Continuing Education Resource Center

Hemostasis Workshops

Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT):
from Clinical Suspicion to Rapid Diagnosis

We invite you to join us for this informative workshop focused on detecting, testing and rapidly diagnosing Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia—a potentially devastating adverse drug reaction to heparin caused by the emergence of antibodies. Plus, our NEW innovative testing systems will be demonstrated.

 

PLEASE JOIN US

LOCATION AND DATES

See schedule on right sidebar

TIME
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Featured Speakers

Theodore (Ted) E. Warkentin, MD, FRCP(C), FACP
Professor, Dept. of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, and Dept. of Medicine, McMaster University; Regional Director, Transfusion Medicine, Hamilton Regional Laboratory Medicine Program; Hematologist, Service of Clinical Hematology, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ont., Canada


Anne Winkler, MD, MSc
Medical Director, IL
Bedford, MA, US


     
 

Agenda:

8:00 AM
Registration

9:00 AM
Welcome

9:30 AM
Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT):
from Clinical Suspicion to Rapid Diagnosis

Speaker: Theodore (Ted) E. Warkentin, MD, FRCP(C), FACP

11:00 AM
Implementation of HIT Testing at Your Facility
Speaker: Anne Winkler, MD, MSc

12:00 PM
Lunch and Instrument Demonstrations

  • ACL TOP® Family 50 Series Hemostasis Testing Systems

 

 

*Approved for 2.0 Professional Education Program hours through P.A.C.E.®