Hot topics in pediatric nursing: Issues impacting pediatric healthcare

Track: 60 Minute Podium

Session Number: 601
Date: Sat, Apr 7th, 2018
Time: 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Description:

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Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Facilitated by SPN Past Presidents, this interactive session will provide participants the opportunity to discuss challenges and clinical issues facing pediatric nursing and share best practices and resources to achieve safe, high quality holistic culturally sensitive family centered pediatric care.
Primary Presenter Bio: Dr. Lynn Mohr is an assistant professor and associate chair of the department of women children family nursing, Rush University College of Nursing. She is also the Director of the Pediatric/Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist Program at Rush. Dr. Mohr has published on pediatric care issues regarding wound, ostomy and continence. Dr. Mohr served as SPN President from 2008-2010. She has remained active in SPN participating on the CNS Special Interest Group and has presented at past conferences. .
Primary Presenter Institution: Rush University College of Nursing
Presenter 2 Institution: Azusa Pacific University
Presenter 2 Bio: Dr. Vicky Bowden DNSc, RN serves as Vice Provost for Undergraduate Programs at Azusa Pacific University, and is a professor in the School of Nursing, teaching online graduate courses. Dr. Bowden serves as the Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Scholar Mentor/Consultant for the EBP Scholars Program at CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange, California. Dr. Bowden is also co-author/editor of three nursing textbooks including and evidence-based text called Pediatric Nursing Procedures. Dr. Bowden served as SPN President from 2000-2002. She has remained active in SPN participating on the Clinical Practice Committee and the Nominating Committee
Presenter 3 Bio: Following retirement after ~40 years in academia, most of which was spent at Boston College, Wm. F. Connell School of Nursing, Dr. Sandy Mott returned to Boston Children’s as a Nurse Scientist as a mentor and researcher. She is currently the co-director of the Nursing Science Fellowship, a two-year program offering a series of didactic classes in basic nursing research and intense mentoring with a nurse scientist during which the staff nurse identifies and refines a research or quality improvement science question, designs a protocol, collects and analyzes data, and disseminates the results. In addition she pursues her own area of research in the area of advocacy/support for families caring for chronically critically ill children. Dr. Mott served as SPN president from 2006-2008.
Presenter 3 Institution: Boston Children's Hospital
Presenter 4 Bio: Dr. Wiggins is an Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing. She teaches course work in health systems innovations at the graduate level and mentors pediatric focused DNP and PhD students. In her current faculty practice role she is a Clinical Research Nurse with Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha NE where she developed and mentors a nursing research fellowship program for pediatric bedside nurses. She served as SPN President from 2014-2016. Currently she is chairing the SPN Nominating Committee.
Presenter 4 Institution: University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Facilitated by SPN Past Presidents, this interactive session will provide participants the opportunity to discuss challenges and clinical issues facing pediatric nursing and share best practices and resources to achieve safe, high quality holistic culturally sensitive family centered pediatric care.
Primary Presenter Bio: Dr. Lynn Mohr is an assistant professor and associate chair of the department of women children family nursing, Rush University College of Nursing. She is also the Director of the Pediatric/Neonatal Clinical Nurse Specialist Program at Rush. Dr. Mohr has published on pediatric care issues regarding wound, ostomy and continence. Dr. Mohr served as SPN President from 2008-2010. She has remained active in SPN participating on the CNS Special Interest Group and has presented at past conferences. .
Primary Presenter Institution: Rush University College of Nursing
Presenter 2 Institution: Azusa Pacific University
Presenter 2 Bio: Dr. Vicky Bowden DNSc, RN serves as Vice Provost for Undergraduate Programs at Azusa Pacific University, and is a professor in the School of Nursing, teaching online graduate courses. Dr. Bowden serves as the Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Scholar Mentor/Consultant for the EBP Scholars Program at CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange, California. Dr. Bowden is also co-author/editor of three nursing textbooks including and evidence-based text called Pediatric Nursing Procedures. Dr. Bowden served as SPN President from 2000-2002. She has remained active in SPN participating on the Clinical Practice Committee and the Nominating Committee
Presenter 3 Bio: Following retirement after ~40 years in academia, most of which was spent at Boston College, Wm. F. Connell School of Nursing, Dr. Sandy Mott returned to Boston Children’s as a Nurse Scientist as a mentor and researcher. She is currently the co-director of the Nursing Science Fellowship, a two-year program offering a series of didactic classes in basic nursing research and intense mentoring with a nurse scientist during which the staff nurse identifies and refines a research or quality improvement science question, designs a protocol, collects and analyzes data, and disseminates the results. In addition she pursues her own area of research in the area of advocacy/support for families caring for chronically critically ill children. Dr. Mott served as SPN president from 2006-2008.
Presenter 3 Institution: Boston Children's Hospital
Presenter 4 Bio: Dr. Wiggins is an Associate Professor of Nursing at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing. She teaches course work in health systems innovations at the graduate level and mentors pediatric focused DNP and PhD students. In her current faculty practice role she is a Clinical Research Nurse with Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha NE where she developed and mentors a nursing research fellowship program for pediatric bedside nurses. She served as SPN President from 2014-2016. Currently she is chairing the SPN Nominating Committee.
Presenter 4 Institution: University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Nursing