When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to go to the desired page. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe gestures.
Home / Regional Groups / Southern California Vascular Outcomes Improvement Collaborative


Southern california vascular outcomes improvement collaborative

The SoCal VOICe is a voluntary cooperative group of vascular disease specialists in Southern California dedicated to improving outcomes and advancing the care of vascular patients. Our group includes Vascular Surgeons, Vascular Medicine physicians, nurses, epidemiologists, scientists and research personnel. We are a part of the Society for Vascular Surgery Vascular Quality Initiative (SVS VQI) which is a national network of regional vascular quality improvement groups collecting common core datasets to pool information that will lead to improved patient care.

SoCaL VOICe Leaders

SoCal VOICe Medical Director
Dr. Ankur Chandra
Scripps Health

SoCal VOICe Associate Medical Director
Dr. Gregory Magee
Keck School of Medicine at USC

SoCal VOICe Lead Data Manager
Melinda Lewis
Common Spirit Healthcare


Fall 2022 Regional Group Meeting Slides and Minutes

Spring 2022 Regional Group Meeting Slides and Minutes

Fall 2021 Regional Group Meeting Slides and Minutes

Spring 2021 Regional Group Meeting Slides and Minutes


Participating SVS VQI centers include academic medical centers, teaching hospitals, community hospitals, vein centers, office-based labs and individual physician’s practices.

Click below for a complete list of VQI Participating Centers and their Regional Group Affiliation. Please note that this list is in excel format for ease of use.


The Southern California Vascular Outcomes Improvement Collaborative (SoCal VOICe) is a voluntary, cooperative group of clinicians, hospital administrators, and research personnel organized to improve the care of patients with vascular disease. By collecting and exchanging information, the SoCal VOICe strives to continuously improve the quality, safety, effectiveness, and cost of vascular healthcare.


Call for VQI Poster Quality Improvement Poster Abstracts and Rapid Fire Research Abstracts for the 2023 Annual VQI Meeting (VQI@VAM)

Key Dates for both Quality Abstracts and Rapid Fire Abstracts

Abstract submissions begin – October 1, 2022
Abstract submission deadline
 – January 16, 2023  
Quality Improvement Poster Session – Evening of June 13, 2023
Quality Improvement Podium Presentations – 
Morning of June 14, 2023
Rapid Fire Research Presentation – 
Afternoon of June 14, 2023