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


Maureen A. Laughlin, MSN, CCRN,

ACNP-BC

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

UT Health San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas


Cynthia Saunders, ACNP 

UT Health San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018 - Program Agenda

8:00 am       Registration / Breakfast

                       La Cantera Ballroom I & II

 

8:30 am      Welcome and Introduction

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

  

8:45 am      Empowering Patients to Manage their Heart Failure 

                    JoAnn Mizell, MSN, RN-BC 

 

9:05 am      Current Trends in Cardiac Management: Trends and Research 

                     Nicole Trivino, CNS, APRN


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

 

10:05 am    Understanding the Role and Benefits of Cardiac Rehab in Both the Inpatient and Outpatient Setting

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

Outpatient:  Ericnekia Hannah,  BS, MS, Exercise Physiologist 


10:25 am     Managing the Various Social Complexities  for the Cardiac Patient 

                     Virginia Yeary, MSW

 

10:45 am      Effective Interdisciplinary Approach to Complex Patients                 

                      Sonja Brune, MSN, APRN and Karen Fulton, BSN 

 

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, MSN, RN, ACNP