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Vascular Society of India

Basic Vascular Surgical Skill Hands - On Training Course (BVSST)

Basic Vascular Surgical Techniques workshop:

2 workshops were conducted in Chennai and one in Bangalore .Many young general surgeons enthusiastically came forward to hone their skills in suturing blood vessels

ENDOVASCULAR TRAINING:

Dr.Suresh and his untiring team conducted endovascular training courses in Mentis and in animals at the Ethicon Lab in Delhi. 18 doctors attended Module I and 8 doctors attended Module II. Dr.Suresh and his team, we believe would not stop till they train at least 100!!!

Live Hands on Training in Endovascular Technique was conducted in Stanley Hospital, Chennai by Prof M Rajkumar on 16 and 17 March, 2007. 13 doctors from various parts of Tamilnadu took active part. Prof. Rajkumar deserves full praise. He has shown that even in government set up one can conduct a training course.

  1. VSI- JIVAS NON INVASIVE VASCULAR TRAINING THE TRAINER PROGRAMME

    Venue : Mahavir Jain Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka.
    Sponsors : GE & UNETIXS, USA
    Duration : Five Days
    Training : FMs.Marsha Neumyer, USA
    Modules : Two Modules / course Eligibility : Full life Member of VSI
    To Apply : Contact Dr.K.R.Suresh at dol_kal@hotmail.com

Lecture & Hands-On

  • Introduction to Vascular Instruments, Sutures,
  • Synthetic Grafts & Patches
  • Arteriotomies & Closure
  • Patch Angioplasty
  • Vascular Anastomosis–End to End
  • Vascular Anastomosis–End to Side
  • Paediatric Vascular Suturing
  • Permanent Vascular Interruptio

Delegates Forum
Presentation of Certificates

HANDS-ON BASIC VASCULAR SURGICAL SKILL

TRAINING COURSE FOR POST GRADUATES & PRACTISING SURGEONS

CENTRE CO-ORDINATORS CONTACT E-mail id MOBILE
Bangalore Dr. K.R. Suresh jainvascular@hotmail.com 09845055494
Chennai Dr. R. Shankar vijayavascular@hotmail.com 09840223463
Delhi Dr. Ashok Gupta Gupta_ashok2000@yahoo.com 09810155624
Hyderabad Dr. P.C. Gupta pcgupta001@yahoo.com 09848053220
Kerala Dr. Roy Varghese
Dr. Unni Krishnan
bigsharksa@yahoo.com
unni@sctimst.ac.in
09847033640
09847145660
Mumbai Dr. Malay D.Patel
Dr. Manish Raval
malay@drmalaypatel.com
manish.hatiyal@sanofi-aventis.com
09426499505
09825066519

Overseas

OVERSEAS FELLOWSHIPS – VASCULAR SOCIETY OF INDIA 2013
Applications are invited from the Life Members of VSI for the following overseas
training fellowships available to VSI for the year 2013/14. Members interested are
requested to send applications as per these requirements. Application should
reach the Secretary latest by 15th September 2013.

1. St. Mary's Fellowship: St. Mary's Hospital, London
(To be Confirmed)
Consultant : Mr. Richard Gibbs
Duration : Four Months
Period : September 2014 – December 2014
Includes : ESVS annual conference, Annual conference of
Vascular Society of U.K & Ireland.
Eligibility : Life Member of VSI

2. IRISH ENDOVASCULAR FELLOWSHIP (One trainee for 2014)
Consultant : Dr. Prakash Madhavan
Duration : Four Months
Duration : September 2013 to December 2014
Includes : ESVS annual conference, Annual conference of
Vascular Society of U.K & Ireland.
Eligibility : Life Member of VSI

3. BIRMINGHAM - HULL U.K FELLOWSHIP (2 FELLOWSHIPS)
(One Candidate for current year)
Consultant : Dr. Rajiv Vohra (Birmingham) : Dr. Peter Mccollum (HULL)
Duration : 24months (first 12months – Birmingham, second
12months HULL). Candidates will switch over at
the end of 12 months.
Period : September 2014 to August 2016
Eligibility : Should have passed IELTS & Life Member of VSI

4. AUSTRIAN FELLOWSHIPS (2 FELLOWSHIPS)
Consultant : Dr. Thomas Holzenbein
Duration : Three Months
Stipend : Euro 2000
Sponsors : Awaiting to hear from Abbott & Bard.

