"Von Willebrand Disease–From Theory to Clinical Practice" Travel Award

The application cycle for this award is closed.

Watch for an announcement about the 2024 award in spring 2024.

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Award Overview

The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS) is commissioned by Octapharma to recruit and select up to three U.S. hematologists to attend “Von Willebrand Disease - From Theory to Clinical Practice” from October 10-12, 2023, in Malmö, Sweden. This educational course is provided by Lund University Commissioned Education, Malmö Centre for Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Malmö University Hospital, and Octapharma Nordic, Sweden.

HTRS is now accepting applications from U.S. hematologists who can demonstrate a need for further training in the best approaches and care of hemophilia patients who develop inhibitors. Participants should be affiliated with a hemophilia treatment center and have previous ITI experience.  Good English skills are required.  Successful applicants will travel to Malmö, Sweden to take part in this educational course on October 10-12, 2023.

Questions? Contact Jennifer Ziegler, Director, Award Programs and Career Development at [email protected].

VWD Course Travel Award

Call for Applications 

Application Deadline

June 15, 2023

VWD Course Travel Award

 Application Portal

2023 VWD Travel Award Recipients

HTRS is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 Travel Award.

Yazan Abou-Ismail, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Utah

Maria Carter-Fabres, MD
Assistant Professor
Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Rachel Kronenfeld, MD
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Jackson Memorial Hospital

 Previous VWD Travel Award Recipients


Corey Falcon, MD
Assistant Professor
Tulane University





 Contact Jennifer Ziegler, Director, Awards Programs and Career Development, [email protected].