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Nursing Education and Professional Development

Aprilfest 2016

Aprilfest

The Education Event Planning Committee (EEPC)
presents

Aprilfest 2016:
VUMC Healthcare
Branching out Globally

  • Tuesday, April 26
  • Wednesday, April 27
  • Thursday, April 28


 

Schedule posted soon!

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

10:30 to 12:00
Light Hall 202
CARE OF THE AGING POPULATION 
ELDER ABUSE, NEGLECT AND EXPLOITATION:  IMPLICATIONS FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS

presented by Lorraine Mion, PhD, RN, FAAN

L. Mio

MAXIMIZING FUNCTION IN OLDER ADULTS TO FACILITATE AGING IN PLACE

presented by Pat Flemming, PT, DSc, GCS 

P. Flemming

12:00 to 12:15 - BREAK

12:15 to 1:15
Light Hall 202
APPROACH TO ADVANCE CARE PLANNING – FORMS TO USE AND WHEN TO USE THEM

presented by Maie El-Sourady, MD, MS

M. El-Sourady

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 

7:45 to 8:45
Light Hall 202
TRANSPLANT UPDATE:  INNOVATION AND NEW THERAPIES
RISK STRATIFICATION OF HEART TRANSPLANT PATIENT

presented by Leslie Sigler, BSN, RN

L. Sigler

NURSING/PHARMACY COLLABORATIVE TO IMPROVE DISCHARGE PROCESS IN KIDNEY/PANCREAS TRANSPLANT PATIENTS

presented by Kristin Smith, MSN, RN, CNL

K. Smith

UPDATE ON HEPATITIS C THERAPY AND LIVER TRANSPLANTATION

presented by Heather O’Dell, RN, MSN, ANP-BC

H. O'Dell

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

8:45 to 9:45
Light Hall, 202
NO PULSE, NO PROBLEM:  LEFT VENTRICULAR ASSIST DEVICES

presented by Sara Womack, BSN, RN

Sara Womack

and 

M. WIlsonMeghan Wilson, MSN, ACNP-BC
9:45 to 10:00 BREAK

10:00 to 11:00
Light Hall 202
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
IMPACT OF ADVANCED NURSING PRACTICE ON RESUSCITATION MEDICINE

presented by Mary Fran Hazinski, MSN, RN, FAAN, FAHA, FERC

M. F. Hasenski

11:00 to 11:15 BREAK

11:15 to 12:45
Light Hall 202
VUMC NURSES IN ACTION
OR:  ISOLATION BLOOD WASTAGE IN THE OR

presented by Leslie Yatteau, BS, RN

L. Yatteau

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

CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL:  INFANT SAFE SLEEP ENVIRONMENTS – DO YOU KNOW ENOUGH TO SAVE A LIFE?

presented by

A. KirkpatrickAllison Kirkpatrick, BSN, RN, CPN

and

B. Meachem
Brandi Meacham, MSN, RN, CPN

VUH:  AROMATHERAPY IN THE CLINICAL SETTING

presented by Juli Reynolds,BSN, RN

J. Reynolds

VMG:  CREATION OF A NEW ROLE – ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS IN INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MEDICINE

presented by Heather Jackson, APRN-BC, ADS

H. Jackson

VPH:  WHERE IS THE HOPE?

presented by Joyce Streeter, BSN, RN-BC

J. Streeter

Thursday, April 28, 2016

7:45 to 8:45
Light Hall, 214
GET YOUR DUCKS IN A ROW: PREPARING FOR SIMULATION IN YOUR ENVIRONMENT

presented by Mary Lee Lemley, MSN, RNC

M. Lemley

8:45 to 9:45
Light Hall 214
KEEPING ABREAST:  THE NURSE’S ROLE IN PROMOTING, PROTECTING, AND SUPPORTING BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS AND BABIES

presented by

P. FortePenny Forte, RN, BSN, C-EFM

and 

C. Huber
Carol Huber, RN, IBCLC
9:45 to 10:00 BREAK

10:00 to 11:00
Light Hall 214
INJURY PREVENTION INITIATIVES IN THE SPOTLIGHT:  HOW TRAUMA DATE DRIVES OUR FOCUS

presented by Purnima Unni, MPH, CHES

P. Unni

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

Questions?

Please contact:
Kendra Loney, MBA
Program Coordinator
Nursing Education and Professional Development
kendra.t.loney@vanderbilt.edu   

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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