A message from the President of HTRS

Dear Colleague:

HTRS exists to help you build a successful and fulfilling career in classical hematology. Your HTRS membership is a passport to myriad resources at any career stage. Whether you are a medical or doctoral student, trainee, junior faculty or senior investigator, allied health or coagulation laboratory professional, HTRS is here to support you every step of the way.

I hope you visit this site often to explore our diverse programs, apply for grants and fellowships, and peruse opportunities for mentoring and networking. In addition to participating in HTRS events, we urge you to volunteer to join a planning team or apply to serve in a leadership role. Many HTRS members have stories about feeling at home within HTRS, part of a community of like-minded people who are interested and invested in each other’s success.  

What will your HTRS story be? We look forward to being part of your journey.


Shannon Meeks, HTRS President






Shannon L. Meeks, MD, MBA


HTRS Mission Statement

The Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society, Inc. (HTRS) is the leading North American professional society dedicated to research, mentoring, workforce development, and continuing medical education for physicians, investigators, and all health care professionals interested in advancing care for people with hemostatic and thrombotic disorders.

About HTRS

HTRS was incorporated as a nonprofit, 501c3 organization in the State of Wisconsin in 1994. We are a North American professional medical society with over 600 members from the United States and Canada. Our members are physicians, researchers, nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, medical laboratory scientists, representatives from industry, and other allied healthcare professionals involved in caring for pediatric and adult patients with bleeding and/or thrombotic disorders.
HTRS is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors comprising academic hematologists and physician-researchers from the United States and Canada.


HTRS Articles of Incorporation 

HTRS Bylaws 2020

HTRS FY 2022 Form 990