SVU Central Region Vascular Meeting

SVU 2018 Central Region Vascular Meeting

November 10, 2018

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


Preliminary Program/Speakers          Registration Fees          Location          Exhibits

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 loads of vascular topics to help improve lab efficiency and much 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 closed. Onsite registration will be available beginning at 7:45 am.

    Download registration form
     to fax or mail in with a check

    Preliminary Program 

    7:45-8:30              Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:25-8:30              Welcome – Kathy Ziegler, RVT

    8:30-8:50              Ultrasound Diagnosis and Management of Endoleaks– Sashi Kilaru, MD

    8:50-9:10              Aorta-Iliac Duplex Imaging- Pit Falls, Tips and Tricks- Brian Fowler, BS, RVT, FASE

    9:10-9:30              Beyond Renal Artery Stenosis – Christina Fields, RVT, RDCS, RDMS, FASE

    9:30-9:50              BREAK

    9:50- 10:10          ECMO, LVAD and Other Four Letter Vascular Words- Joseph Giglia, MD

    10:10- 11:00       Technical Showcase

    11:00-11:10         Follow-up Carotid Duplex in the Setting of Carotid Stenting - Aaron D. Kulwicki, MD

    11:10-11:20         Axillary Vein Aneurysm: Saddle Embolus, Arrest and Repair in a Twelve Year Old- Michael Sampson, RVT

    11:20-11:40         Rat Bite Fever: A Rare Case of Critical Limb Ischemia – Amanda Frederick, RDCS, RVT

    11:40-12:00         Bilateral Sapheno-femoral Junction Venous Aneurysms- Richie Trogden, RDCS, RVT

    12:00-1:00           Lunch

    1:00-1:20              Image Optimization – Brian Fowler, BS, RVT, FASE

    1:20-1:40              Venous Insufficiency: Accessories, Tributaries and Perforators- Amanda Frederick, RDCS, RVT

    1:40-2:00              SET; A New Option for our Patients with PAD- Brooke Montgomery, BS, Exercise Physiologist

    2:00-2:20              Arteriosclerosis and Diet: You Are What You Eat?- George Meier, MD

    2:20-2:40              BREAK

    2:40-3:00              Highlights of the 2018 SVU Annual Conference Lectures – Richie Trogden, RDCS, RVT

    3:00-3:40              Scan for Pain, Not in Pain – Christina Fields, RVT, RDCS, RDMS, FASE        

    3:40-4:00              What is New in the World of Advocacy? – Kelly Byrnes, BS, RVT, FSVU

    4:00-4:40              How to Incorporate Appropriate Use Criteria into your Daily Practice -- Joseph Hughes, RVS RVT FSVU

    4:40                        Closing Remarks – Kathy Ziegler, 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 19, 2018.


    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 Scott for more information or download the contract to submit.

    Current 2018 Exhibitors

    • Canon Medical Systems USA, Inc.
    • Medstreaming
    • Mindray Ultrasound
    • Parks Medical Electronics
    • Philips
    • VascuLab by US Vascular