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Course Directors & Faculty

Faculty currently scheduled for this years symposium

Executive Director

John Furtek

Executive Director, S.E.T. Foundation, Charleston SC

John Furtek

Executive Director, S.E.T. Foundation, Charleston SC

Retired from MUSC

Medical Directors

Ravi Veeraswamy, MD

Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

Ravi Veeraswamy, MD

Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston SC

Scott Stevens, MD

Vascular Surgeon, University of Tennessee

Scott Stevens, MD

Vascular Surgeon, University of Tennessee

Board of Directors

Joshua Adams, MD

Director, Carilion Clinic Aortic Center, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Joshua Adams, MD

Director, Carilion Clinic Aortic Center, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

O. W. Brown, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

O. W. Brown, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

Mark Farber, MD

Professor of Surgery, Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina

Mark Farber, MD

Professor of Surgery, Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina

Marcelo Guimaraes, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina

Marcelo Guimaraes, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina

William Jordan, MD

Director, Div of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy Program Director

William Jordan, MD

Director, Div of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy Program Director

UAB Vascular Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Scott Stevens, MD

Vascular Surgeon, University of Tennessee

Scott Stevens, MD

Vascular Surgeon, University of Tennessee

Ravi Veeraswamy, MD

Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

Ravi Veeraswamy, MD

Professor of Surgery Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston SC

Faculty

Jeffrey Altshuler, MD

Cardiologist, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Royal Oak, MI

Jeffrey Altshuler, MD

Cardiologist, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Royal Oak, MI

Eric Ambroz, DO

Surgery Resident, Virginia Tech Carilion Surgery, Roanoke VA

Eric Ambroz, DO

Surgery Resident, Virginia Tech Carilion Surgery, Roanoke VA

Frank Arko, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, Charlotte, NC

Frank Arko, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute, Charlotte, NC

John Aruny, MD

Radiologist, Yale New Haven Health, CT

John Aruny, MD

Radiologist, Yale New Haven Health, CT

Thomas Brothers, MD

Vascular Surgeon, MUSC

Thomas Brothers, MD

Vascular Surgeon, MUSC

O. W. Brown, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

O. W. Brown, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

Daniel Clair, MD

Chair of the Department of Surgery, Palmetto Health USA Vascular Surgery, Columbia, SC

Daniel Clair, MD

Chair of the Department of Surgery, Palmetto Health USA Vascular Surgery, Columbia, SC

Mark Davies, MD

Professor / Chief, UT Health Science Center - School of Medicine, San Antonio, Texas

Mark Davies, MD

Professor / Chief, UT Health Science Center - School of Medicine, San Antonio, Texas

Danielle Dombrowski, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, MI

Danielle Dombrowski, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Beaumont Health System, MI

Yazan Duwayri, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Co-Director, Emory Aortic Center, Emory University School of Medicine

Yazan Duwayri, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, Co-Director, Emory Aortic Center, Emory University School of Medicine

Andres Fajardo, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Indiana University Health

Andres Fajardo, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Indiana University Health

Mark Farber, MD

Professor of Surgery, Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina

Mark Farber, MD

Professor of Surgery, Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Division of Vascular Surgery, University of North Carolina

Lou Garcia, MD

Vascular Surgeon, St. John Medical Center, Westlake, Ohio

Lou Garcia, MD

Vascular Surgeon, St. John Medical Center, Westlake, Ohio

Elizabeth Genovese, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery, MUSC

Elizabeth Genovese, MD, MS

Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery, MUSC

Patrick Gilbert, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Ochsner Imaging Center, New Orleans, LO

Patrick Gilbert, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Ochsner Imaging Center, New Orleans, LO

Lisa Goodlett, CPA, MBA

Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Medical University Hospital Authority, and Co-CFO, MUSC Health, Medical University of South Carolina

Lisa Goodlett, CPA, MBA

Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Medical University Hospital Authority, and Co-CFO, MUSC Health, Medical University of South Carolina

Marcelo Guimaraes, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina

Marcelo Guimaraes, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology, Medical University of South Carolina

Christopher Hannegan, MD

Associate Professor, Radiology and Radiological Science, MUSC

Christopher Hannegan, MD

Associate Professor, Radiology and Radiological Science, MUSC

Sean Hislop, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, Charleston, SC

Sean Hislop, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, Charleston, SC

Thomas Huber, MD

Professor & Chief of Vascular & Endovascular Therapy, University of Florida College of Medicine

Thomas Huber, MD

Professor & Chief of Vascular & Endovascular Therapy, University of Florida College of Medicine

Karl Illig, MD

Division Director, College of Medicine Surgery, Director, Division of Vascular Surgery, USF Health, Tampa, FL

