What: An interactive patient forum about preventing, treating and managing blood clots and clotting disorders. Presentations by New York area healthcare professionals who are experts in the field.
Who: Patients, their family members and friends, as well as anyone interested in learning more about blood clots and clotting disorders are encouraged to attend.
When: Saturday, June 1, 2013
8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: The Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 Dekalb Avenue - Main Entrance, off of Dekalb Avenue
North Pavilion – 3rd Floor Auditorium
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Why: Are you at risk for blood clots? Learn more. In the United States, one person each minute is diagnosed with a blood clot in the deep veins (Deep Vein Thrombosis /DVT). In the state of New York, blood clots kill more than 6300 people annually. This Stop The Clot® Forum will offer insights into everything you ever wanted to know about blood clots and clotting disorders. Experts in the field and a patient panel will give advice and practical tips to help you take charge of your health.
Contact: Judi Kaplan Elkin at email@example.com or at 617.529.1054
This meeting is supported by Grant # 5U27DD000545-04 from the
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.