What the HHT?

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Posts by Ashley Watkins

International HHT Guidelines: GI Bleeding Management (Recorded)

International HHT Guidelines Webinar Series Dr. Murali Chakinala, Co-Director, Washington University HHT Center of Excellence and Dr. Vivek Iyer, Director, Mayo Clinic HHT Center of Excellence as they discuss how to recognize the signs and symptoms of GI bleeding in HHT. Drs. Chakinala and Iyer will further dissect this subject area by taking the audience…

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International HHT Guidelines: Anemia (Recorded)

International HHT Guidelines Webinar Series Topic:  Anemia Dr. Raj Kasthuri, Director, UNC Chapel Hill HHT Center of Excellence and Dr. Hanny Al-Samkari, Associate Director, Massachusetts General Hospital HHT Center of Excellence as they discuss anemia and iron deficiency as it relates to HHT. Both doctors are renowned hematologists and will walk the audience through a…

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International HHT Guidelines: Overview & My HHT Care (Recorded)

International HHT Guidelines Webinar Series Topic: Guidelines Overview & My HHT Care Join Dr. Marie Faughnan, Director, Toronto HHT Centre of Excellence as she provides an overview of the newly updated International HHT Guidelines and how they are used to set the standard of care globally for the diagnosis and treatment of HHT. Dr. Faughnan…

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Lift Your Heart for HHT Celebration Kickoff!

Help our rare disease mascot flight! February is Rare Disease Month and we want to SHOW OUR STRIPES in a big way! During our Lift Your Heart for HHT tribute celebration from February 22 through February 28 (Rare Disease Day®), for each donation made, we’ll honor your loved ones who are either affected by HHT…

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Women in Science Day 2021 – International

“HHT Ireland reminds us that women and girls play a critical role in science and technology communities and that their participation should be strengthened.” HHT Ireland talks to Petronella McLoughlin, an HHT patient who is a Senior Finite Scheduler with MSD Biotech, Dublin. McLoughlin notes: “It is exciting to be among those who influence therapeutical…

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