Thrombosis and Thromboembolism

Date
Oct 27 -
Oct 28
Location
Boston, MA or Live-Virtual*
Program Description

This prestigious two-day course will provide a comprehensive review of the most significant changes and advances impacting the care of patients who have—or are at risk for—thrombotic disorders. Join world-renowned experts and leading clinical faculty for key updates on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of thrombosis and related conditions.

This course, offered only once every few years, is intended for all general internists and cardiovascular, peripheral vascular, critical care, pulmonary, surgical, and hematologic specialists who care for patients with thromboses in the venous and arterial systems. The course will be interactive, with time set aside for active discussion with faculty.

*This year’s program is offered as a live in-person event at the Fairmont Copley Hotel in Boston, MA, or as a live interactive streaming program.


Program Outline

Registration & Pricing
Speakers
Program Overview & Agenda
Accommodations
Accreditation
Sponsorship


Registration & Pricing

Register here.

Pricing:
$695 – Physician/Doctoral Level Professional
$595 – Nurse/ Master Level Professional
$495 – Fellow, Resident, or Other

Register before August 27 to receive a $100 discount!

Note: The tuition fee is the same for virtual attendance or in-person attendance at the Fairmont Copley Plaza. All course participants will receive a link to a website where they can download course materials.

A handling fee of $60 is deducted for cancellation. Refund requests must be received by mail or via email to [email protected] one week prior to the conference. No refunds will be made thereafter.

Speakers

Featured speakers for the 2022 Thrombosis & Thromboembolism course include:

Samuel Goldhaber, MD
Harvard Medical School

Paul Ridker, MD, MPH
Harvard Medical School

Gregory Piazza, MD, MS
Harvard Medical School

Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH
Harvard Medical School

Michele Hamilton, MD
Cedars-Sinai and UCLA

Teresa Carman, MD, RPVI, MSVM
Case Western Reserve University

John F. Keaney Jr., MD
Harvard Medical School

Peter Libby, MD
Harvard Medical School

Jorge Plutzky, MD
Harvard Medical School

Karlyn Martin, MD
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine

Program Overview & Agenda

Day 1 – Thursday, October 27, 2022
I. Novel Targets for Atherosclerosis Prevention
II. Peripheral Arterial Disease
III. Heart Failure
IV. Atrial Fibrillation & Coronary Disease
V. Anticoagulation

Day 2 – Friday, October 28, 2022
VI. Racial Disparities in Arterial and Venous Thrombosis
VII. Genetics
VIII. COVID and Thrombosis
IX. VTE Prevention
X. PE Reperfusion
XI. Pulmonary Hypertension and Thrombosis
XII. Post-thrombotic Syndrome
XIII. VTE and Cancer

Location & Accommodations

Fairmont Copley Plaza Boston, MA

NATF will offer a discounted hotel reservation rate at the Fairmont Copley in Boston, MA from October 25-30. We have a limited number of hotel rooms for conference attendees; to reserve a room please go here.

NATF will work closely with the Fairmont Copley Plaza to create a safe environment in compliance with all Boston public safety guidelines, which may include:

  • Socially distant seating
  • Face masks/coverings for all staff and guests
  • Enhanced cleaning and sanitation protocols

Accreditation

Continuing Education Credit

ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Oakstone Publishing and North American Thrombosis Forum. Oakstone Publishing is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Oakstone Publishing designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMERICAN NURSES CREDENTIALING CENTER
Oakstone Publishing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This activity is approved for 14.75 contact hours. Contact hours are awarded commensurate with participation and completion of the online evaluation and attendance attestation. We suggest claiming your hours within 30 days of the activity date, after this time, the attendance attestation will still be required to claim your hours.

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) states that AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are acceptable for continuing medical education requirements for recertification. We would also suggest that learners check with their state licensing board to ensure they accept reciprocity with AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ for re-licensure.

CANADIAN ACCREDITATION
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as an accredited group learning activities.

EUROPEAN ACCREDITATION
Through an agreement between the American Medical Association and the European Union of Medical Specialists, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ to an equivalent number of European CME Credits  (ECMECs). Information on the process of converting AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to ECMECs can be found at: www.eaccme.eu.

Sponsorship & Other Questions

Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at this program? Send our team a message.

Questions about registration or accreditation? Email [email protected].

Table of Contents
  1. Program Outline
  2. Registration & Pricing
  3. Speakers
  4. Program Overview & Agenda
  5. Location & Accommodations
  6. Accreditation
  7. Sponsorship & Other Questions