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Thursday, April 25, 2019
Workshop 1: Mastering the Skills of Appraising Research Evidence: What Do We Know about Transitioning Our Endocrinology Patients from Pediatric to Adult Care? Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN; Sharron Close, PhD, MS, CPNP-PC, FAAN and Carol Howe, PhD, RN, CDE
Most handouts will be provided on-site for this workshop.
Friday, April 26, 2019
Opening Keynote: Sugar Surfing Concepts (Part 1); Stephen Ponder, MD, FAAP, CDE
Concurrent Session 1A: Endocrine Case Studies
Concurrent Session 2B: Coding and Billing: The Link between Documentation and Reimbursement Potential
; Marianne Buzby, MSN, CPNP-PC
Concurrent Session 3A: The Treatment of Pediatric Obesity: Beyond Lifestyle Modifications
; Eric Bomberg, MD
Concurrent Session 3B: How to Deliver a Successful Presentation
; Craig Alter, MD and Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN
Concurrent Session 3C: The Evolution of Diabetes Management: Where We've Been, Where We Are, and Where We Are Going; Rebecca Crespi, BA, RN, MSN, CPNP, CDE
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Concurrent Session 5B:
Diabetes Case Studies
Concurrent Session 5C: Writing for Publication
; Cecily Betz, PhD, RN, FAAN and Maureen Dever, MSN, CRNP, PPCNP-BC, CDE
Concurrent Session 6A: Endocrine Case Studies:
Concurrent Session 6B: Screening for Depression and Eating Disorders in Youth with Diabetes; Maureen Dever, MSN, CRNP, PPCNP-BC, CDE and Trish Lieberman, MS, RD, LDN, CDE
Concurrent Session 6C: Prader-Willi Syndrome Choking Prevention and Education: A Practice Change; Amy Moffett, MSN, RN, CPNP and Kathryn Anglin, MSN, BSN, RN
Sunday, April 28, 2019
General Session 7:
Resiliency in Nursing: Exploring Intimate Spaces of Caring
; Shari Liesch, APNPGeneral Session 8:
Research Oral Presentations
General Session 9: Osteoporosis in Children: Causes, Workup, and Treatment; Kevin Lewis, DNP, ARNP
Thank you to our 2019 Conference Sponsors