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Schedule at a Glance

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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2013

11:00am – 2:00pm UIP Executive Committee Meeting
2:00pm – 5:00pm UIP Consensus Group
5:30pm – 6:30pm Opening Ceremony
7:00pm – 10:00pm President’s VIP Reception
   

 

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2013

7:00pm – 7:30am Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - New Concepts in Compression Treatments
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - The Management of Venous Malformations
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Superficial Veins
7:30am – 8:45am Nursing Symposium – Phlebology Nurse Basics
8:45am – 9:00am Coffee Break
9:00am – 11:00am UIP Session
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30am – 12:15pm Invited Lecture: Comparative Effectiveness in the Treatment of Venous Disease
12:30pm – 2:00pm UIP Council Meeting
12:45pm – 2:00pm Controversy of the Day: Foam Sclerotherapy is the Treatment of Choice for Most Patients with Superficial Venous Reflux
2:00pm – 4:00pm Poster Presentations
2:00pm – 4:00pm Free Paper Session 1
2:00pm – 4:00pm Practical Aspects of Lymphedema
2:00pm – 4:00pm Resolution of VTE: Natural, Anticoagulant and Pharmacomechanical
2:00pm – 4:00pm Cosmetic Sclerotherapy of Leg Veins
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Ultrasound-Guided and Surface Sclerotherapy
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Endovenous Ablation
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Ultrasound
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Pelvic Vein Embolization
2:00pm – 4:00pm Nursing Symposium – Beyond Basics
4:00pm – 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30pm – 6:00pm Free Paper Session 2
4:30pm – 6:00pm Venous Education Around the World
4:30pm – 6:00pm Safety of Foam Sclerotherapy
4:30pm – 6:00pm Controversies in the Use of IVC Filters
4:30pm – 6:00pm Advanced Nursing
6:00pm – 7:30pm Welcome Reception
   

 

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2013

7:00am – 7:30am Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Ultrasound Evaluation of Abdominal and Pelvic Veins: How I Do It
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - The Italian Neovalve: Techniques and Results
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Foam Sclerotherapy: Keys to Success
7:45am - 8:45am Society Session: Joint Portuguese and Spanish Societies of Angiology and Vascular Surgery
8:45am – 9:00am Coffee Break
9:00am – 11:00am Free Paper Session 3
9:00am - 11:00am Society Session: Venous Association of India
9:00am - 11:00am Society Session: Associazione Flebogica Italiana
9:00am - 10:30am Society Session: Hungarian Venous Forum
9:00am - 10:30am Society Session: Sociedad Mexicana de Angiologia y Cirugia Vascular
9:00am - 10:30am Society Session: European College of Phlebology and Benelux Society of Phlebology
9:00am - 10:30am Society Session: Brazilian Society of Phlebology and Lymphology
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30am – 12:15pm Invited Lecture: The Natural History of Deep Venous Thrombosis
12:30pm – 2:00pm UIP Council Meeting
12:45pm – 2:00pm Controversy of the Day: There is a Clear Relationship Between Multiple Sclerosis and CCSVI Which has Important Implications for Treatment
2:00pm – 4:00pm Poster Presentations
2:00pm – 4:00pm Free Paper Session 4
2:00pm – 4:00pm The Basic Science of Thrombosis
2:00pm – 4:00pm Varicose Tributaries: When to Treat and How to Treat
2:00pm – 4:00pm Saphenous Sparing Procedures
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Pharmacomechanical Thrombolysis
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - IVC Filter Placement and Retrieval
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - IVUS
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Compression
2:00pm – 4:00pm General Nursing Symposium #1
4:00pm – 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30pm – 6:00pm Free Paper Session 5
4:30pm – 6:00pm New Anticoagulants and Their Role in VTE
4:30pm – 6:00pm Ablation Techniques for the Saphenous Veins
4:30pm – 6:00pm Chronic Iliofemoral Obstruction
4:30pm – 6:00pm Hemodynamic Considerations in Venous Disease
   

 

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2013

7:00pm – 7:30am Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Ultrasound Evaluation of CCSVI: The Technical Details (LIVE PATIENT DEMO)
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - How I Treat Iliofemoral Obstruction: Pearls from the Masters
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Emergencies in Phlebology: Anaphylaxis, Intra-Arterial Injection, Neurological Cardiac
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Management of Lymphedema
8:45am – 9:00am Coffee Break
9:00am – 11:00am Free Paper Session 6
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Society of Phlebology and Lymphology Bonaerense
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Society for Vascular Ultrasound
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Association of Phlebology El Salvador
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: European Venous Forum - What is New in the International Guidelines 2013 on the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Polish Phlebological Society
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Italian Society of Phlebology
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Korean Society of Phlebology
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30am – 12:15pm ACP Business Meeting
11:30am – 1:00am UIP Consensus and Guidelines
   

