Target Audience

This activity has been designed for interventional cardiologists, vascular medicine specialists, interventional radiologists, vascular surgeons, neuroradiologists, podiatrists, internists, fellows, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and technologists interested in exploring cutting-edge and future strategies for venous treatment, and those who are interested in a complete understanding of venous disease.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of The VEINS online course, targeted learners should be able to:
  • Understand medical, endovascular and surgical therapies for chronic venous disease.
  • Appreciate the role of non-invasive technologies (including physiologic testing, duplex ultrasonography, and CT and MR venography) and invasive diagnostics such as intravascular ultrasound in the management of venous disease.
  • Appreciate the available therapeutic options and understand contemporary data in the management of superficial and deep vein disease.
  • Analyze the guidelines and available data and complications arising from the placement of IVC filters.


Note that CME cannot be claimed for viewing On Demand sessions after the event.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and VIVA Physicians.

The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Please direct all CME-related questions to

Claim Credit for Past Meetings

To receive your certificate of attendance for past conferences, please click the year of attendance below. To log in, use the email address that you used to register for the program. Please note, this login email may be different from your Virtual VIVA app login credentials.

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