Save the Date: APDVS Spring Meeting, March 29-30, 2019

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ACGME NAS and Milestones Information

Important Match Information
 

0+5 Integrated Match

  • Registration opens on NRMP:  September 15, 2019
  • Rank order begins on NRMP:  January 15, 2020
  • Withdraw/quota change deadline on NRMP:  January 31, 2020
  • Rank order list deadline on NRMP: February 26, 2020
  • Match Day: March 20, 2020

A full schedule of dates can be found online at nrmp.org.


Fellowship Match

  • Registration opens on NRMP: January 29, 2020
  • Rank order begins on NRMP: March 25, 2020
  • Withdraw/quota change deadline on NRMP: April 15, 2020
  • Rank order list deadline on NRMP: April 29, 2020
  • Match Day: May 15, 2020

A full schedule of dates can be found online at nrmp.org.

Regional Vascular Society Meetings

EVS: September 5-7, 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

MVSS: September 12-14, 2019 in Chicago, IL. The 5th Annual MVSS Medical Student Education and Participation Program “Introducing Vascular Surgery as a Career Choice which will be held on Friday, September 13, 2019 in Chicago during the Society’s 2019 Annual Meeting. 

NESVS: September 13-15, 2019 in Providence, Rhode Island

SAVS: January 8-11, 2020 in Palm Beach, Florida

WVS: September 28-October 1, 2019 in Maui, Hawaii

 

New VSQE Operative Log Requirements for Vascular Surgery Residents

The American Board of Surgery recently announced that integrated vascular surgery residents that begin training in July 2015 will be required to have 25 cases in surgical critical care, with at least one in each of the seven categories: ventilatory management; bleeding (non-trauma); hemodynamic instability; organ dysfunction/failure; dysrhythmias; invasive line management and monitoring; and parenteral/enteral nutrition.

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Upcoming VSITE Dates

The American Board of Surgery has announced that the 2018 VSITE will be a 5-hour, web-based examination containing approximately 200 multiple-choice questions. The next exam will be held in Winter 2018.

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BS Osteopathic Trainees Policy Change

The American Board of Surgery recently posted a new policy regarding certification of osteopathic surgical residents.  

"To be eligible for certification in vascular surgery by the ABS through the independent (5+2) pathway, osteopathic surgical residents must have successfully completed training in an ACGME-accredited general surgery residency program according to the [outlined criteria], prior to completing an ACGME-accredited vascular surgery fellowship. The vascular surgery fellowship must be accredited by the ACGME for the entire duration of training. All other ABS requirements for certification in vascular surgery in effect at the time of application must also be fulfilled."​

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