Chapter Educational Events


Priming Your Practice: Hot Topics in Pediatric Healthcare

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Fall Conference: October 26, 2018
Location: Valley Forge Casino Resort / Radisson Hotel, 1160 1st Ave, King of Prussia, PA 19406
Full Day Conference, 8am-4pm

6.5 Contact Hours of Continuing Education, Breakfast, Lunch and Social Hour included!

Keynote Speaker:  

Christopher Raab, MD, FAAP, Medical Director, International Medicine, Nemours / AI duPont Hospital for Children
"Refugee Work and Global Health"

Additional Podium Topics:

Leslie Obermeier, MSN, CRNP, "Developing a Nurse Practitioner Driven Program that Meets Patients, Family, Clinician and Institutional Goals"

Nellie Lazar, MSN, CPNP. "Gender Affirming Medical Care for Youth"

Frances Kinder, PhD, RN, CPNP. "Perception of Satisfaction with NP Care and Intent to Adhere to Recommended Health Plan"

JoAnn Serota, DNP, RN, CRNP, NAPNAP Foundation Update

Kelley Erickson, MSN, CRNP, "Pediatric Infectious Disease Update" RX CE

Jennifer Keller, DNP, CPNP, PMHS. "Addressing Pediatric Depression & Anxiety in Primary Care" Psychopharm RX CE

Conference Poster Presentations:

Amanda Blizzard, BSN, RN. "Nonpharmacologic Treatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome"

Alyssa Denenberg, BSN, RN. "A Natural Family Planning Method: CycleBeads™"

Sarah Jane Garraty, MSN, RN. "Use of Probiotics in Colic Infants: An Integrative Review"

Jocelyn Hadfield, BSN, RN. "The Impact of Lifestyle Changes in the Pediatric Migraine Population"

Alison Jones, BSN, RN. "Dietary Management of Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder"

Rachel Onorato, BSN, CPN. "Post-Discharge Preterm Formula in Resource Limited Settings"

Theresa Stewart, BSN, RN. "Investigating the Effectiveness of Spacers with Metered-dose Inhalers in the Pediatric Population"

Jane Tobias, DNP, CPNP. "Navigating Health Care Transition: An Exploration into the Experiences of Parents and their Adolescents with Special Health Care Needs Utilizing a Transitional Care Service"

This program is accredited for 6.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 2 contain pharmacology (Rx) content (1 RX, 1 Psychopharm RX) per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education Guidelines

2018 Conference Sponsors

Villanova University

Mead Johnson Nutrition

Pfizer Pharmaceutical

Nutricia Medical Nutrition


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Save The Dates 2018-2019

Mark your Calendars for our Upcoming Events!

Fall Meeting: Thursday, November 15, 2018: 6-8pm in Nemours Lecture Hall
Winter Meeting: TBD (Karabots)
Spring Brunch: Sunday April 07, 2019: 12 noon - 2pm
May Dinner: Thursday May 16,, 2019, 6-8pm


Leadership and Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH):
Interdisciplinary Collaboration Works!

Saturday November 14th
click the link to see brochure and get registration info!