 

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013

7:00pm – 7:30am Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Ultrasound Knobology: How to Optimize Your Ultrasound
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Pharmacomechanical Ask the Experts - Thrombolysis: Tips and Techniques
7:30am – 8:45am Venous Anatomy
8:45am – 9:00am Coffee Break
9:00am – 11:00am Free Paper Session 7
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Latin American Venous Forum
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Sociedad Argentina de Flebolgia y Linfologia
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Italian College of Phlebology
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Australian College of Phlebology - Frontiers in Phlebology Research
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Austrian Society of Phlebology
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: Canadian Society of Phlebology
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: German Society of Phlebology
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30am – 12:15pm Invited Lecture: The Diagnosis and Treatment of Pelvic Venous Disorders
12:45pm – 2:00pm Controversy of the Day: Both Theoretical Concerns and Clinical Evidence Support a Hemodynamic Approach to Superficial Venous Reflux
2:00pm – 4:00pm Electronic Abstract Presentations
2:00pm – 4:00pm Free Paper Session 8
2:00pm – 4:00pm The Role of Venoactive Drugs in Venous Disorders
2:00pm – 4:00pm Black Box Session
2:00pm – 4:00 pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Ultrasound-Guided and Surface Sclerotherapy
2:00pm – 4:00 pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Endovenous Ablation
2:00pm – 4:00 pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Ultrasound
2:00pm – 4:00 pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Pelvic Vein Embolization
2:00pm – 4:00pm General Nursing Symposium #2
2:00pm – 3:00pm Chronic Venous Disease and Quality of Life – The Time Has Come to Choose a Tool
4:00pm – 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30pm – 6:00pm Free Paper Session 9
4:30pm – 6:00pm Length of Anticoagulation-How Should It Be Determined?
4:30pm – 6:00pm Recurrent Varicose Veins
4:30pm – 6:00pm Deep Venous Interventions
4:30pm – 6:00pm An International Perspective on the Management of Venous Ulceration
7:00pm – 11:00pm Gala Dinner
   

 

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2013

7:00pm – 7:30am Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Ultrasound in Superficial Venous Disorders
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Modern Saphenous Stripping
7:30am – 8:45am Ask the Experts - Lymphatic Microsurgery: Is There a Role?
8:45am – 9:00am Coffee Break
9:00am – 11:00am Free Paper Session 10
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: Pan American Society of Phlebology and Lymphology
9:00am – 11:00am Society Session: China Association of Phlebology
9:00am – 10:00am Society Session: Sociedad Venezolana de Flebologia
9:00am – 10:00am Society Session: Argentinian College of Venous and Lymphatic Surgery
9:00am – 10:00am Society Session: Paraguayan Society of Phlebology and Lynfology
9:00am – 10:00am Society Session: Italian Society for Vascular Investigation
9:00am – 10:00am Society Session: Academia Mexicana de Flebologia y Linfologia - Mexican Consensus of Sclerotherapy
9:00am – 10:30am Society Session: American Venous Forum Symposium
11:00am – 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30am – 12:15pm Invited Lecture: The Basic Science of Primary Venous Insufficiency
12:45pm – 2:00pm Controversy of the Day: There is a Clear Role for Superficial Venous Interventions in Healing Venous Ulcers
2:00pm – 4:00pm Electronic Abstract Presentation Competition (Top 3 From Each Day)
2:00pm – 4:00pm Free Paper Session 11
2:00pm – 4:00pm Treatment of Superficial Venous Thrombosis
2:00pm – 4:00pm The Burden of Venous Disease
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Pharmacomechanical Thrombolysis
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - IVC Filter Placement and Retrieval
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - IVUS
2:00pm – 4:00pm “Hands-On” Simulation Sessions - Compression
4:00pm – 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30pm – 6:00pm Free Paper Session 12
4:30pm – 6:00pm New Ablation Technologies
4:30pm – 6:00pm Management of Pelvic Veins
4:30pm – 6:00pm Controversies in Compression Therapy
4:30pm – 6:00pm Complications of Venous Interventions
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

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