Topic 1: Treatment of venous disease in the pandemic era - what has changed?

Presented by Mr Sam Farah, Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

  • Classification of lower limb venous disease
  • Community management of venous disorders
  • Current referral and treatment pathways for varicose veins and venous disorders
  • Victorian statewide criteria and the treatment of venous disease

Topic 2: Updates in Peripheral Arterial Disease

Presented by Mr Kalpa Perera, Vascular Surgeon

  • Classification and description of lower limb arterial disease
  • When does a vascular surgeon need to get involved?
  • Treatment options and paradigm changes - the breadth of vascular surgery
  • Multidisciplinary care and partnerships in limb preservation

Topic 3: Impact of COVID-19 on (Vascular) Surgery

Presented by Assoc Prof. Jason Chuen, Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon

  • Clinical aspects of COVID-19 and Vascular Surgical Conditions
  • Impact of COVID-19 protocols on Vascular Surgical Care
  • How Vascular Surgery has adapted to the pandemic landscape
  • Implications for post-pandemic surgical care

Date: Tuesday 29th March 2022
Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Where: Webinar via Zoom. Dial in from your PC/laptop/mobile phone/tablet
Program: Presentations with Q&A


  1. Review the classification of venous disease and discuss the primary care management of venous disorders
  2. Review the classification of arterial disease and referral criteria for arterial investigation and management
  3. Understand and discuss the changes in the clinical landscape of Vascular Services post-COVID


3 CPD Activity points


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  • First name and surname
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  • RACGP number
  • Practice name
  • Practice suburb and postcode
  • Occupation


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