Pediatric Nursing Conference - "Raising the Bar: Pediatric Nursing Above Par"

Date:
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time:
07:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Location:

Hilton Miami Airport
5101 Blue Lagoon Dr.
Miami, FL 33126
 

This one-day event will include three hour-long general educational sessions as well as concurrent sessions to cultivate your professional development as well as learn best practices in caring for ill and hospitalized children. 
 

Agenda

7:30 a.m. -
7:45 a.m.
Registration, Breakfast, & Exhibits 
7:45 a.m. -
8:00 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
8:00 a.m. -
9:30 a.m.
Street Drugs & Trends in Children & Adolescents 
Andrea Efre, DNP
9:30 a.m. -
10:30 a.m.
Liposomal Bupivacaine: A Novel, Long-acting Local Anesthetic 
Christopher Tirotta, M.D., MBA
10:30 a.m. -
11:00 a.m.
Posters
11:00 a.m. -
11:15 a.m.
Morning Break & Exhibits
11:15 a.m. -
12:15 p.m.
Medical Marijuana & Pediatric Nursing Implications: Pro’s & Con’s 
Andrea Efre, DNP
12:15 p.m. -
12:45 p.m.
Lunch Break & Exhibits
12:45 p.m. -
1:15 p.m.
Posters
1:15 p.m. -
2:15 p.m.
Malnutrition in Children
Cristina Visona, RD
2:15 p.m. -
3:15 p.m.
Genetics & Genomics
Marilyn Brown, MPH
Jennifer McCafferty, PhD

3:15 p.m. -
3:30 p.m.
Afternoon Break & Exhibits
3:30 p.m. -
4:30 p.m.
Recognizing Pediatric Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances
Jorge Gonzalez, BSN, RN, EMT-P
4:30 p.m.  Closing Remarks & Continuing Education Certificate Distribution

Registration Fees:
  • Non NCHS Nurses: $150
  • Nursing Students: $75
  • RN NCHS employees: Free with registration
 
For more information

For more information please contact Laura Hernadez at 786-624-3860 or at laura.hernandez@nicklaushealth.org

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