Sunday, October 3, 2021

All times listed are in Eastern daylight time (EDT) zone.

7:00 am – 9:30 am

Poster Viewing

Poster presentations will spotlight the efforts of colleagues and medical-surgical units around the world.

8:30 am –1:30 pm

Registration Open

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Continental Breakfast

9:30 am – 10:30 am

General Session

1.0 contact hour
301

Legal and Malpractice Issues in Nursing

Robin Axtell, BSN, RN, LNCC

This session will discuss what legal issues nurses need to be aware of and how to protect themselves if they are involved in a medical malpractice lawsuit.

10:30 am – 10:45 am

Beverage Break

10:45 am – 11:45 am

General Session

1.0 contact hour
302

Supporting Transgender Patients in Healthcare

Connor Wesley, BSN, RN

This session will help nurses to understand the barriers that transgender patients face when accessing care and discuss the tools to support them.

11:45 am – 12:15 pm

President’s Address/Closing Remarks

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Closing General Session

1.0 contact hour
303

The Art of the Pivot: Growth, Change, Wins, and Losses through the Pandemic

Tim Cunningham, DrPH, RN, FAAN

This interactive closing keynote will explore the “art of the pivot” and acknowledge, celebrate, and also kindly honor the spaces that we’ve worked through since the beginnings of the pandemic. Through a lens of post-traumatic growth, we’ll close the conference together with a sense of hope and well-being.

1:30 pm

Adjourn