What is the Association for Vascular Access?
The Association for Vascular Access (AVA) is an association of healthcare professionals founded in 1985 to promote the emerging vascular access specialty. Today, its multidisciplinary membership advances research, provides professional and public education to shape practice and enhance patient outcomes, and partners with the device manufacturing community to bring about evidence-based innovations in vascular access.
The AVA Mission
The mission of AVA is to distinguish the vascular access specialty and define standards of vascular access through an evidence-based approach to enhance healthcare outcomes.
News and Announcements
- Want to be a speaker at AVA 2015, or have a topic you want to hear? Fill out the Call for Presentations by December 3, 2014.
- Don't forget to sign up for the free AVA Pediatric Special Interest Group Webinar Series. The last Webinar is scheduled for November 12, 2014. Sign up today. CE's provided.
- Are you a member of an AVA Network? Find out what's happening at a network in your area.