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SVS Young Surgeons Section (SVS YSS)


In 2021, the SVS approved a membership section of the SVS dedicated to vascular surgeons in the first 0-10 years of practice. The mission of this Section is to foster and accelerate the learning and career development of SVS members within their first ten years in clinical practice. The Section will achieve this mission by establishing an engaging and interactive forum that will enhance SVS efforts in education, advocacy, quality practice, ethics, research, diversity/equity/inclusion, and member value, with specific focus and attention to the needs of members in the earlier stages of their careers. 


SVS YSS membership is available to any SVS Member in good standing that falls into the first 0-10 years of practice. 

How to Apply

If you are interested in joining the SVS YSS, please email Kristin Crowe at

If you are not already a member of the SVS, you may review our membership categories and apply here


  • Dedicated educational programming at the SVS Vascular Annual Meeting (VAM)
  • Discounts on SVS educational opportunities
  • Networking opportunities 
  • Access to the SVS Connect Community, including the exclusive Young Surgeons Section Community (coming soon!)

See a full list of SVS Member benefits here.

SVS YSS Steering Committee 

YSS Steering Committee headshots and names