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PLENARIES

  • Leader in Cardiovascular Medicine Thanks ISTH in Schofield Plenary Lecture

    In the Frank Schofield Plenary Lecture on Monday morning, Eugene Braunwald, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, first thanked the members of ISTH for what they have achieved so far in controlling thrombosis and then asked for more.
    “We want you to give us greater improvement in the efficacy-bleeding relationship,” Braunwald said at the …

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SOCIAL

STATE-OF-THE-ART

  • State of the Art: Platelet Function and Dysfunction

    Three world-renowned speakers – Alan Nurden of France, Marco Cattaneo of Italy, and Barry Coller of the Unites States – came together Monday to present the state of the art regarding platelet function and dysfunction during a session named for 1981 ISTH Congress President  J. Fraser Mustard, who was a pioneer in the area of …

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AWARDS

  • Anna Falanga Receives the 2015 Roberts Medal 

    Anna Falanga was awarded the Harold R. Roberts Medal at Monday’s President’s Dinner.  The medal honors individuals who have used their time and talents to support the mission of the Society’s Scientific and Standardization Committee (SSC).
    Anna Falanga (right) receives the award from Sabine Eichinger.
    Falanga, a current member of the ISTH Council, previously served as chair …

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