VASA 2020 Symposium: Preliminary Agenda

Thursday May 28th, 2020

8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Allied Health Pre-Conference

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
International Dialysis Access Symposium

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Welcome Reception

Friday May 29th, 2020

7:00 am - 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 am- 8:10 am
Welcome & Opening Remarks
John Aruny, MD, Conference Chair
Jeff Lawson, MD, PhDd- VASA President


8:10 am - 9:45
Home Hemodialysis & Peritoneal Dialysis

9:45 am - 10:10 am
VASA Presidential Address
Jeff Lawson, MD, PhDd- VASA President

10:10 am - 10:30 am
Morning Break/ Visit Exhibits

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hemodialysis Access Grafts

11:30 am - 12:45 pm
Collaborative Session: ASDIN, VAS and Japanese Societies

12:45 pm- 1:45 pm
Lunch with Exhibitors

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
The Holland Lecture
Janet Holland, RN, CNN

2:15 pm- 3:00 pm
Abstract Session 1

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Peritoneal Dialysis

3:45 pm - 4:05 pm
Afternoon Break

4:05 pm - 5:00 pm
Regulation & Industry

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
VASA Member Meeting

5:30 pm- 7:30 pm
Reception & Abstract Poster Presentations

Saturday May 30th, 2020

7:00 am - 8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00 am - 9:00 am
Education in Vascular Access

9:00 am - 10:00 am
Complications in Dialysis Access Interventions

10:00 am - 10:20 am
Morning Break

10:20 am- 11:30 am
Fistulas

11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Abstract Session 2

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Lunch with Exhibitors

1:15 pm - 1:45 pm
The Henry Lecture
Monnie Wasse, MD

1:45 pm - 3:00pm
Central Veins, Catheters, Obstruction

3:00 pm - 3:20 pm
Afternoon Break

3:20 pm - 4:30 pm
Clinical Cases: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly!

4:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Closing Remarks