Research Committee

  • Kathleen Ozsvath, MD - Chair Elect                            
  • Rabih Chaer, MD - Chair Elect                              
  • Faisal Aziz, MD - Past Chair
  • Harry Ma, MD
  • Mikel Sadek, MD
  • Prakash Saha, MD   
  • Yazan Duwayri, MD
  • Maxim E. Shaydakov, MD, PhD   
  • Jose Diaz, MD - Council Chair (ex-officio)

Role

Oversee all research activities sanctioned by the American Venous Forum.  Responsibilities also include promotion of research in venous diseases; definition of areas of requiring multi-center clinical efforts; and promotion of research investment in venous disease by national granting agencies.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee all research activities sanctioned by the American Venous Forum
  • Work with AVF office to distribute information and/or surveys
  • Promotion of research in venous diseases
  • Definition of areas of requiring multi-center clinical efforts
  • Promotion of research investment in venous disease by national granting agencies
  • Assist with management of research grants