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1994 - 2016
100,000 BIRTHMARKS
100,000 LIVES GIVEN NEW HOPE
Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder
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VBF Calendar of Events

 

February 12
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Martin Mihm, Jr.
Discussion Topic:  Research and vascular birthmarks


 

March 5
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Stuart Nelson
Discussion Topic:  Why are lasers the best option for treating a Port Wine Stain?

 

April
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Roy Geronemus
Discussion Topic:  Early and frequent laser treatments for Port Wine Stains

 

May 15

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF AWARENESS EVENTS
WORLDWIDE


 

May
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Ana Duarte
Discussion Topic:  Drug and laser treatments for Infantile Hemangiomas

 

June
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Milton Waner
Discussion Topic:  Surgery for complex malformations

 

July
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. David Darrow
Discussion Topic:  Treatment of vascular birthmarks of the oral cavity

 

August
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Robert Rosen
Discussion Topic:  Treatment of vascular anomalies of the extremities

 

September
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Aaron Fay
Discussion Topic:  Orbit lesions:  Size does not matter!

 

October 7-8

SAVE THE DATE:  2017 VBF Annual Conference
Newport Beach, California
[conference details to be posted in February 2017]
 

October
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Anne Comi
Discussion Topic:  Treatments vs. management of Sturge Weber Syndrome

 

November
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Theresa O
Discussion Topic:  Facial Nerve Reanimation:  Returning the smile after nerve damage due to vascular malformations

 

December
 

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda with Dr. Gregory Levitin
Discussion Topic:  Deciding when to operate when to pursue drug treatments for Infantile Hemangiomas.

 

 

 

 

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2017

January 9

FACEBOOK LIVE EVENT:  Dr. Linda
Discussion Topic:  Early intervention
[watch recording]



2016

October 30

Bowling for Birthmarks
Town N Country Lanes, Guilderland, NY
 

October 8

2016 VBF Annual Conference and Clinic
Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
 

August 14

Purple Polka Dot Race
Stony Creek Metropark, Shelby Township, Michigan
 

August 1

6th Annual Frank Catalanotto Foundation Golf Classic
Old Westbury Golf and Country Club, Old Westbury, NY
 

July 8-9

VBF iTEAM Lectures and Clinics
Parma, Italy
 

May 15

2016 DAY OF AWARENESS EVENTS
[see full calendar here]
 

April 30

Olivia’s Walk for Birthmarks

Neshaminy State Park, Bensalem, PA
 

 

December 2015

 

VBF releases Ask/Accept Awareness and Anti-Bullying Campaign video

 

 

January 2016

 

VBF launches Give2VBF, a personalized webpage with an easy-to-use link for raising awareness about vascular birthmarks.

 

 

April 2016

 

VBF launches first ever CME-accredited online course for physician education "A Foundation in Vascular Anomalies"

 

VBF Day of Awareness Event-Olivia’s Walk in PA

 

 

May 2016

 

May 15 - Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Day of Awareness - Event Calendar

 

 

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Buddy Booby's Birthmark Book International Read-A-Thon

 

May 15- VBF Day of Awareness Birthmark Bash in TX

 

 

July 2016

 

iTEAM offers lectures and free treatments in Parma, Italy

 

KTS Support group in NYC

 

 

August 2016

 

August 1 - Save the Date - Frank Catalinotto Golf Event in Long Island

 

August 14-Purple Polka Dot Race in MI

 

October 2016

 

Oct 8 - VBF Annual Vascular Birthmarks Conference and Clinic in New York City - Register today

 

Bowling for Birthmarks - Join us - October 30, 2016 - Guilderland, NY