EVST- EUROPEAN VASCULAR SURGEONS IN TRAINING

The European Vascular Surgeons in Training (EVST) represent the interests of trainees in vascular surgery within the European Society for Vascular Surgery, especially with regards to training, education, careers, research and exchange programmes.

The EVST most important goal is to provide an equal level of knowledge and skills for trainees in vascular surgery all over Europe. The EVST is working within the ESVS society on all issues related to vascular surgeons in training. Surveys on training, continuing medical education, newsletters, funding for vascular meetings and organizing of young vascular surgeons’ sessions within major vascular congresses are among the major targets of EVST.

COUNTRY REPRESENTATIVES

The governing body of EVST is the Council. Councillors are elected representatives from each European country that has more than 10 members. Council meets three times a year: At the ESVS annual meeting in September, at the European Vascular Course (EVC) in March and in connection with the Charing Cross Symposium in London, in April. The councillor periods starts and ends in September.

EVST Executive Committee:

COUNTRYEXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Netherlands
Vincent Jongkind, Secretary
Portugal Joel Sousa
Spain Gabriel C. Inaraja Pérez
Austria Alexandra Gratl, UEMS representative
Germany Claudia Schrimpf, Academy representative

EVST Council:

CountryCOUNCIL MEMBERS
Austria
Florian Enzman
Belgium
Alexander Croo
Bulgaria Elena Domuschieva
Denmark
Martin Lawaetz
Finland
Mirjami Laivuori
France
Fabien Lareyre

Germany Albert Busch
Greece
Vassilios Zymvragoudakis
Ireland Thomas Aherne
Italy
Stefano Ancetti
Netherlands Kak Khee Yeung
Norway Bergros Johannesdottir
Portugal Joel Sousa
Romania
Mircea Popitiu
Russia

Leonid Magnitskiy
Serbia Petar Zlatanovic
Slovakia Peter Stefanic
Spain Bahaa Arefai
Sweden Helen Sinabulya
Switzerland
Salome Weiss
United Kingdom Lewis Meecham