Thursday, April 11 7:30 AM

Pre-Brandon Carrell

Date/Time: April 11, 2019, 7:30 AM

Join us for the 21st Annual Pre-Brandon Carrell Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium for Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals. ​For 40 years, the Brandon Carrell Visiting Professorship, in honor of our former chief of staff, has invited former fellows to return to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. The 21st Annual Pre-Brandon Carrell Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium for Nurses and Allied Health Care Professionals, held the day before the visiting professorship, welcomes nurses and allied staff to explore and evaluate topics about current pediatric orthopedic treatments from an interdisciplinary standpoint. 


Program & Presenters:

7:30 a.m.  Registration
8:00 a.m.  Welcome & Introductions 
Debbie Sayles, M.B.A, R.N., NE-BC, 
Vice President and C.N.O. 
8:15 a.m.  Perioperative Hypothermia Reduction 
in Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis 
Christopher Mcleod, D.O. 
8:45 a.m.  Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Psychological Implication of Pain in the Pre-Surgical Patient
Teresa Collins-Jones, Ph.D. 
Brandon Ramo, M.D. 
Shelby Parker, M.A. 
Kiley Poppino, B.S. 
9:30 a.m.  BREAK & POSTER PRESENTATIONS 
9:45 a.m.  Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Medications and Side Effects 
Vy Do, M.D. 
10:30 a.m. Psychosocial Considerations in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: A Developmental Perspective
Lauren Cox, M.D. 
11:15 a.m. Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) for the Treatment of Pediatric Sport-
Related Concussion
Aaron Zynda, B.S., C.C.R.P 
Noon LUNCH
1:00 p.m.  Person First Language
Mackenzi Summers, M.S., C.T.R.S.
Elissa Curtis, M.S. 
1:45 p.m.  Implementation of Standardized Discharge Regimen and Education Reduces Narcotic Prescribing Following Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis 
(AIS) Surgery: A Quality Value 
Safety Initiative (QVSI) 
Stacie Bukowsky, M.S., R.Ph. 
2:30 p.m.  BREAK & POSTER PRESENTATIONS 
3:00 p.m.  Patient Experience Initiative -
Wait Time Communication 
Ashleigh Kinney, L.C.S.W., C.P.X.P. 
3:45 p.m.  CLOSING REMARKS & EVALUATIONS


Registration: 

Registration Deadline: March 21
Registration Fee: $60

No registration will be completed without payment. Space for this session is limited.

There is no charge for Scottish Rite Hospital staff and retirees, but registration is required.

Continuing Education Credits:

Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

An application for Physical Therapy CEUs has been submitted.

Location:

The T. Boone Pickens Training and Conference Center
2222 Welborn Street
Dallas, TX 75219

Contact:

Christy Pittman

Phone: 214-559-5001

Email: Christy.Pittman@tsrh.org