Houston, TX, May 28, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The American Venous Forum Fall 2014 Fellows Course in Venous Disease will be held on December 5-7 at University of Texas Medical School at Houston in Houston, TX. The course is an intimate gathering of no more than 40 fellows from vascular and interventional radiology programs from around the country, along with expert faculty in the field of venous disease. The educational course will be led by the faculty listed below. For more information including registration, please visit www.veinforum.org.
Ellen Dillavou, MD
Steven Elias, MD, FACS, FACPh
Mark Garcia, MD, MS, FSIR
Kathleen Gibson, MD (Chair)
David Gillespie, MD, RVT, FACS
Jennifer Heller, MD, FACS
Nicos Labropoulos, PhD, DIC, RVT
William Marston, MD
The goal of the course is to educate and update the fellows regarding the latest theories and developments in the clinical practice of vein disease management. The course will provide stimulating interaction for all attendees and will cover:
Anatomy and pathophysiology of venous disorders and noninvasive diagnostics
Chronic venous insufficiency (superficial & deep)
Pregnancy, upper extremity venous issues, acute DVT and wound care
Future of venous disease
The business of venous disease
Throughout the course, industry representatives will facilitate workshops for six different groups of Fellows. During the workshops, industry representatives are given the opportunity to introduce and demonstrate their products to Fellows in an intimate setting of 7-8 Fellows and 1 Faculty member. Industry representatives will meet with each Fellow in attendance.
Specifically to the Fellows Course, all exhibitors are invited to attend the educational sessions, lunches and reception. If you are interested in exhibiting and/or hosting a workshop at the Fall 2014 Fellows Course, please email Mia Beans at email@example.com or call 414-918-3184 or visit www.veinforum.org.
The American Venous Forum (AVF) is dedicated to improving the care of patients with venous and lymphatic disease through education, research and technology. Membership is open to vascular surgeons, physicians and allied health professionals engaged in the care of patients with venous and lymphatic diseases.