UW School of Nursing

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26, 2023 – Program Schedule


Time Session Topic Speaker
8:15-8:30   Welcome and Overview  
8:30-9:30 Keynote Trauma Informed Care Michelle Andrasik PhD, EdM
9:30 – 9:50 Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions A

Time Session Topic Speaker
9:50 – 10:50


A1 Pee Without Prejudice: Know When to Normalize Urinary Management Systems and When to Intervene Erika Orban-Astudillo MSN ARNP AGPCNP-BC CUNP CWOCN-AP
A2 Innovation in Ambulatory Nursing Education and Nurse Residency Programs Kathleen Shannon Dorcy PhD, RN FAAN and Anna Petersen, BSN RN OCN
A3 De-Escalation Techniques for providers Cheryl Carp MA, LMHC
A4 Current diet trends; what is safe for our patients with diabetes?


Xenia Averkiou MS, RDN, CDCES, CD


A5 CLINIC DOWN, Lessons Learned During 14 Day Downtime


Nancy Olson RN-BC, BSN MBA PhD

Diane Humbrecht DNP, RN, BC


 10:50 – 11:10 Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions B 

Time Session Topic Speaker
11:10 - 12:10 B1 Building a Bridge for Patients and Caregivers Ann Breen MN, RN, OCN
B2 AACN Healthy Work Environment Standards: Taking the Lead: Influencing the Health of Your Work Environment Caron McMahon MSN, RN
B3 Developing a Urine Drug Screening Protocol for Labor and Delivery Jennifer Chin MD MS
B4 Panel #3 Women’s Health in Primary Care Erika Orban ARNP

Megan Eagen-Torkko, PHD, CNM, ARNP, FACNM

Elizabeth Crouch, PT, PA-C, BCC


B5 Myth Busting Diabetes Nutrition Education


Jonathan Haldorson BSN, BSPH, RN, CDCES


 12:10 – 12:55 Lunch & Exhibitors, Posters
12:55 – 1:40 Continue lunch: Interest group and mentorship meeting opportunity

Concurrent Sessions C

Time Session Topic Speaker
1:40-2:40 C1 Demystifying Advance Care Planning Sarah Peterson, BA
C2 Providing Culturally Sensitive Lactation Support to Various Black Ethnic Subgroups Shavonne Reynolds, BSN, RN-BC, DNP-FNP Student

Shevonne Tsegaye, CLC

C3 CGM and Insulin Pump Basics for Ambulatory Care RNs


Faaiza Alibhai PharmD
C4  Nurse Interventions for the Overdose Epidemic  Addy Adwell BSN, RN-BC
C5 Becoming a Champion of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Healthcare


Priyanka Choudhury MHA

Ada Cohen


 2:40 – 3:00 Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions D

Time Session Topic Speaker
3:00 –4:00 D1 Antibiotics & You! Rupali Jain, PharmD
D2 Panel #1: patient generated clinical data collection and dissemination (best practice, organization’s experience (pros/cons, successes, solutions) a.       John Geyer, MD

b.       Ann Hoene, MSN, BSN, RN

c.        Alysia Hill BSN, RN, CMSRN,CWOCN

d.       Jodi Moberly [moderator]

D3 Mental Health and Youth Athletes Tessa McIlraith MS, BSN, RN
D4 Refugee and Immigrant Health


Diane Reichert RN.BSN
Jenny Forbes BSN, RN, CMSRN, CWOCN
D5 Current Topics in Travel Medicine Marguerite Brady ARNP

Anne Terry ARNP, CTH,CTropmed

4:00 - 4:45 Interest group and mentorship meeting opportunity [45 minutes]
4:45 Closing [30 minutes for Evaluation]

UWCNE reserves the right to schedule changes if needed

THURSDAY, APRIL 27, 2023 Program Schedule

Time Session Topic Speaker
7:15- 8:15 EARLY BIRD Why Mindfulness Matters Dani Dutro MC, NCC, LMHC
8:15-8:30 Welcome and Overview Planning Committee
8:30 –9:00 HUB Facilitator Recognition Planning Committee
9:00-10:00 Keynote Becoming a Champion of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Healthcare Kevonya Elzia MA, BS, RN
 10:00 – 10:20 Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions E

Time  Session Topic  Speaker 
10:20 – 11:20 E1 The Importance of Seizure First Aid Olivia Ackerman, BSN, RN
E2 Complex Medical Conditions: Coordinating Pediatric Transitions of Care Serena Stamper BSN, RN and Natalie Conner MS, ARNP-CNS, PHCNS-BC, AMB-BC
E3  Call Assist RN Victoria Zhu MSN, RN

Christine Ogden RN


E4 Resiliency Rasheda Hatchet, RN, MSN
E5 Nurse-Led Pop-Up Clinics Impact Health Equity Jennifer Hernandez, RN, BSN
 11:20 – 12:05 Lunch & Exhibitors, Posters
12:05 – 12:50 Continue lunch: Interest group and mentorship meeting opportunity

Concurrent Sessions F

Time  Session  Topic  Speaker 
12:50 – 1:50 F1 Cultural Humility Kawai Kaneali’I MSN, RN
F2 Clinical Care and Resources for Patient's with Parkinson's Disease Anisa Young MS, MN, ARNP-CNS, AGCNS-BC, SCRN, CNRN, CRRN
F3 Nursing Shared Governance -Leveraging Nursing Voice in Ambulatory Care Victoria Zhu MSN, RN

And Julie Burson MN, BSN, RN, NPD-BC

F4 Tuberculosis [latent TB treatment and care updates]; screening best practices Mary Tuncil, MSN, RN
F5 Lactation as a Specialty Service Rebecca Swanson, RN

Javiera Lakkis, BSN, RN, IBCLC

 1:50 – 2:10 PM Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions G 

Time Session Topic Speaker
2:10 - 3:10 G1 Beyond Teach Back Roland Upenieks, RN & Hannah Nguyen, BSN, RN and Leondra Weiss, MN, RN, C-EFM, AMB-BC
G2 Neuro-rehabilitation: Not a Lost Art! Anisa Young MS, MN, ARNP-CNS, AGCNS-BC, SCRN, CNRN, CRRN
G3  Cultural Humility Kawai Kaneali'I MSN, RN
G4  Nurse Navigation at Fred Hutchison Cancer Center Ann Gfeller, RN
G5 Current Updates in HIV Care and Prevention Janna Cuneo FNP-BC, AAHIVS

Kate Featherston RN

 3:10 – 3:30 Break & Exhibitors

Concurrent Sessions H

Time Session Topic Speaker
3:30- 4:30 H1 Provider Secondary Trauma, Burnout & Wellness Josh Cutler MSW, LICSW
H2 Harnessing the power of the human- animal bond to improve the health and well-being of those living unhoused Jessica Lowery BSN, RN-BC

Cathrine Wheeler MD, FACP

H3 Ambulatory Infusion Centers Leverage Shared Governance for RN Engagement Bren Hammond RN, BSN, CRNI

Julie Un

H4 When Disorder is the Norm: Helping Without Harming Courtney Saylors, MS, RD, CD, CEDS-S LMHC
H5 Care of incarcerated Patient Susan Densmore, MHA, BSN, RN
4:30- 5:15 Interest group and mentorship meeting opportunity
5:15 Closing & Evaluations

UWCNE reserves the right to schedule changes if needed