CANCELLED: GulfVAN-My Line is My Life Line
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When: Monday, March 30, 2020
Where: St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W. Dr. MLK Jr Blvd
Room MAB 2/3/4 (Medical Arts Building)
Tampa, Florida 
United States
Presenter: Swapna Kakani
Contact: Kristin Jacobs
(813) 731-6682

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Monday, March 30th, 2020
1 CEU provided
Dinner provided

Swapna Kakani is a sought-after professional speaker in the area of overcoming personal adversity, an advocate in the area of healthcare delivery and the patient experience. Her inspirational life story shows audiences her individual resilience and self-determination in the face of constant difficulties, as well as the impact her healthcare advocacy has across disciplines. Swapna through her platform, Swapna Speaks, has given several presentations across the world to various healthcare companies and associations, hospitals, and non-profit events, including the AVA and NHIA conferences, the Cleveland Clinic Patient Experience Summit, and a TEDx talk in 2017.

1)     To describe the medical journey of an individual with Short Bowel Syndrome
2)     Discuss gaps in vascular access care
3)     Empower clinical care providers to be advocates for the vascular access patient
4)     Illustrate successful partnerships between patient and clinical care providers resulting in improved line care

The Florida Gulf Coast Vascular Access Network is a network of the Association of Vascular Access (  Gulf VAN meetings are free to network members.  Annual membership $30.  There is a $10 meeting attendance fee for non-members and a $5 meeting attendance fee for non-licensed nursing students. Membership and attendance fees are collected at the meetings.  No refunds. Provider approved by the Florida Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 50-27486 for one contact hour.

To RSVP:  Please visit our membership website at to register
Questions? Contact Kristin Jacobs at or 813-731-6682

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