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TUESDAY JULY 16 2024

ROCKY MOUNTAIN RETREAT DAY ONE

Keystone Ranch

9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Session: PRE 1

Nurse Practitioner Wellness: A Rocky Mountain Retreat to Promote Wellbeing

Eileen T. O’Grady, PhD, RN, ANP-BC

Professional Development

WEDNESDAY JULY 17 2024

ROCKY MOUNTAIN RETREAT DAY TWO

Conference Center

8:30 AM - 12:15 PM

Session: PRE 1 INV

Nurse Practitioner Wellness: A Rocky Mountain Retreat to Promote Wellbeing

Eileen T. O’Grady, PhD, RN, ANP-BC

Professional Development

1:30 PM -3:30 PM

Session: SS1

NEXPLANON® (etonogestrel implant) 68mg Radiopaque Clinical Training Program  

Women's Health

Sponsor: Organon

(non-CE)

You are invited to join your colleagues at a Clinical Training Program for NEXPLANON (etonogestrel implant) 68 mg Radiopaque. During the Clinical Training Program for NEXPLANON, you will receive hands-on training for insertion and removal procedures and implant localization techniques. Completion of this course will allow you to order the product from authorized distributor(s). Space is limited to 39 participants; please register early for the session.

This session, which Organon sponsors, is not accredited for continuing education credit. The training is open only to MD/DO, NP, PA, or CNMs, and Residents authorized to perform the procedures entailed in the insertion and removal of NEXPLANON in the jurisdiction where they practice. , For NP, PAs or CNMs attest that there are specific state requirements and have met all appropriate state conditions including but not limited to collaborative or signing agreement with an MD/DO.

Residents must understand that they can only administer NEXPLANON under the supervision of an attending physician who has also been trained in inserting and removing NEXPLANON.

Organon’s policy is to verify all clinicians’ practice, license, and eligibility information before the training. Organon will contact you directly if there is a problem. Attendees are expected to attend the entire training which is approximately 2 hours. Certificates of attendance will not be issued to those who arrive late or leave early.

1:30 PM -3:30 PM

Session: PRE 2

Striking a Balance:  Understanding Pain Management and Opioids

Theresa Mallick-Searle, MS, PMGT-BC, ANP-BC

Sponsor:  Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation

Adult / Geriatric / FP 

(2.0 CE Hours)

Session: PRE 3 

Mastering Coding & Documentation Compliance for Nurse Practitioners

Leslie Boles BA, CCS, CPC, CPMA, CHC, CPC-I, CRC

Professional Development

(2.0 CE Hours)

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Session:  PRE 4

When Medications Can No Longer Combat What is Wrong:

Toxicology Emergencies in Mental Health

Nancy Denke DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAEN, CEN, CCRN

Adult / Geriatric / FP 

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  PRE 5

Charting the Path: AI and Coding Compliance Risks Explained

A Nurse Practitioner's Guide to ChatGPT and Machine Learning

Leslie Boles BA, CCS, CPC, CPMA, CHC, CPC-I, CRC

Professional Development

(1.5 CE Hours)

THURSDAY JULY 18 2024

8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Session:  A1

A Conversation with CMS:

Hot Topics, the National Quality Strategy, and Current Policy Priorities

Sean Michael, MD, MBA, FACEP

Professional Development

(1.25 CE Hours)

9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Session:  KN

Loretta C. Ford Lifetime Achievement Award Presentation

Beyond Race, Ethnicity and Gender:  Exploring the Concept of Diversity

Felesia Bowen PhD, DNP, ARNP, FAAN

Professional Development

(1.0 CE Hours)

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Session:  B1

Zoonoses and Vectorborne Diseases and One Health

Natalie Marzec, MD, MPH

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  B2

Connective Tissue Disorders:  Bendy Bodies, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Unmasked

Theresa Mallick-Searle MS, PMGT-BC, ANP-BC

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  B3

Menopause: Dilemmas & Options

Jan Shepherd, MD, FACOG

Woman's Health

(1.5 CE Hours)

 

Session:  B4

Topical Medications: Mechanism of Action

Peggy Vernon, RN, MA, C-PNP, DCNP, FAANP

Pediatrics

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  B5

Diagnostic Testing: What Test Do I Order When?

