|APSTH-ISTH joint symposium (July 11th, 2009, Boston)|
|The APSTH-ISTH joint symposium (12:15 - 13:45 on July 11th, 2009)|
President of the Boston ISTH Conference, Dr. Bruce Furie and the Scientific Program Committee Chair, Dr. Ken Bauer were kind enough to agree to have the APSTH-JSTH joint symposium (12:15 - 13:45 on July 11th, 2009) during the educational program of the Boston ISTH Conference.
The speakers and titles of their presentations are as follows:
1) Coagulopathy in Malaria
Speaker - Pantep Angchaisuksiri, M.D.
Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine
Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University
2) Use of Asian snake venom inhibitors in studies of blood coagulation mechanism
Speaker - Takashi Morita, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular Biology
Meiji Pharmaceutical College
3) Coagulopathy induced by snake bites and its management
Speaker - Geoff Isbister, M.D.
Menzies School of Health Research
Clinical Toxicologist and Emergency Physician
Calvary Mater Newcastle, Australia
4) Genetic disorders related to coagulopathy prevalent in the far east
Speaker - Toshiyuki Miyata, Ph.D.
Director of Department of Etiology and Pathogenesis
Research Institute, National Cardiovascular Center
National Institute of Circulation Research