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10 - 17 October 2020



in support of World Thrombosis Day

Conference now closed

The Lets Talk Clots Virtual Conference is now closed.

Thank you to all of those who have attended the Lets Talk Clots Virtual Conference and made it such a success.

If you have confirmed that you would like to be kept updated of future Thrombosis UK events, we will be sending out further information shortly.

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Sunday 11th October
15:30 – 16:30
A Survivor's Perspective of Recovery After Blood Clots– Shaun Kinghorn, Newcastleh
Jo Jerrome
Monday 12th October
11:30 – 12:15
Implementation of a standardised annual anticoagulation specialist review in primary care – Nathan Hutchinson-Jones, Bath
Nathan Hutchinson-Jones
Monday 12th October
14:00 – 15:15
Updates in Cancer Associated Thrombosis
(a) DOACS and cancer associated thrombosis: who should get them and when? – Marc Carrier, Ottawa
(b) Prevention of VTE for ambulant patients receiving chemotherapy – Alok Khorana, Cleveland
Prof Simon Noble
Monday 12th October
16:00 – 17:00
Update on thromboprophylaxis and COVID-19
– Prof Beverley Hunt OBE – Daniel Horner, Manchester
Dr Susie Shapiro, Oxford
Tuesday 13th October
12:00 – 13:00
Learning in VTE risk assessment
(a) GIRFT Thrombosis Survey results – Lara Roberts, London
(b) Risk assessment in pregnancy and postpartum – Marc Blondon, Geneva
(c) Risk assessment in orthopaedics - Banne Nemeth, Leiden
Prof Roopen Arya
Wednedsday 14th October
09:30 – 10:00
IT in the new era of managing patients on warfarin
– Brian Proctor, Belfast – Sharon O’Donnell, Belfast
Dr Kathryn Boyd
Wednedsday 14th October
11:00 – 11:30
Impact of an All Wales Hospital Acquired Thrombosis
Steering Group – Andrea Croft, Bridgend
Stephane Jaglin
Wednedsday 14th October
15:00 – 16:30
Update in the use of DOACs and mechanical thromboprophylaxis
(a) DOACs in obesity - Alexander Cohen, London
(b) Update from GAPS Trial & mechanical prophylaxis - Alun Davies, London
Prof Beverley Hunt OBE
Wednedsday 14th October
19:00 – 20:00
The use of DOACs as the anticoagulant of choice in Primary Care
- Matthew Fay, Bradford
Dr Jim Moore
Session in collaboration with Primary Care Cardiovascular Society (PCCS)
Thursday 15th October
10:00 – 11:00
The role of the pharmacist in Direct Oral Anticoagulant (DOAC) management 2020
- Rosalind Byrne, Katherine Stirling
Stephane Jaglin
Session in collaboration with UK Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA)
Thursday 15th October
14:00 – 15:00
Understanding and Managing the Psychological Impact of Blood Clots
- Paul Bennett, Swansea
Andrea Croft
Thursday 15th October
19:00 – 20:00
Thrombosis in General Practice with reference to Covid-19
- Beverley Hunt OBE, London
Dr Ken Menon
Session in collaboration with West Essex CCG
Friday 16th October
10:00 – 11:00
Thrombosis in General Practice with reference to Covid-19
- Beverley Hunt OBE, London
Dr Ken Menon
Session in collaboration with West Essex CCG
Friday 16th October
16:00 – 17:30
VTE Workshop
(a) The highs and lows of virtual clinics - Rachna Patel, London
(b) Achieving VTE Exemplar Centres status – Andrea Croft, Bridgend
(c) Real world HAT cases & implementation of learning – Huw Rowswell, Plymouth
Emma Gee
Session in collaboration with National Nursing and Midwifery Network (NNMN)

Sponsors & Exhibitors

Let's Talk Clots Virtual Conference is pleased to announce that the following companies and organizations have confirmed their attendance as exhibitors. Some companies, including pharmaceutical companies, have purchased exhibition space and will have a presence of an exhibition stand in the virtual exhibition area.

Please plan to visit them during your participation.

  • Leo Pharma Logo
  • LumiraDX Logo
  • ThinkSono Logo
  • Boston Scientific Logo
  • British Medical Association Logo
  • British Society for Haematology Logo
  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis Logo
  • National Nursing and Midwifery Network Logo
  • Primary Care Cardiovascular Society Logo
  • UK Clinical Pharmacy Association Logo
  • VTE Exemplar Centres Logo
  • World Thrombosis Day Logo
  • Practice Plus Group Logo
  • Bayer Logo
  • Thrombosis Ireland Logo
  • Cardinal Health Logo
  • Anticoagulation UK Logo
  • Sanofi Logo
  • Clinical Leaders of Thrombosis (CLOT) Logo
  • BMS/Pfizer Alliance Logo
  • Alexion Logo
  • Thrombosis UK Logo