2017 Home page banner-Celebrating 35 years

The Society for Vascular Nursing (SVN) views its corporate partners as valuable strategic partners that can assist in advancing the care of persons living with vascular disease through excellence in evidence based practice and education. Together we can increase the vitality of the profession, improve the lives of patients and build a strong professional network.

Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor? Please contact us directly for questions and information:
Mari Heavey, CMM


Convention Manager

(312) 334-2336

The premier meeting for vascular nurses to facilitate networking and professional development.

Dates: April 4-7, 2017

Loews Vanderbilt Hotel
2100 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203

Conference Objectives:

  • To accomplish the SVN mission of providing a professional community and learning experience for vascular nurses focused on advancing the care of persons living with vascular disease through excellence in clinical practice, education, and research.
  • To provide the vascular nurse presentations that demonstrate excellence through innovation, research and education.
  • To present a scientific program that maintains, develops or increases the knowledge, understanding, skills and professional performance in a in a variety of settings for nursing levels from novice to expert as well as provider roles.

The 35th Annual Convention program is currently being developed and will focus on these vascular areas:

  • Carotid Disease
  • VTE
  • Cardiovascular
  • Lower Extremity and PAD
  • Wound Care
  • CLI
  • Radiology
  • Ultrasound
  • Renal Disease

35th Annual Planning Committee

Patricia Bozeman, APRN, CVN, Co-Chair and Jeanne Doyle, BS, RN-BC, Co-Chair
Liz Brown-Milan, CCRN, CVN, RN, BSN
Craig Cardel, RN
Jayme Ferguson-Foy
Kristen Hallisey, CVN, RN, BSN
Eileen Walsh, PhD, APN, RN-BC, FAHA

SVN Board Liaison: Kristen Alix, APRN-BC, CVN, CCRN

35th Anniversary Videos from Sponsors

Hanger Representative Brian McCann

Hanger Representative Daryl Williams

Rooke Boot Representative Keith Ware