Sixth National Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference
The DNP: Shaping Leadership, Collaboration, and
Practice Improvement in Healthcare

September 25 – 27, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona

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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

8-9AM Pre – Conference Workshop Registration
9-11AM Pre – Conference Workshops
WS1: The Anatomy of Writing for Publication
Cynthia Saver, RN, MS
President, CLS Development, Inc.
WS2: The Doctor of Nursing Practice: Advancing Leadership in Academic  Settings
Jeannette T. Crenshaw, DNP, RN, LCCE, IBCLC, NEA-BC, FAAN
Barbara Cherry, DNSc, MBA, RN, NEA-BC
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing
WS3: Leadership in HIT: The Doctor of Nursing Practice – Advancing Leadership in Academic  Settings
Susan K. Newbold, PhD, RN-BC, FAAN, FHIMSS, HIT, Pro-C
Director, Nursing Informatics Boot Camp, Franklin, TN
11AM-12PM  Conference Registration / Posters / Exhibits
 12-12:15PM Opening Announcements / Luncheon
12:30-1:30PM Panel Discussion:
Bridging the Gap: Linking DNP Education and Practice through a Statewide Collaborative Event
Dianne Conrad DNP, RN, FNP-BC
Katherine Moran, DNP, CDE
Rosanne Burson, DNP, ACNS-BC, CDE
University of Detroit Mercy
  1:30-2:30PM  Posters / Exhibitors
Breakout Session W1
How Do You Respond When Asked: “If This Were Your Mom, What Would You Do?” A Case Study for Shared Decision Making
Suzie Burke-Bebee, DNP, MSIS, MS, RN
Department of Health and Human Services
Diana Jolles, PhD Candidate, CNM, MS, RN

Frontier Nursing University
Breakout Session W2
Educating Health Care Providers about Retail and Primary Care Clinic Collaboration
Shoshana Dupree, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, CEN
Frontier Nursing University
Breakout Session W3
The Clinical Education of the Family Nurse Practitioner Student: What We Know, What are the Gaps, and  Where Do We Go From Here
Tina Escobedo, DNP, RN, FNP-BC,
Western University of Health Sciences
Breakout Session W4
Interprofessional Collaboration to Meet the Needs of an under served Charter School as a School Based Childhood Obesity Intervention
Rachel Lyons, DNP, CPNP-PC/AC, DCC
Courtney Reinisch, DNP, ANP, DCC
Sarah Kelly, PhD, RN,
Rutgers University
Breakout Session W5
Can DNP’s Overcome Barriers to Practice That Impact American’s Access to Care
Teresa D. Ritchie, DNP, FNP-BC
Jarena Kelly, DNP, FNP-BC
West Virginia University
Breakout Session W6
The Paradigm Shift from Healthcare to Health: Data Mining, a DNP Role in Public Health Informatics
Estrella Evangelista-Hoffman, DNP, MEd, CNL
Johns Hopkins University
Breakout Session W7
The DNP as a Leader in the Developing Interprofessional Collaboration for Practice, Research and Education
Carolyn M. Rutledge, PhD, FNP-BC
Tina Haney, DNP, CNS
Christianne Fowler, DNP, ANP
Old Dominion University
 3:30-4PM Posters / Exhibitors
 4-4:15PM Announcements
 Opening Keynote Presentation:Reality Based Leadership: Ditch the Drama, Restore Sanity to the Workplace, and Turn Excuses into Results
Nicole Price, Vice President, Training
Cy Wakeman, Inc.
 5:15-7:15PM Welcome Reception

 Thursday, September 26, 2013

8-9AM Registration / Breakfast / Posters / Exhibitors
9-9:15AM Opening Announcements
Keynote Presentation
Penny Kaye Jensen DNP, APRN, FNP-C, FAANP
Immediate Past President, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

