SPACE: Symposium on Peripheral vAsCular Embolization - Sponsored by Departments of Surgery and Radiology

Event Date
May 3, 2013

Event Time
7:30AM - 4:00PM

Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY 10029

Requires Registration

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The purpose of this program will be to educate healthcare providers who care for patients with vascular lesions, highlighting important developments in the management and treatment of these patients. Participants will understand, and when appropriate, integrate these developments into their clinical practices.

The Symposium on Peripheral vAsCular Embolization (SPACE) will offer didactic lectures related to the natural history of vascular lesions, the treatment options available for complex vascular lesions and case management presentations by a panel of expert faculty. Concepts regarding patient selection, best technical approaches, potential synergies of different embolization materials, and techniques for patient surveillance will be reviewed.


Educational Objectives
After completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Compare and contrast the equipment and procedural techniques for performing peripheral vascular embolization.
  • Appraise the role of embolization as adjunct for the treatment of aortic aneurysms.
  • Appraise the role of embolization for the treatment of visceral/renal artery aneurysms.
  • Appraise the role of embolization for congenital and acquired/traumatic vascular lesions.
  • Assess clinical management and surveillance protocols used for peripheral vascular lesions.

Who Should Attend
Vascular Surgeons, Interventional Radiologists, Interventional Cardiologists, Cardiovascular Surgeons and allied health professionals involved in the care of peripheral vascular lesions.

Registration Fees
Physician - $195
Residents, Fellows, RN, PA & Allied Health Professionals - $100

Meeting Location:
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
1470 Madison Avenue at 101 Street, 2nd floor Conference Center
New York, NY 10029

Parking is available on East 99th Street between Madison and Park Avenues. Discounted parking fee is Not available.

The Icahn School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Icahn School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Verification of Attendance
Will be provided to all professionals.

Faculty Disclosure
It is the policy of Icahn School of Medicine to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency, and scientific rigor in all CME sponsored educational activities. All faculty participating in the planning or implementation of a sponsored activity are expected to disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships and to assist in resolving any conflict of interest that may arise from the relationship. Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience of their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices. This information will be available as part of the course material.

Special Needs
Icahn School of Medicine is in full compliance with provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and is accessible for individuals with special needs. If you would like to attend this conference and require any special needs or accommodations, please contact The Page and William Black Post-Graduate School at 212-731-7950.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be confirmed in writing to The Page and William Post-Graduate School by April 22, 2013.

For Conference Information, Please call the Office of CME a 212-731-7950 or e-mail