SVU South Carolina Region Vascular Meeting

SVU South Carolina Region Vascular Meeting

April 21, 2018

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Preliminary Program/Speakers          Registration Fees          Location          Exhibits

Earn up to 6.75 SVU CME credits! Continental breakfast and lunch is included. Only 150 seats are available!

Plan to attend this one-day conference, covering topics such as venous insufficiency duplex exams, upper extremity arterial palmar arch exams and more. In addition, there will be tabletop exhibits where you will be able to review the latest advancements in technology and software. This course is in your backyard and you will not want to miss it!

    Registration Fees


    SVU Member


    SVU Nonmember



     Before April 13 






     Onsite  $65   $115   $35

    Online registration is now open.  

    Preliminary Program

     7:30 - 7:50 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast
     7:50 - 8:00 am  Welcome – 
     8:00 - 8:50 am  The New Paradigm for Understanding, Teaching and Testing Sonographic Principles – Frederick Kremkau
     8:55 - 9:45 am  Vascular Ultrasound Principles Tune Up: How Sharp Are YOU? – Frederick Kremkau
     9:45 - 10:00 am  Break
     10:00 - 10:30 am  Upper Extremity Arterial Palmar Arch Exams (30 minutes) -- Jean Marie Ruddy, MD, FACS
     10:30 - 11:10 am  Aortic Ultrasound and Surveillance Post Endovascular Aneurysm Repair and Fenestrated Aortic Repair – Mathew Wooster, MD
     11:10 - 12:00 pm  Venous Duplex Above and Below the Diaphragm - Wayne Smith, MD, FSVM, RPVI
     12:00 - 1:00 pm  Lunch
     1:00 - 1:45 pm  A Complex Vascular Adventure -- Patrick Washko, BS, RDMS, RVT, RT, FSVU
     1:45 - 2:15 pm  Venous Insufficiency Duplex Exams - What the Vascular Surgeon Needs to Know – Jean Marie Ruddy, MD, FACS
     2:15 - 2:45 pm  Lower Extremity Arterial Duplex - How Best to Utilize for the Vascular Surgeon – Mathew Wooster, MD
     2:45 - 3:00 pm  Break
     3:00 - 3:30 pm  Critical Limb Ischemia – Thomas Brothers, MD
     3:30 - 4:00 pm  Renal Duplex ExamsPatrick Washko, BS, RDMS, RVT, RT, FSVU
     4:00 - 4:15 pm  Closing Remarks – 


    Medical University of South Carolina

    Bioengineering Auditorium Room 110

    70 Presidents St

    Charleston, SC 29425


    Cost to exhibit (table-top displays), is only $1,000. Vendors will receive:

    • Name displayed on the Welcome screen when attendees arrive
    • Free admission to sessions and CME
    • Continental breakfast, lunch and snack
    • One table, two chairs


    Are you interested in exhibiting? Please contact SVU at 301-459-7550 or Missi for more information or download the contract to submit.

    Current 2018 Exhibitors​:
    Parks Medical Electronics
    Canon Medical Systems