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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session G: 1:00 - 2:15 PM

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

Seminar 31

SPORTS INJURIES: EVALUATION AND TREATMENT
Doulas Moran, MD

  • Identify common sports injuries seen in primary care.
  • Analyze physical assessment and diagnostic evaluation.
  • Discuss treatment recommendatons and when to refer.

Seminar 32

TREATING THE SURGICAL ABDOMEN IN PRIMARY CARE
Alice Gervansini, PhD, RN

 

*Seminar 33

ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
Shawn A. Gregory, MD, MMSc

 

*Seminar 34

WORKING WITH ADOLESCENTS FOR STI/HIV PREVENTION
Katherine Hsu, MD, MPH

  • Discuss adolescent sexual exploration in the context of normal human development.
  • Identify existing practice tools to improve risk assessment.
  • Explain STI/HIV screening as a form of “secondary prevention” for adolescents
  • Discuss HPV vaccination as a form of “primary prevention” for adolescents.
  • Review option of Expedited Partner Therapy to treat partners of adolescent patients and prevent reinfection. 

Seminar 35

BEING A NURSE PRACTITIONER PRECEPTOR
Holly B. Fontenot, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC

  • Define the various styles of preceptorship and identify strengths and weaknesses of each type.
  • Describe techniques for positive student preceptor communication and communication with the academic institution.
  • Identify benefits and clinical challenges to becoming a preceptor and/or strategies to enhance current preceptorship experiences in today’s high demand clinical environment.

* Eligible for pharmacology contact hours