Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • To Be Announced - but someplace with tasty food as always!

    Vascular Access - A Surgical Wound


    Speaker: Jill Nolte, BS, BSN, CRNI, VA-BC. Vascular Access Nurse Specialist


    As the vascular supply is accessed, injury to the first line of defense, a wound, is created. This presentation discusses the immune response and healing process for wounds. The optimal environment for wound healing is reviewed. Factors that impede wound healing are identified. Elements required for maintaining the optimal environment will be discussed.



    Explain the process for healing a surgical wound.

    Describe the optimal environment for wound healing.

    Discuss the effects of dressing disruption on wound healing.



    Location: To be announced - but it will be someplace with tasty food, as always!
    Prices: This event is free for members and only $20 for non-members.

    You can become a member for only $30 a year. Member benefits include: 3 annual dinner meetings, CEs for VA-BC renewal, discounted registration to annual seminar, member networking, and a discount on AVA membership dues. You can register for this event or become a member online at


    There are no refunds for non-attendance by the registrant.

Past events

Thursday, February 21, 2019 Reducing Clabsi, the relationship between insertion care and maintenance with Dr. Jack Ledonne
Friday, October 26, 2018 CVAN 3rd Annual All Day Education Event
Thursday, August 16, 2018 CVAN Summer 2018 Dinner Event
Thursday, January 18, 2018 Midlines From the Infection Prevention Side of the Table.
Friday, October 27, 2017 CVAN 2nd All Day Education Event
Wednesday, June 07, 2017 CVAN Summer Event 2017
Thursday, March 30, 2017 CVAN March 2017 Meeting
Thursday, October 27, 2016 Fall 2016 Event
Friday, September 02, 2016 September 2, 2016 Event
Thursday, April 21, 2016 CVAN Spring Event
Thursday, January 14, 2016 January 14, 2016 Event
Monday, October 26, 2015 Fall Conference
Thursday, July 30, 2015 July 30, 2015

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