The Thrombus Innovation Awards are designed to highlight projects that demonstrate innovation and excellence and have improved the delivery of services to patients with venous/arterial thrombosis.

The 2012 ceremony was held on 20 November at Chandos House in London, with three prizes of £5,000, £2,000 and £1,000 presented by Peter Rose, Editor of Thrombus and Consultant Haematologist at Warwick Hospital.

Winner
‘Prevention of embolic stroke from atrial fibrillation through mass education’
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness

To find out more about the winning entries, download the Awards supplement.

The 2012 Thrombus Innovation Awards were organised by Hayward Medical Communications and supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Ltd.

  • The team from Raigmore Hospital, Inverness receive their prize for first place
  • The team from Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust receive their prize for second place
  • The team from GP Care UK Limited, Bristol receive their prize for third place
  • The team from Manchester Royal Infirmary receive their certificate for their highly commended project
  • The team from Shropshire and Staffordshire Heart and Stroke Network were highly commended for their project
  • Mary Murray delivers her guest lecture



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