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LEARN 2019

October 17-19, 2019
Nashville, Tenn.

About the Meeting

LEARN (Lower Extremity Arterial Revascularization) returns with more content and more insight into better treatments for PAD patients.

  • PAD and CLI updates -- Delve deeper into the critical limb ischemia (CLI) epidemic and take advantage of opportunities to acquire new skills and meet the needs of this growing patient population.
  • Real-world treatment solutions -- Explore in interactive case-based format, best strategies for therapy including alternative access and closure techniques, atherectomy and anti-proliferative/drug-eluting technology.
  • Keeping your PAD practice healthy -- Learn how to address the economic challenges of PAD treatment in the era of value-based care.
  • Cutting-edge technologies for better patient care -- “Test-drive” devices in hands-on sessions featuring the latest endovascular technologies.

Registration rates

Sept. 13
Sept. 13
SIR member $795 $895
SIR student, resident or fellow in-training member* $250
SIR associate member (non-physician) $695 $795
Nonmember $1,795 $1,995


*Discount available to SIR student, resident or fellow-in-training member registrants who are from the same program. Additional registrants will receive $150 off their registration to the LEARN meeting. Please contact Matt Taber at for additional information. 

Program Committee

James F. Benenati, MD, FSIR
Baptist Health Cardiac and Vascular Institute

Robert A. Lookstein, MD, FSIR
Mount Sinai Medical Center

Sanja Misra, MD, FSIR
Mayo Clinic & Foundation

Parag J. Patel, MD, MS, FSIR
Medical College of Wisconsin

Bret N. Wiechman, MD, FSIR
Vascular & Interventional Physicians



Renaissance Nashville Hotel
611 Commerce Street
Nashville, TN 37203

For hotel reservations, please call (615) 255-8400 and reference the "SIR 2019 LEARN meeting" to get the meeting rate. The room rate is $289 plus taxes (single/double) per night. To make your reservation online, click the blue "hotel reservations" box on the right.

Cancellation Policy

Due to high demand and the limited number of possible attendees for this course, SIR must adhere to a strict registration cancellation policy. Cancellations received in writing by October 1, 2019, will be refunded less a $100 administrative fee. No refunds will be given after October 1, 2019. Refunds or credits will not be given for failure to attend, late arrival, unattended events or early departure. Hotel reservations, cancellations and/or changes must be made directly with the hotel. All refunds must be submitted in writing to:

Society of Interventional Radiology
Attention: Education Department
3975 Fair Ridge Drive, Suite 400 North
Fairfax, VA 22033