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Due to recent updates, a username and password will be necessary to access any SVS systems. If you do not remember your username and password, you can retrieve it by having it sent to your email.

June 27, 2013
ACS 2013 Resident Award for Exemplary Teaching
Nominations for the 2013 Resident Award for Exemplary Teaching are being sought by the American College of Surgeons. The award, offered each year, recognizes excellence in teaching by residents with a $1,500 stipend and an invitation to attend the entire Clinical Congress as a guest of the College. Presentation of the award will take place during the Clinical Congress. Nominees are being sought from general surgery and surgical specialty residency programs.  Additional details are available and the nomination form must be submitted by July 31. For questions, please contact the office of Kim Echert, BA, C-TAGME, Senior Manager, Programs to Enhance Resident and Medical Student Education, Division of Education at or (312) 202-5424.
Call for SVS Committee Volunteers
SVS is recruiting members for the following committees:
Clinical Practice Council
Clinical Research & Comparative Effectiveness Committee
Diversity & Inclusion Committee
Education Council
Health Policy Committee
International Relations Committee
Leadership Development Committee
Outcomes and Technology Assessment Committee
PAC Steering Committee
Postgraduate Education Committee
Public and Professional Outreach Committee
Performance Measures Committee
Research & Education Committee
Resident & Student Outreach Committee
VAM Video Committee
Young Surgeons Committee 
If you are interested in serving on one of these committees, please complete a short application at by Monday, July 22. 
Act Now to Claim Vascular Annual Meeting  CME Credits  
Use the convenient VAM CME System today to claim credits for the 2013 Vascular Annual Meeting.  A username and password is necessary to access the system. SVS members unfamiliar with their login and/or password can have it sent to their email. Be sure to update your member profile with your current email address, since CME certificates will be emailed. An account has been generated for non-members who have never had a login account, the username and password can be sent to your email. For questions or comments about this CME program, please email or call 800-258-7188.

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