Education in venous disease

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Education and hands-on practice for the benefit of patients with venous disease
EVF How Plus
Improving the skillsets of venous therapists

Upcoming courses


The 8th annual EVF HOW event

Holiday Inn, Krakow, Poland

26-28 October 2017

Only 100 learners admitted first come, first served

Latest news

August 8, 2017

19th EVF annual meeting in Athens, Greece

28-30th June 2018. Athens, Greece. More info coming soon.
May 25, 2017

EVF HOW and EVF HOW Plus: New and Different Learning Experiences

Interest in venous disease markedly increased in Europe between 2005 and 2010. Although there were several symposia, congresses, etc. organized on vascular medicine, most were centered […]
May 8, 2017

The EVF HOW Plus advanced courses have started successfully

See the report from the two first courses successfully organized by Prof. Oscar Maleti and Dr. Marzia Lugli. New courses are planned for 2017. View Report or […]
April 11, 2017

Venous Confluence – A Forum for Physicians

This new site has been created as for physicians engaged in the treatment of venous disease. It is intended as a forum for discussion, learning and […]

About us

EVF was founded in Lyon, France in 2000. The objective is to develop education, scientific knowledge, research and clinical expertise of the highest quality and establish standards in the field of venous disease. The EVF is under the auspices of the Union Internationale de Phlebology and the International Union of Angiology. Membership is wide and open to anyone who has an interest in the field irrespective of medicine discipline.