2013 Annual Conference

CME Credits
SVU has approved this year’s NWVT meeting for 11.25 CME credits!

Conference Dates
October 26th & 27th, 2013

Location & Address
Seattle University is located at:
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

Saturday October 26th, 2013                                                                                  
7:00 – 7:30am         Registration & Breakfast; PACCAR Atrium

7:30 – 7:45am         Welcome & Opening comments; Piggott Auditorium

7:45 – 8:45am         Phil Bendick, Phd, RVT, FSDMS, FSVU
                                   Non-atherosclerotic Upper Extremity Arterial Disease

8:45 – 9:15am          Kaj Johansen, MD
                                    The Vascular Lab and the Renal Failure Patient

9:15 – 9:45am          Michelle Klaja, BS, RVT
                                    Eagle Syndrome: Cerebrovascular Compromise Detected with                                                   Provocative Transcranial Doppler

9:45 – 10:00am      Break    Coffee and Tea Reception in PACCAR Atrium

10:00 – 10:45am     Keith Fujioka, BS, RVT, FSVU
                                    The Digital Revolution – How it’s Changing the World (in the                                                   Vascular Laboratory)

10:45 – 11:15am       Colleen Douville, BA, RVT
                                     Transcranial Doppler and Cerebrovascular Disease

11:15 – 11:45am        Watson Smith, BA, RDMS, RVT
                                     Iliac Artery Endofibrosis – A Current Update

11:45am – 12:45pm   Lunch Break Served in the PACCAR Atrium

12:45 – 1:45pm         Carolyn Coffin, MPH, RDMS, RCDS, RVT
                                     The “Design” of Our Work Environment: How workstation bad                                                designs contribute to WRMSD and exam quality

1:45 – 2:15pm          Krislynn Barnhart, BS, RVT
                                    Recognizing Cerebral Emboli

2:15 – 2:45pm         Tonia Maddock, BS, RVT, RDMS
                                   Case Study: Adventitial Cystic Disease

2:45 – 3:00pm        Break

3:00 – 3:30pm        James Watson, MD
                                    Carotid Plaque – Beyond Stenosis

3:30 – 4pm              Jill Sommerset, BS, RVT
                                   Pelvic Congestion

4:00 – 4:30pm       Anne Marie Award

4:45pm                   Adjourn

Wine Social sponsored by Mindray to follow

Sunday October 27th, 2013
7:30 – 8:00am             Registration & Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30am            James Watson, MD
                                        Lower Extremity Arterial Duplex Examinations in the Era of                                                     Endovascular Management Gone Wild

8:30 – 9:00am            Hailey Parrish, RDMS
                                        Renal Allografts: Non-Vascular Findings and Pathology for the                                               RVT

9:00 – 10:00am          Rachel Kendoll, MAEd, RVT
                                        Oh No, Not Again!? More Practical Advice for Dealing with                                                      Generational Differences

10:00 – 10:15am        Break

10:15 – 10:45am         Arthur Lam, MD
                                       Cerebral Circulatory Arrest

10:45am – 11:15am    Rocco Ciocca, MD
                                       Duplex Ultrasound Surveillance of Aortic Endografts

11:15am – 11:45am    Esteban Ambrad Chalela, MD
                                      Dialysis Access Fistula Evaluations

11:45 – 12:45pm        Phil Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS
                                      The Baggage of Vascular Ultrasound

12:45 – 1:15pm           2013 – 2014 Officers
                                      Closing Comments

1:30pm                        Adjourn

Conference Dates
October 26th & 27th, 2013

Location & Address
Seattle University is located at:
901 12th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

On-campus parking will be included for all NWVT attendees. Parking passes will be provided upon arrival to Seattle University the morning of Saturday October 26th.

Discounted Lodging for NWVT 2013:
Silver Cloud Hotel – Broadway
1100 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
# (206) 325-1400
(Located one block from the Seattle University campus)

For Conference attendees, The Silver Cloud Hotel across the street from campus is offering a discounted room rate of $139/night for Standard Single King- Single or Double Occupancy, and Standard Double Queen- Single to Double Occupancy for $149/night.  Please specify that you will be attending the NWVT Annual Conference to receive the discounted room rate.  You can choose to stay both nights, Friday, October 25th and Saturday, October, 26th, or only one night as you wish.  If you have questions regarding the hotel, please speak to Jessica Ortiz, Sales Manager.

Other accommodations:
Sorrento Hotel
900 Madison St
Seattle, WA, 98104
# (206) 343-6158
(Located 0.7 miles from Seattle University)
Complimentary town car service is provided by the property

Renaissance Seattle
515 Madison Street
Seattle, WA, 98104
# (206) 583-0300
(Located 0.9 miles from Seattle University)
6 blocks from Pike Place Market & Westlake Center