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Nursing Education and Professional Development

Octoberfest 2014

Octoberfest 2014
 Wednesday, October 29, - Thursday, October 30, 2014

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

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(formatted for 8-1/2 x 14" color printing)

 

Search Octoberfest  for events in the Learning Exchange

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Time Title/Speaker Location Contact Hours

8:00am -9:00am

Live and Online 
 

Keynote: The Evolving Nature of Evidence-Based Practice; Current Trends and Future Directions
presented by
Anne Miller, PhD 
Associate Professor & Associate Director,
Human Factors and Information

Light Hall
214
 
Contact Hours

9:15am-11:20am  
Live and Online

Evidence Based Practice- VUMC Nurses in Action
VUMC Highlight: Decreased Urinary Tract Infections: From a unit based project to an organizational change
(9:15am-9:40am)
presented by
Teresa Hobt-Bingham, MSN, RN
Manager Trauma Patient Care Center, Interim Manager Burn Unit


VUH Highlight: Eliminating Needless Deprivation
(9:40am-10:05am)
presented by
Traci Denton, RN, BA, CCRN
Staff RN 4

VCH Highlight: Safer Patient Handoffs in the Children's Perioperative Areas Using SBAR Flow Sheet
(10:05am-10:30am)
presented by
Maria Sullivan, RN, MSN, CNOR
Nurse Educator

VPH Highlight: A Sensory Room for Stimulating the Senses and Reducing Stress
(10:30am-10:55am)
presented by
Jessica Walker, BSN, RN-BC
Registered Nurse 3

VMG Highlight: The Virtual Nurse: Adding Value to the Perioperative Experience
 (10:55am-11:20am)
presented by
Laura Hollis, MSN, RN, CCRN
Interim Manager
&
Julie Hamm, MSN, ACNP-BC
Clinical Lead Nurse Practitioner
&
Kristy Bishop, ADN, RN3

Light Hall
214
 
Contact Hours
12:30pm-1:00pm Evidence Based Practice Resources on the Clinical Workstations
presented by
Kathy Moss, MSN, MBA, RN, NEA-BC
Administrative Director, Nursing
&
Traci Denton, RN, BA, CCRN
Staff RN 4
VCH B319 Contact Hours
1:00pm-2:00pm Searching the Biomedical Literature Effectively and Efficiently
presented by
Marcia Epelbaum, M.A.
Assistant Director
 
VCH B319 Contact Hours
2:30pm-3:30pm

Creating a Successful Poster Presentation
presented by
Nancy Wells, DNSc, RN, FAAN
Director of Nursing Research
&
Dina Bahan, MLIS
Sr. Graphic Designer
Frist Nursing Informatics Center

Light Hall
411 A-D
Contact Hours




Thursday, October 30, 2014

Time Title/Speaker Location Contact Hours
9:00am - 10:30am  
Live and Online

 

VPNPP: Advancement within your Professional Practice
presented by
Kelly Ernst, MSN, RN-BC
Nursing Professional Development Specialist
&
Christy Mullen, MSN, RN, CPN
Nursing Professional Development Specialist
 

Light Hall 411 A-D  
1:00pm-3:00pm Poster Session
 
North Lobby of Light Hall  



 

 

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Vanderbilt University 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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