Imagine Nurse Quality and Innovation Symposium: The Future of Critical Care and Nursing Innovation

Houston, TX US
May 4, 2023 to May 5, 2023

Nurses are natural innovators. IMAGINE Nurse Quality and Innovation Symposium is designed to showcase current and future nursing innovations at the bedside. This first annual Symposium will focus on The Future of Critical Care and Nursing Innovation. Houston Methodist Hospital is the hub for testing and advancing innovative technologies and research aimed at providing the best care possible to our patients. Join us as we dare to IMAGINE the future of nursing!

 

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

We invite you to submit your abstract for the 2023 Nurse Quality and Innovation Symposium, IMAGINE: The Future of Critical Care and Nursing Innovation at Houston Methodist Hospital.  The symposium will be held on May 4-5, 2023 and will feature podium sessions plus traditional poster presentations. 

Submission Deadline: January 1, 2023

Suggested Topics:

  • Nursing Research Studies
  • Evidence-Based Practice Change Projects
  • Quality / Process Improvement Projects
  • Interprofessional Collaboration
  • Technological Advances
  • Entrepreneurial Endeavors

Abstract Guidelines:

Abstracts are limited to 1500 characters, excluding the title, learning objectives, summary, and references.  A complete submission includes the following components:

  • Title
  • Learning Objectives (must be 3 total)
  • Project Summary (500 characters MAX with spaces; a compelling description of the project; do not restate learning objectives or abstract text)
  • Abstract Body (1500 characters MAX with spaces)
  • References (formatted using APA 7th edition style guide)

Please remove all references to individual names and/or organizations within the body of the abstract so that the review committee can remain unbiased during the review process.

Submit Abstract here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/imaginesymposium

Review Process:

All abstracts will be blinded for peer review and evaluated for:

  • Relevance to the conference theme
  • Completeness and how well the authors follow the abstract guidelines
  • Scientific merit and the quality of the project design
  • Content that is supported by recent literature
  • Impact on nursing practice
  • Quality of writing

Notification of abstract acceptance will be made via email by March 15, 2023

Target Audience

Registered Nurses

Learning Objectives

 

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 9.50 Attendance
  • 9.50 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 9.50 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

Course opens: 
12/01/2022
Course expires: 
06/30/2023
Event starts: 
05/04/2023 - 8:00am CDT
Event ends: 
05/05/2023 - 1:00pm CDT
Cost:
$15.00
Rating: 
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IMAGINE Nursing Quality and Innovation Symposium

The Future of Critical Care and Nursing Innovation

May 4-5, 2023


Houston Methodist Research Institute

 

 

DAY 1

7:30-8:30

Registration & Breakfast

TIME

PRESENTATION

SPEAKER

8:30-8:45

Welcome and Introduction

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN

8:45-9:00

Welcome to Imagine (Video Presentation)

Gail M. Vozzella, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

9:00-9:20

Dynamic Synergy Nursing and Physician Partnership

Alan B. Lumsden, MD

9:20-9:40

Interdisciplinary Mock Codes and Hi-fidelity Simulation: Improving Recognition, Rates and Recovery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

9:40-10:00

The Nurses’ Role in Preventing Clinical Deterioration

Nicole M. Fontenot, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CCNS, CCRN-K

10:00-10:15

Panel Discussion and Questions

Moderator:  Tracee Kennon

Alan Lumsden, MD,

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN,

Nicole M. Fontenot, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CCNS, CCRN-K

10:15-10:45

BREAK

Poster Session or Vendor Exhibit

10:45-11:30

The Future of Nurse Robot-Assisted Care

Shannan K. Hamlin, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, NE-BC

11:30-11:50

Virtual Nursing: Eyes in the Back of Your Head

Jay Bedruz, BSN, Virtual ICU

11:50-12:10

Extending Reality Solutions for Nursing

Stuart J. Corr, PhD.

12:10-12:25

Panel Discussion and Questions

Moderator:  Tracee Kennon

Shannan K. Hamlin, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, NE-BC,

Jay Bedruz, BSN,

Stuart J. Corr, PhD.

12:30-1:30

LUNCH

Poster Session or Vendor Exhibit

1:30-1:50

Using an Activity Tracker in Hospitalized Pre-heart Transplant Patients to Promote Faster Post-Operative Recovery

Holly Rodriguez, MSN, BSN, CCRN

1:50-2:10

Nursing Compassion in Life and Death Conor Care Suites

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

2:10 -2:30

The Road Less Taken; High Acuity Liver Transplantation

Misty Mendoza, BSN, RN, CCRN

2:30-2:50

Innovative On-Boarding Solutions

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

2:50 – 3:00

Panel Discussion and Questions

Moderator:  Tracee Kennon

Holly Rodriguez, MSN, BSN, CCRN,

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN.