5. Doncaster Royal Infirmary (One Fellowship)
Consultant : Dr. Nandan Haldipur
Duration : One Year
Period : May 2014 – April 2015
Stipend : Equal to senior registrar at Vascular Surgery

6. ESVS Conference sponsorship (Junior – Below 45 years)
No of Candidates : ONE
Period : September -2014
Stipend : Euro 1000
Sponsors : ESVS Secretariat

7. ESVS Conference sponsorship (Junior – Below 45 years)
No of Candidates : ONE
Period : September -2014
Stipend : Euro 1000
Sponsors : ESVS Conference Secretariat, ESVS
Initiator : Dr. P.C. Gupta

Eligibility criteria
1. Applicant must be life member of VSI for at least two years.
2. Applicant should not be a current member of the executive
committee of VSI.
3. Applicant should not have had previous training abroad for 6 months
or more.
4. Applicant should not have availed any VSI sponsored fellowship.
5. Selection will be as per the scoring system printed below.

Application
1. Application should be on a plain paper citing the candidate’s reasons
for applying.
2. Each applicant may apply for no more than two fellowships.
3. Please attach the following
a. Curriculum Vitae: from basic medical education to current
position. Trainings and service particulars, publications and
presentations.
b. Letter from Head of the Department / Institution regarding
current position.
c. NOC from Head of the Department / Institution
d. Copy of VSI membership certification / membership number
e. Copy of attendance certificates for VSICON (LAST 2 YEARS)
f. Copies of 5 publications of applicants choice
g. Passport sized photograph – one number
Please include your address (official and residential), phone number,
mobile number, email ID.

LAST DATE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATION: 15TH Sep-2013
Date of Interview: Sep 2013 at Kodaikanal. Time will be announced to
applicants by email. Candidates will have to attend the interview in
person.

Scoring system for selection of fellowship candidates. (Not applicable
to ESVS travel grants).
1. for each year of membership of VSI: 1POINT
2. for each annual / midterm VSI meeting attended last two years :
1POINT.
3. Age:
a) Below 30years: 5 POINTS
b) 31-35 years: 4 POINTS
c) 36-40 years: 2 POINTS
d) Above 40years: 1 POINT
4. Publications:
a. Each publication in non-indexed journal: 3 POINTS
b. Each publication in Indexed journal: 6 POINTS
5. Papers presented at conferences
a. State: each paper 1POINT
b. National: each paper 3POINTS
c. International each paper 5POINTS
6. Completion of degree course in Vascular Surgery
a. MCh / DNB: 4 POINTS
b. Vascular fellowship of at least one year at any India centre:
2POINTS
c. Work experience in Vascular Surgery of at least one year:
1POINT
7. Completion of Cordis endovascular Course
a. Course Completion basic: 2POINTS
b. Advanced course: 4 POINTS
(For those who have done both courses, only 4 points will be given)
8. Completed application may be sent to the following address
Dr. T. Vidyasagaran
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Secretary VSI
No. 18 Besant Road, II Floor
Above Jeevan Blood Bank
Royapettah
Chennai 600014
Tel: 9841074344 / 9444296952
Email: secretaryvsi@gmail.com
tvidyasagaran@gmail.com

CRITERIA FOR SELECTION OF THE CANDIDATES FOR FELLOWSHIP

  1. Age of the applicant up to 40 years – proof to be included along with the application
  2. Must be a full member of VSI – Date of Registration to be enclosed.
  3. Three years of Vascular surgery work in India is essential – a detailed curriculum vitae attested by competent authority to be enclosed.
  4. The candidate should not have any training in Vascular Surgery abroad earlier, for more than 6 months.
  5. He should not be a Professor of Vascular Surgery in any institution.
  6. Member who had independent practice in Vascular Surgery more than five years or senior full fledged Consultants in Vascular Surgery are noteligible to apply
  7. The applications containing the above particulars should reach the Secretary, Vascular Society of India. Before 30th September every year.
 
Membership Enrollment
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Phone :   91-9841074344
Helpline :   91-9443477931
E-Mail :   secretaryvsi@gmail.com
tvidyasagaran@gmail.com
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