Meetings

 
  • The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation 2006 All Vascular Birthmarks Conference "Research Holds the Key. October 27-28, 2006, Boston, MA (Completed). To see Dr. Konez's presentation, click here (note: loading may take several minutes)                   

 

  • 16th International Workshop on Vascular Malformations of ISSVA (International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies). June 14-17, 2006, Milan, Italy. This meeting is performed every two years and the Milan whorkshop follows the 15th, held in Wellington, New Zealand in 2004. Information is available on following site (completed) http://www.studioprogress.it/html/vascularanomalies.htm

     

  • SETTING THE STAGE FOR SUCCESS" :  a two day medical conference and family networking event on Sturge-Weber Syndrome to be held at the Century Plaza Hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia on August 20 and 21, 2005.  Registration details are attached.Topics of discussion will cover neurosurgery, neurology, opthalmology, dermatology, psychology, dental/orthodontic considerations and education etc.This Conference with dinner banquet is suitable for parents, professionals and anyone who may have an interest in Sturge-Weber Syndrome.For further information contact:  e-mail:  sturge-weber@shaw.ca www.sturge-weber.ca (completed)

     

  • The National Organization of Vascular Anomalies Conference (June 24-26, 2005; Research Triangle, NC) Hemangioma and Vascular Malformations: More than a birthmark. Our clinical team of nationally renowned physicians will present information on the diagnosis and treatment of hemangioma and vascular malformations.  The most current medical information will be presented.  The physicians will be available for personal consultations.  Detailed Information (Completed)

 

  • Infantile Hemangioma Research Workshop (April 7 - 9, 2005; NIH)     Research Workshop devoted to the topic of hemangiomas, entitled "Infantile Hemangiomas: Current Knowledge, Future Directions." This meeting has been initiated by the Hemangioma Investigator Group, a group of 7 pediatric dermatology centers which formed in 2001 to further hemangioma research. Our keynote speaker will be M. Judah Folkman, the world renowned researcher and pediatric surgeon from Harvard University who pioneered the field of angiogenesis research. More Information & Registration (Completed). Please see Proceedings of a Research Workshop on Infantile hemangiomas (PDF)

 

  • New Frontiers In Lymphedema Research & Therapy October 20-24, 2004: John Ascuaga's Nugget Hotel & Resort, Sparks/Reno, Nevada  (For more info and registration: www.lymphnet.org/conference.html)(Completed)

 

 

 

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