What are PAD & Vascular European Days
Held every year on the third Wednesday and Thursday of March (with optional social events during the weekend) to Raise awareness of Vascular Disease which are largely preventable both in their development and in their evolution.
8th Edition 2023 – March
***Due to Coronavirus restrinctions, in some Country /Areas it won’t be possible to organize them during 2022.***
The Main slogan are:
Join the 22 Scientific Societies in collaboration with VAS:
Associazione contro le Malattie Vascolari-AmaVas
Associazione Medici Diabetologi-AMD
Austrian Society Angiology – OGIA
Belgian Working Group on Angiology
Czech Angiology Society
French Society of Vascular Medicine-SFMV
Greek Society of Lymphology-GSL
Greek Society Diabetic Foot
Hungarian Society of Angiology & Vascular Surgery-MAET
Italian Society of Vascular Pathologies–SIAPAV
Polish Society of Angiology
Romanian Society of Angiology & Vascular Surgery
Società Italiana Medici di Medicina Generale-SIMG
Slovak Society of Angiology
Slovenian Vascular Society
Swedish Society of Hypertension, Stroke & Vascular Medicine
The College of Podiatry-UK
Vascular Medicine Ireland
Turkish Society of Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
VAS ‘Vascular Patients European Network
European Society of Lymphology
International Union of Angiology
UEMS Division of Angiology/Vascular Medicine
An International Calendar to Follow Intiatives Worldwide
We are working to build up a Worldwide Calendar, with the collaboration of the International PAD Strategic Network, the VAS-International Consortium, of several Centres and National Societies around the World. News will come soon. Il you want to help and collaborate, please send by the above “Join” and “Suggestions” your address and ideas.
Why PAD & Vascular European Days
click here to learn more about vascular diseases and our campaign
Past Editions available Materials
- 2014 No More Vascular Amputations!
- 2015 No More Vascular Amputations! FeeTest and FirstAim PAD
- 2016 Walk for your legs!
- 2017 Are you diabetic? – Check your feet every day!
- 2018 Are you a smoker? Check your legs!
- 2019 Varicous veins? Not just a cosmetic problem! Download our questionnaire on potential risks or see the 2019 edition flyer
- 2020 The event did not take place due to Covid 19
- 2021 Pad and Hypertension