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UIP Engagement Working Group

Applications

Applications are now open to become a member of the UIP Engagement Working Group. Applications close 31st October, 2022. Applications can be made throught the UIP website

In order for application to be successful, you must include the following

  1. A complete application form found here
  2. A brief Curriculum Vitae of no more than 500 words*
  3. A statement outlining "Why you want to be considered for the committee" and "What you think you will be able to contribute to the committee", of no more than 500 words*
  4. A letter of recommendation from a President or a nominated representative of a UIP Member Society in good standing
  5. Any other documentation supporting your application (up to 10 pages* in total).

*Incomplete or applications exceeding the word/size limit will not be considered.

 

Members 2020-2022

Members
Prof. Sergio Gianesini (Chair)
Prof. Larisa Cherunkha (Ukraine)
Dr Juan Chunga Pietro (Peru)
Dr Bahar Fazeli (Iran)
Dr Ahmed Gaweesh (UAE)
Dr Veronika Golovina (Russia)
Dr Ernesto Intriago (Ecuador)
Dr Shantonu Kumar Ghosh (Bangladesh)
Dr Lucy McKinnon (Australia)
Dr Maxim Shaydakov (Russia)
Dr Mandy Wong (Canada)

 

Objectives

The aims of the Engagement Working Group (EWG) are to:

  • To promote engagement of UIP with young health professionals and trainees interested in phlebology.
  • To provide educational support and advocacy for health professionals new to phlebology.

Activities

The activities of the UIP EWG include:

  • To propose projects to be carried out by members of the group on behalf of or under the auspices of the UIP.
  • To plan and present at a dedicated EWG scientific session in UIP World Congresses. The aim of the session would be to present results, to welcome new projects and to foster involvement of new members/collaborators of the working group.

Composition

The EWG shall be comprised of :

  • the Chair of the Engagement Working Group (Chair)
  • Ex-officio members- UIP Executive Director and UIP President
Ten other members

Selection Criteria

To ensure engagement of a diverse range of members, the following selection criteria will apply:

  • Age- five members to be younger than 40 years of age at the time of application;
  • Gender- minimum of two female members;
  • Region- representation of at least one person from each UIP geographical region;
  • Trainees- minimum of 3 trainees, residents or new phlebology graduates with less than 3 years in practice;
  • Developing nations- minimum of one member from a developing nation;
  • Skills- minimum of 3 members with proven skills in social media/web use.

    Submit a project

    To submit a project to the UIP for consideration, please click here to download the proposal form. When complete, save the file and email it to uip@uipmail.org.


Education Committee

Education Committee

The Education Committee will work on new educational profiles such as online courses designed by the previous Executive Committee in which members and delegates will have a teaching role (as coordinators or speakers).
Scientific Committee

Scientific Committee

The UIP EC is committed to transparent and full disclosure of COIs by SC members in order to ensure high quality scientific conferences and research leading to trustworthy, evidence-based clinical practice.
Announcing the UIP Engagement Working Group

UIP Engagement Working Group

Find out more about the UIP Engagement Working Group.