NURSE SYMPOSIUM

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018

DIRECTORS

JoAnn Mizell, MSN, BSN, RN-BC

Nurse Coordinator, Patient Educator- CHF

UT Health San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas


Cynthia Saunders, ACNP 

UT Health San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018

8:00 am       

Registration / Continental Breakfast

La Cantera Ballroom I & II

 

8:30 am      

Welcome and Introduction

JoAnn Mizell, MSN, RN-BC and Cynthia Saunders,  AGACNP 

  

8:45 am      

Empowering Patients to Manage their Heart Failure 

JoAnn Mizell, MSN, RN-BC 

 

9:05 am      

Current Interventions in Cardiac Management: Trends and Research 

Cynthia Saunders, AGACNP and Nicole Trevino, MSN, AGCNS-BC


9:25 am      

Latest Medical Nutrition Therapy Recommendations for Cardiovascular Disease and Risk Management

Clarissa Rivera, MS, RDN, LD, CDE 

 

9:45 am       

Non-Invasive Cardiac Testing: What We Need to Know 

Barbara Lamb, RN, BSN, CVRN-BC

 

10:05 am    

Understanding the Role and Benefits of Cardiac Rehab in Both the Inpatient and Outpatient Setting

Inpatient:  Katherine A. Franklin, PT, DPT and Michael Tran, PT, DPT  

Outpatient: Ericnekia Hannah,  BS, MS, Exercise Physiologist 


10:25 am     

Managing the Various Social Complexities  for the Cardiac Patient 

Virginia Yeary, LMSW

 

10:45 am      

Effective Interdisciplinary Approach to Complex Patients                 

Sonja Brune, MSN, APRN, CCNS and Karen Fulton, BSN , RN

 

11:05 am      

How to Optimize Hemodynamics in the Critically Ill Patient 

George W. Vetrovec, MD

  

11:25 am      

Closing Remarks 

JoAnn Mizell, MSN, RN-BC and Cynthia Saunders,  AGACNP