Care Transitions: Research, Realities, and Reform

Agenda, May 5, 2010 
Room 1014, Auditorium
Duke University School of Nursing
 
 9:30 – 10:00    Registration and Continental Breakfast
 
10:00 – 10:20   Welcome and Introductions
                         Eleanor McConnell, RN, PhD, GNS, BC
                         Associate Professor, DUSON
                         Director, Center of Excellence in Geriatric Nursing Education
                         Catherine Gilliss, DNSc, RN, FAAN
     Helene Fuld Health Trust Professor of Nursing
     Dean, Duke School of Nursing
     Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, Duke University
 
10:20 – 10:40   Transitional Care in Nursing Homes
                         Mark Toles MSN, RN
     John A. Hartford BAGNC Pre-doctoral Scholar
     Duke University School of Nursing
 
10:40 – 11:00   Care Transitions: The Realities of Community Based Long Term Care 
                          Anna Beeber, PhD, RN
      Assistant Professor
      UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing
      Presentation (PDF)
 
 11:00 – 11:20   Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Transitions
      Mitchell T. Heflin, MD, MHS
      Associate Professor, Dept. of Medicine, DUMC
      Director, Geriatric Education Center
 
11:20 – 11:35   Break
 
11:35 – 11:55   Transitions in Care Across the Cancer Continuum
      Ashley Leak RN, BC, MSN, OCN
      John A. Hartford BAGNC Pre-doctoral Scholar
      UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing
 
11:55 – 12:15  Transitional Care Partners Program
                         Cristina C. Hendrix, DNS, GNP,BC, FNP
                         Associate Professor, Duke University School of Nursing
                         Nurse Researcher/Practitioner, GRECC Durham VAMC
                         PowerPoint Presentation
 
12:15 – 1:00     Lunch   
 
  1:00 – 2:15    Reform and Its Implications for Chronic Care 
    Management, Transitons in Care, and Nursing        
                        William A Dombi, Esq.
                        Director, Center for Health Care Law
                        National Association of Home and Hospice Care
                        PowerPoint Presentation
 
 2:00 – 2:20    Transitional Care in the Emergency Department
                       Michael LaMantia MD, MPH
                       Center of Aging and Health
                       University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
                       PowerPoint Presentation
 
 2:20 – 2:40    Break
 
 2:40 – 3:00    Seniors: Healthy in Place, A Durham Health Innovations 
                       Project
                       Eleanor McConnell, RN, PhD, GNS, BC
                       Associate Professor, DUSON
                       Director, Center of Excellence in Geriatric Nursing Education
                       PowerPoint Presentation
                       PowerPoint Presentation
 
 3:00 – 4:00    2010 Carol Hogue Distinguished Lectureship
                     
                       Mary D Naylor, PhD, FAAN, RN 
   Marian S. Ware Professor in Gerontology;
   Director of NewCourtland Center for Transitions and Health
   University of Pennsylvania
 
 4:00 – 4:45   Panel Discussion
                      Mary Naylor
                      William A. Dombi
  Peggye Dilworth-Anderson
Professor, Dept. of Health Policy and Management, UNC
President, Gerontological Society of America
                      Ken Schmader, MD
Professor, Dept. Medicine
Director, Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical      Center, VAMC, Durham, NC
Tim Rogers, CEO
          Association of Home and Hospice Care of North Carolina
          South Carolina Home and Hospice Care Association
Joan Pellettier
           Director, Triangle J Area on Aging
 
                       
 4:45 – 5:00    Ellie McConnell
                     
 
 5:00 – 6:00    Reception
 
 

To Register, contact Michelle Mitchell at 668-2347 or email m.mitchell@duke.edu.  Please leave your name, agency (if applicable) and contact information.  Hope to see you on May 5th!