Podium and Poster Presentations and Published Work

Dell Children’s Medical Center

Podium Presentations

Colleen Matzke, BSN, RN – Childrens Health Express – RN-Clinic – Region 12 Nursing Conference – Mobile Health

Kelly Gettig, MSN, APRN, CPNP-PC/AC – SFPS Mid Levels – Nurse Practioner – The Austin Chapter: National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (TANC) – Non-accidental Trauma : What Every Provider Should Know. Austin/Travis County EMS Educational Series – Challenges in Pediatric Snake Envenomation

Monica Smith, BSN, RN – Pediatric ICU Unit – Registered Nurse – Academy of Communication in Healthcare Research Forum – Parents as Teachers: A Novel Approach to Teaching Pediatric Residents the Art of Engaging in Difficult Conversations

Laurie Walden, BSN, RN, CPN – Ped MultiSpecialty Clinic – Registered Nurse – Region 12 Nursing Conference – Concussion Follow up Care

Christi Dodd, BSN, RN – Pulmonary Services Program – Registered Nurse – North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference – Reinventing Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Family Education Day with Technology

Kelly Pretorius, MPH, MSN, PNP-A/C & P/C, RN – SFPS Mid Levels – Nurse Practioner – Southern Nursing Research Society – Health insurance coverage and demographic influences of ED utilization among homeless youth in Texas and Ohio

Poster Presentations

Monica Smith, BSN, RN – Pediatric ICU – Registered Nurse – Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting – Parents as Teachers: A Novel Approach to Teaching Pediatric Residents the Art of Engaging in Difficult Conversations

Judith Randolph, BSN,RN,CPN – Medical Affairs Admin – Specialist-Clin Documentation – Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists National Convention – Pediatric Malnutrition Screening: A hospital based Quality Improvement Project

Christi Dodd, BSN, RN – Pulmonary Services Program – Registered Nurse – North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference – REINVENTING CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF) FAMILY EDUCATION DAY WITH TECHNOLOGY

Carol Marshall-Hanson, MSN, RN, CWON – Wound Care – RN-Wound Care – Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society 50th Annual Conference – 1) Utilizing a “Combo Cream” to Treat Severe Incontinence Associated Dermatitis (IAD) In Infant and Pediatric Populations 2) Utilizing a Manuka Honey infused hydrocolloid for Wound Healing in Infants and Children 3) Infant and Pediatric Patients With Peristomal Enzymatic Erosion Treated with Ceramide-Containing Moldable Barrier Rings.

Kelly Pretorius, MPH, MSN, PNP-A/C & P/C, RN – SFPS Mid Levels – Nurse Practitioner – Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research – Health insurance coverage and demographic influences of ED utilization among homeless youth in Texas and Ohio

Published Articles

Kelly Pretorius MPH, MSN, PNP-A/C & P/C, RN – SFPS Mid Levels – Nurse Practitioner – 1. Journal of Medical Internet Research: Pediatrics and Parenting (in press) – Pretorius, K., Mackert, M., & Wilcox, G. (2018). Sudden infant death syndrome and safe sleep on Twitter: Public perceptions and opinions to guide health promotion. – Comprehensive Child and Adolescent Nursing (in press) – Pretorius, K., & Rew, L. (2018). Sudden infant death syndrome: A global public health issue and nursing’s response. – Nursing Research. (in press) – Pretorius, K. et al. (2018). What bed size does a patient need? The relationship between body mass index and space required to turn in bed.

Dell Seton Medical Center

Podium Presentations

Joselyn Martin, BSN RN – 4th Floor W Tower – Clinical Nursing Manager – 2018 Austin Trauma and Critical Care Conference – The Fresh Post-Op Admission to the Surgical Ward

Amy Morgan, BSN, RN, CPHQ – Clinical Quality and Op Effec – Coordinator Quality & Patient Safety – Texas Hospital Association Critical Access Hospital Quality Improvement Workshop, Texas AIM Maternal Health Leadership Summit – Texas Hospital Association CAHQI Metrics Updates AND Texas AIM Leadership Summit- 5 Strategies to Manage Quality Improvement Projects

Leona Baxter, MSN, RN, PCCN –Intensive Care Unit – Registered Nurse – Sigma Theta Tau 2nd Biennial European Conference – A Novel, Low-cost Research Fellowship for RN retention and Scholarly Outcomes.

Susan Russell, BSN, RN, JD, CPAN, CAPA, FASPAN – Surgery Recovery Room – Registered Nurse – American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses Conference – Workplace Incivility: Is it happening in your unit or on your board?

Poster Presentations

Roberta Deutsch, MSN,RN,CRNI,VA-BC – Nursing Administration – Registered Nurse – Infusion Nurses Society – Using Antibiotic Lock Therapy to Prevent CLABSI: An Evidenced -based Practice Proposal

Published Articles

Jane Cassel, MSN, RN-C – Nursing Administration – Director of Nursing, Emergency Services – Hispanic Health Care International – Duzinski, S.V., Guevara, L.M., Barczyk, A., Garcia, N.M., Cassel, J.L., Lawson, K.A. (in press). Effectiveness of a Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma Prevention Program among Spanish-Speaking Mothers.

