ASCENT Limb Preservation Conference

NEW DATES  |  June 9-11, 2022

Skamania Lodge  |  Stevenson, WA

 

NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT OF 2021 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE: 
Due to the declining interest in the virtual format we have decided to postpone ASCENT June 25-26, 2021 to a live, in-person meeting on June 9-11, 2022 at Skamania Lodge (located 45 min from Portland, OR). We look forward to having a great conference in 2022! If you were registered, you have been sent a message about options. If you did not see that email, please call 503-635-4761 opt 2.

ASCENT is a Limb preservation course for vascular and endovascular specialists, vascular and general surgeons, interventional cardiologists, podiatrists, primary care providers, interventional radiologists, orthopedists, wound care specialists and diabetologists as well as ancillary professionals working in the interventional suite.

June 9-11, 2022

Skamania Lodge

1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way
Stevenson, WA 98648

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ASCENT FACULTY are distinguished experts in their respective areas of emphasis. All are widely acclaimed for their effectiveness as teachers and most are pioneers and innovators in the study and treatment of CLI.

ASCENT EDU-GOALS:

Improved appreciation and understanding of peripheral arterial disease in general and critical limb ischemia more particularly has been fostered by and has driven developments in novel techniques and technology required to treat the heterogeneous anatomic and therapeutic challenges posed by this disease. The affected patient population tends to be uniquely sick, afflicted with multiple comorbidities and at risk for severe adverse outcomes. Even so, conventional approaches involving incomplete or indirect revascularization, failure to provide timely, thorough preoperative non-invasive or angiographic evaluation and primary amputation are still widely seen in practice. Systematic application of new diagnostic and interventional techniques, new concepts in wound care and an expanded palette of wound care products have yielded significant improvements in amputation free survival and increased patient and provider satisfaction. Despite clear progress slow rates of adoption and inconsistent utilization of endovascular approaches to limb preservation have retarded the decline in major amputation rates in many areas. We can do better!

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Who Should Attend?

  • Vascular and endovascular specialists
  • Vascular and general surgeons
  • Interventional cardiologists
  • Podiatrists
  • Interventional radiologists
  • Wound care specialists and diabetologists
  • Orthopedists
  • Primary care providers
  • Ancillary professionals working in the interventional suite

Tuition / Fees

Registration TypeRates
Physician$ 500
Non-Physician / Fellows / Residents$ 275
Students$ 100

Accreditation Statement

*2019 Accreditation is shown below for reference.  Please check back for updated details.


PHYSICIAN & NURSING CREDITS
Satisfactory Completion

Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Well Assembled Meetings. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physicians (ACCME) Credit Designation
Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses (ANCC) Credit Designation
Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 6.0 ANCC contact hours.

RADIOGRAPHER & RADIOLOGIST CREDITS
ACE Credits

This activity has been approved by the AVIR for up to 6 Category A+ CEs. Participants must complete the entire activity as designed and approved to earn the credit. [Please note that in order to receive ACE credits you must attend the "live" virtual conference June 25th & 26th.]

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