Coalition Partners

American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM)

The American College of Preventive Medicine is the national medical specialty society representing physicians committed to health promotion and disease prevention. Founded in 1954, ACPM provides leadership in research, professional education, development of public policy, and enhancement of standards of preventive medicine. In addition to physicians Board-certified in preventive medicine, ACPM’s members include physicians Board-certified in other medical specialties who have a strong interest in health promotion and disease prevention. For more information about ACPM, visit

Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society (PVSS)

The Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society (PVSS) was founded in 1976 as a national forum for young fellowship trained peripheral vascular surgeons. PVSS strives to improve the science and art of peripheral vascular surgery, advance the related exchange of medical knowledge and information, and promote research for improving the quality and safety of surgery and surgical procedures. For more information about PVSS, visit

Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN)

The Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN) is a not-for-profit international association dedicated to promoting excellence in the compassionate and comprehensive management of persons with vascular disease. Founded in 1982, the Society's focus is on providing quality education, fostering clinical expertise, and supporting nursing research. For more information about SVN, visit

Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)

The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) is a not-for-profit medical society that seeks to advance excellence and innovation in vascular health through education, advocacy, research and public awareness. SVS is the national advocate for 2,600 vascular surgeons dedicated to the prevention and cure of vascular disease. For more information about SVS, visit

Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU)

The Society for Vascular Ultrasound (SVU) is the only professional organization completely dedicated to the advancement of non-invasive vascular technology used in the diagnosis and treatment of vascular disease. SVU is comprised of more than 4,400 vascular technologists, physicians, and other allied health professionals. SVU offers vascular ultrasound educational programs, publications, networking opportunities, and legislative/regulatory advocacy representation. For more information about SVU, visit

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The Find the AAAnswers campaign is sponsored by Medtronic.

Medtronic, Inc., headquartered in Minneapolis, is the global leader in medical technology – alleviating pain, restoring health, and extending life for millions of people around the world.