IAC Vein Center - Sponsor News

Welcome to the Sponsor News section of IAC online. The IAC provides the following news and updates from our sponsoring organizations as a service to imaging facilities.

American College of Surgeons

ACS 2020 Clinical Congress
The ACS Clinical Congress 2020 will be held October 4-8, 2020 in Chicago, IL. For more information on this meeting, visit www.facs.org/clincon2020.

American Venous and Lymphatic Society

AVLS 2020 Annual Congress
The 34th AVLS Annual Congress will be held October 15-18, 2020 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, DC. The scientific and organizing committees have compiled the most comprehensive program and international faculty of any AVLS Annual Congress ever convened, addressing the full spectrum of deep and superficial vein care in didactic, interactive, debate and hands-on simulation sessions.
Registration: Opens April 1, 2020
Early Registration Deadline: May 31, 2020
For updates about this meeting, visit www.myavls.org/annual-congress-2020.html

FVLD Executive Director Honored for Leadership in Venous Disease
The Lakhanpal Vein Foundation (LVF) honored Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease (FVLD) Executive Director, Dean J Bender, with the Sushruta Award for service “above & beyond” to those that suffer from venous & lymphatic disease. Read more»

American Venous Forum

2020 Fall Residents, Fellows, & Early Career Course
The Fall Residents, Fellows, & Early Career Course will be held September 11-12 in Seattle, WA.
Registration: Open Now»
To learn more visit www.veinforum.org/2020-fall-fellows-course.

Save the Date for the 2021 AVF Annual Meeting
The 33rd AVF Annual Meeting will be held February 24-27, 2021 in San Antonia, TX.

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery

Save the Date for the SCVS 2021 Annual Symposium
The 49th SCVS Annual Symposium will be held March 13-17, 2021 in Miami Beach, FL.

Society for Vascular Surgery

2020 Vascular Annual Meeting
The Vascular Annual Meeting for 2020 will be held June 17-20, 2020 at the Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Ontario Canada.
Registration: Now Open!
For updates on the meeting, visit vascular.org/vam.

Society for Vascular Surgery and Society of Thoracic Surgeons Announce New Reporting Standards for Type B Aortic Dissections
The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) and Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) are releasing new Reporting Standards to ensure patients with Type B aortic dissections (TBAD) receive appropriate treatment and care. Read more»

Society for Vascular Ultrasound

2020 SVU Annual Conference
The 2020 SVU Annual Conference will be held August 6-8, 2020 at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel in New Orleans, LA. The SVU 2020 Annual Conference will be the most exciting vascular conference of the year with live scanning sessions designed to allow the audience to pose questions and interact with the presenter while a patient is being scanned, an SVU-SVS Joint Session focusing on the Importance of the Physician-Sonographer Relationship, and a Clash of the Titans session in debate format!
Registration: Now Open»
Early-Bird Registration Deadline: July 6, 2020
For more information on the meeting, visit www.svunet.org/educationmain/annualconferencemain.

SVU and SVS Will Partner at VAM 2021
Expanding their longtime partnership, the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) and the SVU have agreed to expand and formalize their collaboration. As part of this alliance, detailed in a memorandum of understanding, SVU will hold its 2021 annual conference in partnership with the SVS 2021 Vascular Annual Meeting in San Diego. Both entities also will hold joint vascular lab sessions at their respective 2020 meetings. Read more»

Society of Interventional Radiology

SIR 2020 Annual Meeting Canceled
SIR 2020 is canceled due to COVID-19 outbreak in Seattle. On March 4, the Seattle and King County Public Health Department issued new public health recommendations to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus. Among these recommendations was a request to organizers of large public gatherings to avoid bringing large groups of people together and consider postponing events and gatherings. Based on these recommendations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) information, and numerous travel restrictions issued by companies and medical institutions,  SIR and SIR Foundation leadership have made the difficult, but necessary and responsible, decision to cancel the SIR 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting in Seattle. For more information visit www.sirmeeting.org.

Save the Date for the SIR 2021 Annual Meeting
The 46th SIR Annual Scientific Meeting will be held March 20-25, 2021 in Nashville, TN.

SIR issues position statement to guide use of life-saving endovascular interventions in trauma care
The Society of Interventional Radiology has published a position statement outlining the parameters trauma centers need to meet when using endovascular interventions to treat cases of traumatic injury. Read more»