2019 VASA Hands-On Practicum on Hemodialysis Access



May 10-11, 2019
Methodist Hospital
Houston, Texas

Registration opening soon!

The VASA Practicum provides a rare opportunity for healthcare professionals to have “hands-on” experience with surgical and interventional procedures for creating & maintaining vascular access for hemodialysis.

The program will allow participants to:
  • Observe and perform vascular access procedures in a live animal laboratory
  • Receive expert instruction in surgical and interventional hemodialysis access procedures
  • Attend didactic presentations, workshops, and one-on-one discussions led by nationally recognized faculty
  • Gain experience using ultrasound for evaluation of hemodialysis fistulas and grafts
WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This practicum is designed for all transplant, vascular and general surgeons, nephrologists, interventional radiologists, nurses, and dialysis technicians who are interested in the management of vascular access.