The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis is an inclusive network of scientists dedicated to research, education and improvement of the lives of those who suffer with diseases and disorders of thrombosis, hemostasis and their underlying vascular biology. You are welcome to join ISTH by application and payment of annual membership dues.
Membership is individual and is not transferable. Categories of membership are:
Applications are accepted throughout the year and are not pro-rated.
For online enrollment, please visit http://isth.org. You may also email or telephone the Membership Secretary, Sharon Overcash, at Membership@isth.org and + 1 919 929 3807.
Pier M Mannucci Awards
Prizes will be awarded to young investigators who publish articles in the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis in 2012.
The awards have been named in honour of Prof. P.M. Mannucci, the first Editor in Chief of JTH, and are made possible by a generous contribution from Bayer HealthCare. Recipients are selected by a jury of editors. Proof of age is required. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
ISTH Visiting Professor Program
ISTH announces a new program targeted to Thrombosis and Hemostasis Centers in underprivileged countries. The program provides for an expert visiting professor who will offer an intensive course on a selected issue, or a series of lectures on selected topics, as agreed with the host center. The duration of the visit is four to seven days, and ISTH covers airfare, accommodation and living expenses for the Visiting Professor.
Applications and details are available from the ISTH homepage, http://www.isth.org, at the Program Announcement. For more information, contact ISTH headquarters by email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
ISTH Advanced Fellowships for young colleagues from underprivileged countries
ISTH announces a new program targeted to advanced Fellows from underprivileged countries who wish to pursue knowledge and expertise in one or all of the following areas: medical care, laboratory methods, or research related to thrombosis and hemostasis. Applicants should be 37 years old or younger. Fellowships will be up to a four month period, and will include economy class travel and housing. Applications will be approved on a competitive basis by the ISTH Educational committee.
Deadlines for submission of applications are 1 January and 1 June of each year, and can be found on the ISTH homepage, http://www.isth.org, at the Fellowship Announcement. For more information, contact ISTH headquarters by email (email@example.com).
Novo Nordisk Haemophilia Foundation (NNHF) website (www.nnhf.org) is activated
NNHF was created in 2005 as an independent, non-commercial organisation in Zurich, Switzerland, to address the significant need for improving haemophilia care and treatment in the developing world. NNHF works with partners in governments, NGOs and healthcare specialists in supporting development programmes, such as the education and training of patients, doctors, nurses and laboratory technicians, the improvement of disease diagnosis and the establishment of patient registries. NNHF also offers awards and fellowships. Contact at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 6th Annual Congress of The European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD)
6–8 February 2013, in Warsaw, Poland. The EAHAD organizes a yearly congress throughout Europe. Pr. Jerzy Windyga, President of the Organizing Committee, and Pr. Jan Astermark, President of the EAHAD, welcome you for a unique opportunity for learning, teaching and socializing. More information, congress registration and abstract submission are available online at: http://www.eahad2013.pl.
Invited speakers include: E. Berntorp, P. Collins, R. D’Oiron, P. A. Holme, P.M. Mannucci, S. Bjorkman, R. Ljung, R. Lassila, A. Coppola, A. Batorova, C. Kessler.
The European Association for Haemophilia and Allied Disorders (EAHAD) is a multi-disciplinary association of healthcare professionals who provide care for individuals with haemophilia and other bleeding disorders. Our purpose is to promote clinical care, education and research for this group of patients across the continent. You are welcome to join the EAHAD by application and payment of annual membership fees (http://www.eahad.org).