Program Description: 



Through its educational arm, the ISTH Academy, the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) has begun hosting a series of webinars on practical thrombosis and haemostasis issues that scientists and physicians frequently confront. These webinars will allot time for participants to ask questions and will cover the latest information on relevant topics.


Bernhard Nieswandt "The role of platelets in stroke"
Martine Jandrot-Perrus "GPVI as a novel target in thrombosis"
Moderator: Steve Watson
Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The Medical College of Wisconsin and International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis. The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation of Credit Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Target audience: 
  • Basic and clinical scientists in the fields of thrombosis and haemostasis, inflammation, stroke and animal models of disease
  • Students, researchers and clinicians interested in translational research
Learning objectives: 

At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:

  • Detailed understanding of the tMCAO stroke model and the concept of “thrombo-inflammation” as the major pathomechanism underlying cerebral infarct growth in the setting of acute “experimental” stroke
  • Update knowledge on a specific platelet activation pathway differentially involved in thrombosis and physiological haemostasis



Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Committee:
Geoffrey Barnes, MD
Chris Ward, PhD
Stephen Watson, PhD
Bernhard Nieswandt "The role of platelets in stroke"
Martine Jandrot-Perrus "GPVI as a novel target in thrombosis"
Steve Watson
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:  




Geoffrey Barnes, MDPortolaConsulting
 Blue Cross Blue Shield of MichiganResearch
Chris Ward, PhDBayerSpeaker
 Boehringer-IngelheimSpeaker, Advisory Board
 BMS/PfizerSpeaker, Advisory Board
Martine Jandrot-PerrusActicor BiotechAdvisory Scientist

In accordance with the ACCME®  Standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved






Lacey Schmeidler, MA
Phone number: 
+1 (919) 929-3807
Session date: 
02/24/2016 - 7:00am to 8:00am CST
ISTH Webinar Library Once a Month
Carrboro, NC 27510
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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