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06 – 15 October 2021



in support of World Thrombosis Day
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LTC21 has been approved by the Royal College of Pathologists for 15 CPD credits

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  • 6th October - VTE: beyond risk assessment

    Logo | National Nursing & Midwifery Network




Wednesday 6th October
10:00 - 10:10
Welcome and Introduction
Emma Gee – Nurse Consultant KCH, Lead Nurse NNMN
Wednesday 6th October
10:10 - 10:30
VTE Prevention-an update
Becs Walsh – Lead Pharmacist, Anticoagulation & Thrombosis Prevention Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS FT
Wednesday 6th October
10:30 - 11:00
Thrombosis & COVID-prevention & treatment
Susie Shapiro – Haematology Consultant, Oxford University Hospitals
Wednesday 6th October
11:00 - 11:30
Diagnosing DVT
Ben Freedman – Clinical Scientist Head of service for Vascular Laboratory, KCH
Wednesday 6th October
11:30 - 12:00
The long-term effects of PE
Dr Bhashkar Mukherjee - Respiratory Consultant, Guys & St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust
Wednesday 6th October
12:00 - 13:00
Lunch Break
Wednesday 6th October
13:00 - 13:30
Patient account
John Donoghue– Thrombosis UK
Wednesday 6th October
13:30 - 14:00
Stockings-The GAPs Study
Huw Rowswell – VTE Nurse Consultant, University Hospitals Plymouth
Wednesday 6th October
14:00 - 14:30
Blood clots in pregnancy
Dr Tessa Bonnett - Consultant Obstetrician, Sheffield Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Wednesday 6th October
14:30 - 15:00
Preventing and treating clots - the nurses role
Carol Law, Rebecca Locke– VTE Education Specialists
Wednesday 6th October
15:00 - 15:10
Emma Gee – Nurse Consultant KCH, Lead Nurse NNMN
  • 7th October
    Basics in VTE - Getting it right from the start

    Presented live, this online accredited session invites all Foundation Doctors and junior healthcare professionals.
    Through presentations and interactive case accounts, the session will extend skills in:

    • Prevention
    • Investigation
    • Diagnosis and
    • Appropriate management of venous thromboembolism (VTE)

Thursday 7th October
12:00 – 12:05
Dr Gillian Lowe
Thursday 7th October
12:05 – 12:20
#ThinkThrombosis: The patient perspective: Fit, young, footballer presenting with persistent cough and breathlessness
Hollie Olding
Thursday 7th October
12:20 – 12:40
How I treat thrombosis?
Dr Raza Alikhan
Thursday 7th October
12:40 – 13:00
Case history: VITT or Not VITT?
Dr Shivir Moosai
Thursday 7th October
13:00 – 13:15
Looking into the future of anticoagulation
Dr Julia Czuprynska
Thursday 7th October
13:20 – 13:50
Interactive Case presentation: invited presentations to audience and judging panel
Thursday 7th October
15:00 - 15:40
Managing VTE: Updates and practical considerations

This promotional content has been organised and funded by Pfizer Ltd on behalf of the BMS/Pfizer Alliance and is for UK healthcare professionals only.

Dr Raza Alikhan and Dr Charlotte Bradbury
  • 8th October

Friday 8th October
11:00 – 12:00
The role of injectable non-heparin parental anticoagulants
(a) Monitoring non heparin anticoagulants from the laboratory perspective - Dr Steve Kitchen
(b) Monitoring non heparin anticoagulants from the clinical perspective - Dr Will Lester
Prof Beverley Hunt OBE
Friday 8th October
Managing a Cancer Associated Thrombosis clinic – opportunities and challenges
Nathan Hutchinson-Jones
  • 11th October

Monday 11th October
The Big Fat Audit
Prof Simon Noble
Monday 11th October
Update on Compression Hosiery to Avoid Post-Thrombotic Syndrome (CHAPS Study)
Dr Sarrah Peerbux
  • 12th October

    Logo | LEO Pharma - Dermatology beyond the skin

Tuesday 12th October
Developing a lower limb immobility risk assessment tool
Andrea Croft
  • 13th October

    Logo | World Thrombosis Day 13th October
Wednesday 13th October
The GIRFT VTE Report

Join Thrombosis UK, NHS GIRFT & VTE Exemplar Centres for a very special WTD meeting launching the National Thrombosis Survey Report.

View report
Prof Beverley Hunt OBE
  • Logo | LEO Pharma - Dermatology beyond the skin
  • 14th October

Thursday 14th October
10:00 – 11:30
Vaccine-induced Immune Thrombocytopenia and Thrombosis (VITT)

(a) VITT timeline, incidence, risk factors - Prof Michael Makris
(b) Presentation and laboratory testing - Prof Marie Scully
(c) Treatment and follow-up - Dr Sue Pavord
(d) Psychological impact - Prof Paul Bennett
Prof Beverley Hunt OBE
  • 15th October

    Logo | Cardinal Health - Essential to Care
Friday 15th October
Management of VTE in pregnancy
Dr Charlotte Frise

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Let's Talk Clots 2021 virtual conference is pleased to announce that the following companies and organizations have confirmed sponsorship of this educational event for healthcare and allied professionals.

Some companies, including pharmaceutical companies, have purchased exhibition space and/or a sponsored symposium. Any sponsored session is clearly labelled with the sponsor's logo and sponsorship of exhibition space will mean that the sponsor will have a presence in the virtual exhibition area.

During the exhibition, visitors who have registered will be able to access the virtual exhibition areas.

Please make time to visit the exhibition area during your participation in Let'’s Talk Clots 2021 virtual conference.

  • Leo Pharma Logo
  • ThinkSono Logo
  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Logo
  • National Nursing and Midwifery Network Logo
  • VTE Exemplar Centres Logo
  • Cardinal Health Logo
  • BMS/Pfizer Alliance Logo
  • Thrombosis UK Logo
  • CHAPS Study Logo
  • Viatris Logo