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Nursing Education and Professional Development

Aprilfest 2014

Aprilfest webpage
 Tuesday, April 22 -  Thursday, April 24, 2014

presented by
Nursing Education and Professional Development
in collaboration with
The Education Event Planning Committee


 
 

Schedule of Events

 

Updated Aprilfest Flyer
Click for a printable Aprilfest 2014 schedule

 EVENT LEGEND

   = Clinical Topics
     
   = Hot Topics
     
   = Professional Development
     
   = Other
     

Click on the dates below to see the complete day's schedule with more details on presentations and speakers
 

 
Search Aprilfest for events in the Learning Exchange


Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Time Title/Speaker Location Contact Hours

9:00am -
10:30am

Live and Online 
 

Responding to Ethical Concerns in Healthcare: Role of the Clinical Nurse
presented by
Joseph Fanning, PhD 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Director of the Clinical Ethics Consultation Service
 

MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
TBD

11:00am-12:00pm  
Live and Online

Social Media Pitfalls in a Healthcare Environment
presented by
Jessica Turner
Program Manager

 Content/Social Media team for Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
TBD
2:00pm-4:00pm Stewards of Children: Child Abuse Awareness
presented by
Beth P. Huth, MS
Director of Community Education, Nashville Children’s Alliance
MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
 




Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Time Title/Speaker Location Contact Hours
8:00am - 11:30am  


 
Spanish Lingo for Healthcare Level  I
presented by
Ed Gumucio, B.A. Texas A&M University 
President, Hablemos
 
Light Hall 202 TBD
12:30pm - 4:00pm  


 
Spanish Lingo for Healthcare Level II
presented by
Ed Gumucio, B.A. Texas A&M University
President, Hablemos
Light Hall 202 TBD



 

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Time Title/Speaker Location Contact Hours
  8:00am - 9:00am

Live and Online

Emergency Medicine in Guyana, South America: A case-based discussion of sustainable health systems development
presented by
Dr. John Rohde,  MD, FAAEM
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medical Director, Emergency Department, Vanderbilt University Hospital 
 

MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
TBD
11:00am - 12:00pm  

Live and Online
Exploring Global Health: A Pediatric Nurse's Journey to Botswana 
presented by
Susan P. Andrews, MSN, RN, CPN
PreSpecialty Nursing Instructor
 
MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
TBD
1:00pm - 3:00pm  


 

Shared Governance in Action: Charter Writing Workshop
presented by
Erin Tickle, MMHC, BSN, RN 
Director, Shared Governance

MCN
(S-2435)
Ballroom
TBD
We want to hear from you!
What programs do you want to see highlighted at Aprilfest and Octoberfest?

 

Sheketha Davis, Program Coordinator
Nursing Education and Professional Development
615/343-2936 or sheketha.l.davis@vanderbilt.edu


Vanderbilt Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver Vanderbilt Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver.

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