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GVS 7th Annual Scientific Sessions

Greensboro, GA
Sep. 6, 2019 to Sep. 8, 2019
The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee, One Lake Oconee Trail, Greensboro, Georgia 30642
May 15 to Aug 23
Abstract Deadline: 
May 1


The GVS Annual Scientific Sessions provides a forum for vascular surgeons to learn and discuss the most recent information relating to the clinical practice of the treatment of peripheral vascular disease.


Abstracts are accepted through May 5, 2019.


Friday, September 6, 2019

  • Physician Registration
  • Welcome Reception

Saturday, September 7, 2019

  • Scientific Session
  • Exhibit Hall
  • GVS Golf
  • GVS Sporting Clays Tournament
  • President’s Tailgate Party

Sunday, September 8, 2019

  • Scientific Session
  • Exhibit Hall
  • GVS Annual Business Meeting


The Georgia Vascular Society 7th Annual Scientific Sessions will be held at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee. Join us at this southeast luxury golf resort where you'll discover a charming atmosphere, world-class accommodations and personalized service, creating an unforgettable experience.

To reserve your room, call 800-944-5884 or online at

The GVS group rate is $329/night or $429/night for executive suite. Reservations must be received by August 16, 2019 to receive the group rate.

Course Directors 

2018-2019 GVS Executive Committee

Daniel T. McDevitt, MD, FACS, Stockbridge, GA – President
David M. Sailors, MD, FACS, Athens, GA- Immediate Past President
William D. Jordan, Jr., MD, FACS, Atlanta, GA - President-Elect
J. Sheppard Mondy, III, MD, FACS, Savannah, GA – Treasurer
Charles B. Ross, MD, FACS, Atlanta, GA – Secretary
Juan Ayerdi, MD, FACS, Columbus, GA – Councilor
Arun Chervu, MD, FACS, Austell, GA - Councilor
Jonathan R. Molnar, MD, FACS, Rome, GA – Councilor
Jonathan D. Woody, MD, FACS, Athens, GA - Councilor
Liz Sullivan Burkhardt - Executive Director


2019 Guest Speakers

R. Clement Darling, III, MD, FACS
Professor of Surgery
Albany Medical College
Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Director, The Institute for Vascular Health and Disease
Albany Medical Center Hospital
Society for Vascular Surgery
Albany, NY

Jason T. Lee, MD
Professor of Surgery
Director of Endovascular Surgery
Program Director, Vascular Surgery Residency/Fellowship
Division of Vascular Surgery
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Cynthia K. Shortell, MD, FACS
Professor and Chief of Vascular
and Endovascular Surgery
Chief of Staff, Department of Surgery
Duke University
Durham, NC


Contact: Gennie Chamberlain, Conference Administrator
(813) 963-2103