VAS Honorary International Awards

To foster research in vascular disorders through recognition of excellence in various fields, the 2021 Edition will see our honorary awards assignation. Learn more about the “GUSTAV V.R. BORN VAS INTERNATIONAL HONORARY AWARD for Research” and the “HANS KLAUS BREDDIN VAS INTERNATIONAL HONORARY AWARD for Education”.

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.