Why present at the AVLS 2019 Annual Congress?

  • The largest vein and lymphatic conference in the United States

  • General sessions dedicated to science and research featuring abstract presentations and with no concurrent or competing content

  • Audience of over 1,000 of the leaders in venous and lymphatic medicine

  • International gathering with over 25 countries represented

 

AWARDS

Accepted abstract presenters will receive 10% off of their AVLS 2019 Annual Congress Registration.

 

AVLS Best in Show for Oral Presentations

First Place:

$1,000

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

Eligible to Present at 2020 EVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 AVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 VFRSM

Second Place:

$750

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

Eligible to Present at 2020 EVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 AVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 VFRSM

Third Place:

$500

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

Eligible to Present at 2020 EVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 AVF

Eligible to Present at 2020 VFRSM

vWin International Award for Non-US Based Oral Presentations
First Place:

$1,000

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

2020 InterUniversity Meeting
Buenos Aires Registration

$800 Travel Stipend to 2020
InterUniversity Meeting

Second Place:

$750

20% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Third Place:

$500

15% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Best in Training Award for Fellows, Residents and Medical Students
First Place:

$1,000

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

2020 InterUniversity Meeting
Buenos Aires Registration

$800 Travel Stipend to 2020
InterUniversity Meeting

Second Place:

$750

20% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Third Place:

$500

15% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Poster Presentation Best in Show

The top three Poster Finalists will present alongside the Oral Abstracts to determine first, second and third place.

First Place:

$750

2020 AVLS Congress Registration

Second Place:

$500

20% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Third Place:

$250

15% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Honorable Mention:

5% Registration Discount for 2020 AVLS Annual Congress

Categories of Research:

Abstracts will be judged in a blinded fashion. The following are criteria used to rank abstracts for presentation at the AVLS 2019 Annual Congress:
  • Potential and Innovation

  • Relevance to Phlebology

  • Purpose / Hypothesis

  • Study Design and Statistical Analysis

  • Summary of Results

  • Summary of Conclusions

Abstract Committee:
  • Joseph Raffetto, MD, FACS, FSVM - Chair

  • Faisal Aziz, MD

  • John Blebea, MD

  • Dawn Coleman, MD

  • William Marston, MD

  • Andrea Obi, MD

  • Kathleen Ozvath, MD

  • Julie Stoughton, MD, FACS

  • Michael Vasquez, MD, FACS, RVT

 Submission Guidelines:
  • Research must be original work not previously published or presented

  • Clinical and basic scientific work

  • Consideration for oral, poster, or both

  • Preference will be given to AVLS members

  • Consideration for publishing the
    presented work in the Phlebology Journal

  • If the same institution has two abstracts selected, the first author and presenting author must be different individuals

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