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Event Description

Join NATF’s Ask the Expert forum. Ask the Expert is a quarterly online forum designed for patients, caregivers, family members, and friends affected by blood clots and related diseases. We understand that there can be confusion and uncertainty surrounding blood clots and heart health, so we’ve recruited top leaders in the field to answer your questions!

For this forum, Dr. Scott Katz, will be answering your questions. You can submit questions beforehand by emailing events@natfonline.org, during the registration on GoToWebinar, or in real-time during the forum.

Speakers

Scott Kaatz, DO, MSc, FACP, SFHM
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University Senior Staff Hospitalist, Medical Director for Professional Development and Research Division of Hospital Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital
Dr. Scott Kaatz is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at Wayne State University and a hospitalist at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit where he serves as the Medical Director for Professional Development and Research in the Division of Hospital Medicine. He attended medical school at Michigan State University and completed his residency in internal medicine at Henry Ford Hospital. Later in his career, he earned his master’s degree in evidence-based health care from Oxford University.
He has a long-standing research interest in anticoagulation and thromboembolic disease and was the Medical Director of the Anticoagulation Clinics for the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, MI for 15 years.
Dr. Kaatz is a Fellow of American College of Physicians and a Senior Fellow Society of Hospital Medicine. He is President of the Anticoagulation Forum and Past President of the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Societies of North America and the Michigan Chapter of the Society of Hospital Medicine.
He has also served on the Medical Scientific Advisory Board of the National Blood Clot Alliance and the National Certification Board of Anticoagulation Providers.
He has participated in many research studies with an emphasis on anticoagulation, atrial fibrillation, periprocedural anticoagulation, and venous thromboembolism prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, and has published over 250 articles, book chapters, and abstracts in this field.

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