About this event

  • Date and time Mon 4 Oct 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Vascular, Lipid and Metabolic Medicine Section

The webinar will update students on deep vein thrombosis (DVT), the complications involved, and explain the pathophysiology and the influence of the risk factors in the causation of DVT. 

This webinar will help you to be able to formulate an appropriate plan for DVT management. 

This webinar will help you: 

  • Become familiar with the prevalence of DVT, the risk factors and risk stratification, and to be able to recognise the symptoms and signs of DVT 
  • Understand the pathophysiology of DVT and their sequela.
  • Be able to use clinical scoring and investigations in the diagnosis of DVT.
  • Understand the strategy for management.

This webinar is part of The vascular medicine & surgery for undergraduate medical students series. This nine-part webinar series has the primary outcome of improving vascular surgery education within the undergraduate medical curriculum. The topics addressed in the series directly correlates with the GMC outcomes for graduates.

This series will run from April 2021 until January 2022 and will be broadcast monthly on a Monday from 6:00pm.

All webinars in this series are available on-demand to registered delegates for up to 1 year after the live broadcast date.

If you would like to find out more about the series, please visit the Vascular, Lipid & Metabolic Medicine Section homepage.

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Standard pricing available until 04 October 2021.

Series offer

Book the first 5 episodes of this 9-part series and get the remaining 4 episodes for free. 

To receive this offer please send your proof of purchase (of the 5 episodes) to our Customer service team at events@rsm.ac.uk.

This offer is only available until Monday 12 of April and can be used by all delegates.


RSM Member RSM Trainee RSM Student
£12.00 £9.00 £6.00

Non - Member

Non - Member Trainee Student
£20.00 £15.00 £10.00

Key speakers

Professor Saroj Das

Professor Saroj Das, President, Section of Vascular Lipid Metabolic Medicine, Royal Society of Medicine, Consultant Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon, Honorary Professor, Biomedical Engineering Research Theme Institute of Environment, Health and Societies Brunel University, Ex-Director, Clinical Studies, Imperial college and Regional Director, Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSE), UK

Speaker's biography

Professor Saroj Das received higher surgical training in Nottingham, Kings College Hospital and at the Royal Brampton Hospital. He received training in endovascular surgery at the Arizona Heart Institute, Phoenix, USA. He was appointed as a senior Lecturer, Consultant Surgeon at the Royal Brampton Hospital and Thrombosis Research Institute. He was awarded a Chair at the Brunel University in 2009 through his research collaboration in carotid diseases, development of endovascular aneurysm repair (EVAR) devices and research into venous diseases.


Professor Saroj Das has published several original papers, has contributed chapters in textbooks and has edited a textbook on deep vein thrombosis. He is a regular reviewer for National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) and Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) research projects.

He is the Course Director for many national and International meetings. He was the Regional Director for London and a member of the Court of Examiner at the Royal College of Surgeons of England . He is also an examiner for the Year 3 Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) and Final Year Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at the Imperial Medical School.

Rohan Sadera

Medical Student , University of Buckingham, UK

Speaker's biography

Rohan is a Student at University of Buckingham. His medical interests include surgery, critical care and anaesthesia.



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM nor the speaker's organisations.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This webinar is part of The vascular medicine & surgery for undergraduate medical students series, all webinars in this series are available on-demand to registered delegates for up to 1 year after the live broadcast date. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels. 

The vascular medicine & surgery for undergraduate medical students series

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