Nursing

Wendy Ambrose-Gavin, BSN, MBA

Advocate Christ Medical Center
Oak Lawn, IL 

Deep Venous

Patricia Thorpe, MD

Endovascular Surgery

St. Lukes Medical Center

Phoenix, AZ

Deep Venous

Patrick Muck, MD

Vascular Surgery

Good Samaritan Hospital

Cincinnati, OH


Thomas Shimshak, MD
Interventional Cardiology Heartland Medical Center

Sebring, FL 

Zvonamir Krajcer, MD
Chairman

Interventional Cardiology
Baylor College of Medicine
Texas Health Institute

Houston, TX

Craig Walker, MD
Interventional Cardiology Cardiovascular Institute of the South

Houma, LA 

Ron Bush, MD
Vascular Surgery
Water's Edge Dermatology

Palm City, FL

Tom Davis, MD
Interventional Cardiology
St. John Hospital Providence St. Claire Shores, MI 

Scientific Committee

Amir Motarjeme, MD
Interventional Radiology
Midwest Vascular Institute of Illinois

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
Downers Grove, IL

Once a year, a group of impactful and motivated medical professionals dedicated to vascular disease and the endovascular treatment of arterial and venous disease gather for the CVC experience. CVC is a winning formula of world-renowned faculty, dedicated attendees and ground-breaking content in an immersive and focused atmosphere.​
 Attendees can choose from simultaneous arterial and venous programs covering all aspects of endovascular medicine. CVC is the only endovascular conference which offers simultaneous arterial and venous content. 

 The format is fast-paced talks, live cases, and opportunities to learn about new and emerging technologies, live venous ultrasound demonstrations and CVC’s unique, ultrasound-guided pedal artery access cadaver course. International attendees and faculty from different fields can draw inspiration from one another.

Mohsen Sharifi , MD
Interventional Cardiology
Arizona CV Consultants & Vein Clinic

Mesa, AZ 

Syed Hussain, MD
Vascular Surgery
Vascular Center at Christie Clinic Champaign, IL 

Infrapopliteal Intervention

Srinivas Iyengar, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Bradenton Cardiology Center
Bradenton, FL

Jaafer Golzar, MD
Founder and Co-Chairman CVC

Interventional Cardiology
Advocate Medical Group
Oak Lawn, IL

TAVR and Structural Heart Disease

David Wood, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Vancouver General Hospital

Vancouver, BC

Critical Limb Ischemia

Jon George, MD
Interventional Cardiology

Einstein Medical Center

Philadelphia, PA

Mahir Elder, MD
Interventional Cardiology Detroit Medical Center Detroit, MI 

Sonya Noor, MD
Vascular Surgery

Buffalo Endovascular and Vascular Surgical Associates

Buffalo, NY

Radiologic Technologits

Bindu Shah B. Sc. RT(R)

Advocate Christ Hospital
Oak Lawn, IL

Miguel Montero-Baker, MD
Vascular Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Vascular Access

Gary Roubin, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Cardiovascular Associates

Birmingham, AL

Advisory Board

John Winscott, MD
Interventional Cardiology
University of Mississippi Medical Center

Jackson, MS 

Thomas Rooke, MD
Vascular Surgery

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, MN 

Mark Mewissen, MD
Interventional Radiology
Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Milwaukee, WI

Samer Abbas, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Community Hospital
Munster, IN

Simultaneous Arterial & Venous EndoVascular Conference, Vascular Conference, Venous Conference, Limb Salvage, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Pedal Access. endovascular venous insufficiency vascular venous stasis endovascular surgery Vascular Conference Venous Conference

Program Committee Co-Chairs


Program Committee Chairs

Eric Dippel, MD
Interventional Cardiology Vascular Institute of the Midwest Davenport, IA 

Vinay Kumar, MD
Vascular Surgery

Endovascular Center

Laurel, MS 

Founding Members

Complex Aortic Disease

Zvonamir Krajcer, MD
Interventional Cardiology
Texas Health Institute

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Podiatry

Jondelle Jenkins, DPM
J.B. Jenkins and Associates
Chicago, IL
Podiatry & Advanced Wound Care 

Cerebrovascular Interventions

L Nelson "Nick" Hopkins, MD

Neurosurgery

Jacobs School of Medicine

University at Buffalo - SUNY

Buffalo, NY

Paul Jones, MD​
Interventional Cardiology
Chicago Heart and Vascular Consultants

Mercy Hospital
Chicago, IL

Vascular Surgery and Imaging

Alan B. Lumsden, MD​

Vascular Surgery

Houston Methodist Cardiovascular Surgery Associates

Houston, TX



Atherectomy

Eric Scott, MD

Vascular Surgery
The Iowa Clinic
Des Moines, IA

Venkatesh Ramaiah, MD​
Vascular Surgery
Abrzo Arizona Heart Institute
Phoenix, AZ

Superficial Venous Disease

Romi Chopra, MD
Interventional Radiology
Midwest Institute for Minimally Invasive Therapies
Melrose Park, IL

Jack Chamberlin, MD
Inventional Cardiology
Alexian Brothers Heart and Vascular
Elk Grove Village, IL

Amir Kaki, MD
Interventional Cardiology Weill-Cornell Medical College New York, NY 

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