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International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) 
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ISTH Program Now Available

The ISTH 2020 Virtual Congress Program will be coming soon. The program will feature plenaries, education and poster sessions as well as the Scientific and Standardization Committee (SSC) sessions from each of the SSC Subcommittees. Additionally, a special Trainee Session will take place prior to the start of the main Congress. Learn more below:

ISTH 2020 Virtual Congress Program Coming Soon

Luigi Naldini
M.D., Ph.D.

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Saturday, July 11

Advances in Gene Therapy and Ethical Aspects


Naldini is the Director of the San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy in Milan and Professor at the "Vita Salute" San Raffaele University in Milan.

Peter Lenting

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Sunday, July 12

Role of VWF in Hemostasis: From Basic Science to Clinic
Lenting is Director of Research at Inserm in France with a focus on the biology of Factor VIII/VWF complex and their disorders hemophilia A and VWD

Alexander T. Cohen

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Monday, July 13

Unmet Clinical Needs and Future Advances in VTE
Cohen is a vascular physician and epidemiologist at Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospital, King's College, London, U.K. 

Anne Eichmann

    Tuesday, July 14
    Guidance or Organ Specific Vascular Patterning


    Eichmann is Ensign Professor of Medicine and Professor of Cellular and Molecular Physiology at Yale School of Medicine, U.S.


    The ISTH 2020 Congress has 28 State-of-the-Art sessions featuring world-renowned speakers. Each session will have three invited speakers who will present for 25 minutes, including Q&A. They will focus on various topics including:

    • clinical management of VTE in cancer patients 

    • thrombosis and hemostasis in pregnancy 

    • platelet function and signaling

    • pediatric thrombosis

    • endothelium physiology and pathology

    • coagulation and natural anticoagulants

    • pediatric hemophilia

    • thrombotic microangiopathies

    • DOAC and new therapeutic tools for VTE treatment

    • issues on prophylaxis and treatment of arterial thrombosis

    • role of hemostatic system in immunity

    • and more!

    See all sessions and speakers in the online program.


    The ISTH 2020 Trainee Session will take place on Saturday, July 11 from 08:00 – 10:30, prior to the start of the main Congress. 

    The Trainee Session of the ISTH 2020 Congress in Milan welcomes all trainees and early career professionals interested in Thrombosis and Hemostasis. This 2.5-hour session developed by the ISTH Early Career Committee and will encompass career mentoring discussions, round tables with experts on various career and methodology topics and educational tips. Come and start your ISTH Congress by networking and engaging with peers and experts in your field of interest. 


    Please be aware there is an additional charge of €25 for the Trainee Session.


    Platelets and Megakaryocytes 
    Coagulation & Natural Anticoagulants
    Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis
    Vascular Biology
    Diagnostics and OMICs
    Arterial Thromboembolism

    Venous Thromboembolism
    Thrombotic Microangiopathies
    Hemophilia and Rare Bleeding Disorders
    Platelet Disorders and VWD
    Role of Hemostatic Systems in Cancer,
     Inflammation and Immunity
    Women’s Health
    ISTH 2020 Virtual Congress Program Coming Soon