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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session B: 11:30 - 12:45 pm

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

SESSION 5

CHOOSING WISELY: EVIDENCE BASED PRACTICE
Gene Harkless, DNSC, APRN

  • Discuss the use of research in making clinical decisions.
  • Review recent evidence that changes standard practice.

 

Session 6

NON-MIGRAINE HEADACHES*
Jorge Almodovar-Suarez, MD

  • Discuss the assessment process for headaches.
  • Describe categories of non-migraine headaches.
  • Discuss treatment options for headaches.

Session 7

STOOL TRANSPLANT FOR C.DIFF COLITIS: BEYOND THE BLENDER
Amy Barto, MD

  • Recognize that C. difficile colitis is a growing epidemic.
  • Describe the concept of fecal transplant for C. difficile.
  • List the current FDA-approved indications for fecal transplant
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Session 8

SCHOOL VIOLENCE AND COMMUNITY SHOOTINGS 
Ann Burgess, D.NSc., RNCS, FAAN

  • To outline threat assessment.
  • Identify school violence and community shootings as a mental health crisis.
  • Review high-profile cases for prevention themes. 


   

* Approved for Pharmacology Credits