Caroline Burger, MSN, RN, CIC – Clinical Quality – Infection Preventionist – American Journal of Infection Control – Effectiveness of a bundled approach to reduce urinary catheters and infection rates in trauma patients

Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin

Podium Presentations

Donna Beecroft, MSN, RN, NE-BC – Nursing Administration – Chief Nursing Officer – Kaleidoscope 2018 – The 35th Annual Perinatal, Neonatal and Women’s Health Conference – Life, Death and Birth: A Collaborative Journey

Poster Presentations

Jeffery Bothof, BSN, RN – SMCA Nursing Education – RN-Educator – UT Research Symposium – Ponder the Pee: CAUTI Decision Tree Information Now

Mary Roche, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC – Nursing Administration – RN House Supervisor – UT System Kenneth I. Shine MD Academy for Health Science Education: Innovations in Healthcare Education – A Study of Joyful Experiences Teaching Undergraduate Nursing in Central Texas Baccalaureate Programs

Davika Reid, MSN, RN – Neonatal ICU Unit – Registered Nurse – Cultural Diversity and Inclusion Conference; Association of Community Health Nursing Educators Annual Institute – The theory of triadic influence is useful to guide individual health behavior decision making within the population health framework Soliciting supplemental state funding through legislative advocacy: Lessons learned from charitable clinics in Texas

Adam Blank, MSN, RN – SMCA 4 North Pulmonary – Registered Nurse – 5th Annual Cultural Inclusion Institute Conference – Adaptation of Practice Parameters for Cultural Competence in Health Care Education

Michael Gaber, RN, CCRN – Intensive Care Unit – Registered Nurse – National Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Conference – Distal Perfusion Monitoring in the Femorally Cannulated VA ECMO Patient

Kathryn Criner, BSN, RN – SMCA 4 South – Registered Nurse – The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School Pursuing Excellence Scholarly Research Symposium – Preventing Unneeded Urine Cultures and CAUTI Designations in Catheterized Patients

Donna Willemsen, BSN, RN, CWS, CWOCN, CFCN – Wound Care – RN-Wound Care – Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society 50th Annual Conference – A Novel Approach to Treating Coccygectomy Infections

Michael Perry, BSN, RN – Telemetry Unit – Registered Nurse – Georgetown Community Health Fair – A Wealth of Health, Basic Nutrition and Eating Healthy

Ascension Seton Hays

Podium Presentations

Rachel Hagen, BSN, RN, B.S. in Biology – Emergency Department – Registered Nurse – Austin Emergency Nurses Association Meeting – International Missions

Poster Presentations

Jason Yediares, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE, RN-BC, NE-BC – Telemetry Unit – Nursing Supervisor – St. David’s Center for Healthcare Policy and Research Conference – LGBT Concepts in Healthcare Eduation Investigating Discourse & Strategies

Ascension Seton Shoal Creek

Podium Presentations

Nancy Miller BSN RN MAHS – Adlt Psychiatry Nrsng Unit 004 – Registered Nurse – Community First Village Symposium – Use of Volunteers on Campus with the Chronically Homeless.

Ascension Clinical Education Center

Podium Presentations

Terrie Hairston, MS, BC-RN, FACHE – Network Nursing Education – TX Market Director, Clinical Professional Development – Children’s Hospitals Association of Texas – The Emerging Leader Program

Mary Whicker, DNP, RN-BC – CME MOC – Clinical Education Manager – Texas Medical Association CME (Continuing Medical Education) Annual Conference – Aligning your CME Provider Unit with Organizational Priorities

Laura Winslett, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CNRN, CNOR – SBSI NeuroSurgery Mid Levels – Nurse Practioner – Central Texas Chapter of American Association of Neuroscience Nurses – Neuro Imaging Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Poster Presentations

Elizabeth Polinard, PhD, RN – Network Nursing Education – Clinical Professional Development Consultant – Institute for Healthcare Improvement – Reducing Serious Safety Events in Perinatal Units: How a Nationally Recognized Leader in Perinatal Safety Failed and What Was Done to Reestablish an Exemplary Safety Record

Ascension Seton Administrative Offices

Podium Presentations

Kimberly Lewis, PhD Candidate, MSN, RN – Network Research – Coord-Research-Nursing – Sigma Theta Tau International European Biennial Conference – A Novel, Low Cost Research Fellowship for Retention, Satisfaction, and Scholarly Outcomes

Poster Presentations

Kimberly Lewis, PhD Candidate, MSN, RN – Network Research – Clinical Research Scientist RN – European Congress on Obesity – Does the role of food in the self management of pain in teens with juvenile arthritis vary by gender and ethnicity?

LaTashia Kiel, MSN, RN, CEN – CC Transfer Center – RN House Supervisor – SHINE Conference – Understanding the Changing Faces of Colon Cancer for Cheeks’ Sake

Strictly Pediatrics Medical Office Building

Podium Presentations

Teresa Ontiveros, MSN, RN – DCMG Epilepsy Program – Nursing Manager – Region 12 Nursing Conference – Seizures/Epilepsy

Elizabeth Vasquez, MSN, RN, FNP BC – Palliative Care – Nurse Practioner – Children’s Hospitals Association of Texas – Palliative Care

Published Articles

Rachel Quick, MSN, RN, CNS – Research Pediatric – Coordinator Research-Nursing – Journal of Pediatric Orthpaedics – Improved diagnosis and treatment of bone and joint infections using an evidence-based treatment guideline, 2018 – The Open Infectious Diseases Journal – Carbapenem-sparing antibiotic treatment options in children with extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) producing bacteria. 2018

Good Health Solutions

Poster Presentations

Carmencita Esteve, BSN, RN,CCM – CC DSRIP Outpatient Care – RN-Patient Navigator – Western Nursing Association – Transitions Of Care

Medical Park Tower

Poster Presentations

Virginia Remeny, MSN, RN (Cardiovascular Clinical Nurse Specialist) – Research Cardiology Series – Coordinator Research-Nursing – Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions – Use of Implantable Loop Recorders (ILS) to Investigate Cryptogenic Strokes

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