October 15-18, 2020

Program

Cast Your Vote

Join us in 2020 for interactive discussions including live audience polling and audience submitted questions.

Learning Objectives

  1. Evaluate patients with venous and/or lymphatic disease and describe the interconnections of superficial venous, deep venous and lymphatic disease.
  2. Assess the treatment goals that patients want to accomplish and the impact of venous and lymphatic disease on a patient’s quality of life.
  3. Distinguish between the indications and contraindications of different treatment techniques and technologies.
  4. Diagnose and treat lymphedema and phlebolymphedema.
  5. Discuss advanced venous and lymphatic diseases and treatments, including wound care and ulcer management.

Conference Schedule


Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Conference Schedule

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM FVLD Congress Expedition*
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Welcome Drop-In and Registration*
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM AVLS Fellow's Dinner*

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Conference Schedule

6:30 AM - 7:00 AM FVLD Sunrise Yoga*
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM Industry Satellite Symposium Breakfast*
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 10:15 AM Superficial Vein Session Deep/Pelvic Vein Session Wound Session Vascular Medicine Session
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Cast Your Vote Interactive Session
12:00 PM - 12: 15 PM Innovation Pavilion - Exhibitions Open*
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Industry Satellite Symposium Lunch*
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM New Member Lunch*
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Oral Abstract Session Allied Health Session Lymphedema Therapy Session Ultrasound Session Resident/Fellow Session
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Break*
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM Poster Abstract Session Allied Health Session Lymphedema Therapy Session Ultrasound Session Resident/Fellow Session
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Opening Reception in Innovation Pavilion*

Friday, October 16, 2020
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Industry Satellite Symposium Breakfast*
8:00 AM - 10:15 AM Oral Abstract Session Allied Health Session Lymphedema Therapy Session Ultrasound Session Resident/Fellow Session
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Cast Your Vote Interactive Session
12:00 PM - 12: 15 PM Innovation Pavilion - Exhibitions Open*
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Industry Satellite Symposium Lunch*
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Ultrasound Section Meeting*
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 4:15 PM AVLS Business Meeting & Key Note Speaker
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM Break*
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM Superficial Vein Session Lymphedema Medicine Deep/Pelvic Vein Session Resident/Fellow Session SVU Symposium
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Break*
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM FVLD Gala*

Saturday, October 17, 2020
Conference Schedule

6:30 AM - 7:00 AM FVLD Fun Run & Walk*
7:00 AM - 7:30 AM Industry Satellite Symposium Breakfast*
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM
8:00 AM - 10:15 AM Superficial Vein Session Deep/Pelvic Vein Session Lymphedema Surgical Session Vascular Medicine AVF Session
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Break*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Oral Abstract Session Practice Management Seminar Lymphedema Medicine Session Ultrasound Session AVLS Advocacy Workshop
12:00 PM - 12: 15 PM Innovation Pavilion - Exhibitions Open*
12:15 PM - 1:15 PM Industry Satellite Symposium Lunch*
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Lymphedema Section Meeting*
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Best of the Emerging Science Abstracts Allied Health Session Lymphedema Therapy Session Latin America Session Resident/Fellow Session
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM Break*
4:15 PM - 5:15 PM Cast Your Vote Interactive Session & Year in Review
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM Closing Program, Presidential Address & Awards
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM President's Reception*

Sunday, October 18, 2020
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Industry Satellite Symposium Breakfast*
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM Fundamentals of Superficial Venous Disease Practice Management Seminar RPhS Review Crash Course Lymphedema in Practice
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Break*
10:15 AM - 12:00 PM Fundamentals of Superficial Venous Disease Practice Management Seminar RPhS Review Crash Course Lymphedema in Practice

* Non-CME Event

Special Events

FVLD Fundraisers

FVLD Congress Expedition

FVLD Congress Expedition

FVLD Sunrise Yoga

FVLD Gala

FVLD Gala

FVLD Fun Run and Walk

FVLD Fun Run and Walk

Program Planning Committee

Congress Chair
Margaret Mann, MD, FAAD, FAVLS

Cast Your Vote Interactive Chair
Steve Elias, MD, FAVLS

Superficial Vein Chairs
Robert Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FSIR, FCIRSE, FAVLS, RVT, RPVI
Vineet Mishra, MD, FAAD, FAVLS

Deep/Pelvic Vein Chairs
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Antonios Gasparis, MD

Lymphedema Chairs
Steven Dean, DO, FACP, RPVI
Paula Donahue, DPT, MBA, CLT-LANA

Allied Health Chair
Sarah Whitehead, ARNP

Vascular Medicine Chairs
John Fish, MD
Marcus Stanbro, DO

Vascular Ultrasound Chairs
Donna Kelly, RVT, RPhS, RDMS
Marresa Houle, BS, RVT, RPhS, RDMS

Wound Chair
M. Mark Melin, MD, FACS, RPVI, FACCWS

Resident & Fellows Chairs
Yung-Wei Chi, DO, FAAHA, FSVM, FAVLS
Neil Khilnani, MD, FSIR, FAVLS

Emerging Science Chair
Joseph Raffetto, MD, FACS, FSVM

Accreditation and Credit Designation

The American Vein & Lymphatic Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This live activity has been approved for a maximum of 24 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.*

*Credit amount subject to change.

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April 1, 2020 00:00:00
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