the VEIN WEEK

not for profit
public &
health professonal
venous-lymphatic awareness
GLOBAL PROJECT

RATIONALE

From April 5 to 11, 2021, the “Health Week” will be celebrated

On April 7, 2021, World Health Organization will celebrate the “World Health Day”.

Venous-lymphatic awarenesss presence can be significantly enhanced.

VISION

   to increase venous-lymphatic public and health professional awareness.

   to develop a global scientific/educational organizations teamwork in delivering a united message

MISSION

   to follow a COMMON CALENDAR during the week of health
in which every LOCAL REALITY develops its own initiatives,
while sharing them with the rest of the team
AROUND THE WORLD.

PRIMARY ENDPOINT

   to REPORT to health institutions  the importance of venous-lymphatic Public & Health professional awareness

   to make an effective call to action from world renowned Key Opinion Leaders

VEIN WEEK CALENDAR

MON, April 5: EDUCATION TO HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
At least 1 hour
 

TUE, April 6: EDUCATION TO NON-HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
At least 1 hour

WED, April 7 (WORLD HEALTH DAY): MEDIA INVOLVEMENT
At least one radio/TV initiative

THR, April 8: HUMANITARIAN MEDICAL SUPPORT
At least 4 hours of free clinical work
 

FRI, April 9: MULTI-MEDICAL SPECIALTIES INVOLVEMENT
At least 1 hour

(OBgyn, Orthopedy, Physiatry, Physiotherapy, Sport Medicine, Internal Medicine, Cardiology, General medicine)

SAT, April 10: SOCIAL EVENTS
At least 1 online ocial gathering open to the public.

A collaboration with the local Rotary/Lions Clubs or similar is suggested. 

SUN, April 11: SPORT EVENTS
At least 1 sport activity, eventually developed individually with no in person gathering but with social network activation.

A collaboration with sport institutions is suggested.

EDUCATIONAL STEERING COMMITTEE (in alphabetical order)

Taha Wassila – Egypt Africa Venous Lymphatic Association (EGYPT)

Redman Laura – South Africa Lympahtic Venous Society (SOUTH AFRICA)

Raymond-Martimbeau Pauline – Montreal University (CANADA) Mansilha Armando – Porto University (PORTUGAL)

Liew Ngoh Chin – Putra University (MALAYSIA)

Lazarashvili Zaza – Chapdize Hospital (GEORGIA)

Jindal Ravul – Punjab University (INDIA)

Grillo Lorena – PhleboLATAM (COSTA RICA)

Gianesini Sergio – University of Ferrara (ITALY)

Chi Yung Wei – University of Calidornia Davis (USA)

Bottini Oscar – Buenos Aires University (ARGENTINA)

 

GEOGRAPHICAL REPRESENTATION

(steering committee members per continent)

(Female:4 ; Male: 7)

S AM: 2

N AM: 2

EUROPE: 3

AFRICA: 2

ASIA: 2

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