Patients Educating Patients

Below is our media library for PEP Talk – our virtual Patient Support Group, and our Mini PEP Talk Webcast Series. PEP Talk  provides much needed and valuable support, resources, and recovery guidance for individuals who have been impacted by blood clots.


PEP Talk Virtual Monthly Support Group

September PEP Talk: Anticoagulants – The Past, the Present, and the Future.

Learn about the history of anticoagulation drugs, how they have evolved, and hear directly from a leading researcher about the next generation of anticoagulants currently being developed.

June PEP Talk: VTE and HE

Learn why men are at an increased risk for VTE and what those risk factors are, Factor V Leiden, athletes risk for blood clots (especially at higher elevations), and how men can protect themselves from a recurrence.

May PEP Talk: VTE and SHE

Learn about the unique blood clot risk factors that women have throughout their life cycle.


Mini PEP Talk Webcast Series

Episode 1: Covid-19 Treatment Options for Blood Clot Patients on Anticoagulants

Joined by special guest and NBCA Medical and Scientific Advisory Board Member, Dr. Caroline Cromwell, a hematologist and the Director of Thrombosis Services at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York City.


Questions? Email: info@stoptheclot.org

Current News

The National Blood Clot Alliance Launches New Council for Emerging Researchers in Thrombosis (CERT)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 07/28/2022   The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA), the nation’s leading nonprofit patient advocacy organization dedicated to…

The FUVID Study

The FUVID Study (Functional Characterization of Chronic Thromboembolic Venous Disease in Children) is currently open for enrollment to qualified participants.…