European Fellowships & Honorary International Awards

European Fellowships

Vas offers two different Fellowships: one to recognize European /International Excellence and the second for Training (both in Clinics or in Research).

They are part of the European Education/Accreditation integrated programme.

VAS can offer European Fellowship of Excellence as honorary Title, in selected cases, at International level.

European Fellowship of Excellence (EFE-VAS)

Eurpean Training Fellowship  (ETE-VAS)

VAS Honorary International Awards

VAS Prof Gustav Born International Award for

<< New Ideas in Angiology/Vascular Medicine>>


Prof. Born and VAS

  • VAS Member since 1998
  • Member of the CLIPS Trial Committee and of the Writing Committee (Catalano-Born-Peto)
  • Chairman of the VAS Ethics and Guarantors Committees
  • Teacher in VAS European Master, Postgraduate Courses
  • 1st VAS Honorary Baton
  • Honorary UEMS European Diploma in Angiology/Vascular Medicine

VAS Prof Klaus Breddin International Award for

<< Educational Activities and Proposal >>


Prof. Breddin and VAS

  • Member of European Working Group on MA since 1991
  • Co-chairman with Prof Catalano of the IUA Commission in Angiology
  • Member of the CLIPS trial WG
  • Member of the VAS Guarantors Committee

VAS Honorary International Award Commissions

  • Two Commissions of 6/7 Member for each.
  • 5 International Names with High Expertise in the Area of Angiology/Vascular Medicine and related disciplines (biology, pharmacology, etc). One will act on behalf of the VAS Board.
  • Rules will be defined by the Commissions by the end of January 2020 and published on the VAS website.
  • Honorary Awards will be delivered during the 17th European Angiology Days, 2020.
  • Both the Awards are International Honorary Awards. The winners will receive an Honorary Title and Certificate.