Register Now for CDC’s December Webinar

Register Now for CDC’s December Webinar

December 6, 2018
2:00 pm

The National Blood Clot Alliance is hosting a webinar for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Blood Disorders, on Thursday, December 6, from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Eastern Time.

This talk – Scientific Update on Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Orthopedic Surgery: Making Sense of the Recommendations – will be presented by Dr. Mike Streiff and moderated by Dr. Scott Kaatz.

Learning Objectives

In this webinar, Dr. Streiff will discuss the following:

  • The epidemiology of VTE after orthopedic surgery
  • Landmark studies of thromboprophylaxis
  • Current recommendations for VTE prevention after orthopedic surgery
  • An overview of current studies of VTE prophylaxis for orthopedic surgery
  • Potential future directions in orthopedic thromboprophylaxis

Additional Information and Contact

You can read more about this important webinar here: Informational Flyer, and address any questions you might have about the matter to CDC’s Cynthia Sayers, at


Advance registration is required and the number of seats is limited. You can register for the webinar here: Registration

This webinar is free and open to public health professionals, clinicians, and researchers who desire more information about venous thromboembolism (VTE).


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