NCNP

 

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Wednesday April 7th
9:00am - 10:30am
100 - Keynote Address - COVID-19: What Have We Learned and What's Next?
Margaret A. Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP, Founder/Family NP, Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, LLC, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Lawrence, MA; Sophia Chu Rodgers, DNP, ACNP, FNP, FAANP, FCCM, Critical Care Nurse Practitioner, Lovelace Health Systems, Albuquerque, NM
10:45am - 12:00pm
12:00pm - 1:00pm
1:00pm - 2:30pm
103 - Winning the Race Against Diabetes with A Pharmacology Update and Group Visits
Jason Gleason, MS, FNP-C, USAF Lt Col (RET), Family Nurse Practitioner, Montana VA Health Clinic, Great Falls, MT
1:00pm - 2:30pm
104 - Clinical Dilemmas in GI Bleeding
Peter Buch, MD, FACG, AGAF, FACP, Associate Professor, Frank H Netter, MD School of Medicine, North Haven, CT
1:00pm - 2:30pm
105 - Acute/Urgent Care: Management of Gram-Negative Sepsis
Jonathan Van Cleve, PharmD, BCCCP, Critical Care Clinical Pharmacist, Lovelace Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM
3:30pm - 3:30pm
3:30pm - 5:00pm
107 - Treating Depression and Anxiety in Primary Care in 2021: Latest in Pharmacologic Treatment Options
Wendy L. Wright, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Amherst, NH
3:30pm - 5:00pm
108 - Evaluation and Management of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Monica Nandwani, DNP, RN, FNP-BC, Gastroenterology Nurse Practitioner, Stanford Health Care, Stanford, CA
3:30pm - 5:00pm
109 - Preventing, Recognizing and Treating Heart Failure for Primary Care
Kismet Rasmusson, DNP, FNP-BC, FAHA, CHFN, FHFSA, Associate Lecturer, FHEA, LLC, North Andover, MA; Clinical NP & Program Development, Professor - Clinical Investigator, Intermountain Healthcare, Salt Lake City, UT
Thursday April 8th
8:30am - 10:00am
200 - General Session - Prescribing Safely: Avoiding Malpractice and Litigation
Wendy L. Wright, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, Adult/Family Nurse Practitioner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Amherst, NH
10:00am - 11:00am
11:00am - 12:30pm
202 - Managing Non-Diabetes Endocrine Emergencies in Primary Care
Christine Kessler, MN, ANP-BC, CNS, BC-ADM, FAANP, Founder, Metabolic Medicine Associates, King George, VA
11:00am - 12:30pm
203 - New Perspectives in COPD Management
Stephen Brunton, MD, FAAFP, Private Family Practice, Glendale and Downey, CA Supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
11:00am - 12:30pm
204 - Acute/Emergency Care: Dying Well
Amy Siple, FNP, Independent Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Wichita, KS
12:30pm - 1:30pm
1:30pm - 2:30pm
2:30pm - 4:00pm
207 - Sorting Out the Cholesterol Guidelines: 5 Things You Need to Know
Joyce L. Ross, MSN, CRNP, CS, FNLA, FPCNA, Diplomate Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidology, Consultative Education Specialist, Cardiovascular Risk Intervention, Clinical Associate University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA
2:30pm - 4:00pm
208 - Cervical Cancer Prevention: An Update on New Screening and Risk-Based Management Guidelines
Nancy R. Berman, MSN, ANP-BC, NCMP, FAANP, Nurse Practitioner, Michigan Healthcare Professionals, Farmington Hills, MI
2:30pm - 4:00pm
209 - Acute/Emergency Care: Migraine Management in the Emergency Department
Nycole Oliver, DNP, APRN, RN, FNP-C, ACNPC-AG, CEN, FAEN, Baptist Health - Fort Smith, Fort Smith, AR
4:00pm - 5:00pm
5:00pm - 6:30pm
211 - Into the Forest – Male GU Pharmacology Update
Jason Gleason, MS, FNP-C, USAF Lt Col (RET), Family Nurse Practitioner, Montana VA Health Clinic, Great Falls, MT
5:00pm - 6:30pm
212 - Cannabis: What Basics Do Clinicians Need to Know?
Theresa Mallick-Searle, MS, RN-BC, ANP-BC, Adult Nurse Practitioner, Stanford Health, Palo Alto, CA
5:00pm - 6:30pm
213 - Acute/Emergency Care: Anticoagulation for Covid-Induced Coagulopathy: Welcome to the Upside Down
Allison E. Burnett, PharmD, PhC, CACP, Director, Inpatient Anticoagulation Services, University of New Mexico Hospital; Clinical Assistant Professor, University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, Albuquerque, NM
Friday April 9th
8:30am - 10:00am
300 - General Session - What Is Race and Why Does It Matter?
Julliette G. Blount, Health Equity NP, LLC, Nurse Practitioner/Health Equity Speaker, Adult Nurse Practitioner, New York, NY
10:00am - 10:30am
10:30am - 12:00pm
302 - Geriatric Dermatology: Issues, Diagnosis, and Treatment Principles in the Older Adult
Victor Czerkasij, MA, MSN, FNP-C, Skin Cancer and Cosmetic Dermatology, PC, Cleveland and Chattanooga, TN
10:30am - 12:00pm
303 - Antipsychotic Stewardship
Amy Siple, FNP, Independent Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Wichita, KS
10:30am - 12:00pm
304 - Acute/Emergent Care: Putting Together the Puzzle of Shock: A Hemodynamic, Case Study Approach
Anne Dabrow Woods, DNP, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC, FAAN, Critical Care NP, Penn Medicine, Chester County Hospital, West Chester, PA; Adjunct Faculty, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; Chief Nurse, Wolters Kluwer; Health, Learning, Research & Practice, Philadelphia, PA
12:15pm - 1:15pm
1:30pm - 3:00pm
306 - Managing the "Hot Mess" of Thyroiditis: Post-Partum, Subacute and Others
Christine Kessler, MN, ANP-BC, CNS, BC-ADM, FAANP, Founder, Metabolic Medicine Associates, King George, VA
1:30pm - 3:00pm
307 - Diagnosis and Treatment of Community Acquired Pneumonia
Jana Esden, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CNE, Associate Professor, Frontier Nursing University, Clermont, FL
1:30pm - 3:00pm
308 - Acute/Emergency Care: Chest X-Ray
Theresa M. Campo, DNP, FNP-C, ENP-C, FAANP, FAAN, Chair of Emergency Medical Services, Director of the Emergency Nurse Practitioner Postmaster Certificate Track, and Associate Clinical Professor, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
3:00pm - 3:30pm
3:30pm - 5:00pm
310 - What’s Bugging You?
Margaret Bobonich, DNP, FNP-C, DCNP, FAANP, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine and Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Cleveland, OH
3:30pm - 5:00pm
311 - Hypertension Management Challenges: The Latest Treatment Options
Margaret A. Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP, Founder/Family NP, Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, LLC, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Lawrence, MA
3:30pm - 5:00pm
312 - Acute/Emergency Care: Disorders of Sodium
Eric Magana, MD, Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Albuquerque, NM
Saturday April 10th
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
401 - Practice Guideline Updates 
Margaret A. Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP, Founder/Family NP, Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, LLC, Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Lawrence, MA
10:00am - 11:30am
402 - Pharmacological Management of Dementia with Behaviors
Steven Atkinson, PA-C, MS, Founder and Co-Owner/Adjunct Faculty/Owner, Twin Cities Physicians, Inc. University of Utah school of Medicine/Mindful Geriatrics, LLC
10:00am - 11:30am
403 - Acute/Emergency Care: Fluids & Electrolytes
Monica N. Tombasco, MS, MSNA, FNP-BC, CRNA, Faculty, FHEA, LLC, North Andover, MA, Urgent Care/Emergency Medicine Nurse Practitioner and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH
11:30am - 12:30pm
12:30pm - 2:00pm
405 - Therapeutic Approaches to Common Skin Disorders
Margaret Bobonich, DNP, FNP-C, DCNP, FAANP, Assistant Professor, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine and Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Cleveland, OH
12:30pm - 2:00pm
406 - The Good, the Bad and the Iatrogenic: Renal Med Dosing
Kim Zuber, PAC, Executive Director, American Academy of Nephrology PAs, St. Petersburg, FL
12:30pm - 2:00pm
407 - Acute/Emergency Care: Acute Care Drug Update
Anthony M. Angelow, PhD, ACNPC, AGACNP-BC, CEN, FAEN, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner for the Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care at Cooper University Health Care in Camden, NJ; Chair of Advanced Practice Nursing, Division of Graduate Nursing and Assistant Clinical Professor at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA