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The American College of Phlebology has been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians since July of 2010. Please review the CE/CME information on this and the Accreditation Statements page and if you have further questions, please contact the ACP CE/CME department via email at [email protected] or by phone at 510.346.6800.


Target Audience

The primary target audience for the UIP World Meeting includes USA based and international Physicians, Physician Assistants and Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners, Ultrasound Technologists, Nurses, allied health and all other healthcare professionals currently or planning to care for patients with venous disease. Specialties focusing on Phlebology, Cardiology, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Interventional Radiology, Interventional Cardiology, Dermatology, Dermatologic Surgery, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Plastic Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Vascular Medicine, Nursing and Sonography are invited to enhance their knowledge and skills specific to venous disease.


At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Use selective testing modalities to diagnose chronic and acute venous disease and insufficiency of the abdomen, pelvis, and extremities or other venous pathology including deep vein thrombosis and vascular malformations.
  2. Describe and demonstrate the various techniques for treating venous disease.
  3. Distinguish indications and contraindications for different treatment modalities.
  4. Measure and compare the outcome of the various techniques in treating venous disease.
  5. Describe the evaluation and modern management of lymphedema.
Evaluations and Certificates

Please complete an evaluation to document your attendance, provide the American College of Phlebology (ACP) with crucial outcome measurement data, and receive your certificate for the XVII UIP World Meeting. This will permit the American College of Phlebology (ACP) to continue to enhance your personalized professional development and plan the 2014 American College of Phlebology Annual Congress Conference. You will be able to access your certificate after the evaluation.