SAAVS has a place for everyone! 
There are 4 categories of membership:
  • Candidate (students, residents, and fellows)
  • Active (practicing physicians in the USA)
  • International (practicing physicians outside the USA)
  • Affiliate (nurses, podiatrists, physician assistants and vascular technologists in the United States or Canada).
Benefits include, but are not limited to:
  • Mentor younger surgeons and medical students
  • Assistance with new techniques and educational opportunities
  • Guidance for job placement, contracts and privileging issues
  • Network of friends and colleagues all over the world
  • Support leadership roles in national societies
  • Share business knowledge and experience with members related to vendors, office practices and opening centers for access/veins etc.
  • Support Vascular Surgery in countries of origin through direct interaction with a global network of vascular surgeons