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Pre Symposium

FRIDAY, 23 JUNE
Pharmacology for Transplant Nurses
08:00–17:15

The ITNS presymposium offers a full 8-hour session divided into two 4-hour sessions. Sign up for the full presymposium session to earn 8 hours of pharmacy credit, or sign up for just the morning or afternoon session to earn 4 hours of pharmacy credit. The sessions will cover evidence-based guidelines, drugs-specific information, safe-prescribing practices, safe medication administration, and more. A light lunch will be available in the meeting room for attendees of the full 8-hour session. 

Morning Sessions:

These Molds and Yeast are not "Fun-Gls:" Fungal Infections in Solid Organ Transplantation
Andrew Silverman, PharmD BCPS

Kids are Not Small Adults: Pharmacokinetic Differences in Transplant Medications between Children and Adults
Brian Kelly, PharmD BCPS BCPPS

Emerging Use of Belatacept in Solid Organ Transplant and Implication to Practice
Tara Veasey,PharmD BCPS

Drug Interactions with Transplant Medications
Simon Leung, MS PharmD BCP

Afternoon Sessions:

Differential Diagnosis on Transplant Recipient with Seizures Associated with Calcinuerin Inhibitors Toxicity
Maria Molina, MSN CRNP CCRN; Jennifer L. Siebert, BSN RN-CCRN BA

Implications of Transplant Immunology and Basic Pharmacokinetics in Emerging Biologic Agents
Brittany Stark, MSN RN; Maria Molina, MSN CRNP CCRN

Insulin Delivery, Options Through Transplantation
Andrea Norgate, BScN ENC(C)

Medication For a Heart Transplant Recipient with HIV
Nirav Raval, MD


FRIDAY, 23 JUNE
Transplant for Administrators
08:00–13:00

Join transplant program managers and administrators from around the globe as we convene for a presymposium session designed with you in mind. This 4-hour program will address critically important topics in transplant administration such as transplant staffing, quality improvement, survey readiness, regulatory issues, and the updated Scope and Standards of Practice for Transplant Nursing. Don't miss this timely opportunity to network and collaborate with expert colleagues during this dynamic, interactive discussion of key topics relevant to your transplant program. A light lunch will be available in the meeting room for attendees

The Perfect CMS Survey: Fact or Fiction
Wendy Escobedo, MSN RN PHN CCTN

Quality on Call: Developing a Process for Around-the-Clock Coordinator Coverage for Donor Offers in 60 Days
Julie H. Anderson, MSN MPH RN CCTC

How to Become the Most Popular and Successful Transplant Program in Town
Geri LiBetti, MSN RN FABC

From Novices to Experts: Cultivating Growth and Preceptor Development on a Transplant Progressive Care Unit
Elizabeth Medina, MSN RN; Sarah M. Kent, RN

Regulatory Oversight of Transplant Programs:  How Did We Get Here and Why?
Linda Ohler, MSN RN CCTC FAAN FAST

Adjusting Policy and Practice: Pearls and Pitfalls of Implementing a Center-wide Multidisciplinary Regulatory Policy Utilizing the EMR
Allison Livingston, BSN RN CCTC

Demystifying the SRTR: What Every Nurse Needs to Know
Marian O'Rourke, BSN RN CCTC

Root Cause Analysis: Fixing Systems Without Pointing Fingers
Linda Ohler, MSN RN CCTC FAAN FAST

 

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