The 2020 VASSA Congress will mark the 18th Biennial Congress – a meeting that has come to be known for its international presence promoting academic excellence and research initiative. The 2020 VASSA Congress will take place in Bloemfontein from the 22-25 October 2020.
The Vascular Society of Southern Africa (VASSA) was established in 1982 by a group of dynamic individuals that felt a need for the formation of a professional vascular society that would promote excellence in the development, teaching and practice of Vascular Surgery in South Africa. The Society was established to fulfil the following objectives
To aim at the improvement & advancement of the study of vascular disease in general
To act as mouthpiece for medical & paramedical persons with an interest in vascular disease
The advancement of knowledge & the science of vascular surgery
To stimulate research in all aspects of vascular diseases