SVU Central Region Vascular Meeting

SVU Central Region Vascular Meeting

New Location!

November 11, 2017
DoubleTree Hilton Hotel & The Lawrenceburg Event Center
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025


Preliminary Program/Speakers
Registration Fees

Earn up to 6.5 SVU CME credits! Continental breakfast and lunch is included. Only 100 seats are available!

Plan to attend this one-day conference, covering topics such as laser doppler, improving lab efficiency, aortic arch vessels and more. In addition, there will be a technical showcase where you will be able to review the latest advancements in technology and software. This course is in your backyard and you will not want to miss it!

Registration Fees


SVU Member


SVU Nonmember



 Before November 5






 Onsite  $65   $115   $35


Online registration is now available.

Download registration form.

Preliminary Program

 8 - 8:30 am
 Registration and Continental Breakfast
 8:25 - 8:30 am
 Welcome – Kathy Ziegler, BS RVT
 8:30 - 8:50 am
 Intervention and CLI – J.D. Corl, MD
 8:50 - 9:10 am
 The Role of the Vascular Lab in the Cath Lab – Leslie Wormely, AS AA RVT
 9:10 - 9:30 am
 Highlights of the 2017 SVU Annual Conference – Jen Wilson, BS RDMS RDCS RVT FASE
 9:30 - 9:50 am
 TBD – Brian Fowler, BS RVT FASE
 9:50 - 10 am
 10 - 11 am
 Technical Showcase
 11 - 11:20 am
 Variation of DVT Rates by Month of Study - Brian Adkins
 11:20 - 11:40 am
 Updates from the ARDMS- Vicki Gatz, RVT FSVU
 11:40 am - Noon
 Optimizing Calf Vein Imaging – Tina Fields, RDCS, RDMS, RVT
 Noon - 1 pm
 1 - 1:20 pm
 What is Dialysis -- TBD
 1:20 - 1:40 pm
 Dialysis Access: Fistula vs Grafts – Kilaru/Harding
 1:40 - 2 pm
 Vein Mapping for Dialysis Access – Tina Fields, RDCS, RDMS, RVT

  2 - 2:20 pm

  Dialysis Access Maturation -- TBD
 2:20 - 2:40
 2:40 - 3 pm
 Evaluating Dialysis Access – Leslie Wormely, AS AA RVT
 3 - 3:20 pm
 Subclavian Steal – Jen Wilson, BS RDMS, RDCS, RVT FASE
 3:20 - 3:40 pm
 H.E.R.O. Grafts – George Meier, MD RVT
 3:40 - 4pm
 Volume Flow – Kelly Byrnes, BS RVT FSVU
 4:20 - 4:40 pm
 “Ask the Experts”
 4:40 pm
 Closing Remarks – Kathy Ziegler, BS RVT


DoubleTree Hilton Hotel & The Lawrenceburg Event Center
Lawrenceburg, IN 47025

Event:Take a virtual tour of the conference center and surrounding area.

Hotel: SVU has set aside a room block at the Doubletree by Hilton for attendees. Room rates are $109 single/double occupancy. Please make your room reservation directly with the DoubleTree by Hilton or by calling 1-888-274-6797. Please be sure to request the SVU room rate. Cut-off for discounted room rate is October 20, 2017.


Cost to exhibit (table-top displays), is only $1,000. Vendors will receive:

  • Name displayed on the Welcome screen when attendees arrive
  • Free admission to sessions and CME
  • Continental breakfast, lunch and snack
  • One table, two chairs

Once again we will have a "New Technology" Vendor Showcase. Attendees will be divided into groups and each group will rotate through the vendors, spending ten minutes at each booth. This has been a huge success in the past and highly rated among attendees.


Are you interested in exhibiting? Please contact SVU at 301-459-7550 or Missi for more information or download the contract to submit.

2016 Exhibitors

  • Core Sound Imaging, Inc.
  • GE Healthcare
  • Hokanson
  • Medstreaming
  • Parks Medical Electronics, Inc.
  • Philips
  • Siemens Healthineers
  • VascuLab by US Vascular