Programming (CVSN Clinical Symposium)

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Programming (CVSN Clinical Symposium)

Nov. 6-7, 2012

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Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing

CVSN Clinical Symposium Program
Final Program (PDF)   |   Program Committee   |   Learning Objectives

Tuesday, November 6
1:00 PM – 4:20 PM
1:00     Welcome/Opening Remarks
 Chair
Anna Gawlinski, RN, DNSc, FAAN, FAHA; Ronald Reagan, UCLA Medical Center and UCLA  School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA
1:10 Keynote Lecture: Best Cardiovascular Practices 2012: Show Me the Evidence
 Presenter: Nancy M. Albert, RN, PhD, CCNS, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, FCCM, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Moderator: Anna Gawlinski, RN, DNSc, FAAN, FAHA, Chair, Program Planning Committee; Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA School of Nursing,  Los Angeles, CA
1:55New Clinical Models of Transitional Care
 Presenter: Kathy McCauley, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FAAN, FAHA, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
Moderator: Sara Paul, RN, DNP, FNP, FAHA, Western Piedmont Heart Centers Hickory, NC
2:40Refreshment Break
2:50Promoting Healthy Lifestyles for Heart Failure Patients
 Presenter: Sara Paul, RN, DNP, FNP, FAHA, Western Piedmont Heart Centers, Hickory, NC
Moderator: Leslie Kern, RN, PhD, FAHA, Cardiovascular Nurse Researcher/Consultant, Seal Beach, CA
3:35Resuscitation Science Update
 Presenter: Mary Fran Hazinski, RN, MSN, FAAN, FAHA, FERC, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN
Moderator: Barbara “Bobbi” Leeper, RN-BC, MN, CNS M-S, CCRN, FAHA, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
 
Wednesday, November 7
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
8:00Caring for Older Adults with Cardiovascular Disease: Current Best Practices
 Presenter: Mary Dolansky, MSN, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, Becksville, OH
Moderator: Marcia Murphy, DNP, APRN, FAHA, Rush University College of Nursing, Chicago, IL
8:45Challenging and Mysterious Dysrhythmias
 Presenter: Barbara J. Drew, RN, PhD, FAAN, FAHA, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Moderator: Rose Shaffer, RN, MSN, CRNP, CCRN, FAHA, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
9:30Is The Warfarin Era Over: New Antithrombotic Agents
 Presenter: Robert Page, PharmD, MSPH, FCCP, FASHP, FASCP, FAHA, BCPS, CGP, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO
Moderator: Nancy Albert, RN, PhD, CCNS, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, FCCM, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
10:15Refreshment Break
10:45Palliative Care and End of Life Issues: A Case Based Approach
 Presenter: Deborah Lynn Wiegand, RN, PhD, FAHA, FAAN, University of Maryland School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD
Moderator: Deborah Klein, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CCRN, FAHA, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
11:30Sleep Apnea and CVD: Who's at Risk, What are the Consequences, Who To Screen
 Presenter: Robin Trupp, PhD, ARNP-BC, CHFN, FAHA, Society of Chest Pain Centers, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Moderator: Leslie Kern, RN, PhD, FAHA, Cardiovascular Nurse Researcher/Consultant, Seal Beach, CA
12:15Networking Lunch - Taking Care of Yourself: Strategies to Promote Your Optimal Cardiovascular Health
 Presenter: Nancy Houston Miller, RN, BSN, FAHA, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA
Moderator: Anna Gawlinski, RN, DNSc, FAAN, FAHA, Chair, Program Planning Committee; Ronald Regan, UCLA Medical Center and UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA
1:45Update on the Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Peripheral Vascular Disease
 Presenter: Eileen Walsh, PhD, APRN, CVN Jobst Vascular Center, Toledo, OH
Moderator: Rose Shaffer, RN, MSN, CRNP, CCRN, FAHA, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
2:30Obesity, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease: The Triple Treatment
 Presenter: Terri L. Hernandez, PhD, RN, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO
Moderator: Robin Trupp, PhD, ARNP-BC, CHFN, FAHA, Society of Chest Pain Centers, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
3:15Refreshment Break
3:45Treating Hypertension in 2012
 Presenter: Christian W. Mende, MD, FACP, FACN, FASN, FASH, University of California San Diego, LA Jolla, CA
Moderator: Anna Gawlinski, RN, DNSc, FAAN, FAHA, Chair, Program Planning Committee; Ronald Regan, UCLA Medical Center and UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA
4:30Adjourn

Learning Objectives:
After completing this program, participants will be able to:
  1. Increase their adherence to evidence-based practices in nursing care for cardiovascular patients. (competence, practice)
  2. Identify specific evidence-based strategies to optimize clinical outcomes in select cardiovascular conditions. (knowledge, competence)
  3. Apply critical thinking skills in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of complex cardiovascular patients through analysis of case studies. (competence, practice)
  4. Identify and critically discuss key clinical trials and guidelines in the area of cardiovascular medicine that were released in the past year and their potential implications for clinical practice. (knowledge, competence)
  5. Discuss the importance of palliative care for end-stage heart failure patients and on opportunities to integrate upstream palliative care into their patient care plans.
  6. Describe the ramifications of the obesity epidemic for cardiovascular nurses and on evidence-based approaches to prevent or reduce obesity in their patients.
  7. Identify opportunities to improve the care of elderly patients who have cardiovascular diseases.
  8. Discuss the components of transitional care, adverse outcomes associated with poor transitional care, and opportunities to improve transitional care in the inpatient and outpatient settings.

Program Committee:

The American Heart Association is grateful to the members of the Cardiovascular nd Stroke Nursing Clinical Symposium Program Committee for their dedication and leadership in the organization of the program.

SS11 Anna-Gawlinski ImageChair
Anna Gawlinski, RN, DNSc, FAAN, FAHA

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center & UCLA School of Nursing
Los Angeles, CA




 

  • Nancy Albert, PhD, CCNS, CCRN, NE-BC, FAHA, FCCM, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Sarah E. Frewin, MSN, RN, CCNS, PCCN, CHFN, Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL
  • Leslie S. Kern, RN, PhD, FAHA, Cardiovascular Nurse Researcher/Consultant, Seal Beach, CA
  • Deborah G. Klein, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, CCRN, FAHA, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Barbara Leeper, MN, RN, CNS M-S, CCRN, FAHA, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Marcia Murphy, DNP, APN-ANP, FAHA, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Sara C. Paul, DNP, FNP, FAHA, Western Piedmont Heart Centers, Hickory, NC
  • Rose Shaffer, RN, MSN, CRNP, CCRN, FAHA, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Robin Trupp, PhD, ACNP-BC, CHFN, FAHA, Tampa, FL