Thrombosis Awareness Over the Last Decade

Be part of the largest conversation about blood clots and join us for the World Thrombosis Day (WTD) Twitter Town Hall – #ClotChat.

In celebration of WTD’s 10th anniversary, this town hall will focus on celebrating the significant contributions of our esteemed partners who have played a pivotal role in increasing awareness of thrombosis throughout the past decade. We invite all WTD partners to join us for this important discussion on Twitter.

Additional information about #ClotChat coming soon!

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Plan Your WTD Event

Discover innovative event ideas, from interactive workshops to engaging presentations, that will captivate your audience and raise awareness of thrombosis. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, a patient or simply passionate about spreading awareness of blood clots, we’ve got you covered.

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Share your story

Calling all blood clot survivors! Your story has the power to inspire and uplift others who are going through a similar journey. Your words have the potential to provide solace, encouragement, and motivation to others who may be feeling isolated or overwhelmed. Together, we can build a network of support and empower individuals to navigate their own clotting disorders with confidence. Share your story today and make a difference in someone’s life.

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