Virtual Roundtables to Stay Connected

SVN Virtual Roundtables are free to participate in for all SVN members. These quarterly Roundtable discussions are designed to be an informal venue to discuss key issues and hot topics with your nursing colleagues.

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February 2023 SVN Virtual Roundtable

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Title: “SVN Presents, in Collaboration with the AAWC: How can we do better in limb salvage?”

About: This conversational panel discussion will aim to address multiple factors in the management of limb salvage patients. Collaboration among numerous disciplines is imperative: specifically wound management teams and vascular teams. Creative workflows, and innovative thinking, as well as frequent communication, can improve patient satisfaction, quality of life, and tissue preservation efforts. Please join us for this panel discussion with some of the nation’s leading experts in wound and vascular care. Bring your questions with you as we would love to hear your thoughts!

Date and Time: Wednesday, February 22nd at 6:00 pm CST

Moderator: Karen Bauer, DNP, APRN-FNP, University of Toledo


Chris Owen, MS, ACNP, RNFA, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Medstar Health

Leslie Green, MA, MSW, Ed.S, Director of Patient Advocacy & Education, Hanger Clinic

Alisha Oropallo, MD FACS, FSVS, FAPWCA, FABWMS, Professor of Surgery, Zucker School of Medicine,Hofstra/Northwell

Kara Couch, MS, CRNP, CWCN-AP, FAAWC, Nurse Practitioner, George Washington University Hospital

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Past Roundtables:

September 2022 SVN Virtual Roundtable

Title: The Evolution Nurse: Where do we go from here?

About: This roundtable to include discussion on milestones in vascular nursing and most importantly the role we each play in creating our future together.  You will be provided tools and resources to Empower, Lead, and Transform ~ as it is often said, “Be the Change You Want to See in the World…”  Let’s Go!

Date and Time: Wednesday September 7th, 6:00pm CT

Facilitator: Nancy Crowell, BSN, RN, CVN, HNB-BC, SVN President

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May 2022 SVN Virtual Roundtable

Title: Where are All the Vascular Nurses?

About: Join us for the May virtual roundtable discussion as we discuss where vascular nurses, including advanced practice, are working and what makes them stay.

Date and Time: Monday, May 16th, 6pm EDT/5pm CDT

Facilitator: Chris Owen, MSN, ACNP-BC, RNFA, SVN Past President

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March 2022 SVN Virtual Roundtable

Title: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

About: Join SVN President, Barb Vogel, as she discusses an overview of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, including symptoms, treatments and her daughter’s personal journey with TOS.

Date and Time: Tuesday, March 15th, 5:00 pm CT/6:00 pm ET

Facilitator: Barb Vogel, MSN, RN, PCCN, SVN President

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November 2021 SVN Roundtable in Collaboration with the SVS-PA Section

Title: The Unfortunate Pattern of Venous Thromboembolism

Date and Time: Tuesday, November 9, 6:00 pm CT/7:00 pm ET

Facilitator: Chris Owen, MSN, ACNP, RNFA and Erin Hanlon, PA-C

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April 2021 SVN Roundtable

Title: Acclimating New Staff During a Pandemic

Facilitator: Karen Hanrahan, BSN, RN

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March 2021 SVN Roundtable

Title: VQI – the Importance of Quality Data and Outcomes

Facilitator: Patty Bozeman, RN, APRN, Hartford Healthcare Medical Group

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February 2021 SVN Roundtable

Title: Career Development

Facilitator: Katherine Hays, DNP, MS, ACNP-BC, Ohio Health

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January 2021 SVN Roundtable

Title: Happy Hour Case Review

Facilitator: Ali Moran, AGACNP-BC, Vanderbilt Medical Center

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December 2020 SVN Roundtable

Title: Discover Your Inner Healing Resources for Stress Management and Self-Care Utilizing Integrative Therapies

Facilitator: Nancy Crowell, BSN, RN, CVN, HNB-BC, Allina Health

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