Welcome to the virtual

17th Annual 

McMaster Update in 

Thromboembolism

 

Friday, October 1, 2021

The McMaster University, Continuing Professional Development Office

is pleased to present this virtual CPD Conference.

Registration is now open!

Target

Audience

Subspecialists, General Internists, Hospitalists, Community Physicians, Primary Care Practitioners, Residents, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Laboratory Technologists involved in the care of patients with thromboembolic disease.

Learning 

Objectives

By attending this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss current approaches in diagnosis, prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disorders.

  • Learn practical tips in anticoagulant counselling, perioperative anticoagulant management and the considerations for anticoagulation in special patient populations.

  • Appreciate the multidisciplinary nature of thrombotic disorders.

  • Understand the role of laboratory diagnostic testing for heparin induced thrombocytopenia.