Misty Mendoza, BSN, RN, CCRN,

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

3:00-3:30

BREAK

Poster Session or Vendor Exhibit

3:30-3:50

Innovation of the Critical Care Nurse: The Emergence of the Nurse ECMO Specialist and ECMO Innovation

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN-K

3:50-4:15

Simulation Innovation: The Wave of the Future

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

4:15-4:40

Art + Science: Prototyping Medicine

Aisen C. Chacin, PhD

4:40-4:50

Panel Discussion and Questions

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN, Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE,

Aisen C. Chacin, PhD

4:50-5:00

CLOSING REMARKS

 

 

DAY 2

7:30-8:00

Registration and Breakfast

BREAKOUT SESSIONS (40 Minutes Each)

TIME

PRESENTATION

SPEAKER

8:00-8:40

Vascular Access Techniques

Deepa Lalu, MSN, BSN

 

Sepsis Management and Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring

Monitoring Neurological Complications

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

 

Mock Code Mastery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

 

Mahoney Simulation Center Simulation Exhibition

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

 

ECMO and MCS ICU Emergency Management

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN-K

08:40-0850

 

 

8:50-9:30

Vascular Access Techniques

Deepa Lalu, MSN, BSN

 

Sepsis Management and Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring

Monitoring Neurological Complications

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

 

Mock Code Mastery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

 

Mahoney Simulation Center Simulation Exhibition

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

 

ECMO and MCS ICU Emergency Management

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN

9:30-9:55

BREAK

9:55-10:35

Vascular Access Techniques

Deepa Lalu, MSN, BSN

 

Sepsis Management and Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring

Monitoring Neurological Complications

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

 

Mock Code Mastery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

 

Mahoney Simulation Center Simulation Exhibition

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

 

ECMO and MCS ICU Emergency Management

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN

10:35-10:45

 

 

10:45-11:25

Vascular Access Techniques

Deepa Lalu, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

 

Sepsis Management and Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring

Monitoring Neurological Complications

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

 

Mock Code Mastery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

 

Mahoney Simulation Center Simulation Exhibition

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

 

ECMO and MCS ICU Emergency Management

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN

11:25-11:35

 

 

11:35-12:10

Vascular Access Techniques

Deepa Lalu, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

 

Sepsis Management and Minimally Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring

Monitoring Neurological Complications

Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C

Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CCRN, SCRN

 

Mock Code Mastery

Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN

 

Mahoney Simulation Center Simulation Exhibition

Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE

 

ECMO and MCS ICU Emergency Management

Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, CCRN

12:10-1:10

LUNCH

Closing Remarks

Houston Methodist Research Institute
6670 Bertner Ave
John F. Bookout Auditorium, 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States

John F. Bookout Auditorium - 2nd Floor

 

Travel

Houston Methodist Way Finder Map

View Parking Information

Direction from nearest parking garages:

From Garage 1:

  • Take parking garage elevator to 3rd floor.
  • Exit and turn left and enter doors into the hospital on the right.
  • Take stairs down to ground level, walk straight past the Information Desk. This is the Crain Garden. Continue straight toward the Weiss Chapel, turn right and continue past the Gift Shop.
  • Turn right before the Dunn Tower Elevator bank and then a quick left (Starbucks will be on the right). Proceed down this hall toward the Market Café.
  • Turn Right, then a quick left to leave Dunn Tower and enter into the Research Institute.
  • Continue straight toward exit doors.
  • Turn right at the RI Information Desk. Proceed up the staircase and the John F. Bookout Auditorium will be on the right side.
  • Elevators to the second floor are also available, pass the staircase and proceed to end. Elevators will be on the right.

From Garage 7:

  • Take parking garage elevator to ground floor, exit and turn left to outer walkway.
  • Turn left and proceed to glass double doors on left, enter Walter Tower.
  • Proceed straight down hallway past the Fondren/Alkek elevators, then past the Dunn elevator bank.
  • Take a left (Starbucks will be on the right) and follow the directions from above to the Research Institute. 

 

Gail M . Vozzella, MSN, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Nurse Executive, Houston Methodist


Shannan K. Hamlin, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, NE-BC
Director, Center for Nursing Research, Education and Practice


Stuart J. Corr, PhD
Director, Innovation Systems Engineering, Houston Methodist


Alan B. Lumsden, MD
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Houston Methodist


Tracee Kennon, MBA, BSN, RN, CCRN
Clinical Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Aisen C. Chacin, PhD
Medical Prototyping Lab Lead, University of Texas Medical Branch


Nicole M. Fontenot, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CCNS, CCRN-K
Manager of Nursing Science & Academic Outreach, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Shedrick Kennedy, MSN, BSN, CCRN-K
Professional Development Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Jay Bedruz, RN
Nurse Manager, Virtual ICU, Houston Methodist


Sarah Cammarata, RN
Nurse Manager, Virtual ICU, Houston Methodist


Agata Stawarz-Gugala, PT DPT, MS
Rehab Education Specialist, Houston Methodist


Katie Broadway, MSN, RN, CNRN, SCRN
Professional Practice Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Francella Crespo, MSN, CCRN, RN-BC, WTA-C
Professional Practice Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Kathryn Roberts, MSN, BSN, RN-BC, CHSE
Professional Practice Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Deepa Lalu, MSN, BSN
Professional Practice Leader, Center for Nursing Research, Education, & Practice


Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

To be awarded 9.50 continuing professional development hours, the participant must attend the program in its entirety and complete the evaluation tool.

Available Credit

  • 9.50 Attendance
  • 9.50 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 9.50 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

TBD


 

Price

Cost:
$15.00
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FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Houston Methodist Employee                                  $15   
All Others$25

 

 

 


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