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Nursing Presentations 2009-2010

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  • JoAnn Nieves-8th International Conference of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society, held in Miami Beach, FL – December 10, 2010
    o Podium presentation—Management of Pulmonary Hypertension in the Postoperative Patient
    o Moderator-Advanced Practice Nurses in the ICU: Challenges and Opportunities

  • Nieves, J., Elixson, E.., Staveski, S., Strawn, J., Smith, C., Wang, Y., King, E., & Uzark, K. Stress and uncertainty as perceived by parents of infants discharged following the Norwood Operation.  Oral presentation accepted at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, to be held November 17, 2010, in Chicago, IL.

  • Salvaggio, J., Torres, M., Rusinowski, L., Tyler, C., Gonzalez, I., Tablante, M., Burke, R., Hannan, R., Dine, A., & Tirotta, C. Improving pain control in pediatric cardiac surgery: Adding continuous local anesthetic infusion. Oral presentation at the 4th Annual South Florida Research Consortium Conference to be held on October 22, 2010, Miami, FL.

  • Whyte, J., Jones, A., Arias, A., Latorre, A., Yuhico, M., Tellez, G., Monzon, V., & Ernst, M. Decreasing stress in parents of children hospitalized in the cardiac intensive care unit has been accepted as a poster presentation at the  2011 Society for Pediatric Nursing (SPN) Annual Convention to be held March 31 - April 3, 2010 in Las Vegas, N.V

  • Ortega, E. & Gonzalez, I. (2010, Feburary). Bugs be gone: Reducing catheter associated blood stream infections. Annual Florida Magnet Nursing Research Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Naples, FL.

  • Ortega, E. & Gonzalez, M. (2010, Feburary). Hyperbilirubinemia: Eliminating the incidence of kernicterus. Annual Florida Magnet Nursing Research Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Naples, FL.

  • Sanchez, N., Soto, M., Cunill-De Sautu, B., Mestre, M., Rodriguez, A. (2010, Feburary). Applying LEAN initiatives to inpatient rounds to improve the discharge process. Annual Florida Magnet Nursing Research Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Naples, FL.


  • Tahmooressi, J., Mayers, R., Villa, H., & Sinclair, K. (2010, Feburary). Applying LEAN methodology in ambulatory care to improve patient satisfaction and departmental efficiency. Annual Florida Magnet Nursing Research Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Naples, FL.


  • Diana-Zerpa-J. (2010, March) Hirshsprung’s Disease. American PeriOperative Nurses Association (AORN) Annual Congress, Denver, CO.

  • Pasaron, R. (2010, May). Netiquette--Professional Communication: What Ms. Manners Didn't Teach Us!. 19th Annual American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association Scientific Meeting , Orlando, FL.


  • Pasaron, R. (2010, May). APSNA promotes magnetism: The Miami-Puerto Rico partnership integration experience. 19th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association, Orlando, FL.


  • Hill-Rodriguez, D. (2010, July). Clinical Evidence in Practice: The Humpty Dumpty Falls Risk Assessment Tool for Pediatrics. 2010 Army Clinical Outcomes Program Conference, San Antonio, TX.


  • Hill-Rodriguez, D. & CHCA Colleagues. (2010, July). A Closer Look at Pediatric Falls. 21st International Research Congress, Global Diversity through Research, Education and Evidence-Based Practice, Sigma Theta Tau International, Orlando, FL.


  • Stylianos, S., Velis, E., Triana, J., Diana-Zerpa, J., Pasaron, R., Stylianos, V., Malvezzi, L., Knight, C., & Burnwell, C. (2010, July). Treatment of suspected acute perforated appendicitis with antibiotics and interval appendectomy. British Association of Pediatric Surgeons Conference, Aberdeen, Scotland.


  • Burke, M., & Sotto, I. (2010, September). Home medication administration tools for documentation. Poster Presentation, Children’s Oncology Group Annual Meeting, Dallas, TX.


  • Lopez-Fernandez, L., Leblanc, C., Gonzalez, I., Hill-Rodriguez, D., Burke, M., Ortega, E., Roberts, K., & Whyte, J. (2010, September). The effect of heparin dosing on the occlusion rates of children with central lines. SFONE Best in Class, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.


  • Wood, B., Gonzalez, J., & Domina, C., (2010, October). Resource Management (CRM) in Driving an Error-free Culture, 42nd NACHRI Annual Leadership Conference, Minneapolis, MN.


  • Diana-Zerpa, J. (2010, October). Caring:  A Model for Nursing Practice.  It is a nice talk about Jean Watson’s caring theory and putting it to practice.   The Cutting Edge Conference, Chapel Hill, NC.


  • Gonzalez, J. (2010, October). Partnerships in Disaster Relief: Lessons Learned from Tragedy and Triumph. 42nd NACHRI Annual Leadership Conference, Minneapolis, MN.


  • Hernandez, Y., Dyer, J.G., & Kendroza, S. (2010, October). Reducing seclusions at emergency PRN medications through Collaborative Problem Solving in an inpatient children and adolescent psychiatric unit: Phase 1 - Implementation of the intervention. 4th Annual South Florida Research Consortium Conference, Miami, FL.


  • Lopez-Fernandez, L., Leblanc, C., Gonzalez, I., Hill-Rodriguez, D., Burke, M., Ortega, E., Roberts, K., & Whyte, J. (2010, October). The effect of heparin dosing on the occlusion rates of children with central lines. 4th Annual South Florida Research Consortium Conference, Miami, FL.


