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November 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia - November 5, 2018: GTF volunteers Roumika and Sneha worked with the city of Buford on a Proclamation of thrombosis.

Alpharetta, Georgia - November 10, 2018: GTF volunteers publication entitled " The Secret of success: An interview with Jeanine Walenga, PhD” by Savnee, Neelay and Ananya was published in the Guja Goshti, a magazine by the MMA.

Alpharetta, Georgia - November 14, 2018: GTF volunteers Priya (Statins and VTE) and Samarth (Smoking and VTE) interviewed on radio FRG by Dr. Asha Bhoomkar, MD. Listen to audio recording of interview on Radio FRG here - https://soundcloud.com/samarth-mishra-503281235/gtf-radio-interview-smoking-and-statins

​​October 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia- October 14, 2018 : GTF volunteer Nimesh started Thrombosis Club at the Alliance Academy for Innovation (AAI) in Cumming, Georgia.

Alpharetta, Georgia-October 3, 2018 : GTF volunteers publication entitled "Lifestyle Changes after Thrombosis" by Sharan Krishnappan, Akshay Kulkarni, Anjali Bhave was published on Angiology.org  - Check out the link http://www.angiology.org/AngiologyOrg/media/system/Education/lifestyle_changes.pdf

Alpharetta, Georgia-October 3, 2018 :  GTF volunteers publication entitled "In Search of an Ideal Anticoagulation Agent" by Tej Shidhaye, Divya Joshi was published on Angiology.org  - Check out the link -http://www.angiology.org/AngiologyOrg/media/system/Education/search_ideal_anticoagulation_agent.pdf

Alpharetta, Georgia-October 3, 2018 :  GTF volunteers publication entitled " Stroke" by Ayush Karnik, Nimish Kadam, Richa Bhome, Avanti Upad was published on Angiology.org  - Check out the link -http://www.angiology.org/AngiologyOrg/media/system/Education/stroke.pdf

September 2018 

Alpharetta, Georgia-September14, 2018 : Georgia Thrombosis Forum (GTF) announces a breakthrough research through their summer interns.  Listen to the  Interview with Rithik and Vishnu: September 12, 2018, on - Radio WRFG 89.3 FM  and  Interview with Dr. Atul Laddu: August 1, 2018, on Radio WRFG 89.3 FM

​August 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia. August, 2018
GTF volunteers publication entitled, “Bonnie Bernstein’s Experience with Thrombosis” by Anusha Tembe, Divya Joshi, Prasad Shetye was published in the Indian Periodical. Link to the Publication

July 2018

Atlanta, Georgia.July 10, 2018
GTF volunteers  Akshay, Ananya, Ankita, Hersh, Mrunalini, Neelay, Radhika, Sara, Savnee and Tejas presented to Georgia Senator Renee Unterman, Chairperson of the Health and Human Services to.Link to photos

Braselton, Georgia. July 12, 2018
Thrombosis Awareness presentation by GTF volunteer Prasad at Rotary Club, Braselton Link to photos

Loyola University, Chicago, July 20, 2018
GTF volunteers participated at High School Scholar’s Day at Loyola University. This was 4th year in a row that GTF was invited to join the Faculty of Loyola University on the HSS Day. Link to Photos

June 2018

Rensselaer, New York. June 19, 2018
GTF members attended the BRIDGE (Bright Researchers Involved in Discovery thru Guidance and Exploration) event at the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. This was a joint competition event with the high school students of Questar 3. There were 2 groups in the competition: Podium presentation and poster presentation. GTF volunteer Ayush Karnik won the award for the best Poster presentation.

Atlanta, Georgia. June 4. 2018
GTF Volunteers received proclamation of thrombosis by the City of Atlanta. Check out Photo Link

May 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia. May 2018
GTF volunteers two research abstracts published in the Annual Meetings of the Federation of American Society of Experimental Biology (FASEB), one of the premium scientific societies in the World, held in San Diego, CA in April 2018.
a ) Comparative Pharmacokinetic Profile of Three Batches of Ovine Enoxaparin and One Batch of Branded Enoxaparin by Varun Rangnekar, Walter Jeske, Yiming Yao, Ahmed Kouta, Debra Hoppensteadt, Rick Duff, Jawed Fareed (FASEB JOURNAL: Volume 32, Issue 1, 01 Apr 2018 - article

b) Relative Neutralization of Heparin from Different Origins by Protamine, Polybrene, Platelet Factor 4, and synthetic heparin antagonist PMX contributed by Rajan Laddu, Ambar Farooqui, Fakiha Siddiqui, Omer Iqbal, Debra Hoppensteadt, Ahmed Kouta, Jawed Fareed. ((FASEB JOURNAL: Volume 32, Issue 1, 01 Apr 2018 - article

March 2018

Gwinnett , Georgia. March 9, 2018
Gwinnett County celebrated its bicentennial by having a “Story Vault", where residents of the County tell their stories. GTF members told their story about how GTF is helping the community in saving precious lives and helping students to be competitive in their student career. SeeVideo , Photos

Dahlonega, Georgia. March 1, 2018

Teresa Conner-Kerr, the Dean of the University of North Georgia, invited GTF board to attend to attend the 6th Annual UNG Scholarship Gala on March 23, 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia. March 1, 2018
The GTF Board announced following new appointments: Mr. Suresh Sane as the Treasurer, and Mr. Douglas Segars, Sandvcpa.com as a  CPA firm for GTF.

Alpharetta, Georgia. March 1, 2018

GTF volunteer Varun Rangnekar  completed his research in his GTF internship at Loyala.  The Federation of American Societies of Experimental Biloogy(FASEB)   accepted his  research to be presented his research data to the FASEB meeting in April in San Diego.

February 2018

Atlanta, Georgia. February 19, 2018:

GTF volunteers Anusha, Amrut, Rithik, Sanket organized a booth to spread awareness at Georgia State capitol. The GTF booth was visited by 104 people.( Photo: at GA State Capitol )

Atlanta, Georgia, February, 2018:

GTF volunteers Rohan Pai, Tejas Deodha attended to the GA State Senate for Page 2018.

January 2018

Alpharetta, Georgia. January 13, 2018:
Fifth Anniversary event of GTF, held on Saturday January 13, 2018. An estimated 140 people attended this event.  Check out Photo Album1Photo Album2

Pune, Maharashtra, India  January 2, 2018:

GTF's volunteer spread awareness globally. Avanti Upad presented to more than hundred middle school students at Dr. Kalmadi Shamarao High School in Pune, India. ​