Jim Lacy, BSN, RN, VA-BC™
Jim Lacy has over 35 years of experience in nursing with a focus on adult, pediatric and neonatal critical care, home infusion therapy, infusion nursing, and vascular access management and creation of education and training programs, development of clinical educators and trainers, new product design and research, marketing and clinical customer support. He currently works as Global Clinical Marketing Manager for Teleflex Vascular.
Jim has presented at both sponsored and invited educational offerings throughout the United States and internationally. He has published original articles related to HIV disease, infusion therapy, vascular access, and vascular access program development. He was the recipient of the 2011 Suzanne LaVere Herbst Award for Excellence in Vascular Access, awarded by AVA for lifetime contributions to the art and science of vascular access.
He has served on the Board of Directors of the Association for Vascular Access (AVA) and served as the 2013-2014 President of the Association. He is on the editorial review Board of the Journal of the Association for Vascular Access, Journal of Infusion Therapy. He is most proud of his continued role as educator, mentor, and facilitator in the field of vascular access.