Course Directors & Faculty

Faculty currently scheduled for this years symposium

Course Directors

Jason Crowner, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Jason Crowner, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Assistant Professor of Surgery Program Director, Vascular Surgery Residency Program

Mark Farber, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Mark Farber, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Program Director of the Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Professor of Surgery

Faculty

Jennifer Belgum, MSN, FNP

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Jennifer Belgum, MSN, FNP

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Family Nurse Practioner Vascular Surgery

Peter Bream, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Peter Bream, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Professor - Vascular Interventional Radiology, Program Director - Diagnostic Radiology

Lauren Burke, MD

UNC Imaging and Radiology, Hillsborough, NC

Lauren Burke, MD

UNC Imaging and Radiology, Hillsborough, NC

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Keith Calligaro, MD

Pennsylvania Vascular Associates, PA

Keith Calligaro, MD

Pennsylvania Vascular Associates, PA

Chief, Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy, Program Director of Vascular Surgery Fellowship, Clinical Professor of Surgery

Thomas Caranasos, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Thomas Caranasos, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Director, Adult Cardiac Surgery Assistant Professor of Surgery

Michael Hall, MD

Michael Hall, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Michael Hall, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Surgery Fellow

Howard Kashefsky, DPM

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Howard Kashefsky, DPM

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Associate Professor of Surgery; Director, Podiatry Services

Blair Keagy, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Blair Keagy, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Professor of Surgery

Martyn Knowles, MD, RPVI

REX Vascular Specialists, Cary, NC

Martyn Knowles, MD, RPVI

REX Vascular Specialists, Cary, NC

Vascular Surgeon

Kate McGinigle, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Kate McGinigle, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Surgical Director of ERAS Assistant Professor of Surgery

Robert McLafferty, MD

Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Portland, OR

Robert McLafferty, MD

Veterans Affairs Health Care System, Portland, OR

Chief of Surgery

Robert Mendes, MD, FACS

REX Vascular Specialists, Cary, NC

Robert Mendes, MD, FACS

REX Vascular Specialists, Cary, NC

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery

Luigi Pascarella, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Luigi Pascarella, MD

UNC, Chapel Hill, NC

Surgery M4 Director Clerkship Director Assistant Professor of Surgery

Marc Passman, MD

UAB Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Marc Passman, MD

UAB Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Director, UAB Vein Program and Clinic; Vice-Chair, Clinical Research, Department of Surgery

Benjamin Pearce, MD

UAB Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Benjamin Pearce, MD

UAB Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Associate Professor, Director, Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency & Fellowship Programs, William D. Jordan, Jr. Endowed Professor

C. Steven Powell, MD, FACS

East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU, Greenville, NC

C. Steven Powell, MD, FACS

East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU, Greenville, NC

Professor and Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery

William Quinones-Baldrich, MD

UCLA Health, Los Angeles, CA

William Quinones-Baldrich, MD

UCLA Health, Los Angeles, CA

Professor of Surgery

Gabriela Velazquez-Ramirez, MD

Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston-Salem, NC

Gabriela Velazquez-Ramirez, MD

Wake Forest Baptist Health, Winston-Salem, NC

Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Acute Care Surgery