Following the succes of the 1st and 2nd World Congress on Vascular Access in 2010 and 2012 in Amsterdam, WoCoVA is proud to offer a 3rd World Congress in June, 2014, again highlighting global vascular access issues, technology advances, evidence-based practices and an opportunity to network with professionals from around the world.
All health care professionals interested in the field of short and long term venous access are warmly invited to attend this meeting. Scientific and educational sessions hosted by international experts will again offer an exceptional occasion for updating knowlegde in this field, share experiences and learn of future trends in the area of VADs. The congress will be held in Berlin, Germany from 18 -20 June 2014.
This multidisciplinary and multi-professional event will cover all aspects of vascular access: indications for the choice of the device, insertion techniques, tip location methods and prevention and management of all vascular access device (VAD) related complications such as infection, thrombosis, occlusion, etc.
WoCoVA’s industrial partners, active in vascular access will participate in the commercial exhibition and present the latest innovative produts and provide an exciting venue for sharing ideas and technologies.
The scientific committee will offer an excellent program covering current issues and hot topics in vascular access. Discussion will focus on the issues of safety, cost effectiveness and efficiency in vascular access, as well as on the need for world-shared guidelines for clinical practice.