39th Western Vascular Society
September 7-10, 2024
The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, CO
WVS is seeking original scientific abstracts for the 2024 program to support the society mission of promoting education, research, advocacy and leadership in the art and science of compassionate vascular health in the Western United States, Canada, and the Pacific Rim.
Submission Deadline is April 15, 2024 at 11:55pm PST
Recordings for the sessions are now available on the meeting app.
Recorder reminder: All presentations are eligible for submission to the JVS, and full presentations must be submitted by November 9, 2023.
MOC is directly submitted the ABS through Amedco if testing is completed by October 9, 2023. Please take this time to complete the evaluation for credits.
Closest to Hole #17: Curtis Jensen
Long Drive Hole #15: Ed Empero
To honor the contribution of member Dr. Robert Hye, each year Western Vascular Society Program Chair elects judges to evaluate the best full presentation by a medical student or resident. There are three cash prizes $500, $250, and $100 and official commemorative certificates awarded at the final session of the meeting. In addition there is a certificate and $100 award for the best Rapid Fire Presentation. Hye award eligible presentations are designated on the scientific program.
Revisions to Promote Maturation and Short-Term Death After Arteriovenous Fistula Creation
Karissa M. Wang
University of California, Los Angeles
Improved Cognition and Preserved Hippocampal Fractional Anisotropy in Subjects Undergoing Carotid Endarterectomy
University of Arizona
Surveillance and Risk Factors for Early Restenosis Following Transcarotid Artery Revascularization
Pedro Furtado Neves
University of Colorado
Geriatric Syndromes are Associated with Increased Incidence of Postoperative Delirium and Worse Survival Following Open Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
University of California, San Francisco
Best Presentation by a Member in the First Three Years of Membership
Traumatic Aortic Disruption Index (TADI) Predicts Mortality and Urgency of Stent Grafting in Blunt Thoracic Aortic Pseudoaneurysms
Sundeep Guliani, MD
University of New Mexico