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.

Valerie W. Rusch, MD, FACS, installed as 100th ACS President
Valerie W. Rusch, MD, FACS, an esteemed thoracic surgeon from New York, NY, was installed as the 2019-2020 President of the ACS at Convocation October 27 in San Francisco, CA. Read more»

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. For updates about this meeting, visit www.myavls.org/vein-and-lymph.html.

Improving Wisely Study Highlights Utilization in Vein Care: What Are the Key Takeaways so Far?
In 2018, the American Vein & Lymphatic Society partnered with the Improving Wisely collaborative at Johns Hopkins University and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to undertake a national review of publicly available Medicare claims data on vein ablations. Read more»

American Venous Forum

AVF 2020 Annual Meeting
AVF’s 32nd Annual Meeting will be held March 3-6, 2020 in Amelia Island, FL.
Registration: Now Open»
For updates on the meeting, visit www.veinforum.org/medical-allied-health-professionals/avf-annual-meetings.

Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery

SCVS 2020 Annual Symposium
The SCVS 48th Annual Symposium will be held March 14-18, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach in Huntington, CA.
Registration: Now Open»
To learn more about the meeting, visit symposium.scvs.org.

2020 SCVS Young Vascular Surgeons Program
This program is designed for vascular surgeons who have completed fellowships and have been working for five years or less. The program will take place as part of the SCVS Annual Symposium, which will be held March 14-18, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach in Huntington Beach, CA. The program is scheduled for Monday, March 16th from 6-9PM. The program includes a dinner symposium featuring talks from leaders in vascular surgery. Learn more at symposium.scvs.org/Young-Surgeons.

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: Opens March 2020
For updates on the meeting, visit vascular.org/meetings/2020-vascular-annual-meeting.

SVS Offering Interventions and Support for Member Wellness and Peer Community
With physician distress a top concern of vascular surgeons, the SVS and its Wellness Task Force are launching a member/peer support program next month to help members develop coping techniques and optimize wellness. 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.
Registration: Opens Late Fall 2019
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
SIR 2020 will be held March 28-April 2, 2020 in Seattle, WA. It is SIR’s goal to promote the high-quality practice of interventional radiology through this and other educational programs. Meeting attendees will receive the latest information in basic and clinical research; experience techniques and technologies utilized by interventional radiologists around the world; see the latest equipment used in IR; and discuss social, political and economic issues important to the IR community.
Registration: Now Open»
For updates on the meeting, visit www.sirmeeting.org.