Speakers & Topics

Below is an overview of confirmed speakers and topics.
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Keynote Speaker
Advancing Your NP Career: What is Your Next Step?
Ruth Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM
Professor & Assistant Dean for Clinical Scholarship
Vanderbilt University, School of Nursing
Featured Speakers:  
Margaret Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP Kristine Scordo, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, FAANP
Ruth Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM Jan Shepherd, MD, FACOG
Michael T. McDermott, MD Peggy Vernon, RN, MA, C-PNP, DCNP, FAANP
Bruce Morgenstern, MD Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP
Eileen O’Grady, PhD, RN, ANP-BC  
Specialty Speakers:  
Gale Adcock, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN Kenneth Lyn-Kew, MD
Elisabeth Arenales, JD Theresa Mallick-Searle, MS, RN-BC, ANP-BC
Nancy Balch, PharmD, BCCCP Barbara Malone, DNP, C-FNP, FNKF
Carol A. Barch, MN, FNP-BC Paula Marchionda, MD, MPH, BSN
Kimberly Hammond Beckstrom, APRN, DNP, FNP-C Vincent Markovchick, MD, FAAEM, FACEP
Alexis Blount, RN, MSN, MPH, FNP, CDE Alison Marshall, RN, MSN, FNP-C
Kasey Bowden, MSN, FNP, AG-ACNP Bridget Marshall, DNP, MS, APRN, CPNP-PC, PMHS
Cathrin Carithers, DNP, RN, FNP Robert Montgomery, DNP, RN-BC, ACNS-BC
Deborah Chapa, PhD, ACNP-BC Sonya Montgomery, FNP-BC, PMHCS-BC
Mary Lee Chin, MS, RDN Maria Moreira, MD
Barbara Deloian, PhD, CPNP, IBCLC, FAANP Rustain L. Morgan, MD, MS
Nancy Denke, DNP, ACNP-BC, FNP-BC, FAEN, CEN, CCRN Maureen Moriarty, DNP, ANP-BC, FAHS
Samuel Dominguez, MD, PhD Nancy Munro, RN, MN, CCRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP
Christopher Doran, MD Carmella Nogar, PA-C, MPAS
Teresa Durden, MSN, RN, APRN-BC, ACNP Kimberly Oas, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Mechele Fillman, MSN, NPc Nycole Oliver, DNP, APRN, RN, FNP-C, ACNPC-AG, CEN
Kristy Gama, ARNP Jessica Peck, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, CNE, CNL, FAANP
Jacqueline J. Glover, PhD Laura Peters, MS, FNP-C
Kathleen Hall, PhD, APRN, GNP-BC, PGPCNP-BC Lori Ranallo, RN, MSN, CBCN, APRN-BC
Diane Hanna, APRN, DNP, FNP-C Lynn Rapsilber, DNP APRN ANP-BC FAANP
James Harrington, MD E. Monee’ Reed, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC
Christopher Hemmer, DNP, ANP Jennifer Rodgers, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC
Jennifer S. Hyer, MD Heather Roebuck, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
Callie Johnson, RN, MSN, ANP-BC Nancy Rudner, DrPH, MPH, MSN, FNP  
Andrea Jones, MD Kimberly Sakovich, MS, RN-C, WHNP-C, C-EFM
April Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP BC Eva Schmidt, APRN, FNP-BC
Judith Kaufmann, DrPH, FNP-BC David Schnur, MD
Cynthia Kelly, MD Jeffrey Strich, MD, MS
Maria Kenneally, DNP, FNP-BC Kelley Taylor, RN, MSN, AGACNP-BC
Christine Kessler, MN, CNS, ANP, BC-ADM, CDTC, FAANP Joanne Thanavaro, DNP, AGACNP-BC, AGPCNP-BC, FAANP
Susan Kimble, DNP, RN, ANP-BC, FAANP Kristina Tocce, MD, MPH
Cindy Kleckner, RDN, LD, FAND Karley Trautman, DNP, ANP-BC, AGACNP-BC
Lynda J. Krasenbaum, MSN, ANP-BC Deborah Tuffield, DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Sherstin Lommatzsch, MD Maria Walls, APRN, MSN, ANP-C, CDE
Steven E. Lommatzsch, MD Afton Williamson, DNP, FNP-BC, RN
Tracks:  
Acute Care Pediatric
Adult/Geriatric Professional Development
Dermatology Women’s Health
Topics:  
Allergies Mental Health
Anxiety Neurology
Arthritis Nutrition
Business Practice Obesity
Cardiology Oncology
Contraception Orthopedics
Dermatology Pain
Diagnostics Pediatrics
Endocrinology Pharmacology
Gastroenterology Pulmonary
Genomics Radiology
Geriatrics Self-Care
Gynecology Sleep Disorders
Hematology Technology 
Imaging Trauma 
Infectious Disease Wound Care 
Legislation  
Workshops:  
COPD and Asthma Office/Dermatological Procedures
Intrauterine Procedures Orthopedic Exam
New Imaging, New Criteria, Radiology Changes Suturing Skills: Beginning to Advanced