Nursing Presentations

Year 2017 Presentations

  • Congratulations to Peggy Townsend, BSN, MSM, RN, CPON, Jackie Gonzalez, DNP, MBA, ARNP, NEA-BC, FAAN & Lilliam Rimblas, BSN, RN, CPHON for the following abstract acceptance as a poster presentation at the Academy of Oncology Nurse & Patient Navigators® (AONN+) Eighth Annual Navigation and Survivorship Conference, being held on November 16-19, 2017 in Orlando, Florida. Navigating the Course from Diagnosis to Survivorship: The Implementation of the Nurse Navigator Role in a Pediatric Oncology Cancer Center.
  • Congratulations Shakeva Swain, MSN, RN, CPN, TCRN and Samantha Troncoso-Munoz, BSN, RN, CSTR, CPST,  on winning the poster competition for Bad to the Bone presented at the 4th Annual Pediatric Trauma Society Scientific Meeting in Charleston , SC Nov 2-4th  and at the 8th Annual Trauma Quality Improvement Program Scientific Meeting in Chicago, IL Nov 11-13th, for poster presentations.
  • Congratulations to Daniela Ricci, MSN, ARNP, PPCNP-BC & Diana Gomez, MSN, ARNP, PPCNP-BC for the following abstract acceptance as a poster presentation at the 34th International Nurse Education & Nurse Specialist Conference, being held on November 08-09, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. All Hands on EDward: Integrating a Skills Laboratory Within a Pediatric Emergency Department.
  • Congratulations UCC Colleagues for the following poster/podium presentations at this year’s Society for Pediatric Urgent Care Conference, in Seattle, Washington on October 6-8th, 2017.  A special mention to Jill Tahmooressi for winning the prize for Best Poster Podium presentation at the conference. 
    1. How to "Level" the Playing Field: A Severity Leveling Guide for Pediatric Urgent Care Centers presented by David Diaz, BSN, RN
    2. A Pediatric Urgent Care Length of Stay Predictability Model Based on Correlating Physician and Nurse Team Staffing  presented by Jill M. Tahmooressi, MSN, RN
    3. Being Where the Children Are: Medication Dispensing at the Bedside presented by Rashard Scippio, MSN, RN
    4. Measure This: A Multi-faceted Urgent Care Nursing Quality Monitoring Program presented by Karen Sinclair, MSN, RN
    5. Optimization of Operations: A Playbook for Standardization of Operations Across Multiple Locations presented by Sheree L. Mundy, DNP
  • Congratulations Flor Tena, BSN, RN, CCRN, Evelyn Hughes, MSN, ARNP, Maytee Perdomo, BSN, RN, CPN, & Mirtha Gonzalez, MSN, ARNP along with Magaly Diaz-Barbosa, MD, Luis Felipe Miranda, M.D., & Adolfo R. Llanos, M.D. on your poster presentation Improving ETT Re-taping to Sustain Low Rate of Unplanned Extubationsat the Vermont Oxford Network 2017 Annual Quality Congress, October 26-30, 2017, in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Congratulations to Ivette Hidalgo, Ph.D. ARNP, PNP-BC, AEC on a successful dissertation defense on her doctoral study defended on June 25, 2017.  The Effects of Children’s Spiritual Coping after Parent, Grandparent or Sibling Death on Children’s Grief, Personal Growth,  and Mental Health.
  • Congratulations to Sofia De La Camara, BSN, RN, Ana Bandin, BSN, RN, CPN, & Laura Hernandez, DNP, ARNP, CPN, FNP-C, on their accepted abstract for Let’s Improve Medication Communication using Teach-Back and Key Information, at the upcoming 19th Annual Global Nursing Education,  April 27-28, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada for oral presentation.
  • Congratulations to Ana Bandin, BSN, RN, CPN, Jenna Klareich, MSN, RN, CPN, Nancy Lima-Keller, MSN, RN, CPN, Stephanie Whitely, MSN, RN, NE-BC,  & Laura Hernandez, DNP, ARNP, CPN, FNP-C, on their accepted abstract for Short, Sweet, Teach and Repeat:  A Competency-Based Skills Fair, at the upcoming 19th Annual Global Nursing Education,  April 27-28, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada for oral presentation.
