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ACP streams ‘Phlebology Review Course’ March 14-15

The American College of Phlebology will stream more than six hours of the “Phlebology Review Course” live March 14-15. Participants in four separate sessions of the “Phlebology Review Course” can receive the ACP's live online streaming at home. Viewers will be able to interact with faculty and be part of the live conversation, as well as earn CME credit. Each session is $99 for ACP members or $129 for non-members. The sessions to be streamed include (all times are Pacific Standard Times):

Friday, March 14

  • 10:25 a.m. - 12:35 p.m. – “Venous Diseases and Syndromes” with faculty Sanjeeva Kalva, MD; and Anil Pillai, MD, FRCR
  • 2:40 p.m. - 4:05 p.m. – “Duplex Ultrasound & Other Imaging Modalities” with faculty Diana Nehardt, RVT, RPhS Saturday, March 15
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:40 a.m. – “Treatment/Therapy (AM Session)” with faculty Daniel Pablo Friedmann, MD
  • 12:40 p.m. - 2:10 p.m. – “Treatment/Therapy (PM Session)” with faculty: Mark Isaacs, MD, FACPh, FAAFP, RPhS; and Vineet Mishra, MD

For more information and to register for the streaming courses in advance, see http://www.prolibraries.com/acp/events/2014prc/event. VTN

Dr. Bush to present work at Sclerotherapy 2014

Sclerotherapy 2014 will be held March 28-29 at the Hotel Sheraton in Firenze, Italy. This year, the conference will also host this year’s national convention of AFI, the Italian Pthlebological Association. There will be simultaneous translation in English, Italian and Spanish. Ron Bush, MD, FACS, will present some original work he has done combining different modalities for the treatment of telangiectasias. “I find ‘Sclerotherapy 2014,’ chaired by Allesandro Frullini, MD, to be an exceptionally good conference in that new ideas and techniques are discussed and some of these are not available as of yet, in the United States,” Dr. Bush said. “The site of the conference is resplendent with beauty and history.” VTN

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Peggy Bush, APN, CNS, MSN, is clinical director for Vein Experts and practices at Water’s Edge Dermatology in Palm Beach Gardens and Soffer Health in Aventura, Fla.

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