Kristine Scordo, PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP

Acute Care

(1.5 CE Hours)

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Session:  C1

Auricular Therapy: An Adjunctive Treatment in Pain Management

Karen Williams DNP, FNP-BC, AQH, FAANP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  C2

Right Between the Eyes: Pituitary Tumors/Disorders

in Primary & Urgent Care (Don't Miss Them) 

Christine Kessler MN, ACCNS, ACNP, ANP-C, BC-ADM, FAANP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  C3

Inflammatory Breast Cancer: When Presumed Mastitis Can Kill

Pamela McCarthy DNP. APRN, OncNP, AOCN, CBCN

Woman's Health

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  C4

The Basics of Pediatric Insomnia and Sleep in Special Pediatric Populations

Pinar Polat, MD

Pediatrics

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  C5

A New Look for Monoclonal Antibodies

Nancy Munro, RN, MN, ACNP-BC, FAANP

Acute Care

(1.5 CE Hours)

FRIDAY JULY 19 2024

For Poster Sessions Click HERE

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Session:  D1

Headache Diagnosis and Treatment

Laura Xanders FNP-BC

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  D2

What’s the Tea on THC… and CBD, Dronabinol, Cannabidiol (Epidiolex)

Nancy Balch PharmD, BCCCP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  D3

The Evolving Guidelines for Pap and HVP Testing

Jan Sheperd, MD, FACOG

Woman's Health

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  D4

From Hemangiomas to Nose Bleeds:

Vascular Anomalies for the Primary Care Provider

Danielle Katz DNP, FNP-c

Lauren Hill CPNP-PC/AC

Pediatrics

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  D5

Interesting Cases in Infectious Diseases

Kristine Scordo, PhD, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP

Acute Care

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  D6

Leadership and the Promotion of Wellbeing

Eileen T. O’Grady PhD, RN, NP

Professional Development

(1.5 CE Hours)

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Session:  E1

Thinking Outside the Box: Treating Autoimmunity Through the Gut

Christine Kessler MN, ACCNS, ACNP, ANP-C, BC-ADM, FAANP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  E2

Chest X-ray Interpretation Made Easy

Denise R. Ramponi, DNP, FNP-C, ENP-BC, FAANP, FAEN, CEN

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  E3

Beyond Birth Control: Exploring the Non-contraceptive Perks of Different Methods

Leah Rashidyan MSN, WHNP-BC, CNM

Woman's Health

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  E4

Dermatology Case Studies through the Lifespan

Peggy Vernon, RN, MA, C-PNP, DCNP, FAANP

Pediatrics

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  E5

Reversal Agents of Toxicologic Emergencies

Nancy Denke DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAEN, CEN, CCRNI

Acute Care

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  E6

The Power of Mentorship for Career Mobility and Workforce Diversity

Felesia Bowen PhD, DNP, ARNP, FAAN

Professional Development

(1.5 CE Hours)

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Challenges in Care

Session:  CIC

Role of Clinicians in Environmental Health - Earth, Wind and Fire

Alexis Gay Hodges, DNP, MSN, FNP-C

Milagros R. Elia, M.A, APRN, ANP-BC

Nancy Rudner, DrPH, MPH, MSN, APRN

Professional Development

(1.5 CE Hours)

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Session:  F1

Practice Innovations

Artificial Intelligence

Murielle Beene, DNP, MBA, MPH, MS, RN-BC, PMP, FAAN

Professional Development

(1.0 CE Hours)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Session:  G1 INV

Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Real-World Care:

Innovative Strategies for Success

April N. Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP, FCCM, FAAN

Professional Development

(1.0 CE Hours)

SATURDAY JULY 20 2024

For Poster Sessions Click HERE

7:30 AM - 10:30 AM

WORKSHOPS

Session:  WS1

Minor Office Procedures

Denise R. Ramponi, DNP, FNP-C, ENP-BC, FAANP, FAEN, CEN

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(2.5 CE Hours)

 

Session:  WS2

12 Lead EKG Interpretation

Joan King, PhD, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, FAANP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(2.5 CE Hours)

Session:  WS3

Orthopedic Evaluation for Primary Care

Jessie Larson, PA-C, MS, MPAS

Amanda Ramirez, AGACNP-BC

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(2.5 CE Hours)

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Session:  H1

Nourishing Resilience: Fueling Strength and Vitality on the Menopause Journey

Jenna Braddock, MSH, RDN, CSSD, LD/N, ACSM-CPT

Sponsor:  National Cattlemen’s Beef Association

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

 

Session:  H2

Beyond Words: Unveiling Overall Health Through Oral Assessment and Management

Christine Cogil DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  H3

Pancreatic Cancer: Updates on Multidisciplinary Management

Rae Brana Reynolds PhD, APRN

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Session:  J1

Enhancing Global Health: The Role of Travel Vaccines in Primary Care

Duellyn Pandis DNP, APRN, FNP-C, CTM®, AFTM RCPS(Glasg)

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

 

Session:  J2

Palliative Care to Hospice: What’s the Difference and When to Refer?

