Credentialing and Accreditation: What Do You Need and Why? (CONG2015-33)

This activity includes the following:


The American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine: Where Is It Now and Where Is It Going?

Steven Zimmet, MD, RVT, FACPh

Ultrasound Credentials: RVT, RVS, RPhS, RPVI

William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVU

Vascular Lab Accreditation

Jeannie White-Melendez, RVT, RPhS

Vein Center Accreditation

Neil Khilnani, MD, FACPh

Capturing and Contributing Your Data: The ACP PRO Venous Registry

Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPh

Capturing and Contributing Your Data: The VQI Varicose Vein Registry

Thomas Wakefield, MD

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Target Audience

The content of this activity is designed to meet the needs of the following target audience:  phlebologists, general surgeons, vascular surgeons, interventional radiologists, interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine practitioners, dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons, family practice and internal medicine practitioners, plastic surgeons, obstetricians and gynecologists, cardiologists, and any other healthcare professional currently or planning on treating patients with venous disease.

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Neil Khilnani, MD, FACPhSpeaker







Stephen H. MossStaffNonen/a
Eric Mowatt-Larssen, MD, FACPh, RPhSPlannerNonen/a
William Schroedter, BS, RVT, RPhS, FSVUSpeakerNonen/a
Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FACPhSpeakerBTG PLCSpeaker; Consultant
Thomas Wakefield, MDSpeakerNonen/a
Jeannie White-Melendez, RVT, RPhSSpeakerAngioDynamicsConsultant
Steven Zimmet, MD, RVT, FACPhModerator; Speaker


Vascular Insights


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