Johns Hopkins Venous Thromboembolism Symposium
The VTE Collaborative, with support from the Armstrong Institute and Department of Medicine, holds a VTE Symposium every March that highlights some of the latest research on venous thromboembolism and features a keynote speaker who is a national authority in this field.
15th Annual Johns Hopkins Medicine VTE Symposium
Friday, March 3, 2023 | 8am – 1:20pm via Live Stream and at The Johns Hopkins Hospital's Hurd Hall
Various speakers will provide engaging talks with a focus on reviewing current data and guidelines on VTE prevention, treatment, diagnosis, and best practices. This event will also feature a panel of patients sharing their own personal stories about VTE.
Keynote: Marc Carrier, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Update on the Management of Cancer-associated Thrombosis
Dr. Marc Carrier, M.D., MSc, FRCPC, is Head of the Division of Hematology at The Ottawa Hospital, a Professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medicine and Senior Scientist in the Clinical Epidemiology Program of The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute. He holds a Tier 1 Research Chair in Venous Thromboembolism and Cancer from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Ottawa. His clinical research is focused in venous thromboembolic disease and cancer, including cancer screening, prevention and management.
Patient Speaker: Julie A. Partridge, PhD, CMPC
The Psychological Impact of Thrombosis in Athletes and Exercisers
Dr. Partridge is an Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR) at Southern Illinois University. Her primary focus is in the sub disciplinary area of sport and exercise psychology. She also serves as Director of the Social Psychology of Sport Laboratory.
This event is free to all.
Videos from Past VTE Symposia
Selected videos of past symposia are available. You may need to download Microsoft Silverlight to your computer in order to play them. Download Silverlight.