Program Schedule

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Friday April 9th
8:30am - 10:00am EDT
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
10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
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 EDT
303 - Antipsychotic Stewardship
Amy Siple, FNP, Independent Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Wichita, KS
10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
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
1:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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
3:30pm - 5:00pm EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
312 - Acute/Emergency Care: Disorders of Sodium
Eric Magana, MD, Presbyterian Medical Center, Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Albuquerque, NM