for the accepted abstracts

All the accepted abstracts will enjoy free registration of the speakers, if under 40 yo.

The speaker is not forced to be also the first author of the study.

The intention is to promote a Mentor‐Pupil relationship.

from the world

Along all the 2018 vWIN foundation awarded scientific winners of valuable meetings from all around the world. Free registration, accommodation and flight stipends are provided to the winners, with a particular attention to the under 40 years old colleagues. The vision is the promotion of international networking and brainstorming, for our discipline advancement, with a special focus on young generation involvement.

vWINter days international meeting

The vWIN scientific committee will award the most interesting work offering a flight stipend and registration to one of the 2019/2020 international meetings related to the same vWIN foundation, based upon the will of the winner. In order to be eligible for the prize the speaker must be under 40 yo. The speaker is not forced to be the Author of the paper. The vWIN foundation, apart the research and the humanitarian mission, has also the aim of promoting social and sport initiatives aimed to increase public health awareness. By means of the Game Over to Leg Failure project, the vWIN foundation is already endorsed by the Italian Olympics Committee.


During several 2018 international vWIN foundation public educational initiatives, raffle prizes were donated to the public in the form of travel stipends to attend vWINter international meeting social events. Participants from all around the world will gather together with the medical meeting attendees, so enjoying pleasant and educational moments. Among all the attendees of the social and educational activities of the vWINter days, a raffle prize will identify the winner of another travel stipend to attend the 2020 vWIN foundation annual meeting. Even just filling in the venous awareness questionnaires on the “education” page of this website you can participate to the educational raffle prize.

Give it a try!


Compression evidence based science has a pivotal role in Phlebo-lymphology. For this reason vWIN foundation is happy to foster further research on the topic by introducing a dedicated scientific award. 
Whoever will submit an abstract regarding an investigation in compression will get the chance of winning a flight stipend and registration to one of the 2019 international meetings related to the vWIN foundation network.