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.


This webinar will appeal to basic scientists and clinicians interested in the increasingly recognized role(s) of microvesicles in normal physiology and their potential as unique biomarkers of disease. 

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.
More information and online registration:
Target audience: 
  • Clinicians
  • Researchers
  • Nurses
Learning objectives: 

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

  • Examine the biological significance of microvesicles in normal physiology and coagulation
  • Evaluate the key problems associated with their measurement and isolation
  • Review and Discuss the range of methods that can be utilized to measure different properties of microvesicles
  • Understand their potential as unique biomarkers
Faculty & credentials: 
Planning Committee:
Yukio Ozaki
Geoff Barnes
Chris Ward
Cary Clark
Stephen Watson
Paul Harrison, - "How to Study microvesicles"
Rienk Newland - "What are their functions"?
Nigel Mackman
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following persons:  None.
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



Cary Clark
Phone number: 
+1 (919) 929-3807
Session date: 
01/28/2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm 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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