Welcome to the 2023 UIP World Congress &
AVLS 37th Annual Congress

Connecting the Continent, Welcoming the World!

The American Vein & Lymphatic Society with the American Venous Forum, Canadian Society of Phlebology, and Mexican Academy of Phlebology & Lymphology welcomes you to the vibrant city of Miami Beach, Florida! Gather with your peers from across the globe to learn the latest science and best practices in venous and lymphatic medicine. Network with medical practitioners from each continent to broaden your perspective of venous and lymphatic medicine and improve your practice through an international exchange of ideas.

In-Person UIP World Congress in Miami Beach + On-Demand

The UIP 2023 World Congress will be convening September 17-21, 2023, at the Miami Beach Convention Center. In Miami Beach, up to six scientific sessions will run concurrently throughout the day discussing scientific abstracts, superficial and deep venous disease, lymphedema and lipedema, ultrasound and venous imaging, venous nursing, and more. Additionally, the Innovation Pavilion will provide dedicated time for attendees to interact with exhibitors. All in-person attendees will also receive access to all online sessions including livestream and on-demand content. 

At-Home UIP World Congress Livestream + On-Demand

The option to attend online only will be available for all registrants. The At-Home UIP World Congress includes access to three all-day livestream channels of selected sessions occuring in Miami Beach. After the in-person event, video recordings of all sessions will be made available online for on-demand viewing. Additionally, attendees will be able to connect each with other and with exhibitors through messaging and information requests on the Congress Event website and mobile app.

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Conference Schedule



Sunday, September 17, 2023
Conference Schedule

8:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT Ultrasound Hands-on Workshop Lymphedema & Wound Care Hands-on Workshop
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM EDT Superficial Venous Deep/Pelvic Venous Lymphedema Basic Science Ultrasound & Imaging UIP Society Sessions
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT Lipedema
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM EDT Break*
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM EDT Opening Ceremonies
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM EDT Dinner & Welcome Party*

Monday, September 18, 2023
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Meet the Experts* AVLS Fellows Breakfast*
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM EDT Break
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT Global Abstracts Superficial Venous Lymphedema Basic Science Ultrasonography & Imaging UIP Society Sessions Research Fundamentals
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Break Exhibit Hall, Lunch & Posters*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Global Abstracts Deep/Pelvic Venous Venous & Lymphatic Wounds Basic Science Compression Therapy (ICC)
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium*
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT Global Abstracts Superficial Venous Lymphedema Vascular Medicine Compression Therapy (ICC) UIP Society Sessions
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM EDT Break*
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Keynote/Debate Session Cosmetic Sclerotherapy Ultrasonography & Imaging
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT Exhibit Hall Happy Hour*
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT Sponsored Cocktail Reception*

Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Meet the Experts* Women in Phlebology Breakfast*
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM EDT Break*
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT Global Abstracts Thrombosis Venous & Lymphatic Wounds Emerging Technology Compression Therapy (ICC) UIP Society Sessions Medical Resident/Fellow/Student
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Break* Exhibit Hall, Lunch & Posters*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Global Abstracts Thrombosis Superficial Venous Emerging Technology Compression Therapy (ICC)
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium*
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM EDT Global Abstracts Superficial Venous Lipedema Emerging Technology Ultrasonography & Imaging UIP Society Sessions
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM EDT Break*
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM EDT Keynote/Debate Session Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy Ultrasonography & Imaging
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT Sponsored Cocktail Reception*

Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Meet the Experts*
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM EDT Break*
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT Global Abstracts Deep/Pelvic Venous Lymphedema AVLS Space Forum Vascular Medicine UIP Society Sessions HealthCare Policy - USA
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Break* Exhibit Hall, Lunch & Posters*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Global Abstracts Superficial Venous Venous & Lymphatic Wounds AVLS Space Forum Ultrasonography & Imaging
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium*
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM EDT Keynote/Debate Session Sclerotherapy Hands-On Workshop Ultrasonography & Imaging
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM EDT
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM EDT Sunset Gala*

Thursday, September 21, 2023
Conference Schedule

7:00 AM - 8:15 AM EDT Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Satellite Symposium* Meet the Experts*
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM EDT Break*
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM EDT Superficial Venous Deep/Pelvic Venous Venous & Lymphatic Wounds Foam Sclerotherapy Ultrasonography & Imaging UIP Society Sessions
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT Break*
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT Keynote/Debate Session
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT Closing Ceremony

* Non-CME Event

Livestream

Host Societies


Kathleen Gibson, MD, FAVLS, FACS

President of the American Vein & Lymphatic Society


Bill Marston, MD

President of the American Venous Forum


Douglas Hill, MD, FCFP, FAVLS, DABVLM

President of the Canadian Society of Phlebology


Javier A. Serralde Gallegos, Jr., MD

President of the Mexican Academy of the Phlebology and Lymphology


Carlos Arturo Hinojosa Alvarado, MD Carlos Arturo Hinojosa Alvarado, MD

President of the Mexican Society of Angiology, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery

2023 World Congress Leaders

Congress President


Kathleen Gibson, MD, FAVLS, FACS

Scientific Chairs


John Blebea, MD, MBA, FACS
Alun Davies, MA, DM, DSc, FRCS, FHEA, FEBVS, FACPh
Fedor Lurie, MD, PhD, RVT, RPVI, FSVS



NORTH AMERICAN
ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Committee Chair


Sergio Gianesini MD, PhD, FACS

American Vein & Lymphatic Society


Jeffery Schoonover MD, RPVI, DABVLM, FAVLS

American Venous Forum


Glenn Jacobowitz, MD

Canadian Society Of Phlebology


Pauline Raymond-Martimbeau MD, CRF, FAVLS, DABVLM

Mexican Academy Of Phlebology & Lymphology


Javier Serralde Gallegos, MD

Mexican Society of Angiology, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery


Alejandro Gonzalez Ochoa, MD Alejandro Gonzalez Ochoa





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02/05/2023
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