SVS Medical Student Candidate Membership

The Society for Vascular Surgery® (SVS) Medical Student Candidate Membership provides a platform for medical students to gain access to valuable vascular surgery career resources and promote a network of similarly interested students. 

As a SVS Medical Student Candidate Member, you will be able to continue cultivating your interest in vascular surgery, gain valuable contacts in the specialty, and engage in several leadership opportunities.

To Become a Member

Step 1. Create an Account or Log-in to Your Existing Account 

Step 2. Return to This Page and Click Here to Begin Your Application

Benefits 

  • Access to an online community of similarly interested students through SVS Groups on VascularWeb
  • Opportunity to network with vascular health leaders via events and mentorship/shadowing opportunities
  • Increased level of participation in SVS activities
    • Leadership opportunities and opportunities make a difference as a member of a SVS Committee
    • Invitation to participate in a dedicated task force as part of the SVS Resident and Student Outreach Committee, which provides for several students to be directly involved in current and future educational programming and activities (i.e., Vascular Annual Meeting programming for students, online resources, etc.).
  • Dedicated online resources to learn more about the specialty
  • Various SVS e-communications: the SVS Pulse, the Future Vascular Surgeons Weekly Newsletter, VAMail, and access to the online editions of Vascular Specialist
  • Special discounts on books, products, and courses (i.e., VESAP3) sold on VascularWeb
  • Access to our social media sites 

Qualifications

SVS Medical Student Candidate Members shall include students from medical schools worldwide.

Requirements

SVS Medical Student Candidate Members pay a one-time US$25 fee for the duration of their medical school career.

The term of Medical Student Candidate Members shall be limited to the duration of their respective training, i.e., until graduation from medical school.

If a student member continues to a General Surgery Residency Program, they may submit an application for General Surgery Resident Candidate Membership.

If a student member continues to an accredited vascular surgery integrated residency program in the United States or Canada, they are automatically enrolled as a Vascular Surgery Trainee Candidate Member by their training program.

Application process

Accepted on a rolling basis. To submit your application: 

Step 1. Create an Account or Log-in to Your Existing Account 

Step 2. Return to This Page and Click Here to Begin Your Application

Questions

For more information, telephone 800-258-7188 or email studentresident@vascularsociety.org.