Ceclia Benns DNP, FNP-C

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  J3

Cutaneous Drug Eruptions: The Common to Emergent Symptoms

that Every PCP Needs to Know

Emily Reynolds, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, DCNP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  J4

Understanding the Role of Progestins in the Management of Oral Contraceptives

Colleen Paramesh DNP, APRN, NP-C

Woman's Health

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  J5

Teens Have Been Vaping Alcohol for Years?                                                                       

What Other Substances Are They Misusing and How Are They Doing It?

Nancy Balch PharmD, BCCCP

Pediatrics

(1.5 CE Hours)

Session:  J6

Operative Implications of Crohn’s Disease

Tracy Daum AG-ACNP

Acute Care

(1.5 CE Hours)

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Session:  L1

Radiology for the Advanced Practice Provider

Danielle Katz DNP, FNP-c

Sarah Bascand PNP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  L2

Diabetes Case Studies – Using All the Tools in Your Toolkit

Anastasia Albanese-O'Neill, PhD, APRN/CPNP-PC, CDCES

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  L3

Treatment Modalities for Secondary Adult Male Hypogonadism in Primary Care

Bernadette Sherman DNP, FNP-C, GS-C

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  L4

Early Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Management of Ectopic Pregnancy

Kristina Tocce, MD, MPH

Woman's Health

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  L5

Let's Make a Diagnosis: Pediatric Case Studies

Jessica Peck, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE, CNL, FAANP, FAAN

Pediatrics

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  L6

Chronic Coronary Disease: The New American College of Cardiology (ACC) Guidelines

Michael Horne DNP, MBA, AGNP-BC

Acute Care

(1.5 Contact Hours)

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Session:  M1

Wound Care Basics

Amanda Bailey, ACNP-BC, CWS, CPSN, ISPAN-F

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  M2

Retool Your Pain Toolbox: Discover Integrative Paths to Healing Chronic Pain

Alison Kuhn DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  M3

Updates in Colon Cancer Screening, Treatment and Surveillance

Tracy Daum AG-ACNP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  M4

Sexually Transmitted Infections Update 2024

Alison Marshall, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Woman's Health

(1.5 Contact Hours) 

Session:  M5

Our ‘Bread and Butter’: Updates on the Management

of Acute Respiratory Tract Infections

Nicole Poole, MD

Pediatrics

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  M6

Endocrine Emergencies: Evaluation and Management Update

Michael McDermott, MD

Acute Care

(1.5 Contact Hours)

SUNDAY JULY 21 2024

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Session:  N1

Cutaneous Manifestations of Internal Disease

Emily Reynolds, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, DCNP

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  N2

Obesity Management

Michael McDermott, MD

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  N3

Recurrent Vaginitis Management 2024

Alison Marshall, RN, MSN, FNP-C

Woman's Health

(1.5 Contact Hours) 

Session:  N4

Lions, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My! Pediatric Mental Health in a Social Media World

Jessica Peck, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE, CNL, FAANP, FAAN

Pediatrics

(1.5 Contact Hours)

Session:  N5

Management of COPD and Other Chronic Lung

Conditions Across the Continuum

Jennifer Rodgers DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP

Acute Care

(1.5 Contact Hours)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Session:  O1

Type 1 Diabetes -- It's Not Just for Juveniles

Anastasia Albanese-O'Neill, PhD, APRN/CPNP-PC, CDCES

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.0 Contact Hours)

Session:  O2

Contemporary Approach to Men's Health

Jeffrey Morrison, MD

Adult / Geriatric / FP

(1.0 Contact Hours)

Session:  O3

Medication Abortion in Primary Care

Kristina Tocce, MD, MPH

Woman's Health

(1.0 Contact Hours) 

Session:  O4

Concussion: Heads Up on New Evidence for Practice

Renee Cantarini DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC

Pediatrics

(1.0 Contact Hours) 

Session:  O5

Extracorporeal Life Support

Kenneth Lyn-Kew, MD

Acute Care

(1.0 Contact Hours) 

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