The Vascular Health Impact Network (VHIN) is a first-of-its kind forum for leaders in vascular care and research to collaboratively address pressing patient needs,

align shared interests and leverage the expertise of this uniquely diverse community. Members include decision-makers representing the key perspectives in vascular care and research including academia, care providers, researchers, regulators, payers, and most importantly, patient advocates.

2021-2022 Priority:

Promoting Equity in Vascular Healthcare


Convene & Align

Convene & align key stakeholders around critical needs.

Prioritize Needs

Prioritize issues that truly align with patient preferences.

Catalyze Solutions

Advance collaborative solutions to improve vascular health outcomes.

Enhance Impact

Enhance the impact of existing and future national initiatives by connecting decision-makers.

Share Resources

Enable resource collection & sharing to accelerate innovation.

Promote Engagement

Promote patient engagement to improve research and care.

Member Organizations

  • Abbott
  • American Diabetes Association (ADA)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)
  • American Limb Preservation Society (ALPS)
  • Amgen, Inc.
  • Boston Scientific
  • Boston University
  • Cardiovascular Coalition
  • Cardiovascular Solutions, Inc (CSI)
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Cook Medical
  • Duke University
  • Emory University
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Harvard University
  • Janssen
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Medtronic
  • Moving Analytics
  • National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)/National Institutes
  • Optum Health
  • San Antonio Vascular and Endovascular Clinic (SAVE)
  • Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)
  • TotalCME
  • University of California Davis
  • University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
  • University of California San Francisco (UCSF)
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Washington
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
  • Veterans Administration
  • Washington University
  • West Virginia University
  • Yale University

Research & Innovation Summits

Bringing together stakeholders across vascular healthcare for shared brainstorming on better ways to collaboratively address unmet patient needs.

Advancing game-changing healthcare collaborations requires secure forums for stakeholders to discuss and brainstorm; an environment where fragmentation, silos, and inter-organizational competition can be put aside. As a nonprofit without proprietary interests, Vascular Cures establishes these multi-specialty, multi-stakeholder discussions and develops collaborative solutions without a stake in the outcome – other than the benefit of patients.

Vascular Health Impact Network

Event History

September 2021:
Innovation Summit: Promoting Health Equity in Vascular Research & Care
October 2020:
Webinar: Population Health, Prevention and Patient Empowerment
September 2020:
Innovation Summit: Patient-Centered Technology for Harnessing & Using Data Remotely
August 2020:
Webinar: Use of Patient-Centered Outcomes for Decision-making: Challenges of Using Subjective Data in Regulatory & Reimbursement
February 2018:
Vascular Health Research Summit
September 2016:
Vascular Health Research Summit.
May 2014:
Vascular Health Innovation Summit

Thank you to our sponsors

Who are making this important work possible through their commitment to vascular health equity: