2018 Schedule

The 2018 Vascular Annual Meeting Schedule is subject to frequent updates. Please revisit this page regularly for the most up-to-date schedule.

 

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(as of 4/06/18)

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
6:00 am - 6:30 pm
Registration

7:00 am - 10:00 am
Postgraduate Courses
P1: Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease: Optimal Modern Open and Endovascular Management
P2: Hemodialysis Access: Advanced Management of Complications

7:30 am - 11:30 am
V1: VESS Paper Session 1

8:00 am - 9:30 am
Workshops
W1: ZFEN Sizing: Best Practices
W2: Mastering PEDAL Access
W3: Vascular Malformations: Fundamental Approach with Hands-On Exposure to Available Devices for Management

8:00 am - 11:30 am
IF: International Forum

8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN) Annual Meeting

8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) Annual Meeting (includes poster session)

  • General Sessions: 8:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Poster Reception: 5:30 – 7:00 pm

10:15 am - 1:15 pm
Postgraduate Courses
P3: New Innovations for the Management of the Diabetic Foot and Diabetic Peripheral Artery Disease
P4: Treating Acute PE and Developing a Pulmonary Embolism Response Team (PERT)

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Workshops
W4: Technical Skills for TEVAR in Type B Dissections
W5: TCAR (TransCarotid Artery Revascularization Workshop)
W6: Hemodialysis Access Declot: Open and Percutaneous Techniques

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm
International Chapter Forum

12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
V2: VESS Paper Session 2

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Workshops
W7: Treatment Options to Resolve Type II Endoleaks
W8: Successful Crossing Tibial CTO
W9: How to Do a Complete Venous Ultrasound Exam

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Postgraduate Courses
P5: My Most Challenging Case: Community and Academic Surgeons Collaborate
P6: How to Succeed in a Challenging and Evolving Fiscal Landscape

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
General Surgery Resident/Medical Student Scholarship Program - Open and Endovascular Simulation Training

2:30 pm - 4:15 pm
FT: International Fast Talk

4:30 pm - 6:15 pm
International Poster Session

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Ask the Expert: Coding
Tips & Tricks: TOS

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Concurrent Sessions
C1: Update and Critical Issues for Authors and Reviewers
C2: Tips and Tricks for Leading Change through Influence

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
International Guest Reception

Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Registration

6:30 am - 8:00 am
Satellite Symposia Breakfast Sessions
B1: New Frontiers in the Treatment of Venous Disease, Sponsored by Boston Scientific*
B2: Peripheral Arterial Disease in Underserved Communities, Sponsored by Abbott*
B3: Integrating CT and MR with Angiographic Imaging for Endovascular Procedures, Sponsored by Siemens Healthineers*

6:30 am - 8:00 am
General Surgery Resident Program Breakfast

6:30 am - 8:00 am
Medical Student Program Breakfasts (MS1+2/MS3+4)

7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN) Annual Meeting

8:00 am- 8:30 am
Opening Ceremony

8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) Annual Meeting

8:30 am - 10:00 am
S1: William J. von Liebig Forum

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break

10:00 am - 6:30 pm
Exhibition

10:30 am - 12:00 noon
F1: E. Stanley Crawford Critical Issues Forum

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch in Exhibit Hall

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
PA Chapter Education Session

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Ask the Expert: Aortic Care for Occlusive Disease

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
S2: Scientific Session 2

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
C3: Lifelong Learning: MOC for the Vascular Surgeon in the 21st Century

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Tips & Tricks: Open Venous Reconstruction

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
SVS/ESVS Forum

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
C4:  The Vascular Surgeon and Political Advocacy

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
IP: Interactive Poster Session

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Opening Reception

Friday, June 22, 2018
6:00 am - 5:30 pm
Registration

6:30 am - 8:00 am
Breakfast Sessions
B4: DOACs, PCSK9 Inhibitors and New Anti-Platelet Agents: What Every Vascular Surgeon Needs to Know
B5: Promoting Physician Well‐Being: Achieving Quadruple Aim
B6: The Multi-Disciplinary Team Approach to Amputation: Techniques and Innovations for the Vascular Surgeon

6:30 am - 8:00 am
General Surgery Resident/Medical Student Program - Mock Interviews Practice Session

8:00 am - 9:30 am
S3: Scientific Session 3

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Coffee Break

9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Exhibition

10:00 am - 11:00 am
S4: Scientific Session 4

11:00 am - 11:15 am
Presidential Address Introduction

11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Presidential Address

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Vascular Surgery Trainee Luncheon

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Tips & Tricks: EVAR Graft Explanation

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Team Forum: Improving Metrics in Clinical Practice

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
C5: Practice Management Tips and Tricks for Young Vascular Surgeons
C6: Update on Society for Vascular Surgery Clinical Practice Guidelines

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Ask the Expert: Hemodialysis

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
S5: Scientific Session 5

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
C7: Poster Competition
C8: Sharing Common Ground for Cardiovascular Problems

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Closing Reception

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
General Surgery Resident/Medical Student Program - Residency Fair

Saturday, June 23, 2018

6:00 am - 5:00 pm
Registration

6:30 am - 8:00 am
Breakfast Sessions
B7: Challenging Cases for Hemodialysis
B8: Advances and Controversies in the Management of Type B Aortic Dissection
B9: Office Endovascular Center: Does It Make Business Sense?  A Joint Session of the SVS and Outpatient Endovascular and Interventional Society

8:00 am - 9:30 am
S6: Scientific Session 6

8:00 am - 9:30 am
Concurrent Sessions
C9: Research for the Busy Clinician in the Modern Era - Participation, Contribution, Collaboration
C10: Vascular Laboratory Follow-Up after Vascular Interventions

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Ask the Expert: Peripheral Artery Disease

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Tips & Tricks: Eversion Carotid Endarterectomy

9:30 am - 10:00 am
John Homans Lecture

10:00 am – 10:15 am
Awards Ceremony

10:15 am - 10:45 am
Roy Greenberg Distinguished Lecture

10:45 am - 12:00 pm
S7: Scientific Session 7

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
SVS Member Business Luncheon

1:30 pm – 2:30pm
S8: Scientific Session 8/Late-Breaking

1:30 pm - 3:15 pm
VH: “How I Do It” Video Session

1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Ultrasound Physics and Vascular Test Interpretation - Physician Vascular Interpretation Examination Review

2:30 pm – 4:00pm
F2: Beyond the Journal of Vascular Surgery: “Top 10” Papers Relevant to Vascular Surgery

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
F3: Poster Runoff: Championship Round

5:00 pm
Adjournment