MVSS Advance Practice Course for Vascular Surgeons – Advanced Venous Interventions

The Simulation Center at Fairbanks Hall

April 19-20, 2019
Fairbanks Hall at Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Register Now for the Advanced Venous Interventions Course to be held April 19-20, 2019 in Indianapolis.

Point to the links below to obtain a copy of the Preliminary Program and to register.

2019 Course Co-Chairs


Professor of Surgery
Director, Center for Aortic Diseases
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chicago, IL


Chief of Vascular Surgery
Program Director, Vascular Fellowship & Integrated Residency
Good Samaritan Hospital
Cincinnati, OH


Jeffrey Jim, MD, MPHS, FACS
Associate Professor, Section of Vascular Surgery
Program Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship and Residency
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

John G. Maijub, MD (Ad-hoc Member)
Vascular Surgery
Indiana University Health
Indianapolis, IN

Raghu L. Motaganahalli, MD RPVI FRCS, FACS
Division Chief of Vascular Surgery
Associate Professor & Program Director
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN


Mounir J. Haurani, MD, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH
Gregory Kasper, MD, ProMedica Physicians Jobst Vascular, Toledo, Ohio
Judith C. Lin, MD, RVT, RPVI, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI
Robert B. McLafferty, MD, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR
David A. Rigberg, MD, UCLA/David Geffen School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA
Peter J. Rossi, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2019
2:00 p.m. Welcome and Course Introduction
2:20 p.m. – 3:20 p.m. Lectures
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hands-On Workshops – 4 Stations
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Lectures
7:00 p.m. Dinner for all Faculty and Attendees

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Lectures
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Hands-On Workshops – 4 Stations
10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Lectures
11:45 a.m. Faculty Panel Discussion – All Topics with Lunch
12:30 p.m. Course Wrap-up


The course is open to Members of the Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society and vascular surgeons who are not yet members of the Society. Registration is limited to the first 20 registrants. To pre-register, point to the link below.

Registration fees include: course instruction and materials and all meals including Dinner for attendees and faculty on Friday evening, April 19th and Lunch on Saturday, April 20th. Registration Fees:

MVSS Member Physicians: $400
Non-Member Physicians: $500

Pre-registration closes on Friday, April 12th. Written requests for refunds will be honored through April 12th. After this date, the Society regrets that it will not be able to process any refunds or refund a registration fee if the physician does not attend.

Hotel Accommodations

The Society does not block rooms for this course, but recommends the JW Marriott Hotel, which is near Fairbanks Hall.

JW Marriott Indianapolis
10 S. West Street
Indianapolis, IN, 46204
(317) 822-8554. JW Marriott Website

Please call or visit the hotel’s website for availability and rates.

The Indiana University School of Medicine offers a Pro-Care Concierge where attendees may review a list of various downtown hotels and hotels near Fairbanks Hall and the School of Medicine.

For a list of hotels and accommodations visit Procare Concierge

The Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society wishes to thank the following companies for their support and participation in the Advanced Peripheral Arterial Disease Intervention Course for Vascular Surgeons:

2018 Education Grants/Marketing Support

Including support for workshops:

  • Abbott Vascular
  • BD (formerly BARD Peripheral Vascular)
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • BTG, International/EKOS
  • Cook Medical, Inc.
  • Medtronic, Inc.
  • Penumbra, Inc.
  • Spectranetics
  • Terumo Interventional Systems
  • W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

2018 Workshop Support

  • Cordis, A Cardinal Health Company
  • CSI – Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.
  • Getinge Group

2017 Education Grants

Including support for workshops:

  • Abbott Vascular
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • BTG, International/EKOS
  • Cook Medical, Inc.
  • Penumbra, Inc.
  • Spectranetics
  • W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc.

2017 Marketing Support

Including support for workshops:

  • Avinger
  • Getinge Group
  • Terumo Interventional Systems

2017 Workshop Support

  • BARD Peripheral Vascular
  • CSI, Inc.
  • CORDIS, a Cardinal Health Company
  • Medtronic, Inc.

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Learn more about Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society’s various membership categories: Active, Candidate, Associate, and Student.