Bylaws Committee

Harold Welch, MD - Chair/Advisor
Nicos Labropoulos, PhD
Alessandra Puggioni, MD
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Julianne Stoughton, MD


The Bylaw Committee shall review the Bylaws of the American Venous Forum from time to time as directed by the Board of Directors.


  • Work with the AVF office to develop/review AVF bylaws and make recommendations to the Board of Directors
  • Attend Bylaw Committee meeting held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting

Member Nomincations

  • The Advisor/Chair position is filled by the AVF Secretary per the byaws.
  • Members to the committee will be appointed by the Chair.
  • Each Committee Member will serve a one year term renewable each year for up to two years at the discretion of the Chair.