Meet the Experts Sessions

WoCoVA ‘Meet the Experts’ is a GloVANet/WoCoVA online educational learning opportunity on Vascular Access topics of interest. Four ‘Meet the Experts’ sessions are realized.  Each session contains 2 topics, each 45 minutes. Half of the time for an introduction presentation and the other half for Q&A’s. All sessions of Meet the Experts can be viewed here.

Meet the Experts 1

The 1st Meet the Experts Session was 15th September 2020

Program

How to prevent and treat lumen occlusion – Christian Dupont (FR)
How to prevent and treat catheter-related thrombosis – Sergio Bertoglio (IT)
Hosts: Marguerite Stas (BE) & Mauro Pittiruti (IT)

Watch the video and the presentations below.

Meet the Experts 2

The 2nd Meet the Experts Session was 24th November 2020

Program

How to prevent and treat dislodgment – Matthew Ostroff (US)
How to verify tip location of central venous access: State of the art – Mauro Pittiruti (IT)
Hosts: Fulvio Pinelli (IT) & Ken Symington (US)

Watch the video and the presentations below

Meet the Experts 3

The 3rd Meet the Experts Session was 19th of January 2021

Program

How to prevent catheter-related infections: strategies before and during VAD insertion – Giancarlo Scoppettuolo (IT)
How to prevent catheter-related infections: strategies during VAD maintenance – Marcia Ryder (US)
Hosts Nancy Moureau (US) & Josie Stone (US)

Watch the video and the presentations below.

Meet the Experts 4

The 4th Meet the Experts Session was 9th of March 2021

Program

How to organize and manage a Vascular Access Team (VAT) – Ton van Boxtel (NL)
How to choose the best VAD in non-hospitalized patients – Paolo Cotogni (IT)
Hosts: Evangelos Konstantinou (GR) & Gloria Ortiz Miluy (ES)

Watch the video and the presentations below.