Nurse/Technologist Symposium

Friday, March 23, 2018

12:50 pm


Welcome and Introduction

  • Joanne Saczynski, RN, MSN, CCRC
  • Lynne Jones, RN, BSN, RCIS
1:00 pm KEYNOTE

The World According to Kern (Kernisms): A Look Back at The Most Burning Questions for Interventional Cardiology 
Morton J. Kern, MD

1:30 pm Did the Flying Monkeys Get Your BVS (Bioresorbable Scaffold)? A BVS Update: Is There a Future for BVS?
David G. Rizik, MD
1:45  pm Cardiogenic Shock vs Septic Shock: Key Clinical Indicators
Bimal Padaliya, MD
2:00 pm Military Partnership: Management Cardiovascular Events in the Field 
Maj. Dawn M. Higgins, BSN, RN, CEN
2:15 pm Post TAVR Electrical Conduction Failure
Thomas Mattioni, MD
2:30 pm HonorHealth Structural Heart Update 
Amber Wall, RN and Tracey Pounds, RN
2:45 pm Wicked Witch of the North vs. Glenda the Good Witch: Balloon Pump vs. Ventricular Assist Device
Megan Buttermore, RN
3:15 pm S2S Score: What Do We Treat First – The Shock or The MI? 
Douglas E. Drachman, MD
3:30 pm Left Atrial Appendage Closures: Pre and Post Procedure Care
Alok Sharma, MD
3:45 pm Left Ventricular Assist Complications: Worst Case Scenario – Post Procedure Care
Mark Stahl, RN, BSN, CCRN
4:00 pm Transfemoral Mitral Valve Repair (TMVR): MitraClip from a Patient Perspective
Rachel V. Weise, BSRS, RT(R)
4:15 pm Caring for the Heart Failure Patient: Past, Present and Future
Catherine Abramson, RN
4:30 pm Closing Remarks