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7TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON VENOUS INTERVENTIONS

FOCUS ON POST-THROMBOTIC SYNDROME

Cracow, Poland 30 November – 01 December 2018

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Invitation

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, dear Colleques,

It is my great pleasure to invite You to 7th International Symposium on Venous Interventions  being held in Krakow in Poland 30th November – 1st December 2018. This year we plan to focus on post-thrombotic syndrome pathology and the meeting will be entirely dedicated to various aspects of this clinically difficult to treat as well as to avoid pathology. The venue of the Meeting will be Holiday Inn Hotel in Cracow located very near to the historical Old Town. In the program of 7th Symposium You will find plenty of interesting lectures as well as a number of well known Experts in this field. We hope that the symposium becomes also an interesting platform for the knowledge as well as experience exchange.

The program will include topics concerning DVT treatment and DVT recurrence prevention, post-thrombotic syndrome prevention as well as conservative and invasive treatment including treatment of reflux and chronic venous obstruction.  A significant portion of the Symposium will be dedicated to chronic venous insufficiency as well as venous ulcer treatment including an implementation of modern technology. The conference lectures and discussions will be supplemented by workshops.

On behalf of the Organizers, we are looking forward to welcoming You to Cracow.   We hope, You will have an enjoyable and interesting experience throughout the “Focus on Post-thrombotic Syndrome” meeting, as well as a pleasant stay in the unique atmosphere of the beautiful city Krakow.

We wish all of You  a successful meeting – may You enjoy interesting, thought-provoking discussions and new experiences which, we hope, will also improve the care of the patients with venous disease in many countries.

sincerely,

Tomasz Urbanek
President of Polish Society of Phlebology

 



SYMPOSIUM ORGANIZER

Polish Society of Phlebology

in collaboration with

 

 

 

MAIN TOPICS OF THE SYMPOSIUM 

We organizing this conference for the 7th time. Please have a look at the topics we are going  to discuss this year:

 

DEEP VENOUS THROMBOSIS TREATMENT

WHAT IS NEW IN THE VTE ANTICOAGULAT TREATMENT?

HOW TO AVOID DVT RECURRENCE IN 2018 – Current options of the prolonged  anticoagulant treatment

POST – THROMBOTIC SYNDROME (PTS) – PATHOGENESIS, DEFINITION, SEVERITY ASSESSMENT

PTS RISK FACTORS, PTS PREVENTION

THROMBOLYSIS AND COMPRESSION IN PTS PREVENTION

DIAGNOSTICS AND TREAMENT OF THE SECONDARY CHRONIC VENOUS DISEASE

CHRONIC VENOUS OBSTRUCTION  ENDOVASCULAR TREATMENT

COMPRESSION IN THE CHRONIC VENOUS DISEASE TREATMENT

PHARMACOTHERAPY OF THE CHRONIC VENOUS DISEASE TREATMENT – WHAT IS NEW ? WHAT IS KNOWN ?

SURGICAL VALVE RECONSTRUCTION PROCEDURES IN THE PRIMARY AND SECONDARY VENOUS DISEASES  – WHAT IS NEW?

SECONDARY VARICOSE VEINS – DIAGNOSTICS AND TREATMENT INCULDNG MINIMAL INVASIVE TREATMENT MEASURES

VARICOE VEIN TREATMENT IN POST-THROMBOTIC LIMBS

ATYPICAL VARICOSE VEINS

VENOUS ULCER TREATMENT IN THE POST –THROMBOTIC LIMBS AND IN THE ADVANCED CHRONIC VENONUS INSUFFICIENCY CASES

 

Should you wish to participate please register below

SPEAKERS


Niels Bækgaard

Associate Professor emeritus

Gentofte Hospital and Rigshospitalet University of Copenhagen, Cpenhagen, Denmark

Stephen Black

MD, FRCS, FEBVS

Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Reader in Venous Surgery Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital & Kings College London, London, UK

Sergio Gianesini

MD, PhD FACS

Adjunct Professor,
University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy

Steve Elias

MD FACS FACPh

Director of Center for Vein Disease at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in Englewood, New Jersey, NJ.

Dominik Heim

PD Dr med., MD, General Surgeon

Klinik Hohmad, Thun, Switzerland
Congres President – European Venous Forum 2019, Zurich

Arnolds Kadišs

MD, PhD

Dr Maurins Vein Clinic
Riga, Latvia

Evi Kalodiki

Dr MD MA DIC PhD FRCS

Honorary consultant in vascular surgery,
Josef Pflug vascular lab,
Ealing Hospital & Imperial College,
West London Vascular & Interventional Centre,
Thrombosis & Hemostasis lab, Loyola, Maywood, USA

Siarhei Karniyevich

MD

Head of the Department of Vascular Surgery
Minsk Regional Clinical Hospital
Vice-President of Baltic Society of Phlebology

Christopher Lattimer

FRCS MS PhD

Honorary Consultant & Senior Lecturer in Vascular Surgery

Josef Pflug Vascular Laboratory,
Ealing Hospital & Imperial College
West London Vascular and Interventional Centre

Ferdinando Manello

Prof. MD, PhD

Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Clinical Molecular Biology
School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology
Director of the Section of Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Department of Biomolecular Sciences University “Carlo Bo” of Urbino, Urbino, Italy

Uldis Maurins

Prof. MD PhD

Head of Dr Maurins Vein Clinic,
President of Baltic Society of Phlebology,
President of International Forum for Minisurgery of Varicose Veins, Riga, Latvia

Marianne De Maeseneer

MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon
Section of Phlebology
Department of Dermatology, Erasmus Medical Centre,
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Giovanni Mosti

