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Nursing Projects and Activities

VUMC Nursing Projects and Activities - 2018

Name Entity Title of Project/Activity Type Date Location

Cindy Kildgore RN, MSHA, CNOR

VUH Building the Case for a Perioperative Float Pool Presentation 1/30/2018

OR Business Management Conference

San Antontio, TX

Jennifer Baker, MSN, APRN-C VUH Outpatient Transarterial Chemoembolization of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Review of a Same-Day Discharge Strategy Publication 2/23/2018 Journal of Vascular Interventional Radiology
Cindy Kildgore RN, MSHA, CNOR VUH Float pool supplements OR staff schedule, satisfaction Publication 3/2/2018 OR Business Manager
Jennifer Baker, MSN, APRN-C VUH Radiology Nursing Grand Rounds: Intra - Arterial Therapies for Hepatic Malignacies Presentation 3/12/2018 Internal
Cindy Kildgore RN, MSHA, CNOR VUH Developing a Flexible Staffing Model to Combat Fatigue and Burnout Presentation 3/25/2018 Association of periOperative Registered Nurses Annual Surgical Conference & Expo

Summer Fitts, RN4, BSN, CPAN

VCH

Tonsils with a Tune:  The Effects of Music on Pediatric Post-Operative Anxiety and Pain

Presentation 3/28/2018 Society for Clinical Research Associates
Jennifer Baker, MSN, APRN-C VUH Outpatient transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC): review of a same-day discharge strategy Publication 3/30/2018 Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Katie Koss, RN, MSN VCH Medically Attended Catheter Complications Are Common in Patients With Outpatient Central Venous Catheters Publication 4/1/2018 Infection Control and Epidemiology Journal
Stephanie Abbu, DNP, RN, CNML VCH Utilizing Peer to Peer Mentoring to Develop Leadership Talent Presentation 4/25/2018 NICU Leadership Forum
Ponte Vedra, FL
Kristin Pegram, RN VUH

Bridging the Gap Between Clinical Trial Infusion Nurses and Clinical Trial Research Nurses

Presentation 5/1/2018

Oncology Nursing Society Congress
Washington, D.C.

Cindy Kildgore RN, MSHA, CNOR VUH Kicking Trauma Up a Notch Presentation 5/3/2018 ANCC Pathway to Excellence
Heather Jackson, RN VUH A Scoping Review of Acupuncture & Acupressure as a Potential Intervention  for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS)   Poster 5/3/2018
Summer Fitts, RN4, BSN, CPAN VCH Tonsils with a Tune: The Effects of Music on Pediatric Post-Operative Anxiety and Pain Presentation 5/3/2018

Program for Music, Mind & Society at Vanderbilt

Kristin Pegram, RN VUH Fostering Safe Administration of Clinical Trial Agents Presentation 5/18/2018 Oncology Nursing Society 43rd Annual Congress  Washington, DC
Juli Reynolds, RN VUH Using aromatherapy in the clinical setting: Making sense of scents Publication 6/30/2018 American Nurse Today 
Colleen Moss, APRN VCH Congenital Tuberculosis: A Difficult Diagnosis Presentation 9/6/2018 National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference, New Orleans, LA
Colleen Moss, APRN VCH Transient Neonatal Hypocalcemia in the IDM Poster 9/6/2018 National Advanced Practice Neonatal Nurses Conference, New Orleans, LA
Stephanie Abbu, DNP, RN, CNML VCH Managing Staffing Expense: H-P-P-D Initiative  Presentation 9/28/2018 Doctors of Nursing Practice Conference, Palm Springs, CA
Rachel Kromer and Jenna Beamer VUH Imagining an Orientation Built on Trust Poster 10/25/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Stephanie Abbu, DNP, RN, CNML VCH Peer to Peer Mentoring Presentation 10/24/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Gretchen Jayawardena, BSN, RN4 VUH Success of a nurse-led transition: a prospective cohort  Presentation 10/26/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Summer Fitts, BSN, RN4, CPAN VCH Tonsils with a Tune  Presentation 10/26/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Summer Fitts, BSN, RN4, CPAN VCH PACU Pioneers: Nursing Quality Improvement Strategies in Kenya Poster 10/25/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Kathie Krause, MSN, RN, NNP-BC, NEA-BC 
Jennifer Barut, PhD(c), MSN, RN-BC

VCH

VBH

Transforming Behavioral Health in Pediatric Acute Care  Poster 10/25/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO 
Terrell Smith, MSN, RN VUMC Training to Promote Patient/Family Engagement and Partnerships Presentation 10/25/2018 ANCC National Magnet Conference
Denver, CO