Vascular Specialist Magazine 2019

2019 December Specialist

Help the SVS Foundation Help Patients; Please Give Today
Vascular Annual Meeting 2020 Program Taking Shape​
Visit the Practice Pavilion at VAM 2020​
The Virtues of Vascular Surgery in the VA​
SVS PAC Gears Up for the 2020 Elections With New Scorecard for Congressional Candidate Support​
CMS Releases Medicare Rules​




2019 November Specialist

Give to the SVS Foundation on 'Giving Tuesday'
SVS Foundation Award Applications Due in January
Your SVS: Wellness Program Launches
Your SVS: Renew Membership by End of Year
New Program Will Teach Surgeons To Lead
Leadership: Dealing With Change
It's a Pivotal Time; Please Donate to PAC
SVS: W.L. Gore & Associates Block Grant Will Support Vascular Quality
Education: Submit Research Abstracts for VRIC, VAM


2019 October Specialist

SVS Offering Interventions and Support for Member Wellness and Peer Community
EDUCATION: Submit Research to VRIC and VAM
YOUR SVS: Renew SVS Membership by End of Year
NEW MEMBER: So Many Reasons to Join SVS
Letter From the SVS Foundation Chair
The Evolution of Quality Improvement in Vascular Surgery
October Spotlights
Advocacy Scholarship Applications Due Oct. 31



2019 September Specialist

Trainees, Apply for Advocacy Scholarship and Learn How Government Impacts Practices
Washington Update: Advocacy, Policy News
VQI Makes Major Changes to Hemodialysis Access Registry
Your SVS: Meet SVS OfficersImportant Information for Members
'Surgery Is Only Part of Our Story' - Branding Initiative Takes Shape
Surgeons, Are you Under-Insured For Disability Insurance?
Members, Please Sign Up To Be Mentors
CMS Issues Proposed Rules for QPP, Fee Schedule and HOPPS for 2020
The Arc of Leadership


2019 August Specialist

VAM ’19: Meeting a Success; Please Share Feedback for Future 
See 2019 VAM Sessions At Your Own Pace
Meet the New SVS Presdient, Kim Hodgson, MD
Your SVS: Apply for Membership by Sept. 1
Education: Know Your Coding, Keep the Money You Earned; Learn at Sept. Workshop 
SVS Foundation Assists With Screening Veterans 
“Vascular Spectacular” Gala Was Spectacular Indeed!



2019 July Specialist

VRIC 2019 a Big Success; Scientists Look Forward to 2020 in Chicago
Education: Learn To Get the Reimbursement You're Due at SVS Coding Course to Be Held Sept. 20-21
Innovation Medal: Honoring 'Pioneer of Venous Surgery'
Compassion's other name: Dr. William Pearce 
SVS Foundation-Sponsored Screening Uncovers 2 Aneurysms: Will Help Screen Vets in July
Leadership: Spotlight on Michael Conte, MD





2019 June Specialist

NEW to VAM: Plenary Sessions Include Updates on Guidelines & Reporting Standards
Everyone Can Participate in Gala Silent Auction 
Leadership for Women - And for Men 
Wellness Task Force to Update Its Work 
Your Input Wanted on Branding Initiative
Excellence in Community Service Awards





2019 May Specialist

Quality: New Global Guideline on CLTI Finalized, will be Published Soon in JVS
SVS Creates New Section for Outpatient Care
SVS Foundation Participating in AAA, PAD Screening
Leadership: Spotlight on Linda Harris, MD






2019 April Specialist

Vascular Research: VRIC Brings Cutting-Edge Science to Boston's Back Bay
VAM: Working Together Enhances Education
Explore National Harbor and Washington, D.C.
SVN Adds Simulation Session to 37th Annual Conference
Looking Ahead to 'Going Once, Going Twice'
'Ask the Experts' Expanded to 7 Sessions at VAM
EDUCATION: SVS Coding Course Moves to Rosemont for 2019
Join the Party; Get Connected




2019 March Specialist

VAM: Gala Response 'Spectacular' as Ticket Sales Open
VRIC: Highlighting Research in Vascular Calcification
Education: VAM Registration, Housing Now Open
Welcome to Our New Offices, New Era
Your SVS: 2018 Was a Productive Year; No Slowdown Anticipated in 2019!
Leadership: Spotlight on Frank Pomposelli, MD
VQI Registries add 30-Day Follow-Up Forms
SVSConnect App Now Available




2019 February Specialist

Vascular Annual Meeting Program Taking Shape
Young Researcher Dr. Catherine Go Relishes Presenting Her Work
Prepare for a 'Spectacular' Evening at VAM Gala
YOUR SVS: New Member Urges Others to Take Advantage of SVS Opportunities
Nominate an SVS Honoree
From Our Journals





2019 January Specialist

Reflections on Women in Surgery
SVS Gala to Support the Foundation
VRIC Program Taking Shape
Rosemont Move Offers Room to Grow Programming Value
Grant Helps Promote Leadership in Women
YOUR SVS: In Memorium and Spotlight
Year 3 QPP Policy Changes Took Effect Jan. 1
LEADERSHIP: Credibility is the Foundation of Leadership
SVSConnect Forum Now Open