Vascular Live: Variety of vascular concerns on the slate

Vascular Live events will take place at the back of Aisle 700 in the Exhibit Hall, on Level 2

Be sure to save time for the Vascular Live theater-in-the-round presentations in the Exhibit Hall at the 2022 Vascular Annual Meeting (VAM) in Boston. These sessions, on a variety of topics of importance to vascular surgeons, frequently play to big crowds.

All Vascular Live events will take place at the Vascular Live stage, at the back of Aisle 700 in the Exhibit Hall, on Level 2 of the Hynes Convention Center. 


10–10:25 a.m. 

Tips and Tricks for Suture-Mediated Closure and Repair for Arterial Access Sites 

Sponsored by Abbott 

Speaker: Elena Rinehardt, MD 

12:15–12:40 p.m. 

Real-World Clinical Strategies with the Venovo Venous Stent System 

Sponsored by BD 

Speaker: Patrick Muck, MD 

1–1:25 p.m. 

Overcoming Challenges in TEVAR, Today and Tomorrow 

Sponsored by Gore 

Speaker: To be Announced 

3–3:25 p.m. 

Reimagine Aspiration With Hydrodynamic Thrombectomy Systems 

Sponsored by Abbott 

Speaker: Loay Kabbani, MD 

5:15–5:40 pm 

Treating Complex VTE in My Practice 

Sponsored by Penumbra 

Speaker: Carlos Bechara, MD 

Overview: This presentation will focus on the use of Lightning 7 Intelligent Aspiration in cases and to assist in treating complex venous thromboembolism cases. 


9:30 –9:55 a.m. 

Advancing Health Equity by Addressing Disparities with TWO2 Homecare Therapy 

Sponsored by Advanced Oxygen Therapy 

Speakers: Mike Griffiths, MD, and Anil Hingorani, MD 

Synopsis: Non-healing venous leg ulcers and diabetic foot ulcers pose a disproportionate impact on minority and low-socioeconomic populations. Advanced Oxygen Therapy’s unique cyclical-pressure Topical Wound Oxygen (TWO2) therapy offers hope for addressing such health inequities. The growing body of randomized controlled trial and real-world evidence demonstrating significantly-reduced ulcer recurrence, hospitalizations and amputations will be reviewed. The impact that more durable wound healing has on both patient-and payer-centric outcomes will also be explored. 

12:15–12:40 p.m. 

Remove with Rotarex 

Sponsored by BD 

Speakers: Frank Arko, MD, and Bryan Fisher, MD 

1–1:25 p.m. 

The Role of Covered Stent Grafts in the Treatment of Complex Aortoiliac Occlusive Disease 

Sponsored by Gore 

Speaker: To be announced 

3 to 3:25 p.m. 

TCAR: The Road to Standard of Sare 

Sponsored by Silk Road Medical 

Speakers: Marc Schermerhorn, MD, Megan Dermody, MD, and Jeffrey Jim, MD 


  • TCAR in 2022 and beyond: The current and future state of TCAR” 
  • How can TCAR improve efficiencies within your practice” 
  • TCAR: Perspectives from a practicing physician: How TCAR can benefit patients” 

Vascular Live presentations are not eligible for CME credit. Listing is correct as of May 31, 2022. 


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