NPUAP 2017 Biennial Conference Speaker Handouts

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Track 1 – Best Practices: It’s All About Staging

Keynote: Staging What’s the Point?
Laura Edsberg, PhD

The Treatment of Pressure Injuries: The 3-Legged Stool, Nutrition, Off-Loading and Wound Care
Barbara Delmore, PhD, RN, CWCN, MAPWCA, IIWCC-NYU (Wound Care)
Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND (Nutrition)
Art Stone, DPM (Off-Loading)

Stage 1 Pressure Injury: Non-Blanchable Erythema of Intact Skin
Janet Cuddigan, PhD, RN, CWCN

Stage 2 Pressure Injury: Partial-Thickness Skin Loss with Exposed Dermis
Dorothy Doughty, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN

Deep Tissue Pressure Injury (DTPI): Persistent Non-Blanchable Deep Red, Maroon or Discoloration
Joyce Black, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

Stage 3 Pressure Injury: Full-Thickness Skin Loss & Stage 4 Pressure Injury: Full-Thickness Skin and Tissue Loss
Aimee Garcia, MD, CWS, FACCWS

Unstageable Pressure Injury: Obscured Full-Thickness Skin and Tissue Loss
Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN-CCNS, FAAN

Mucosal Membrane Pressure Injury & Medical Device Related Pressure Injury
Joyce Black, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

Track 2 – It’s All About Quality of Life

Keynote: Skin Perfusion: What Does it Take to Keep Skin Alive?
R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, M.Ed., D.SC (Hon), FRCPC (Med)(Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM

Kennedy Terminal Ulcer
Karen Kennedy-Evans, RN, FNP, APRN-BC

Skin Care Changes at Life End
R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, M.Ed., D.SC (Hon), FRCPC (Med)(Derm), FAAD, MAPWCA, JM

Trombley-Brennan Ulcer
Mary Brennan, RN, MBA, CWON

Skin Failure
Diane Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN

Skin Failure: Differing Perspectives
Jeffrey Levine, MD, AGSF, CMD, CWSP

CMS Perspective on Untangling the Terminology: Post-Acute Care Quality Reporting: Improving Outcomes Through Quality Measures
Stella (Stace) Mandl, RN, BSN, BSW, PHN

Summary of Commonalities from Panel Presentations
Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CWON, ETN, MAPWCA, FAAN

Palliative Care for Pressure Injury
Jeffrey Levine, MD, AGSF, CMD, CWSP

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Track 1 – Best Practices: It’s All About Healing

What’s in that Wound Bed: Eschar, Slough, Biofilm?
Linda J. Cowan, PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWS
Dr. Cowan Resources

Debridement: Is There a Limit?
Lisa Gould, MD, PhD, FACS

Pressure Injury Complications: Diagnostic Dilemmas
Aimee Garcia, MD, CWS, FACCWS

Definitions: Open, Closed Reoccurring – A Collaboration Project (Recidivism Panel)
Sarah Holden-Mount, PT, CWS, FACCWS
Aamir Siddiqui, MD

What’s the Support, for Support?
Evan Call, MS, CSM

The Seated Patient
Christine Berke, RN, BC, BSN, MSN, APRN-NP, CWOCN

Track 2 – It’s All Quality Measures

Lets Start at the Top: Getting Administrative Buy-In
William Padula, PhD, MS, MSc

NDNQI: Getting the Numbers/Pressure Injuries Across the US
Janet Cuddigan, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

Meeting in the Middle: Staff Education
Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN-CCNS, FAAN

The CMS IMPACT Act: Better Care, Healthy People, Health Communities & Affordable Care
Stella (Stace) Mandl, RN, BSN, BSW, PHN

Pressure Injuries: Prevention That Works
Joyce Pittman, PhD, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, CWOCN
Ann N. Tescher, APRN, CNS, PhD, CCRN, CCNS, CWCN, FCCM