Conference Schedule 2019

Thursday, March 21: Pre-Conference


(Concurrent Sessions - Two Choices)


Simulation in
Health Care Settings

Co-leaders: Crystel Farina, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE and Christine Seaton, DNP, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE

2:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Striving for Clinical Excellence through Simulations

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Simulation in Nurse Residency

4:40 PM - 5:40 PM

Developing Teams for Safe Quality Care


Integrating Simulation Based Learning Into Your NP Curriculum

Co-leaders : Pamela Slaven-Lee, DNP, FNP-C, CHSE and Carol Braungart, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC

2:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Designing Case Scenarios

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

The Simulation Based Learning Model in Your Simulation Space

4:40 PM - 5:40 PM

NP Student Case Scenario Evaluation Methods

5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Sponsored Reception



Friday, March 22: Partnerships, Practice and Policy

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM



8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Introductions / Welcome

Pamela Jeffries, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, FSSH


8:45 AM - 9:45 AM

Keynote Address: Our Nursing Academic Iceberg is Melting

Suzan "Suzie" Karondg-Edgren, PhD, RN, ANEF, CHSE, FSSH, FAAN


9:45 AM - 10:00 AM


10:00 AM - 10:45 AM (Concurrent Sessions - Two Choices)


Goal Setting for ROI for your Simulation Center

Blair Johnson

Crystel Farina, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE

Sabrina Beroz, DNP, RN, CHSE-A



Simulation in APN programs in North America: Current Status, Opportunities and Capacity Building

Carla Nye, DNP, RN, CPNP-PC, CNE

10:50 AM - 11:45 PM

Current state, policies and national dialogue on simulations in NP education (Panel)

Pamela Jeffries, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, FSSH (Lead Faculty and Facilitator)

Mary Beth Bigley, PhD, MSN, ANP

Pamela Slaven-Lee, DNP, FNP-C, CHSE 

Angie McNelis, PhD, RN, FAAN, ANEF, CNE

Christine Pintz, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP

11:45 PM - 12:30 PM

Posters / Vendors & Networking Lunch

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM (Concurrent Sessions - Two Choices)


Simulation Hours and Clinical Hours: What Do We Know?

Suzan "Suzie" Kardong-Edgren, PhD, RN, ANEF, CHSE, FSSH, FAAN


Implementing Simulation in the Curriculum

Pamela Slaven-Lee, DNP, FNP-C, CHSE

Cameron Hogg, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Rhonda Schwindt, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC, PMHCNS-BC


1:40 PM - 2:30 PM (Concurrent Sessions - Two Choices)


Enhancing patient safety using simulation at Children's National

Amanda Garrow, PhD, RN

Heather Walsh, MSN, RN, PCNS-BC, CHSE, CPN


Strategies to Maximize the Rate of Return for High-Fidelity Patient Simulation

Margory Molloy, DNP, RN, CNE, CHSE

Sean Convoy, DNP, PMHNP-BC

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM 


2:45 PM - 3:35 PM (Concurrent Sessions - Two Choices)


Interprofessional Simulated Education Implementation within an Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program

Malinda Whitlow, DNP, RN, FNP-BC




Using the RIME Framework to Map Progress Across the NP Curriculum

Kristen M. Brown, DNP, CRNP, CPNP-AC, CHSE

Nancy Sullivan, DNP, RN




3:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Preparation of Health Care Providers to provide Quality and Safe Care

Carol Durham, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN


4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Summary / Evaluations