CLOT Conference


The CLOT  Conference for 2017 will be held at the Crowne Plaza hotel on the 20th October 2017.




09:00                            Coffee & Registration

09:20                            Welcome and introductions

09:30                            Cancer and Thrombosis

Dr Raza Alikhan Consultant Haematologist Cardiff and Vale      University Health Board    

 10:00                             How I treat DVT in intravenous drug users

Timothy Devey   VTE Specialist Nurse Sheffield Teaching Hospitals   

10:20                      Developing novel anti-inflammatory treatments for stroke                                                                                         Prof Pippa Tyrrell Professor of Stroke Medicine and an Honoury   Consultant in Stroke Medicine Salford Royal Foundation Trust

10:50                             COFFEE & EXHIBITION STANDS

11:20                             Case studies

                                      Jecko Thachil Consultant Haematologist. Central  Manchester            

                                    University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

11:50                            Ask the Experts

                                       An opportunity to discuss topics and case studies with a  

                                       panel of experts.

 12:30                             LUNCH & EXHIBITION STANDS

 13:30                            CLOT Slot

 13:40                            TBC

 14:10                             A review of omitted doses of VTE  prophylaxis in hospital patients with confirmed Dementia

                                 Andrew McSorley Thrombosis Nurse Specialist Royal Cornwall Hospital

 14:20                        Nurse-led Cardioversion clinics and the use of NOAC’s

                                 David Biggs Arrhythmia Specialist Nurse Pennine Acute Hospitals 

                                 NHS Trust

 15:00                       Anticoagulation in difficult cases

                    Dr Will Lester, Consultant Haematologist 

                    University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust                                                                           

  15:30                        Evaluation and close