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About SVS

The Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS) is a not-for-profit professional medical society, composed primarily of vascular surgeons, that seeks to advance excellence and innovation in vascular health through education, advocacy, research and public awareness. SVS is the national advocate for more than 6,000 specialty-trained vascular surgeons and other medical professionals who are dedicated to the prevention and cure of vascular disease.


SVS membership is widely recognized in the vascular community as a mark of professional achievement. Members enjoy many benefits such as:

  • Reduced registration for the Vascular Annual Meeting.
  • A voice in Washington

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SVS Foundation

The foundation awards basic and clinical research grants to vascular scientists.

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Leadership & Governance

The SVS relies on the generous donation of time from its volunteer leadership teams, including:

The Society also lends support to a variety of affiliated groups.

Corporate Partners

Corporations partner with SVS to advance the care of vascular patients through support of SVS meetings, events, and initiatives. Support provides a unique and valued opportunity to establish  companies as an integral part of the vascular health community.

Learn about opportunities for recognition

Special thanks to our current sponsors.

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SVS has been engaged in an extensive effort to document the evolution of the specialty.

Learn more about the history of vascular surgery and SVS.