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Bernard Nachbur

Bernhard Nachbur has died at the age of 95. He was a vascular and thoracic surgeon at University Hospital of Bern, Switzerland. He was founder and member of numerous vascular societies in Europe and overseas. Bernhard Nachbur was a man of high ethical convictions, a personality with the gift for preserving the good from the traditional without closing his mind to the bet...
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Chairman’s pre-meeting letter March 2024

Dear AIVS Membership, I am hopeful that all is well in that some of the health issues affecting our members are healing. The meeting is upon us in just a few days, but I’ve had some late submissions to the program and have not completed it until now. The program looks excellent, with 53 presentations overall, and 58 surgeons  (physicians) attending. In addition, there are multiple atte...
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Letter from the Chairman and organisers of AIVS 2024 Gressoney

Dear AIVS Membership, As COVID 19 has waned, we continue to focus on a resurgence of our Vascular Association back to the times of prior years.  We had a phenomenal meeting in Whistler, Canada in 2020, no meeting in 2021, and smaller yet lively meetings in Austria in March of 2022 and 2023 (with growth in participation between years). In 2024, Peter Mondek will serve as our Preside...
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Letter from the Chairman, President and local organisers for AIVS 2023

Dear AIVS Membership, As we continue into our next year of Covid, we are still hoping for a robust resurgence of our vascular Association back to the time of prior years.  We had a phenomenal meeting in Whistler, Canada in 2020, no meeting in 2021, and a smaller yet lively meeting in Austria in March of 2022.  In 2023 Vic Vucemilo will serve as our President, and Prakash Madhavan ...
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Letter from the Chairman

25 March, 2022 Dear AIVS Participant, Many of us last saw each other prior to COVID-19 in Whistler, Canada.  Two years have gone by since then and we now have the crisis in Ukraine!  Despite these strange times, we were able to have the 39th meeting of AIVS one week ago in Soelden, Austria.  The meeting was outstanding given the circumstances and we feel e...
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AIVS Sölden 2022 is GO!

AIVS 2022 is ready to register! here is the provisional Academic Programme AIVS-2022-Draft-Program_version 1Download You can see all information and details: on your mobile phone  and at your computer The access code for both options is: Z6C9LEFBDL MOBILE PHONES APPLICATION Please download to your mobile phone the app “Activezone...
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