Education at the spn annual conference

Activity Title:   31st SPN Virtual Annual Conference

Date:   April 14-17, 2021

Target Audience:  Pediatric nurses including bedside nurses, clinical nurse specialists, nursing professional development practitioners, pediatric & family nurse practitioners, academic faculty, and administrators. 

Learning Objectives: As a result of attending the SPN Annual Conference, attendees will be able to:

  • Collaborate with others in the pediatric nursing specialty for growth of professional network.
  • Share best practices that enhance patient experience, quality care, cost reduction, and promote healthy work environments.
  • Implement new knowledge to promote best practice in the organizational setting.
  • Create a professional development plan through networking and participation in educational sessions.

Continuing Education: 

Society of Pediatric Nurses is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Contact Hours: Attendees can earn 40+ contact hours.

Requirements for Obtaining Contact Hours:

  1. Register for and attend the conference.
  2. Complete online evaluation for each session attended.

For further information, email info@pedsnurses.org or call 312-321-5154.

Wednesday, April 14

Thursday, April 15

A Collaborative and Multi-Disciplinary Care Pathway Approach for Pediatric Patients Challenged by a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)
Improving Pneumococcal Vaccination Administration in Pediatric Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)
Know Before You Go! Evidence-Based Practice Project to Address Patient and Caregiver Transfer Anxiety
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)
Advocating for Change: Making a Difference to Improve Children's Health
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)
Does "Thinking Inside the Box" Reduce Infant Mortality?
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)
More Than Medicine: Using Behavioral Economics to Increase Adherence
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM)
Contemporary Variables that Impact Sleep and Development in Female Adolescent Swimmers and Gymnasts
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (1:45 PM - 2:45 PM)
Implementing Virtual Pediatric Clinical Experiences for Undergraduate Nursing Students
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (1:45 PM - 2:45 PM)
The Impact of High-Fidelity Simulation on Nursing Self-Efficacy and Nurse-Physician Collaboration
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (1:45 PM - 2:45 PM)
Iatrogenic Withdrawal Syndrome: Screening and Prevention by the Pediatric Nurse
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (3:45 PM - 4:45 PM)
Impact of a Poverty Simulation on Clinicians’ Attitudes Towards Poverty
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (3:45 PM - 4:45 PM)
Improving Reporting Culture Through Daily Safety Huddle
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Thursday, Apr 15th (3:45 PM - 4:45 PM)

Friday, April 16

Saturday, April 17

"Involve Me and I'll Understand": The Impact of Low Fidelity Simulations on Pediatric Nursing Students
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
A Pediatric Clinical Approach for Baccalaureate Nursing Students: Camp Nursing
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Closing the Gap between Adult and Pediatric RN Practice
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Deformational Plagiocephaly and Tummy Time. Part I: Finding From A Parent Survey
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Deformational Plagiocephaly and Tummy Time. Part II: Findings from A Nurse Survey
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Filipino American Parental Management of Care for Children and Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder: An Explanatory Framework
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Fostering Resilience by Educating Undergraduate Nursing Students about Adverse Childhood Experiences
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Growing a Robust In-situ Mock Code Program using Simulation in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: A Bedside Nurse-Led Multi-Disciplinary Approach
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Into the unknown: Pediatric clinical nurses manage multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C)
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
PANDAS and PANS: Silly Names for a Serious Illness. What Pediatric Nurses Need to Know to Move Beyond Controversy Toward Responsible Patient Care of Children with Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Illness
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Pedi-Sim Lectures: Improving student outcomes and faculty teaching effectiveness
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Pediatric Critical Care Course: An interprofessional Collaboration Between Academia and Clinical Practice
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Pediatric End-of-life Simulation: Preparing the Future Nurse to Care for the Needs of the Child and Family
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Pediatric Liver Failure: Rare but potentially fatal
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
The impact of approachable nurses: an exploratory study, the voice of the hospitalized child
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Undergraduate Nursing Students' Learning Experiences Providing Care for Children with Special Health Care Needs in Home-Based Respite Care
Track: On-Demand 30 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Use of Post-Clinical Simulation to Enhance Learning in an Undergraduate Baccalaureate Pediatric Course
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
Using Telehealth Simulation as an Alternative Clinical Experience
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
What Do Burmese-American Children Have to Say About Healthy Weight Care?
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)
What Pediatric Nurses Should Know about Vector-Borne Diseases
Track: 60 Minute Podium
Saturday, Apr 17th (12:00 AM - 11:55 PM)