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Vascular Conference

Every Wednesday 4-6 p.m.

  • Didactics
  • Case conferences
  • “How I Do It” (HIDI)
  • Rutherford chapter review
  • Visiting Professor lectures

Board Reviews and Journal Clubs

 Monthly Dinners

  • Board review questions
  • Journal article reviews

Recent Visiting Professor Lectures

  • Carlos Becharra, M.D. (Loyola University) - “Endovascular repair of juxtarenal/TAAA”
  • Peter Nelson, M.D. (University of Oklahoma - Tulsa) - “Hemodialysis and Effects of COVID”
  • Dawn Coleman, M.D. (University of Michigan) "Pediatric Vascular Surgery"
  • Paul DiMusto, M.D. (University of Wisconsin) - “Open Repair of Thoracoabdominal
  • Misty Humphries, M.D. (University of California, Davis) - “Telemedicine in Vascular Surgery:
    Beyond COVID and Why We Need to Embrace It”
  • Brigitte Smith, M.D. (University of Utah) - "Fundamentals of Quality Improvement”
  • Jeff Siracuse, M.D. (Boston University) - “Navigating the VQI and Personal Experiences with
    Database Research”

January 2021 Vascular Conference Schedule

January 6

  • 4-5 p.m.: Case Conference

  • 5-6p.m.: Mid Year Program Evaluation Meeting

January 13

  • 4-5 p.m.: Case Conference

  • 5-6 p.m.: Evidence-Based Medicine:
    • "Should patients with pelvic congestion syndrome have their gonadal veins coiled? If so, which patients?" (D'Addario)
    • Should patients with both chronic and superficial venous incompetency have their superficial veins ablated?" (Marquardt)

January 20

  • 4-5 p.m.: Case Conference/Board Review
  • 5-6 p.m.: HIDI:
    • Sclerotherapy (Chilton)
    • Open Surgical Management of Nutcracker Syndrome (Orlino)

January 27

  • 4-5 p.m.: "Generational Differences in Professionalism" (Lisa Isreal)

  • 5-6 p.m.: Case Conference/Board Review