Hemostasis Science DaysMarch 17 & 18, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain

Dear Colleagues:

We are pleased to inform you that registration for the next edition of our successful scientific series, the Hemostasis Science Days is now open!

Date: March 17 & 18, 2020
Start: March 17, 01:00 p.m.
End: March 18, 01:45 p.m.

Location: Hotel Catalonia Barcelona Plaza,
Placa Espanya, 6 – 8
08014 Barcelona, Spain

Joining this forum, you will not only learn about new insights in hemostasis testing and management but also benefit from the opportunity to exchange on eye-level with other international hemostasis experts and expand your professional network.

In case of any further questions, please feel free to contact Diana Bredendiek. (diana.bredendiek@siemens-healthineers.com)

We are very much looking forward to an exciting event in March 2020.

With best regards,

Eva-Maria Landmann


Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Until 12:00 noon

Arrival & Registration

12:00 noon – 01:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m. – 03:00 p.m.

Session 1: Managing the Bleeding Patient

  • Official Opening & Welcome
  • Extended Half-Life Coagulation Factors for Hemophilia Therapy
    • Clinically Advantageous, Challenging for the Laboratory
      Dr. Stefan Tiefenbacher, Englewood, USA
  • Emicizumab for Routine Prophylaxis in Hemophilia A
    • Clinical and Laboratory Experience
      PD Dr. Jens Müller, Bonn, Germany
  • Hemostasis Derangement during Mechanical Circulatory Support
    Dr. Dr. Ingvild Birschmann, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany

03:00 p.m. – 03:30 p.m.


03:30 p.m. – 06:00 p.m.

Session 2: Hemostasis Testing in Cardiac and Vascular Disease

  • Testing for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs) – When and How
    Prof. Dr. Hugo ten Cate, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Drug Levels, Bleeding and Thrombotic Outcomes in Patients under Direct
    Oral Anticoagulants
    Dr. Sophie Testa, Cremona, Italy
  • The Utility of D-Dimer and F1+2 in Cardiovascular Disease and Anticoagulation
    Assoc. Prof. Dr. Christina Christersson, Uppsala, Sweden
  • Real-Time Monitoring of von Willebrand Factor in the Catheterization Laboratory:
    The Seatbelt of Mini-Invasive Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement?
    Dr. Flavien Vincent, New York, USA

07:00 p.m.

Departure for Dinner

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

09:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Session 3: Hemostasis Management in Pregnancy and Obstetrics

  • Thrombophilia and VTE in Pregnancy
    Prof. Dr. Birgit Linnemann, Regensburg, Germany
  • Hemostatic Aspects of Peripartum Hemorrhage and Impact of Factor XIII
    Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Korte, St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation in Pregnancy: Insights in Pathophysiology,
    Diagnosis and Management
    Prof. Dr. Ofer Erez, Beer Shava, Isreal

11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


11:30 a.m. – 01:45 p.m.

Session 4: New Insights in Mechanisms and Management of the Hemostatic Balance

  • Time to Change the Classical Vision of Coagulation in Liver Disease: From the
    Balance Disequilibrium to Systems Biology Network Modeling
    Dr. Joan C. Reverter, Barcelona, Spain
  • Coagulation Factor XII in Thrombosis and Inflammation
    Prof. Dr. Dr. Thomas Renné, Hamburg, Germany
  • New Targets in Hemophilia Therapy
    Prof. Dr. Víctor Jiménez Yuste, Madrid, Spain


Meeting Venue & Hotel
Hotel Catalonia Barcelona Plaza, Placa Espanya, 6 – 8, 08014 Barcelona, Spain

Please note that we will not organize individual transportation.

Travel time by taxi from Barcelona El Prat Airport to the hotel is around 20 min (~ € 25,00)



Hemostasis Marketing will cover the following costs – Please add this to your SpoDoM:
• All costs for speakers
• Invitation for dinner ~ €95,00

Countries have to cover the following costs for their customers and Siemens Healthineers representatives:

Business Package/Day €80,00

Hotel Accommodation €115,00
(single room/night incl, breakfast and Wi-Fi)

Travel Costs
(flights and individual transportation) 

It is country responsibility to obtain all required compliance approvals / SPODOM!