MAY 29, 2019


1:00 PM – 1:15 PM WELCOME TO CLEVELAND, OHIO (Hope Ballroom DE)
President Barbara R. Snyder
Case Western Reserve University

1:15 PM – 2:30 PM KEYNOTE SPEAKER (Hope Ballroom DE)
The Intersection of Informatics, Quality and Safety: QSEN Competencies  help transform Precision Medicine to Precision Health
Patricia Flatley Brennan, PhD, RN,
Director, National Library of Medicine

QSEN Competencies  help transform Precision Medicine to Precision Health
Patricia Flatley Brennan, PhD, RN,
Director, National Library of Medicine

2:30 PM AWARD PRESENTATION Linda Cronenwett Leadership Award (Hope Ballroom DE)

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM NETWORKING AND EXHIBITS/REFRESHMENTS
(Center Street Room BC)


3:00 PM – 4:30 PM CONCURRENT SESSION I

1A. Workshop (Center Street A)

  1. Integrating the QSEN Competencies into Student Learning: Strategies for Nurse EducatorsGerry Altmiller, EdD, APRN, ACNS-BC, FAAN, Professor of Nursing, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ

1B. Workshop (Center Street D)

  1. Create a Culture of Patient Safety and Make It StickNancy D. Curdy, MSN, MS-HQPS, RN, CPHQ, CPPS Consultant, Patient Safety Innovations LLC, Atlanta, GA, Past-President NAHQ

1C. Practice and QSEN Implementation (Hope A)

  1. Evidence-driven Management of Suspected Urinary Tract Infections in Long-Term CareMorgan Clouse, DNP, FNP-BC, Quality Scholar, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN
  2. Career Advancement on the Frontlines: The Career Advancement and Recognition Program (CARE)Christine Sites, MSN, RN, Nursing Professional Development Specialist, Penn Medicine, Philadelphia, PA – Kathleen Burke​, PhD, RN, CENP, FAAN, Corporate Director, Nursing Professional Development and Innovation, Co-Director, Continuing Interprofessional Education, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Advanced Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA – Staci Pietrfesa, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Philadelphia, PA – Casey Templin, MSN, RN, Philadelphia, PA
  3. Preventing and Improving Management of Inpatient Infant FallsColleen  Whatley, MSN, RN, CNS-BC, RNC-OB, Senior Quality and Safety Specialist, Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH – Andrea Aldrich-Walton, MSN, RN and Professional Title – Clinical Specialist, Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH – Briana White, MSN, RN CPN, CCRN-K, Clinical Nurse Supervisor, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic-Lebanon, Lebanon, NH – Tricia Fanjoy, MSN, RN, Clinical Nurse Educator, Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH – Bonny Whalen, MD, Staff Physician-Neonatology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic-Lebanon, Lebanon, NH – Alison Volpe Holmes, MD, MPH, Department of Pediatrics Education Vice-Chair, Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Associate Professor, The Dartmouth Institute and Staff Physician-Neonatology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic-Lebanon, Lebanon, NH – Theresa Epp, BSN, RN, CPEN, Trauma Program Manager, Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, NH – Sara Roebuck, MPH, RN, Senior Quality and Safety Specialist, Mary Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH – Samuel Casella, MD, Associate Chief Quality Officer, Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Associate Professor, The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and Staff Physician-Pediatric Endocrinology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Clinic-Lebanon, Lebanon, NH

1D. Solutions in Education: IPE & QI (Hope B)

  1. Pilot Study: A Pediatric Interprofessional Education Simulation Promoting Compassionate Care, Teamwork, and CommunicationTina Antill Keener, PhD, MBA, CPNP, RN, Assistant Professor, West Virginia University, School of Nursing, Morgantown, WV – Zheng Dai, MS, West Virginia University, School of Public Health, Morgantown, WV – Brad Phillips, MSN, RN, CNE, Clinical Education Instructor, West Virginia University School of Nursing, Morgantown, WV – Christy Barnhart, MSN, RN, Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Nursing Simulation, West Virginia University School of Nursing, Morgantown, WV
  2. Challenges and Solutions to Accessing Data for Student Quality Improvement InitiativesDawn Linn, DNP, RN, NE-BC, VA Quality Scholars Fellow, Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System, Cleveland, OH – Tony Vehovec, PhD, RN, Northeast Ohio VA Healthcare System, Cleveland, OH

1E. CCF Workshop (Huntington Global Center – Room 7)

  1. Creative Learning Modalities to Keep the Learner Wanting to Learn More!Patricia A. Dlouhy, MSN, Ed, RN-BC, CEN, NPDS, Nursing Professional Development Specialist, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Lora Laszlo, MSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Maria Roznik, BSN, RN, CEN, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

1F. Education Simulation (Hope C)

  1. Developing a Clinical Simulations Template for the APRNCeleste M. Alfes, DNP, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE-A, FAAN, Associate Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH – Elizabeth Zimmermann, DNP, MSN, RN, CHSE, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
  2. Utilizing a Courtroom Simulation to Improve the Quality of Nursing DocumentationAnita Simmons, MSN, RN, Director of Simulation and IPE, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI – Betsy Cambridge, BSN, Simulation Specialist, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI
  3. Implementing Serial Virtual and Hi-Fidelity Patient Safety Simulations to New Nursing StudentsKathleen Mullen, DNP, MA, RN, CNE, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York

1G. Practice Education and Simulation (Veteran Room)

  1. Evaluation of QSEN Competencies – Gail Armstrong, PhD, DNP, RN, Associate Professor, University of Colorado, Denver, CO – Suzie Miltner, PhD, RN, University of Alabama, AL – Danielle Olds, PhD, RN

1H. Leadership for Change (Hope DE)

  1. Leadership to Improve Quality and SafetyLinda Q. Everett, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN, Professor, Marian K. Shaughnessy Nursing Leadership Academy, Frances Payne Bolton School of  Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
  2. Sigma’s Global Nursing Leadership: The Bridge to QSENCynthia Vlasich, MBA, BSN, RN, FAAN, Global Initiatives Director, Sigma Theta Tau International
  3. Change Leaders Survival Guide – Debra Bingham, DrPH, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Nursing

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Evolving Ideas in Healthcare (Hope Ballroom Foyer)

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Evolving Ideas in Healthcare Networking Reception (Eliot’s Bar)

6:00 PM – 9:30 PM ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME (Optional- Registration Required)

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