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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session A: 10:00 - 11:15 am

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

Session 1

UPDATE ON THE MANAGEMENT OF HYPERLIPIDEMIA
Carolyn Finocchiaro, APRN

Session 2

SCREENING FOR CERVICAL CANCER: UPDATE ON GUIDELINES 
Holly Fontenot, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC

  • Identify correct national guidelines and recommendations for cervical cancer screening for women.
  • Describe the multi strain nature of the HPV virus and its causal relationship with cancers in men and women, primarily cervical cancers in women.
  • Recognize how emerging HPV science influences cervical cancer screening guidelines. 

Session 3

TAVR: A NEW TREATMENT OPTION FOR AORTIC STENOSIS
Alexis Auger, MSN, NP-BC

  • Describe the TAVR procedure.
  • Understand the current FDA indications for TAVR.

Session 4

MANAGEMENT OF HEADACHES IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS 
Evie Stacy, MS, APRN

  • Review the assessment of headaches in children and adolescents.
  • Discuss treatment strategies for management of headaches including lifestyle changes and pharmacological interventions.

 

    * Eligible for pharmacology contact hours