Karl Illig, MD

Division Director, College of Medicine Surgery, Director, Division of Vascular Surgery, USF Health, Tampa, FL

Thor Johnson, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track

Thor Johnson, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Tenure Track

nterventional Radiology Director Interventional Radiology Resea, Department of Radiology University of Colorado, Denver

William Jordan, MD

Director, Div of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy Program Director

William Jordan, MD

Director, Div of Vascular Surgery & Endovascular Therapy Program Director

UAB Vascular Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

Marc Katz, MD, MPH

Fred A. Crawford Jr. MD Chair Professor and Chief

Marc Katz, MD, MPH

Fred A. Crawford Jr. MD Chair Professor and Chief

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Associate Dir, Medical University of South Carolina

Adam Keefer, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, Charleston, SC

Adam Keefer, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, Charleston, SC

Bradley Leshnower, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Bradley Leshnower, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Emory University School of Medicine, GA

Joseph Lombardi, MD, FACS

Head, Div of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Director

Joseph Lombardi, MD, FACS

Head, Div of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Director

Cooper Aortic Ctr & Level 1 EM Program, Cooper University Health Care, Camden, NJ

Robert McLafferty, MD, MBA

Chief of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Health Care System Professor of Surgery

Robert McLafferty, MD, MBA

Chief of Surgery, Veterans Affairs Health Care System Professor of Surgery

Div of Vascular Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University

Michael McNally, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director

Michael McNally, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor, Associate Program Director

Vascular Surgery Fellowship, M3 Clerkship Director, University of Tennessee

Ross Milner, MD

Professor of Surgery Director, Center for Aortic Diseases, University of Chicago

Ross Milner, MD

Professor of Surgery Director, Center for Aortic Diseases, University of Chicago

Edward Morrison, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, P.A

Edward Morrison, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Coastal Vascular & Vein Center, P.A

Fernando Motta, MD

Research Fellow, UNC Division of Vascular Surgery, Chapel Hill, NC

Fernando Motta, MD

Research Fellow, UNC Division of Vascular Surgery, Chapel Hill, NC

Federico Parodi, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Federico Parodi, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Jay Robison, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Chief of Vascular Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina

Jay Robison, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Chief of Vascular Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina

John Ross, MD, PA

Surgeon, John R. Ross M.D., P.A 795 Cook Rd Orangeburg, SC 29118

John Ross, MD, PA

Surgeon, John R. Ross M.D., P.A 795 Cook Rd Orangeburg, SC 29118

Vincent Rowe, MD

Professor of Clinical Surgery, Program Director

Vincent Rowe, MD

Professor of Clinical Surgery, Program Director

ascular Surgery Residency, Chief Vascular Surgery, LAC+USC Medical Center, USC Healthcare Consultation Center II, Los Angeles, CA

Jean Marie Ruddy, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Jean Marie Ruddy, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Associate Program Director, Vascular Integrated Residency, Medical University of South Carolina

Marc Sakwa, MD

Section Head, Cardiovascular Surgery, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

Marc Sakwa, MD

Section Head, Cardiovascular Surgery, Beaumont Health System, Detroit MI

Claudio Schönholz, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology

Claudio Schönholz, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Professor of Radiology

Medical University of South Carolina

Bayne Selby, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Medical University of South Carolina

Bayne Selby, MD

Interventional Radiologist, Medical University of South Carolina

Daniel Steinberg, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina

Daniel Steinberg, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina

Thomas Todoran, MD

Director of Vascular Medicine and Cardiology Clinical Trials

Thomas Todoran, MD

Director of Vascular Medicine and Cardiology Clinical Trials

Medical University of South Carolina

Andre Uflacker, MD

Assistant Professor, Intervention Radiologist, Radiology & Medical Imaging

Andre Uflacker, MD

Assistant Professor, Intervention Radiologist, Radiology & Medical Imaging

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Frank Veith, MD

Professor, Department of Surgery

Frank Veith, MD

Professor, Department of Surgery

Executive Director Vieth Symposium, Cleveland Clinic and New York University

Alessandro Vivacqua, MD

Cardiac Surgeon, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

Alessandro Vivacqua, MD

Cardiac Surgeon, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

Tahlia Weis, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI

Tahlia Weis, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI

Matthew Wooster, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Medical University of South Carolina

Matthew Wooster, MD

Vascular Surgeon, Medical University of South Carolina

Ricardo Yamada, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology and Radiological Science, MUSC

Ricardo Yamada, MD

Assistant Professor, Radiology and Radiological Science, MUSC

Sanford Zeigler, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Sanford Zeigler, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical University of South Carolina