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Nursing Education and Professional Development

Aprilfest 2016

Aprilfest 2016 On-Demand

NOW AVAILABLE!!

Click below to access the On-Demand Sessions of Aprilfest 2016!

THE MANY BRANCHES OF NURSING- STRONGER TOGETHER, AFFECTING CHANGE

presented by April Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC

CARE OF THE AGING POPULATION
ELDER ABUSE, NEGLECT AND EXPLOITATION:  IMPLICATIONS FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS
presented by Lorraine Mion, PhD, RN, FAAN

MAXIMIZING FUNCTION IN OLDER ADULTS TO FACILITATE AGING IN PLACE
presented by Pat Flemming, PT, DSc, GCS  

APPROACH TO ADVANCE CARE PLANNING – FORMS TO USE
AND WHEN TO USE THEM

presented by Maie El-Sourady, MD, MS

TRANSPLANT UPDATE:  INNOVATION AND NEW THERAPIES
RISK STRATIFICATION OF HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT

presented by Leslie Sigler, BSN, RN

NURSING/PHARMACY COLLABORATIVE TO IMPROVE DISCHARGE PROCESS IN KIDNEY/PANCREAS TRANSPLANT PATIENTS
presented by Kristin Smith, MSN, RN, CNL

UPDATE ON HEPATITIS C THERAPY AND LIVER
TRANSPLANTATION
presented by Heather O’Dell, RN, MSN, ANP-BC

ENHANCING SKIN CANCER PREVENTION EDUCATION
POST-TRANSPLANT
presented by Lindsay Ramsey Smith, MSN, RN

NO PULSE, NO PROBLEM:  LEFT VENTRICULAR ASSIST DEVICES
presented by Sara Womack, BSN, RN and
Meghan Wilson, MSN, ACNP-BC

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: 
IMPACT OF ADVANCED NURSING PRACTICE ON RESUSCITATION MEDICINE
presented by Mary Fran Hazinski, MSN, RN, FAAN, FAHA, FERC

VUMC NURSES IN ACTION
OR:  ISOLATION BLOOD WASTAGE IN THE OR
presented by Leslie Yatteau, BS, RN

PACU:  MULTIMODAL PAIN MANAGEMENT IN THE
PERIOPERATIVE SETTING
presented by Laura Elzey, BSN, RN,
Emily Hannah, BSN, RN,
Elizabeth Merritt, BSN, RN

CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL:  INFANT SAFE SLEEP ENVIRONMENTS – DO YOU KNOW ENOUGH TO SAVE A LIFE?
presented by Allison Kirkpatrick, BSN, RN, CPN and Brandi Meacham, MSN, RN, CPN

VUH:  AROMATHERAPY IN THE CLINICAL SETTING
presented by Juli Reynolds,BSN, RN

VMG:  CREATION OF A NEW ROLE – ADVANCED PRACTICE
PROVIDERS IN INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MEDICINE
presented by Heather Jackson, APRN-BC, ADS

VPH:  WHERE IS THE HOPE?
presented by Joyce Streeter, BSN, RN-BC

GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW: PREPARING FOR SIMULATION IN YOUR ENVIRONMENT
presented by Mary Lee Lemley, MSN, RNC

KEEPING ABREAST:  THE NURSE’S ROLE IN PROMOTING,
PROTECTING, AND SUPPORTING BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS AND BABIES

presented by Penny Forte, RN, BSN, C-EFM and
Carol Huber, RN, IBCLC

INJURY PREVENTION INITIATIVES IN THE SPOTLIGHT:  HOW
TRAUMA DATA DRIVES OUR FOCUS

presented by Purnima Unni, MPH, CHES

TEEN BEHAVIOR:  ADDRESSING MENTAL HEALTH
NEEDS OF PATIENTS IN AN ACUTE CARE SETTING

presented by
Brittany Cox, BSN, RN-BC and
Christa Paramore, BSN, RN-BC

Contact HourVanderbilt 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 by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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