Advanced Practice Providers Conference

Emerging Trends and Therapies in the Inpatient Setting

August 11, 2018

Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center • Dallas, Texas


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

Saturday, August 11, 2018

  • 7 a.m.


  • 7:50 a.m.

    Welcome / Opening Remarks

    Kathleen Shuey, ACNS-BC
    Ellie Bass, ACNP

  • Keynote Address

    8 a.m.

    Burnout in Healthcare

  • 9 a.m.


  • Breakout Session 1

    9:20 a.m.

    Acute Delirium

    Meredith, ACNP

  • Advances in Inpatient Practice

    Ryan English, PAC

  • Breakout Session 2

    10:30 a.m.

    Pulmonary Hypertension

    Latora Scott, PhD, RN, CHFN

  • Trauma

    Adrian Ramos, AGACNP

  • 11:30 a.m.


  • Hot Topics in Anticoagulation

    Teena Sam, PharmD

  • Breakout Session 3

    1:05 p.m.

    Extra Corporeal Membranous Oxygenation (ECMO)

    Sara Kearns, BSN, RN, CCRN-CSC

  • Respiratory Tools and Toys

    Richard Walker, MBA, DBA, RRT

  • 2:05 p.m.


  • Breakout Session 4

    2:25 p.m.

    Advances in Heart Failure

    Heather Shewmake, ACNP

  • Critical Care Ultrasound

  • Closing Remarks

    3:25 p.m.

    Looking into my Crystal Ball: Where Are We Going?

    Beth Beckman, CNO,
    Baylor University Medical Center

  • 4:25 p.m.


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 has been approved for 7.25 AAPA Category 1 CME credits from the Physician Assistant Review Panel.


Baylor Sammons Cancer Center, 10th floor

3410 Worth St.
Dallas, TX 75246

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


Registration Fee

BSWH or HTPN Employees






Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellation of registration must be received in writing no later than Tuesday August 7, 2018. No refund will be made after that date.

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

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