Education and MOC

Vascular Annual Meeting (VAM)

The Vascular Annual Meeting offers continuing medical education (CME) and self assessment credits.  For more information on the Vascular Annual Meeting, visit our meetings page.

Vascular Research Initiative Conference (VRIC)

The Vascular Research Initiative Conference (VRIC) is considered a key annual event for meeting and reconnecting with vascular research collaborators. VRIC offers continuing medical education (CME) and self assessment credits.  For more information on VRIC, visit our meetings page.

Comprehensive Review and Update of What's New in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

The Society for Vascular Surgery and the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, are joining forces for their first joint course: A Comprehensive Review and Update of What's New in Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. The course, approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, will be held Aug. 27-29, 2016, at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif. More information and to register.

2016 Coding and Reimbursement Course

October 21-22, 2016
Chicago, IL
Registration and course information will be posted in May 2016.
The coding course offers CME credit.

The Journal of Vascular Surgery (JVS)

One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit ™ can be obtained by successfully answering questions about one article from each issue of the Journal of Vascular Surgery® (JVS).
Each article is selected by the Editors because they contain information relevant to vascular surgery practice.
Access to continuing medical education (CME) questions is free and open to the public.
After successfully answering the questions, JVS subscribers can print a CME certification at no cost.
For non-subscribers, there is a US$10 fee per examination to receive a certificate of completion.

CME exams can be accessed at http://www.jvascsurg.org/cme/home​

Rutherford's Vascular Surgery, 8th Edition

Definitive. Encyclopedic. Respected. 
SVS member receive a 20% discount when ordering Rutherford's Vascular Surgery, 8th edition.

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The 8th edition of Rutherford’s Vascular Surgery provides the latest, evidence-based insights of more than 280 vascular surgery experts. The result is a definitive medical reference for a range of medical professionals, including vascular surgeons, interventionalists and vascular medicine specialists. 

New chapters

In addition to sections on basic science, clinical and laboratory evaluation, vascular imaging, and more, there are new and updated chapters include:

  • Dialysis catheters 
  • Endovascular management of aortic branches
  • Endovascular procedures
  • Renovascular disease
  • Vascular surgery technique 
  • Vascular imaging
  • Angiography
  • Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging

E-book version

The e-book includes enhanced search, rich media and social and community features. Physicians can interact with content through enhanced multimedia features, self-assessment questions, references, abstracts, and procedural videos. They can also share notes and insights with other Expert Consult users. 

Rutherford’s offers physicians the opportunity to access content from an iPhone, iPad, PC, or Mac.