Conference Schedule: Wednesday, October 17
NANN Cardiac Preconference
7:30 am - 11:30 am
Preconference: Welcome to the World of Cardiac Acronyms! TOF, TAPVR, TGA, PDA, CHF, PPHN (and the list goes on) – Making sense of the physical exam clues and where all that rearranged plumbing goes!
(PRCN) CE: 4
Kristine A. Karlsen, PhD APRN NNP-BC
NANNP APRN Summit
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
NANNP Luncheon and Business Meeting (NANNP Members Only) (NANNP)
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
APRN Summit (APRN) CE: 4
The APRN Summit offers advanced neonatal content tailored specifically to neonatal nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists. Learn about education through simulation, its application in the neonatal healthcare setting, and how simulation labs foster skill development and competency. In addition, the latest on advanced neonatal hot topics and controversies will be discussed.
Changing the Way We Educate: Workforce Expectations and Evolving Healthcare Systems
Pamela R. Jeffries, PhD RN FAAN ANEF
This session will focus on different teaching modalities which have altered the way we educate new graduates using experiential learning and immersion in clinical simulations. Evidence will be provided on best practices in clinical simulations with implications being discussed for meeting the needs of a dynamic healthcare landscape and workforce. Changes in clinical education will be presented along with implications for policy guidelines.
Breakout Session: Clinical Track
Robert Ursprung, MD MMSc
- Review controversial topics in Neonatology.
- Review important papers from recent years.
- Discuss how to assess your current practice and whether or not changes are needed.
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm