Podium and Poster Presentations and Published Work

Dell Children’s Medical Center

Podium Presentations

Kelly Gettig, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC – SFPS Mid Levels – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Abusive Head Trauma in Children – what every provider should know. 3/17/2017, Challenges in Pediatric Snake Envenomation. 5/31/17, CHAT annual conference – Abusive Head Trauma in Children – what every provider should know. 10/2017

Katherine Dillon, BSN, RN, CPN – Pulmonary Services Program – RN Lead – Clinic – The importance of integrating inpatient and outpatient with complex patients

Terrie Hairston, MS, BC-RN, FACHE – Network Nursing Education – Edu-Ntwk Nursing Manager RN – Clinical Leadership Program

Monica Smith, BSN, RN, CCRN – Pediatric ICU Unit 001 – RN IV – Keeping PICU Open: How Everyone Learns from Everyone’s Mistakes

Julia Weeks, MSN, RN – Childrens Health Express – Project Coordinator RN – Telling a Community School Story through Data

Michael Svoboda, CPNP, MSN, RN – Pedi DCMC Midlevel – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Medical Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse

Kim Wirth, BSN, RN – OR Support Services 001 – RN IV – Patient and Family Centered Care

Cassandra Moffitt, MSN, RN, CDE – School Programs 001 – Edu-Clinical RN-AISD – Success in School with Diabetes

Christi Dodd, BSN, RN – Pulmonary Services Program – RN Lead – Clinic – IMPROVING THE NUMBER OF QUANTITY NOT SUFFICIENT (QNS) SPECIMENS IN PEDIATRIC CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF) PATIENTS’ SWEAT CHLORIDE TESTING

Shannon Metcalfe, BSN, RN, SANE-CP/CA – ER Department Pediatrics 001 – Nursing Department Supervisor – Pediatric Sexual Assault

DeAnna Gillespie, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN – ER Department Pediatrics 001 – RN IV – Pediatric Readiness: Lessons Learned was presented 5/31/2017 at the Austin Trauma Conference and I Want a New Drug was presented 10/27/2017 at the CHAT conference

Katie Papachristou, MSN, RN, CPN – Nursing Administration 001 – Project Coordinator RN Senior – AvaSys use in a pediatric facility

Kelsi Kliment, BSN, RN, CPN – 3C General Peds – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN – The Importance of Integrating Inpatient and Outpatient Settings with Complex Patients

Amanda Thompson, BSN, RN, CCRN – Pediatric ICU Unit 001 – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN – Keeping PICU Open: How Everyone Learns from Everyone’s Mistakes

Lisa Nichols, BSN, RN, CCRN – Trauma Services 001 – Manager-Nursing (out-patient) – Tips for Survival–Long Term Experience TPM and TMD (Presented with Dr. Nilda Garcia), also served as a Moderator of a session with topics related to pediatric trauma care delivery and post traumatic stress

Martha Danton, BSN, RN, CPN – Trauma Services 001 – Trauma Nurse PI Coordinator RN – A Case Study in Pediatric Trauma Process Improvement

Poster Presentations

Kelli Heneghan, BSN, RN, CPN – Pulmonary Services Program – RN Lead – Clinic – IMPROVING THE NUMBER OF ADULT PATIENTS WHO HAVE A CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF) CLINIC APPOINTMENT AT LEAST FOUR TIMES PER YEAR TO IMPROVE PATIENT OUTCOMES

Patty Click Cervenka, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Certified Black Belt in Six Sigma Methodology – Total Quality Management 001 – Site Quality Coordinator III – Dexamethasone Associated with Significantly Shorter Length of Hospital Stay Compared to a Prednisolone Based Regimen in Pediatric Patients with Mild-Moderate Acute Asthma Exacerbations.

Christi Dodd, BSN, RN – Pulmonary Services Program – RN Lead – Clinic – IMPROVING THE NUMBER OF QUANTITY NOT SUFFICIENT (QNS) SPECIMENS IN PEDIATRIC CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF) PATIENTS’ SWEAT CHLORIDE TESTING

Loree LaChance, MHA, MSN, RN, NCSN – School Programs 001 – Dir-Nursing C – School Nurse Retention: Why Perceptions Matter

Published Articles

Miriam Jackson, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC – DCMG Section Epilepsy – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Seizure Control and Quality of Life in Children with Epilepsy after Vagus Nerve Stimulator Placement, Corpus Callosotomy, or Ketogenic Diet Initiation – Austin Expecting website, Abstract at American Epilepsy Society

Ariel Conners, RN, CPN – ER Department Pediatrics 001 – Registered Nurse – The Nurse’s Role in Exploring Organ Donation with Families of Pediatric Patients: An Evidence-Based Approach – American Nurse Today

Yuridia Barrera, MSN, RN – 4N Hem Onc – RN I – A Pilot to Improve Self-management of Diabetes in Persons Living with HIV – Western Journal of Nursing Research

Dell Ascension Seton Medical Center

Podium Presentations

Laura Bonavita, BSN, RN – Trauma Services 001 – Trauma Nurse PI Coordinator RN – VTE Prophylaxis

Phyllis Barron, BSN, MSN, MSHP, RN, APRN, FNPC, CCRN-K – DSRIP Palliative Care – APRN With Rx Palliative Care – Palliative Care: Basics and Beyond

Jonathan Hecht, MSN RN ACNS-BC CCRN CNRN – Nursing Administration 001 – Advanced Practice Supervisor – Effectiveness of a Prevention Bundle to Reduce Catheter-Associated UTI in Trauma Patients

Agatha Osuji, BSN, RN – 4th Floor West Tower – Registered Nurse – Herpes Simplex Presentation

Michelle Ogorzalek, BSN, RN, CNOR – Surgery 001 – Registered Nurse – The Transgender Patient

Poster Presentations

Christopher Nguyen, BSN, RN – Intensive Care Unit 001 – RN I – Improving Access: The Role of Education in Children’s Oral Health in the Corpus Christi Area

Published Articles

Roberta Deutsch, MSN, RN, CRNI, VA-BC – Nursing Administration 002 – RN PICC Senior – Finding Hope in the Midst of a Death Sentence – Journal of Christian Nursing

Jonathan Hecht, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN, CNRN – Nursing Administration 001 – Advanced Practice Supervisor – Effectiveness of a bundled approach to reduce urinary catheters and infection rates in trauma patients – Journal of Infection Control

Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin

Podium Presentations

Mark Livsey, MSN, APRN-BC – Emergency Department 001 – Registered Nurse – Passing the NCLEX

Katherine Kaut, RN, MSN, APRN-BC, CNRN – SBSI Administration – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Posterior Stroke Syndromes Second presentation: 9/1/17. Full day symposium on Stroke Nurse Certification Review Course

Melissa Wilt, BSN, RN – Surgery 001 – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN – Leadership & Teamwork – Elements of a Successful Robotic Program

Poster Presentations

Deborah Vance, MSN, RN – Neonatal ICU Unit 001 – RN V – Retrospective Study for the Development of the Ascension Seton Infant Skin Risk Assessment tool

Travis Van Dinh, BSN, RN, CCRN-CSC – Intensive Care Unit 001 – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN – Managing the Hypercoagulable ECLS Patient

Davika Reid, MSN-PH, RN – Neonatal ICU Unit 001 – Registered Nurse – Disparities in Infant Mortality among Full-Term African-American Infants: A Literature Review

Larissa Alberson, MSN, RN – Intensive Care Unit 001 – Registered Nurse – Beyond Job Satisfaction…Joyful Moments in Undergraduate Teaching

Michael Gaber, RN, CCN – Intensive Care Unit 001 – RN III – Managing the Hypercoagulable ECLS Patient

Adrienne Brenner, RN – Intensive Care Unit 001 – Registered Nurse – Reducing Falls by Addressing Polypharmacy

Donna Willemsen, BSN, RN, CWS, CWOCN, CFCN – Wound Care 001 – WOC Nurse – Helping to Save Limbs–One Total Contact Cast at a Time, Dehydrated human amnion/chorion membrane–It’s for Healing

Ascension Seton Medical Center Hays

Podium Presentations

Michael Oliva, RN – Cardiac Cath Labs Anc 001 – Registered Nurse – Cardiac Cath lab – What do we do

Poster Presentations

Michael Oliva, RN – Cardiac Cath Labs Anc 001 – Registered Nurse – What is the Cath Lab – a discussion of what we do to help the community understand what we have to offer.

Ascension Seton Medical Center Williamson

Podium Presentations

Janet Groner, BSN, RN, CNOR – Surgery 001 – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN – Malignant Hyperthermia (MH) Critical Intervention Record

Poster Presentations

Laila Delos Reyes, RN, BSN – Intensive Care Unit – Nursing Shift Supervisor RN

Alissa Gray, BSN, RN – Intensive Care Unit – RN I – Beating the Baby Blues: The Effects of Exercise in Post Partum Depression

Published Articles

Annette Bassett, RN-BSN – Surgery Recovery Room 001 – RN IV – The Role of Self-Care in Heart Failure – MED-SURG nursing

Ascension Seton Northwest Hospital

Podium Presentations

Angie Payne, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC – DCMG Children Chest Admin 004 – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Opioid Dependency: Challenges in Managing Cystic Fibrosis Patients with Addiction

Poster Presentations

Published Articles

Martin Lewis, RN – Emergency Department 001 – RN IV – Importance of cleaning stethoscopes – BNE nursing journal

Ascension Seton Shoal Creek Hospital

Poster Presentations

Erika Sells, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC – Nursing Administration 001 – APRN W Rx Dir Pt Care-Off-Shft – Characteristics of Readmitted Patients in Acute Psychiatric Care Across the Lifespan

Ascension Seton Smithville Regional Hospital

Podium Presentations

Tammi Holland, RN SANE CA/CP – Case Management 001 – Case Manager RN – SANE and what they do

5555 North Lamar Building

Poster Presentations

Carmencita Esteve, BSN, RN, CCM – CC Inpatient Care Delivery – Clinical Nurse Navigator RN – Care Transition/Readmissions Prevention: Unit RN Follow-Up Calls to Discharged Patients

Chevy Chase Building

Poster Presentations

Darlene Wilson, MSN, RN – Nurse Staffing 001 – SPS RN B PRN – Mapping out understanding using concept maps

Clinical Education Center at Brackenridge

Podium Presentations

Katie Volkers, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CNRN – SBSI NeuroSurgery Mid Levels – APRN W Rx Dir Pt Care-Off-Shft – Stroke Anatomy and Physiology, Medications in Stroke, Brain Tumor Lecture for Neuroscience ICU nurses conference, Neurotrauma lecture for critical care nurse residents conference

Laura Winslett, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CNRN, CNOR – SBSI NeuroSurgery Mid Levels – APRN W Rx Dir Pt Care-Off-Shft – Brain Tumors, Spinal Surgical procedures, SAH

Poster Presentations

Carol Grinnell, MSN, RN, CNS, DWC, CSD – CC DSRIP Outpatient Care – Clinical Nurse Navigator RN – Awareness of Mild Cognitive Impairment in patients with chronic disease

Elizabeth Polinard, PhD, RN – Network Nursing Education – Edu-Clinical Ntwk RN – Preserving the Passion of New RNs: Retention Strategies and Image Issues

Tiffany Ricks, PhD, RN – Administration 001 – Research Specialist RN-Network – PATIENT CENTERED STRATEGIES TO REDUCE AVOIDABLE READMISSIONS

Christina McElvogue, BSN, RN – Network Nursing Education – Edu-Clinical RN – Simulation Enhanced ACLS Megacode to Improve Code Performance and Sequencing

Published Articles

Chipo Ndlovu, PhD, RN-BC – RN Residency – Edu-Ntwk Nursing Manager RN – The Appraisal of Nursing Practice: Instrument Development and Initial Testing – Journal of Nursing Administration

Ascension Seton Administrative Offices

Podium Presentations

Nancy Mastronardi, MSN, RN, CPHQ – Administration 014 – Ntwrk Nursing Practice Manager – The Price of Silence: The impact of ignoring incivility, lateral violence and bullying in the professional practice environment.

Patricia Hamilton-Solum, PhD, RN, IBCLC – CC Network Relations 001 – RN-Transition Care – Development, implementation and highlights of unexpected outcomes of an introductory clinical simulation maternity practicum experience for nursing students

LaTashia Kiel, MSN, RN, CEN – CC Transfer Center – House Supervisor RN – Kiel Colon Cancer

Debra Rowell, BSN, RN – Magnet Program 001 – Project Coord Lead RN – Ntwk – Engaging and Catalyzing Emerging Leaders: Crossing the Bridge from (Bedside) Nurse to Nurse Leader

Laura Kidd, MSN, RN – Administration 014 – Ntwrk Nursing Practice Manager – Texas Politics and Advocacy Training Making a Difference One By One, Creating Change Together

Poster Presentations

Elizabeth Bustamante, BSN, RN – CC Inpatient Care Delivery – Manager-Nursing (in-patient) – Care Transition/Readmissions Prevention: Unit RN Follow-Up Calls to Discharged Patients, Care Transition/Readmissions Prevention: RN Navigator & Pharmacist Patient Consults

Lynne Andrus, PhD, RN, CEN – CC Inpatient Care Delivery – RN-Call Center – Care Transition/Readmissions Prevention: Unit RN Follow-Up Calls to Discharged Patients, Care Transition/Readmissions Prevention: RN Navigator & Pharmacist Patient Consults

Published Articles

Kimberly Lewis, MSN, RN – Finance Admin 005 – Research Specialist RN-Network – Sociocultural Considerations in Juvenile Arthritis: A Systematic Review – Journal of Pediatric Nursing,
Searching for evidence of an anti-inflammatory diet in children: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials for pediatric obesity interventions with a focus on leptin, ghrelin, and adiponectin – Biological Research for Nursing

Ascension Seton Family of Doctors Westlake

Podium Presentations

Sarah Felderhoff, MSN, APRN, FNP-C – SFOD Westlake – APRN With Rx Dir Pt Care-Pndg

Strictly Pediatrics Medical Office Building

Podium Presentations

Holly Kubaney, MSN, PPCNP-BC, CPHON – SFC Hem Onc DCMC Support – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Expanding your mental health toolkit: innovative approaches to caring for pediatric hematology/oncology patients (presenting with Puja Patel, PhD and Megan White, MD)

Emily Croce, RN-CPNP – SFC DERM – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Pediatric Dermatology Basics, Pediatric and Adolescent Acne

Althea Wasson, MSN, RN – Research Support Services – Clinical Program Coord RN NPHO – Development of a Real Time Quality Indicator Assessment in the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit.

Elizabeth Vasquez, RN, MSN, FNP BC – Palliative Care 001 – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Pediatric Palliative Care

Sally Monahan, DNP, CPNP – DCMG Section Epilepsy – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – PNES: How do we influence the prognosis?

Poster Presentations

Michelle McCartney, MSN, RN, PNP-C – DCMG Section Epilepsy – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Seizure Control and Quality of Life in Children with Epilepsy after Vagus Nerve Stimulator Placement, Corpus Callosotomy, or Ketogenic Diet Initiation

Published Articles

Emily Croce, RN-CPNP – SFC DERM – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Efficacy and Patient Opinion of Wet Wrap Dressings using 0.1% Triamcinolone Ointment versus Cream in the Treatment of Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis: a randomized split-body control study – Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Rachel Quick, RN, MSN, CNS – Research Pediatric 006 – Research Study Coord RN – Decreasing Exposure to Radiation, Surgical Risk, and Costs for Pediatric Complicated Pneumonia: A Guideline Evaluation – Hospital Pediatrics, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology – Management of Rabies

Loa Borchert, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC – DCMG Pediatric Plastic Surgery – APRN With Rx Direct Pt Care – Diagnostic Yield of Routine Skull Radiographs in Infants With Deformational Plagiocephaly – The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal

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