Thursday, March 7, 2024

Nurse / Technologist Symposium

ALL TIMES ARE IN MOUNTAIN STANDARD TIME (MST)

Join us Thursday, March 7 for this top Nurse/Technologist Symposium brought to you by the Scottsdale Interventional Forum, HonorHeath and top healthcare providers in Arizona!

 

PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Stephanie K. Ressler, AGACNP-BC, MSN, RN

HonorHealth Heart Group
Scottsdale, Arizona

Shelley M. Glynn, AGACNP-BC, MSN, RN

HonorHealth Heart Group
Scottsdale, Arizona

PLANNING COMMITTEE

Tashauna Overman, DNP, AGACNP-BC, RN

HonorHealth Heart Group
Scottsdale, Arizona

 

Michele Fiore, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
Scottsdale, AZ

SPEAKERS/PANELISTS

  • Celina Adams, AGACNP-BC, CCRN
  • Robert F. Burke, MD, FACC, FASE, FSCAI
  • Andrew Cluckey, MD
  • Alexa Dessables, DNP, ACNPC-AG, CCRN
  • Alexandra S. Gaughan, BSN, RN
  • Denielle Irpino, RRT
  • Kayla Johnson, PA-C
  • Ankur Karnik, MD, FHRS, FACC, FACP, CCDS
  • Morton J. Kern, MD, FACC, MSCAI
  • Amy Kleinhans, DNP, AGNP-C, FHRS
  • Taral N. Patel, MD
  • Tracey Pounds, RN, BSN
  • Megan Rayyan, AGACNP-BC
  • David G. Rizik, MD, FACC, MSCAI
  • Susie Schmaltz, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN
  • Mark Stahl, MSN-Ed, RN, CCRN
  • Lydia M. Taranto, MD
  • Elizabeth Vasquez, BSN, RN, CCRN-CMC
  • Cynthia Whitt, RN, CCRN, BS
  • Charles M. Wojnarski, MD

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The SIF 2024 Nurse/Technologist Symposium is designed to provide attendees with a foundation to incorporate new technology into his/her nursing practice, to utilize current clinical diagnostic information and to assess and prioritize patients’ treatment needs.

NURSE/TECH SYMPOSIUM AGENDA

Location: Arizona Ballroom

8:00 am

Registration / Continental Breakfast

Princess Ballroom East Foyer

8:50 am

Welcome and Introduction

Stephanie Ressler, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN and Shelley M. Glynn, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN Princess Ballroom

2024 SIF NURSE - TECHNOLOGIST PROGRAM

Panel:

Stephanie Ressler, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN; Shelley M. Glynn, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN; Tashauna Overman, DNP, AGACNP-BC, RN; Michele Fiore, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

9:00 am

Jeopardy: Who is Mort Kern?

Morton J. Kern, MD
9:20 am

Acute Coronary Syndrome STEMI vs. NSTEMI: Which is More Serious?

Andrew Cluckey, MD

9:35 AM

Post PCI/Heart Block, Case Scenario: Lydia from the Block!

Lydia Taranto, MD

9:50 am

Management of Cardiogenic Shock: Fix the Pump!

Alexa Dessables, DNP, AGACNP-BC, RN and Kayla Johnson, PAC
10:05 am

Use of Impella Device in Cardiogenic Shock: Pump Up the Volume!

Taral N. Patel, MD

10:20 am

Understanding ECMO, Case Studies: Oxygenate Me!

Michele Fiore, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

ECMO Specialists Panel: Celina Adams, AGACNP-BC, MSN-L, RN, CCRN-CSC, E-AEC;

Denielle Irpino, RRT; Sandra Murphy, BS, ACCS-RRT; Mark Stahl, MSN-Ed, RN, CCRN;

Elizabeth Vasquez, BSN, RN, CCRN-CMC; Cynthia Whitt, RN, CCRN, BS
10:35 am

Congestive Heart Failure: Symptoms, Stages and Treatment: Relieve Me and Let Me Pump Again!

Susie A. Schmaltz, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN
10:50 am

Cardiomyopathy and Device Management: Regulate My Ventricle!

Ankur Karnik, MD
11:05 am

BREAK

11:20 am

Arrythmia Management: Electrify or Medicate – That is the Question!

Amy Kleinhans, DNP, AGNP-C, FHRS
11:45 am

Looking to the Future of Aortic Valve Therapies: Dr. Rizik’s Crystal Ball!

David G. Rizik, MD
12:00 pm

Catheter-Based Devices Used in Management of Structural Heart Patients: Where’s My Defect?

Robert F. Burke, MD
12:15 pm

Cutting-Edge Trials in Structural Heart Disease: What’s the Verdict?

Alexandra Gaughan, BSN, RN
12:30 pm

Pre- and Post-op Management of Aortic Dissection: Yikes, Fix My Dissect!

Charles M. Wojnarski, MD
12:45 pm

Vascular Complications and Management: Call a Friend!

Tracey Pounds, RN, BSN
1:00 pm

LHC Complications, Pseudoaneurysm, Compartment Syndrome, Patient Scenario: Call the Plumber, Fix the Leak!

Megan Rayyan, AGACNP-BC, RN

1:15 pm

Course Conclusion / Closing Remarks

Stephanie Ressler, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN and Shelley M. Glynn, MSN, AGACNP-BC, RN