The THSNA pre-conference workshops will be hosted on Wednesday, April 13th from 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM at the Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers unless otherwise noted below.
Enrollment for these workshops is open to all THSNA attendees and additional details will be posted here as they become available.
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join our expert faculty and sample some of the lectures that comprise AC Forum Boot Camp. Participate in an engaging discussion during the “chalk talk” where attendees will help to shape and drive the topics and get answers to their questions about all aspects of caring for patients on anticoagulants. CE will be provided. Learn More
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Join researchers to explore both ongoing and new ATHN research projects. Part 1 (1pm-3pm) is a working session for current ATHN investigators to advance studies in progress. Part 2 (3pm-5pm) is an open session for all researchers on “how to” facilitate your research projects by using ATHN resources including the ATHNdataset, ATHN’s research question library, My Life, Our Future repository and the DREAM Award.
April 12 - April 13
This is a foundational workshop in benign hematology with didactic lectures from experts, followed by small group interactive case-based presentations and a panel discussion on the management of challenging cases. Learn More
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Session is geared towards trainees at all levels interested in pursuing research careers in hemostasis and thrombosis. Includes NIH perspective, advice on grant review process, mentoring, and how to succeed in lab, clinical and industry careers. Learn More
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Superior A & B
How much do we know about platelets and their function? Let’s expand our knowledge and understanding. This program will discuss the nitty-gritty…..platelet function, laboratory monitoring and diagnosis, as well as clinical presentation. Please join our three expert panel members as we discuss interesting cases and clinical conundrums in a dynamic and interactive session. Everyone is welcome to attend.
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Michigan A & B
Few randomized trials exist to guide management of patients with ITP. This program will provide practical assessment guidelines for an individualized treatment plan that takes into consideration the platelet count, bleeding symptoms, health-related quality of life, and medication side effects.