  • Hernandez, L.M. (2010, October).  Giving VACC: A joint faculty's creative approach to teaching and learning. 4th Annual South Florida Research Consortium Conference, Miami, FL.


  • Salvaggio, J., Torres, M., Rusinowski, L., Tyler, C., Gonzalez, I., Tablante, M., Burke, R., Hannan, R., Dine, A., & Tirotta, C. (2010, October). Improving pain control in pediatric cardiac surgery: Adding continuous local anesthetic infusion. 4th Annual South Florida Research Consortium Conference, Miami, FL.


  • Dean, P. (2010, November). Challenges for the child and family, Podium Presentation, 8th Annual Pediatric Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Conference, Miami Beach, FL.


  • Dean, P. (2010, December). Paving the way to epilepsy specialty in nursing certification, Program Presentation (in conjunction with Clinical Nursing SIG), American Epilepsy Society Annual, San Antonio, TX.


 
Year 2009 Presentations

 

  • Ernst, M., Emerick, D., Sarno, S., Rojas, S., & Dyer, J. (2009, February). Reducing Cumulative Trauma: Nursing Interventions to Decrease Cardiac Morbidity.  Cardiology 2009, Atlantis Paradise Island, Bahamas.

  • Nieves, J. (2009, February) Safely Transitioning the FRAGILE NEONATE to a Home Environment by Utilizing a Focused Neonatal Outpatient Clinic. Paper presented at Cardiology 2009 – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas. 

  • Nieves, J. (2009, February). Management and Diagnosis of Life Threatening Pulmonary Hypertension in the Pediatric Post-Operative Cardiac Surgery Patient.  Paper presented at Cardiology 2009 – Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas. 

  • Dyer, J. (2009, February). Research Committees Functions and Outcomes. Paper presented at the 6th Annual Magnet Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Orlando, FL.

  • Hill-Rodriguez, D. (2009, February). Utilization of national Databases as Drivers for Shared Governance Initiatives: A Pediatric Evidence Based Practice Perspective. Paper presented at the 6th Annual Florida Magnet, Conference: Research at the Point of Care, Orlando, FL.

  • Gonzalez, J. (2009, March) Patient/Family Directed Care drives Key National Patient Safety Initiative: Squeaky Clean. Poster presented at National Institute for Children’s Healthcare Quality (NICHQ), Grapevine, TX. Winner of the National Poster Award for Patient Safety by NICHQ

  • Mora, D. (2009, March). Impact of a Web-Based Education Program on Parents/Guardians Understanding and Comfort Level of Their Child's Surgical Procedure.  Paper presented at the 56th Annual Congress of the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN), Chicago, IL

  • Gonzalez, J. (2009, June). Nurse staffing: Critical link to patient and staff outcomes. Presented at the Florida Hospital Association, ICAN Leadership Meeting, Orlando, FL.

  • Tahmooressi, J. (2009, April). Vision to Reality- Achieving Zero Medication Errors. Poster presented at the Society for Pediatric Nursing Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.

  • Wood, B. (2009, May).  Rapid Response Teams and Pediatric Early Warning Systems. Paper presented at the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives Conference on Evidence Based Innovations in Patient and Staff Safety, Gainesville, FL

  • Pasaron, R. (2009, May). Esophageal Motility Disorders: Nursing Implications and Quality of Life.  Poster presented at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pediatric Surgical Nurses Association, San Juan, PR

  • Gonzalez, J., & Martin, K. (2009, August). Children and Families Direct Care by Getting Squeaky Clean.  Paper presented at the 4th International Conference of Family and Patient Centered Care, Philadelphia, PA

  • Bowen, J., Quattrocchi, J. & Burke, M. (2009, September). Implementing the Pediatric Early Warning System (PEWS) on a Pediatric Oncology Unit. Poster presented at the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse's 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibit, Orlando, FL.

  • Burke, M. (2009, September). Innovations in Chemotherapy Education: Resources for Staff Nurses. Poster presented at the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse's 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibit, Orlando, FL.

  • Del-Favero, D. & Burke, M. (2009, September). Successful Mentorship of the 'My Space' Generation Nurses. Poster presented at the Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse's 33rd Annual Conference and Exhibit, Orlando, F

  • Garlesky, C. (2009, September). A Review of Abdominal Wall Pain Syndrome in One Pediatric Hospital. Poster presented at the American Society for Pain Management Nursing Conference, Jacksonville, F

  • Nieves, J. (2009, September) History of Congenital Heart Disease. Paper presented at the Southeast Pediatric Cardiology, New Orleans, LA

  • Nieves, J. (2009, September). Adult Congenital Heart Disease in Pediatric Facilities.  Paper presented at the Southeast Pediatric Cardiology, New Orleans, LA

  • Scheflow, A., Casablanca, A., & Dyer, J. (2009, October). A Small Group Changes the Practice of Many: Spreading the Word on Evidence-Based Practice. Paper presented at the ANCC National Magnet Conference: Inspiring Innovations, Achieving Outcomes, Louisville, KY

  • Gonzalez, J. (2009, November). CNO Panel: Leading in turbulent economic times: Lessons learned by chief nursing officers. Panel discussant at Florida Organization of Nurse Executives Annual Meeting, Clearwater, FL

  • Salani, D. (2009, November). Oncologic emergencies: Conditions that bring Children with Cancer to the Intensive Care Setting. Paper presented at the 25th Annual Pediatric Critical Care Nursing Conference, Nashville, TN.

  • Salani, D. (2009, November).Therapeutic advances in sickle cell disease in children. Paper presented at the 25th Annual Pediatric Critical Care Nursing Conference, Nashville, TN.
 
 

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