Fellows' Course In Venous Disease
On behalf of the American Venous Forum, we invite you to join us at the spring and fall Fellows Course in Venous Disease. This year the courses are:
Spring Course - April 21-23, 2013 at Englewood Hospital in Englewood, NJ
Fall Course - December 6-8, 2013 at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA
These intimate gatherings of no more than 40 fellows from vascular and interventional radiology programs from around the country, along with a faculty consisting of experts in the field of venous disease and representatives from sponsoring companies, will prove to be a stimulating interaction for all.
The Fellows Course in Venous Disease is presented for the benefit of fellows within the specialty of vascular surgery, interventional radiology, vascular medicine and associated programs. The course program will cover:
The goal of the course is to educate and update the fellows regarding the latest theories and developments in the clinical practice of vein disease management. Fellows will gain an overall understanding of vein disease to allow them to successfully incorporate venous knowledge, skills and techniques into their overall practice as they make the transition from training to the clinical practice.
Steven Elias, MD is the Founder and Director of the Fellows Course in Venous Disease. He is the Director of the Division of Vascular Surgery Vein Programs at Columbia University Medical Center of New York and Director of the Center for Vein Disease Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, Englewood, NJ .
Faculty interaction is crucial to the fellows fully benefitting from this course. The faculty consists of AVF leaders in the field of venous disease and local experts from each host site. Committee members & faculty include:
Carl Black, MD
Sheila Coogan, MD
Ellen Dillavou, MD
Mark Garcia, MD
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Jennifer Heller, MD
Manju Kalra , MD
Peter Lawrence, MD
Nicos Labropoulos, PhD
William Marston, MD
Mark Meissner, MD
Peter Pappas, MD
Dress for the Fellows Course in Venous Disease is casual, including dinners. Industry representatives are encouraged to participate in every aspect of this meeting. Agenda coming soon!
Download Application Form Here and send to Mia Beans at:
American Venous Forum, 555 E Wells St. Suite 1100, Milwaukee WI 53202 - or - FAX to 414-276-3349.
The Fellows' Course In Venous Disease is limited to 45 attendees. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Each Fellow will receive three nights of lodging at the designated hotel, transportation to and from the airport, and meals during the duration of the event. AVF will reimburse travel expenses up to a total of $550. This includes travel (i.e., coach airfare, gas mileage, train ticket, etc.), parking, and meals (exclusions may apply). A travel reimbursement form will be provided. Fellows must complete the reimbursement form and forward it to the AVF office along with itemized receipts in order to receive reimbursement.