Schedule

Schedule

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Thursday, October 20, 2022
4:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Exploring the Current State of NP Practice in Acute Care
Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP
4:50 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Opening Keynote Address
Celebrating All You Do!
Sheila Melander PhD, ACNP-BC, FCCM, FAANP, FAAN
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Welcome Reception and Grand Opening of Exhibits
Friday, October 21, 2022
6:00 a.m.
Conference Registration Open
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors – Refereed Poster Session 1
7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Acute Care Infectious Diseases Update 2022
Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP
8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Pulmonary Hypertension: A Close Look from the Cardiac Perspective
Jennifer Kliner, MSN, ACNP-BC
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break – Exhibits – Refereed Poster Session 1 (continued)
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
The Down and Dirty of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Cardiac and/or Respiratory Failure
James M. Walter, MD
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch on Own
1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Stroke Care Today: From the ED to the ICU to the Floor and More
Mary P. Amatangelo, DNP, ACNP-BC, CCRN, CNRN, SCRN, FAHA
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Break – Exhibits – Refereed Poster Session 1 (continued)
2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Optimizing Medical Ethic Decision-Making for NPs in Acute Care
Jeffrey J. Kaufhold, MD, FACP, HEC-C
4:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Non-Diabetic Endocrine Emergencies: Managing Acute Care Hormonal Nightmares
Christine Kessler, MN, ANP-C, CNS, BC-ADM, CDTC, FAANP
5:15 p.m.
Adjourn
Saturday, October 22, 2022
6:00 a.m.
Conference Registration Open
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors – Refereed Poster Session 2
7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Sepsis Imposters
Dawn L. Carpenter, DNP, ACNP-BC
8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Rash, Lesion, or What? Dermatology Uncertainties in the Acute Care Patient
Mark Eliason, MD
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Break – Exhibits – Refereed Poster Session 2 (continued)
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Falls and Delirium: Interlocking and Deadly Geriatric Syndromes
Maura Kennedy, MD, MPH
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch on Own
1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Palliative Care & End-of-Life: Working Through Difficult Clinical Situations in Acute Care
Garrett K. Chan, PhD, ACNP-C, FAEN, FPCN, FNAP, FCNS, FAANP, FAAN
2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Break – Exhibits – Refereed Poster Session 2 (continued)
2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Venous Thrombotic Events, The Subtle Killer: Update on Current Prevention and Management
Daria Ruffolo, DNP, ACNP-BC, CCRN
4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Essentials in Managing Inpatient Hypertension
Lawrence Carey, PharmD
4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Exploring the Top Drugs in Acute Care (Part 1)
Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
5:15 p.m.
Adjourn
Sunday, October 23, 2022
6:00 a.m.
Conference Registration Open
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.
Exploring the Top Drugs in Acute Care (Part 2)
Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Atrial Fibrillation and Anticoagulation
Lawrence Carey, PharmD
8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Acute Care Headaches: New Treatments and New Controversies
Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Managing Central Nervous System Infections
Lawrence Carey, PharmD
10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
What You Don’t Know That Can Kill Your Patient: Unrecognized Reasons for Medication Errors
Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
What Else is New or News in Acute Care Pharmacology 2022?
Lawrence Carey, PharmD
Elizabeth VandeWaa, PhD
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Conference Summary and Future Directives
Thomas W. Barkley, Jr., PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP
12:00 p.m.
Adjourn

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