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Colorado Rocky Mountain Chapter of NAPNAP

9th Annual Pediatric Advanced Practice Conference

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora
13123 East 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Monday, February 4, 2019 at 8:00am MT - Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at 5:00pm MT

13123 East 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045



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Agenda & Outcomes

Monday, February 4, 2019
7:15    Registration / continental breakfast / visit exhibits

7:55    Announcements / Introductions
8:00    Welcome
   Daniel Hyman, MD, MMM,
                  Chief Medical and Patient Safety Officer
                  Children's Hospital Colorado

8:10    Opening Keynote 
Forecasting the Futures of Health Care: General Trends and Challenges

     Jeffrey C. Bauer, PhD, LLC

9:10   Break – visit exhibits

9:25   Panel presentation - Pain Management in Pediatrics
            9:25      Acute Pain Management

              Teresa Reyburn-Orne, MSN, RN-BC, PPCNP-BC/CPNP-AC, AP-PMN

            10:10    Medical Cannabis: Is there a role in pediatric pain?
                         Kari Franson, PharmD, PhD, BPP
            10:55    Opioid Use and Abuse in Children/Adolescents
                          Sharon K. Wrona, DNP, RN-BC, PNP, PMHS, AP-PMN
    11:40     Q & A 

12:00    Lunch (provided) / visit exhibits

12:45    Adolescent Suicide Prevention:  Clinical pathway guidelines and available resources
              Lillian Risch, MSW, LCSW

1:45       Seizures in the Pediatric Patient:  How to recognize, treat and when to refer 
      Mona Jacobson, CPNP-PC

2:45       Break / visit exhibits

3:00       Annual Margi Morse Award

3:15       Updates in Autism Spectrum Disorders: Screening and Parental Concerns

   Elizabeth Coan, PsyD

4:15      Evaluation and Wrap-up

4:30      Adjourn

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
7:30    Registration / continental breakfast

7:55    Welcome

8:00    Cardiac Presentations in the Young Infant
           Suzanne Cota, MSN, RN, CPNP-AC/PC

8:45    Sports Physicals for Adolescents: Dysrhythmias and a Whole Lot More
           Christopher M. Rausch, MD

9:30     Treat it or refer it?  Outpatient pediatric burn care
             Ashley Banks, BSN, RN

10:15    Break

10:30   Cutaneous Manifestations of Viral Infections
            Peggy Vernon, RN, MA, C-PNP, DCNP, FAANP

11:15   Common Pediatric Gastroenterology Conditions
            Sandy Dudley, BBA, MS, PA-C

12:00   Pick up lunch and go to closing keynote

12:15   Closing Keynote: 
Advanced Practitioners: Keys to Successful Futures
                Jeffrey C. Bauer, PhD, LLC

1:15     Evaluation & Wrap-up of Conference
            OR Break for those continuing in workshops

1:45 - 5:00    Optional Concurrent Workshops ($55-$60 additional fee) –  choose one

            Workshop 1: Preceptor Workshop:  Tools for Effective Teaching
            (Limited availability)
                      Stacey A. Seggelke, DNP, APRN, ACNS-BC, BC-ADM, CDE
                      Melissa Widener, MPAS, PA-C
                      Sarah Pihl, MSN, RN, CPNP-AC

            Workshop 2: Suturing
(Limited availability)
                       Peggy Walsh PA-C 

    Workshop 3: Pharmacology Updates
                   2:00    Management of Acute Respiratory Infections in Ambulatory Care 
                                   Ann-Christine Nyquist, MD, MSPH
                   3:00    Seizure Medications
                           Mona Jacobson, CPNP-PC
                 4:00    ADHD Medications
                                  Sandra Friedman, MD, MPH/MSPH

5:00      Evaluation & Wrap-up for Concurrent Workshops/Adjourn

Learner Outcomes
Upon completion of this conference participants should be able to:
Provide evidence of increased knowledge by stating at least one intended practice change related to primary care of the pediatric patient in several of the following pediatric arenas: 

  1. The future of healthcare – trends, challenges and impact of advanced practice providers
  2. Pain management issues in pediatrics
  3. Clinical guidelines for prevention of suicide in adolescents
  4. Seizures in primary care
  5. Autism spectrum disorders and how to screen
  6. Cardiac presentation in infancy
  7. Cardiac  assessment in sports physicals
  8. Primary care for the child recovering from a burn
  9. Cutaneous presentations in viral infections
  10. Common GI conditions commonly seen in primary care
  11. Precepting advanced practice students
  12. Basic suturing
  13. Best practice medication use related to:
    • Acute respiratory infections
    • Seizures
    • ADHD management

Interested In Attending This Event?