Adam W. Beck MD
2022 ANNUAL MEETING
The 46th Annual Meeting of The Southern Association for Vascular Surgery will be held January 19-22, 2022 at Eau Palm Beach in Manalapan, Florida. 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. In addition to the usual robust scientific program, Eau Palm is a beautiful resort located directly on the beach. There is plenty of shopping, golf and limitless activities for your family close by, so please bring them along! 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. Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) is the closest commercial airport to Manalapan (about a 20 minute drive), and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is a one hour drive.
All abstract submissions will be online at meeting.savs.org. For additional information regarding abstracts, please contact the Associationís Administrative Office, 500 Cummings Center, Suite 4400, Beverly, MA 01915 (978) 927-8330 / Fax: (978) 524-0498. Submission deadline for abstracts for the 2022 Annual Meeting is Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
S. Timothy String Presidentís Award
The S. Timothy String Presidentís Award will recognize the best overall paper presented during the 2021 Annual Meeting. The award consists of $5000 and will be presented at the Annual Meeting in Scottsdale.
The Founders' Award is for original clinical or basic science papers presented by a trainee (Residents, Fellows or Students). This award, which consists of $5000, will be presented at the 46th Annual Meeting in Manalapan. Eligibility is extended trainees of programs located in states comprising the membership of the Southern Association for Vascular Surgery.
Postgraduate Course on a Current Vascular Topic
A postgraduate course will be held on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 and will feature a current vascular topic to be decided. Please contact the SAVS office at (978) 927-8330 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Mock Oral Board Examinations
Mock oral board examinations will be offered to individuals preparing for the Vascular Surgery Certifying Examination. Examinees should reside in the states comprising the SAVS region. Individuals interested in either taking the examination or serving as an examiner should contact Dr. Megan Tracci at MSC7S@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu. Those interested in taking the exam must complete the supplemental form found on the SAVS website.
Members who wish to invite non-member physicians as their guests should contact the office of Adam W. Beck, M.D. Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, BDB 652, 1808 7th Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, SAVS@uabmc.edu. Invited guests will receive a letter of invitation and the necessary reservation forms as well as meeting information.
Active, Candidate, and Corresponding Memberships
If you wish to sponsor a colleague for SAVS Membership, an application form must be requested from the Secretary-Treasurer by the sponsoring member.
Qualifications for Active Membership:
Deadline for consideration at the 2022 meeting is October 1, 2021. Please start your process early!