SAVS, Southern Association for Vascular Surgery

Spring 2017

Executive Council

Eric D. Endean, MD

Matthew S. Edwards, MD

William D. Jordan, Jr., M.D.

David L. Cull, MD

Past President
Ali F. AbuRahma, MD

Past President
Samuel R. Money

Past President
Scott L. Stevens, MD

Representative to SVS
William A. Marston, MD

Marc A. Passman, MD

Mohammed M. Moursi, MD

Charles B. Ross, MD

Letter from the President
Eric D. Endean, MD, FACS, President
Eric D. Endean, MD, FACS

The Southern Association for Vascular Surgery, established over four decades ago, has developed into the premier regional vascular surgery society. While there are many reasons that the SAVS has risen to the top, I believe that chief among them are the exceptional scientific program that we have come to expect year after year and the collegiality and friendships that develop among members.
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From the Secretary/Treasurer
William D. Jordan, Jr., MD
William D. Jordan, Jr., MD

The 42nd Annual Meeting of The Southern Association for Vascular Surgery will be held January 17-20, 2018 at the Westin Kierland, Scottsdale, Arizona. Details regarding the meeting and hotel registration information will be mailed in the fall. Make your plans now and block your schedule to attend this meeting. You should register early for the Annual Meeting and secure a room within the SAVS block as well as make your airline reservations early to obtain the best possible fares and itinerary.
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2017 Business Meeting Minutes
View the minutes of the 2017 Business Meeting.
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Photos from Meeting
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New Members, Active & Candidate
View the list of New, Active & Candidate Members.
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Sporting Event Winners
View the winners of the sporting events held at the 2017 Annual Meeting.
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Sponsors & Exhibitors
View all of the Sponsors & Exhibitors from this year's meeting.
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2017 Founders Award
Lower Extremity Bypass is Associated with Lower Short-Term Major Adverse Limb Events and Equivalent Major Adverse Cardiac Events Compared to Endovascular Intervention in A National Cohort with Critical Limb Ischemia
James H. Mehaffey
UVA, Charlottesville, VA

S. Timothy String Presidents Award
High Hemoglobin A1c Associated With Increased Adverse Limb Events
in Peripheral Arterial Disease Patients Undergoing Revascularization

Shipra Arya
Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Future Meetings

2018 Annual Meeting
Call for Abstracts/Videos ( 250kb)
Submission Deadline: Tuesday, August 29, 2017, 11:59 p.m. EDT

2019 Annual Meeting
January 23-26, 2019
El Conquistador
Las Croabas, Puerto Rico
2020 Annual Meeting
January 8-11, 2020
The Breakers
Palm Beach, Florida