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The AVLS is the leading resource for vein care physicians, health professionals, and patients.


Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease

Through investment in research and education, the Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease works to advance the highest standards of care for patients with venous disease. With support from donors of the FVLD, the AVLS is able fund many of its scholarship, research and training grants.

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The Foundation for Venous and Lymphatic Disease was formed in 2006 to advance the field of vein and lymphatic care by:

  • expanding educational opportunities in the field of venous and lymphatic disease
  • underwriting research programs in the field
  • supporting efforts to publicly promote patient and professional education of venous disease and disorders as a medical specialty