  • Congratulations to Luisa Angel, MSN, ARNP, Melissa  Vidaechea, MSN, ARNP, Ruby Whalen, MSN, RN, CCRC, & Carla Colebrook-Thomas for their accepted poster presentation on the Beacon abstract submission on Effectiveness of the Developmental Care Plan Tool on Improving Cardiac Care Team Communication, at the upcoming  AACN 2017 NTI Conference, May 21-25, 2017 in Houston, Texas.
  • Congratulations to Ruby Whalen, MSN, RN, CCRC, Jacqueline Diaz, MSN, RN, & Mayi Ramirez, MSN, ARNP for their accepted poster presentation on the Beacon abstract submission, 4Cs for Comfort: "Cute Adaption" to Adaptable Acuity, at the upcoming AACN 2017 NTI Conference, May 21-25, 2017 in Houston, Texas
  • Congratulations to Cindy Garlesky, MSN, ARNP, CEN, RN-BC on her accepted proposal for Is Your Tank Empty, Half-Empty or Full? The Journey of Compassion Fatigue at the upcoming ASPMN 27th National Conference, scheduled for September 13-16, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona, selected for oral presentation.
  • Congratulations to Jane Bragg, MSN, ARNP, MBA, PMHNP-BC, CPON, NEA-BC on her accepted abstract for a poster presentation on Integrating Mental Health Care With Pediatric Palliative Care-The Pivotal Role of the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, at the upcoming APNA 31st Annual Conference, October 18-21, 2017 in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Congratulations to the colleagues for the following poster presentations at the 2017 South Region FNA 7th Annual Symposium and Awards Ceremony, March 25, at Gulfstream Park, Hollywood, Florida.
    1. Daniela Ricci & Diana Gomez: 3rd Place Poster Prize Winners for EBP Poster PresentationThe Comfort CamPAIN: An Innovative Approach to the Improvement of Pain Management.
    2. Evelyn Terrell, Cindy Harrah, Stella Leviyeva, Jill Tahmooressi, & Amanda Bolanos, A Virtual School Based Convenient Care Program for Children across the Educational Continuum
    3. Ruby Whalen, Jackie Diaz, & Mayi Ramirez, 4Cs for Comfort: A Novel Program for Transitioning Cardiac Medical Surgical Nurses to an Acuity Adaptable Care Model.
  • The following staff presented at the 2017 SFONE Leadership Conference: Tailoring Leadership to Engage Today’s Workforce held on Friday, February 3, 2017.
    1. Carol Weber, Flor Tena, Mayte Perdomo,  Applying Transformational Leadership Components to Improve Employee Engagement and Nursing Satisfaction Scores in a Multi-Generational Diverse Workforce in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
    2. Ivette Roldan, Valeria Riorda, Ana Bandin, Just a Call Light Away: Patient Satisfaction (PDF).
    3. Amy Jones, Dottie Thomas, Jessica Castillo, Preventing Tomorrow’s CLABSI’s Today.
    4. Susan Fornaris, Laura Hernandez, Christina Mellon, Reinventing the Wheel: Nurse Residency Restructuring (PDF).
    5. Deborah Hill-Rodriguez, elected Miami-Dade Director for SFONE
  • Dr. Sheree Mundy, DNP, BSc, ARNP, PPCNP-BC for the following abstract acceptances as poster presentation for the Quality Improvement track at the Society of Pediatric Nurses 27th Annual Conference, SPN: A Bright Future for Pediatric Care, to be held in West Palm Beach, Florida, from April 6-9, 2017.
    1.  Visualizing Pain: Utilizing Visual Management Strategies to Increase Pediatric Pain Intervention and Reassessment
    2. The Road to Transfer Heaven: A Hybrid Strategy to Ensure Compliance with Regulatory Transfer Requirements