July 1, 2020 • Article
SVS ONLINE: Crawford Forum sets the stage for vascular surgery future
BY BRYAN KAY
The Stanford University, California, vascular chief had intended it to be constructed this way. As is custom, the at-that-point SVS president-elect had been charged with devising the coveted E. Stanley Crawford Critical Issues Forum.
This year, of course, it took place during SVS ONLINE, the digital alternative to the Vascular Annual Meeting, canceled in the face of the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic. It was part of the conference’s opening day, a pivotal session aimed at guiding the vascular specialty into the future.