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Building Brighter Futures Advances In Pediatric And Neonatal Care

Monday, 28 Oct 2019 @ 3:45 PM
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Be part of the solution! Join neonatal and pediatric professionals to learn and discuss the latest advances that build brighter futures for our children.

Time/Date:

October 28, 2019 3:45pm - 7:30pm

October 29, 2019 7:00am - 4:15pm

Conference Information

Identify emerging trends that improve clinical practice in neonatal and pediatric care

Recognize the positive impact that clinical leadership and patient/family advocacy can have on patient outcomes and professional growth

Network with professionals from throughout the region

Gain valuable insight from nationally recognized experts

Earn Contact hours (Connecticut Children's Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation.)

Neonatal, general pediatric, and critical care topics available. Mix and match to meet your needs!

Schedule

Monday, October 28th

3:45-4:00 pm

Registration

4:00-5:00 pm

Welcome, Posters and Reception

5:00-6:30 pm

Bounce Back...Self Care and Resiliency

Cathy Alvarez, MA, BS, RN, CNML, HNB-BC, PCCN

6:30-7:30 pm

Poster Presentations

General Session Speaker

Catherine (Cathy) Alvarez, MA, RN, CNML, HNB-BC, PCCN, is an Education Specialist at Yale New Haven Hospital, in New Haven, CT. Cathy has 18 years of nursing experience, and is certified as a Nurse Manager and Leader, Holistic Nurse and Progressive Care Nurse. Cathy designs and implements holistic nursing education programs that specifically focus on self-care, mindfulness, and resiliency. In addition to her role at Yale, Cathy is a nurse educator for the American Holistic Nurses Association Integrative Healing Arts Program and serves as a faculty advisor for the Birch Tree Center for Healthcare Transformation.

Tuesday, October 29th

7:00-7:45 am

Breakfast, Registration and Posters

7:45-8:00 am

Opening Remarks

8:00-9:00 am

Opening Session: Thriving in Times of Change

Kari Schmidt MS, RN-BC, ACC

9:10-10:00am

Optimizing Preterm Nutrition

Shabnam Lainwala MD PhD

A Bright Beginning: Pediatric Integrative Medicine

Ana Marie Verissimo MD, MA ABIHM

Diabetes Management Where We Are and Where We Are Going

Carey Driscoll APRN

10:00-10:45 am

Refreshments, Vendor Exhibits and Posters

10:45-11:45am

Esophageal Stem Cell Research

Christine Finck, MD FACS

Small Victims, Big Challenges: Pediatric Disaster Triage

Mark Cicero MD FAAP

Its High Time to Talk about Medical Marijuana

William Zempsky MD

11:45-1:00pm

Lunch, Vendor Exhibits and Posters

***Leadership Luncheon - Accelerating Team Effectiveness through Engagement

Kari Schmidt

1:00-1:55pm

The Science of Human Milk for Vulnerable Infants

Mary Lussier, RN IBCLC

The Nuts and Bolts of Pain and Symptom Management through a Case Study

Taryn Hamre DNP, APRN, FN-BC, CPHON

Mary Frances McGeary BSN, RN, CPHON

Pediatric Disaster Considerations and Blast Injuries

Gena Costello RN, BSN, CPEN

2:05-3:00pm

The Neonatal Gut Microbiome: Implications for Infant and Childhood Health

Adam Matson MD MSc

Suicide Recognition and Prevention

Steve Rogers, MD

Diversity in Healthcare

Evelyn Kissi

3:00-3:15pm

Break

3:15-4:15 pm

Closing General Session: Energizing Your Practice Through Resilience

Kari Schmidt, MS, RN-BC, ACC

General session Speaker

Kari has extensive experience in nursing leadership development and professional development. She received her Master of Science in Administrative Leadership and Supervision in Adult Education from the University of Wisconsin, is certified in Nursing Professional Development, and is a certified coach through the International Coach Federation. She served as co-editor of the Journal for Nurses in Professional Development; and served as vice president and is past president of the Association for Nursing Professional Development (ANPD). Kari received the ANPD award Excellence in Educational Design, and the prestigious ANPD Belinda E. Puetz award.

Target Audience

Registered Nurses

Advanced Practice Nurses

Respiratory Therapists

And all healthcare professionals caring for the neonatal/pediatric population

Accommodations

The Building Brighter Futures conference will take place at the Waters Edge Resort and Spa Westbrook, CT.Waters Edge Resort and Spa1525 Boston Post RdWestbrook, CT 06498

To reserve online:

https://www.reseze.net/servlet/WebresResDesk?hotelid=1306

The Group ID code is 369017. Participants must enter that code in order to receive the discounted rate.

Or

Call 800-222-5901 and mention Building Brigher Futures to receive the discounted group rate by September 28, 2019 (subject to availability)

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