Prof. MD, PhD

Head Angiology Department, MD Barbantini Clinic, Lucca Italy

Pavel Poredoš

Prof. MD, PhD

University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Department of Vascular Disease
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Paolo Prandoni

Prof. MD, PhD

Arianna Foundation on Anticoagulation, Bologna, Italy

Seshadri Raju

MD, FACS

Director, The Rane Center
Jackson, MS, USA

Juris Rits

MD, PhD

Dr Maurins Vein Clinic,
Riga, Latvia

Antonio Rosales

MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon – Head of Unit (NOVI)
Norwegian National Unit for Reconstructive Deep Venous Surgery (NOVI)
Department of Vascular Surgery | Oslo University Hospital

Joseph Shalhoub

MD, PhD

Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, St Mary’s Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Academic Section of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, UK

Ferdinand Steinbacher

MD, PhD

Surgeon, Karl Landsteiner Institute for Functional Phlebosurgery, Melk, Austria

Linas Velicka

Assoc. Prof.

Chief of Vascular Surgery Department, Clinic of Cardiac, Thoracic and vascular surgery Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences “Kauno klinikos”
Chair of Lithuanian Vascular Society, Kaunus, Lithuania

Frantisek Żernovicki

MD, PhD

Vascular Surgery Clinic
National Institute for Cardiovascular Disease
Bratislava, Slovakia

Łukasz Dzieciuchowicz

Associate Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon, Professor of the Medical University of Poznań
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Medical University of Poznań, Poznań, Poland

Marcin Gabriel

Prof. MD, PhD

Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Angiology and Phlebology, University of Medical Sciences Poznań
Poznań, Poland

Grzegorz Halena

MD, PhD

Clinic od Cardiac Surgery and Vascular Surgery
Department of Vascular Surgery Medical University of Gdansk, Gdańsk, Poland

Marek Iłżecki

MD, PhD Associate Professor

Senior consultant in Vascular and Genaral Surgery
Deaprtment of Vascular Surgery and Angiology, Medical University of Lublin
Lublin, Poland

Arkadiusz Jawień

Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon,
Department of Vascular Surgery and Angiology Collegium Medicum, University of Nicolaus Copernicus, Bydgoszcz, Poland

Aleksandra Jaworucka – Kaczorowska

MD, PhD

General Surgeon, Gynaecologist and Obsterician,
The Surgery Centre Jaworuccy, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland

Piotr Pruszczyk

Prof. MD, PhD

Head of Department of Internal Medicine & Cardiology with the Centre for Management of Venous Thromboembolic Disease, Medical University of Warsaw, Clinical Hospital of the Infant Jesus, Warsaw, Poland

Zbiegniew Rybak

Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon,
Head od Department of Experimental Surgery and Biomaterials Reseach Medical Uniwersity of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland.

Marian Simka

MD, PhD Associate Professor

Department of Anatomy, University of Opole,
Opole, Poland

Wojciech Sydor

MD, PhD

II Department CMUJ of Internal Diseases in Cracow,
Cracow, Poland

Tomasz Urbanek

Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon, Vascular Medicine Specialist,
Department of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Angiology and Phlebology Medical University of Silesia,
Katowice, Poland

Adam Zieliński

MD, PhD

Chief, Section of Surgery and Phlebology doktorA Medical Center,
Warsaw, Poland

Maciej Zieliński

MD, PhD

Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Angiology and Phlebology, University of Medical Sciences Poznań,
Poznań, Poland

Tomasz Zubilewicz

Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon,
Head of Department Chair and Department of Vascular Surgery and Angiology Medical University of Lublin,
Lublin, Poland

Tomasz Drążkiewicz

MD, PhD, FPSPh

General & Vascular Surgeon, Angiologist, Phlebologist Department of  Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Procedures The John Paul II Hospital, Cracow, Poland

Krzysztof Paruzel

MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon,  General Surgeon,
Vena Medica sp z o.o. Rybnik
Department of Neurosurgery, WSS nr 2 Jastrzębie Zdrój, Poland

Radosław Pietura

MD, PhD

Interventional Radiologist,
Department of Interventional Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, Medical University in Lublin,
Lublin, Poland

Jan Jakub Kęsik

MD, PhD

Department of Vascular Surgery and Angiology Medical University of Lublin,
Lublin, Poland

Zbigniew Krasiński

Prof. MD, PhD

Department of  Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Angiology and Phlebology,  University of Medical Sciences Poznań,
Poznań, Poland

Wacław Kuczmik

Prof. MD, PhD

Department of General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Angiology and Phlebology Medical University of Silesia,
Katowice, Poland

Piotr Terlecki

Prof. MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon, Vascular Medicine Specialist,
Department  of Vascular Surgery and Angiology,  University Medical in Lublin,
Lublin, Poland

CONFERENCES

COMMENTS

Participants

Very important scientific meeting of the year.

Being at this conference is obligatory!

Scientific event of the year!

Very interesting topics and speakers every year!

You do not need to go far to see “how it is done in the world”.

Latest trends in diagnosis and treatment – always!

Sergio Gianesini

„I truly congratulate prof. Urbanek for the so professional organization and for the truly top quality educational activities. His meetings are always a true and unique chance of both academic and every-day clinical skills advancement for all the attendees”.

Participants

The conference which navigating the future, focused on the educational component, recent advances and knowledge.

Right time right now – don’t miss it!

Every year new, interesting topics and proficient lecturers.

Always the latest innovations in diagnosis and treatments.

The measure of tomorrow.

You don’t have to go far to share your skills and knowledge.

Our Location

Here’s the venue for the conference

Holiday Inn Conference Centre
Wielopole 4 Street, Cracow, Poland

Wielopole 4, 33-332 Kraków

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