Advanced Practice Providers Conference

Guiding Their Journey: Improving Patient Care

January 25 to January 26, 2019

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple • Temple, Texas


Full agenda coming soon.

  • Friday, January 25, 1:30 – 6:00
    • Leadership and APP Practice Issues
    • Integrating Psychiatry and Primary Care
    • Nephrology – Disorders of Water Balance
    • Liver Disease – All Roads Lead to Cirhosis
  • Saturday, January 26, 8:00 – 4:30
    • Diabetes
    • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    • Palliative Care
    • Cardiac Surgery
    • Common Mental Illnesses
    • Geriatrics
    • MICU Topics
    • Autism
    • Heart Failure
    • Pain and Opioids


Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Friday, January 25, 2019

Saturday, January 26, 2019

  • 7:30 a.m.


  • 8 a.m.


  • 8:10 a.m.

    How to Use New Medications for Diabetes in Your Practice

  • 9:10 a.m.

    A: Important Things to Know about Sleep Apnea

  • B: Palliative Care

  • 10:10 a.m.


  • 10:20 a.m.

    A: Valve Surgery and Updates in Cardiothoracic Surgery

  • B: On the Front Line of Depression and Anxiety

    Katherine Tharp, MD

    Anne Stewart, MD

  • 11:20 a.m.

    Dementia: Evaluation and Management Strategies

    Colleen Nadolski, NP

  • 12:20 p.m.


    Sponsored Diabetes Lecture

  • 1:05 p.m.

    A: 2018 Top Papers in Critical Care

  • B: Interacting with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum: Strategies for Success

    Jayne Dunlap, DNP

  • 2:05 p.m.

    Heart Failure: Foundations of Care

  • 3:05 p.m.


  • 3:15 p.m.

    Promoting Wellness Through Optimal Pain Management

    Emily Garmon, MD

  • 4:15 p.m.

    Wrap-up, CE Instructions


Mayborn Auditorium - Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple

The symposium will held in the Medical Education Building, Mayborn Auditorium on the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple campus.

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2401 S. 31st St.
Temple, TX 76508


A block of sleeping rooms have been reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn Temple. A special guest room rate has been granted for attendees of this meeting.

To make reservations at this rate, call the hotel directly at 254.773.0200 and use group code APP119 or book online and use group code APP2019.

Reservations must be made by Dec. 25, 2018.

Book online
Must use group code APP2019

Baylor Scott & White Health employees must follow the reservation and lodging guidelines outlined in the Travel and Business Expense Policy.

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Credit Designation

This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 10.3 AAPA Category 1 CME credits from the AAPA Review Panel. The total number of approved credits is yet to be determined.


Registration Fee

Friday and Saturday

BSWH or HTPN APPs: $100
BSWH or HTPN RNs: $75
Non-employees: $200
Students: $50

Friday only or Saturday only

BSWH or HTPN APPs and RNs: $50
Non-employees: $100
Students: $50

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellation of registration must be received in writing.

The conference organizers will not be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses. Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

Contact Us

Shelley Faber, MSN, RN-BC, RNC-NIC
Phone: 214.820.4341
Naomi Thompson
Phone: 254.724.4389

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