Neonatal Nursing Conference

Highlights

The concept of best practice continues to evolve with the progression of neonatal care. This year’s conference will recognize new trends toward improving outcomes in surgical and pharmaceutical treatment strategies and the challenges they present. Attendees will be able to enhance clinical practice through evidence-based approaches to addressing neonatal patient and family care needs and dilemmas. The forum will conclude with an informative legal discussion of nursing documentation and the law. Concepts and Controversies will deliver a multidisciplinary approach to improving neonatal nursing practice.

Dates

  • Friday, September 4, 2015

Location

Lerner Research Institute
Room: NA5-08
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

Directions

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Agenda
Friday, September 4, 2015
7:30 a.m. - 8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.  PDA Ligation: Treatment Options and How Decisions are Made
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
Neonatology Department Chair
Cleveland Clinic Children’s
9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Medical Malpractice and The Bedside Caregiver
Matthew J. Donnelly, Esq
Deputy Chief Legal Officer
Cleveland Clinic
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Concepts Behind Pharmaceutical Controversies in the NICU
Dr. Kay Kyllonen, PharmD
Pediatric Pharmacy Clinical Specialist
Cleveland Clinic Children’s
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Use of Analgesia, Sedation and Anesthesia in the OR and in the NICU
Dr. Joseph Tobias
Chief of Anesthesiology
Nationwide Children's Hospital
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Lunch
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.  Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: The Search for the Holy Grail
Dr. Jay M. Wilson
Director of Surgical Critical Care
Boston Children’s Hospital
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Postpartum in the NICU: Helping Parents Cope
Jerilyn M. Hagan, JD, MSN, CNS
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Manager APN/PA Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic
3:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. What Else Can We Do? Resources for Families in the NICU
Shannon Sonnhalter
Child Life Supervisor
Cleveland Clinic
4:45 p.m. - 5 p.m. Evaluations and Closing Remarks
Accreditation

Cleveland Clinic Enterprise is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Faculty

Guest Faculty

  • Joseph Tobias, MD
    Chief of Anesthesiology, Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Jay M. Wilson, MD
    Director of Surgical Critical Care, Boston Children’s Hospital

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

  • Ricardo Rodriguez, MD
    Neonatology Department Chair, Cleveland Clinic Children’s
  • Kay Kyllonen, PharmD
    Pediatric Pharmacy Clinical Specialist, Cleveland Clinic Children’s
  • Jerilyn M. Hagan, JD, MSN, CNS
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, Manager APN/PA Neurological Institute
  • Shannon Sonnhalter
    Child Life Supervisor
  • Matthew J. Donnelly, Esq
    Deputy Chief Legal Officer

Child Life Presenters


Katie
Bates
Christine
Garrison
Kristin
Miller
Shannon
Sonnhalter

Registration

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General Information

Host

Zielony Nursing Institute

Conference Location

Lerner Research Institute
Room: NA5-08
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

Nicole Herrick
Phone: 216.445.2408
Fax: 216.445.2407
Email: herricn@ccf.org