10:15-10:45AM Meet & Greet Market / Exhibitors / Posters

Plenary Session:The Role of Health IT in Healthcare Transformation
Deputy National Coordinator for Programs and Policy
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, Washington, DC
12-1:15PM Optional Luncheon Presentation
The Role of The DNP in Managing the Practice-Technology Polarity
Michelle Troseth, RN, MSN, DPNAP, FAAN, EVP
Chief Professional Practice Officer, CPM Resource Center/Elsevier
 1:15-2:30PM Posters / Exhibitors
Breakout Session T1
Carrying the Torch, Creating and sustaining a Culture of Practice Scholarship for DNP Faculty
Brenda Marshall, EdD, APN
Daria Napierkowski DNP, RN,APN, CNE
Kimberly Prado, DNP, APN
William Patterson University
Breakout Session T2
Self-Care Management and Heart Failure Education: A Nurse Guided Educational Intervention
Diana-lyn Baptiste, DNP, RN
Laura A. Taylor, PhD, RN
Lisa Groff-Paris, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
Breakout Session T3
Caring Nurse Practice in the Intrapartum Setting: Nurses’ Perspectives on Complexity, Relationships and Safety
Lori A. Glenn, DNP, CNM, RN
University of Detroit Mercy
Breakout Session T4
Structural Empowerment: Outcomes of Adding Nurse Practitioners to Interprofessional Teams
April Kapu, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC
Pam Jones, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Breakout Session T5
Implementing an Inter-professional Collaborative Practice Model in an Urban Nurse-Managed Health Center: Challenges and Successes
Jeffrey Kwong, DNP, MPH, ANP-BC
Suzanne Willard, PhD, ANP, FAAN
Kathy Gunkel, DNP, ANP
Rutgers University College of Nursing
Breakout Session T6
Re-framing Inter-professional Collaboration Using an Inquiry-Based Approach
Gabriella Malagon-Maldonado, DNP, APRN, MSN, CNS, NEA-BC
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns
Breakout Session T7
A DNP at Every Table: How to Advise and Lead the Business Community as a Consultant
Renee McLeod, PhD, APRN, CPNP, FAANP
Brandman University
 3:30PM Conference Day Ends
Charity Raffle Benefiting
Sunshine Acres Children’s Home

 Friday, September 27, 2013  

8-9AM Registration / Breakfast / Posters / Exhibitors
9-9:15AM Opening Announcements
9:15-10:15AM Keynote Presentation:
7 Habits of Highly Effective DNPs
Amelie Hollier, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
Author and Nurse Practitioner in Family Practice in Lafayette, LA
10:15-11:15AM Plenary Session
Breaking the Cinderella/Fella Paradigm: From Doing Tasks to Taking to Tasks
Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, APN, NE-BC, PMHNP-BC
William Paterson University of New Jersey
11:15-11:45AM Posters / Exhibitors
11:15-12:30PM Jones and Bartlett Publishing Hosted Luncheon:
The Doctor of Nursing Practice: Transforming the AACN Essentials into Practice
Mary Colleen Liburdi, Technology Product Manager, Jones & Bartlett Learning and
Jennifer Stiles, Senior Marketing Manager, Jones & Bartlett Learning
Breakout Session F1
Policy Development to Improve Quality of Life Outcomes of Breast Cancer Survivors in a Northwest Tribal Community
Teresa Garrett-Hill, DNP, MN, RN
University of Washington
Breakout Session F2
Collaborative Practice between Certified Nurse-Midwives/Certified Midwives and Obstetricians and The Factors Involved In Working Together To Normalize Childbirth: An Integrative Review
Kathleen Ann Menasche, DNP, CNM
Texas State University
Breakout Session F3
REACH (Rural Expansion to Address Chronic Heart failure) for Better Living with Heart Failure 2013: A Nurse Practitioner’s Strategy for Meeting the Heart Failure Needs of the Community
Mary Meyers-Marquardt, DNP, APRN-BC, ANP
St. Joseph Regional Health Center
Breakout Session F4
Get Moving! Implementing a Mobility Protocol Using ABCDE
Maria Teresa Palleschi, RN, DNP, APRN-BC, CCRN
Susanna Sirianni, RN, DNP, ANP-BC, CCRN
Detroit Medical Center, Harper University Hospital
Breakout Session F5
Promoting a System Wide Nursing Orientation Program for large Corporate Healthcare
Mary Jean Vickers, DNP, RN, ACNS, BC
University of Minnesota Medical Center
Breakout Session F6
A Quality Improvement Project to Improve the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus at a Rural Health Clinic
Jennifer Sofie, DNP, RN, FNP-C, ANP-BC
Montana State University, Three Rivers Rural Health Clinic
Breakout Session F7
Building partnerships for a Tobacco Free Campus Initiative – Illustration of DNP Leadership, Policy, and Collaboration to Improve Healthcare
Susan S. VanBeuge, DNP, APN, FNP-BC, CNE
University of Nevada Las Vegas
2-2:15PM Break to Reconvene
2:30-3:30PM Panel Discussion:
Charting the Course for the DNP by the DNP
Dianne Conrad DNP, RN, FNP-BC
Grand Valley State University
David G. O’Dell, DNP, FNP-BC
Doctors of Nursing Practice, Inc
3:30PM Conference Ends