VASA 2023 Hands-On Practicum on Hemodialysis Access
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May 19-21, 2023
Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Ave.
Houston, TX 77030
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.