2021 Nurses Week Education Event

Nurses Week NCN Education

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2021 Nurses Week Education Event

Did you enjoy the 17th Annual NCN Regional Pediatric Nursing Conference in October?

Join us for a Nurses Week series: Nurses Pivoting During a Pandemic: Hospital, Home, School, & Community
May 6th , 13th, 20th, & 27th

Presentation Date and Time: 

Session 1: May 6th 12pm-1pm

Live OPENING Session and Member Drive

  • 12pm – 12:30pm Mark Bleazard, MSN, APRN, ACCNS-P, CPN, CPEN / Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children - A Pediatric Emergency Department’s COVID-19 Response

  • 12:30pm – 1pm NCN Member Drive

Session 2: May 13th  12pm – 1pm

ON Demand Sessions

  • Kimberly Morris-Flores, MSN, RN / Bayada Home Health Care - Home Health Organizational Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

  • Kimberly McClellan, EdD, MSN, CRNP, WHNP-BC, FNP-BC / Drexel University - COVID-19 in Nursing Academia: An Integrated Community Response


n 3: May 20th 12pm – 1pm

ON Demand Sessions

  • Erin Dwyer, MSN, APRN, ACCNS-P, CCRN-K  / Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children  - The CNS Spheres of Influence: PICU Pandemic Edition

  • Karen Halter, RN, MSN, CSN / Salem County School Nurses Association - preK-12 Adapting to Pandemic Conditions

Session 4: May 27th 12pm – 1pm

Live CLOSING Session and Member Drive

  • 12pm – 12:30pm AnneMarie Monachino, DNP, RN, CPN, CHSE-A, NPD-BC & Grace Good, RN, BSN, MA / Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia - Learning to Safely Provide Care During a Pandemic: The Role of Simulation

12:30pm – 1pm NCN Member Drive


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8:30-9:00 Welcome

Session 1

9:00-10:00      Track 1 Roni Robinson (Trauma Hours) 

                        Track 2 Maureen Egan, Pediatric Inflammatory Disease Review

Session 2

10:00-10:15     BREAK Infomercial with partners

10:15-11:00     Track 1 Lightning talks

  • 10:15 – 10:30 Mindfulness in the Zen Den, presented by Jennifer Fisher & Mary Jo Gumbel
  • 10:30 – 10:45 Music implementation for pain and anxiety in pediatric population, presented by Kristin Schaum-Comegy
  • 10:45 – 11:00 Improving Immunization Levels in an Urban Emergency Department (ED): A Nurse Initiative for the Administration of the Influenza Vaccine, presented by Judith Miletto

10:15-11:00   Track 2 Poster sessions 1 (Posters 1 thru 9)

Session 3

11:00-11:15     BREAK Infomercial with partners 

11:15-12:15.    Track 1 Anne-Marie Baker, Developing staff as personal protective equipment coaches during the COVID-19 pandemic: best practices 

11:15-12:15.    Track 2 Norine Watson, Program Evaluation of a Nurse Residency in a Pediatric Hospital  

12:15 -1 Lunch / networking session.

12:15 -1 LUNCH with Partners 

Session 4

1:00-2:00     Track 1 Loreen Meyer, Pediatric Trauma, Do you know your A, B, C's? 

1:00-2:00     Track 2 LeAnn Myers & Daneen Smith, The Country Mouse and The City Mouse (Tools and tips on how to lead effective diverse teams). 

Session 5

2:00-2:45     Track 1 Lightning talk 

  • 2:00 – 2:15 Engaging prelicensure BSN students in pediatric clinical by alternative instruction methods. Presented by John Taylor & Daniel Blileth
  • 2:15 – 2:30 Reinforcing nursing content through case studies: SBARring for beginners. Presented by Glenn Murphy
  • 2:30  – 2:45 Documentation: Discharge Planning Checkilist with a Multidisplinary Team, presented by Kristen Schaum-Comegys & Catie Wisner
  • 2:45  – 3:00 

                    Track 2  Poster sessions  2  (Posters 10 thru 21) 

2:45-3:00 BREAK Infomercial with partners 

Session 6

3:00 - 4:00   Track 1 Peggy Zysk, Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Concussion in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient (Trauma Hours).

3:00 - 4:00   Track 2 Dyane Bunnell, Ethical Decision-Making and Dilemmas During Global Pandemic.

Closing Remarks

4:00-4:30 Closing remarks, Poster awards, and Evaluations. 

Agenda subject to change. 


Register Today!

In order for you to show up for your patients, it is imperative that you care for yourself.  This presentation will introduce you to mindfulness and provide you with strategies that you can immediately apply.


Webinar Learning Outcomes:

  • At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
    • Define mindfulness
    • Identify mindful strategies for self care
    • Recognize how mindfulness can impact the pediatric nurse personally and at the bedside


Presented by:

  • Jackie Murphy, EdD, RN, CPN, CNE
  • Chair, MSN Advanced Role & Complementary and Integrative Health Departments
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Drexel University

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