2021 AWHONN Virtual Convention Schedule-at-a-Glance

2021 AWHONN Virtual Convention Schedule-at-a-Glance (as of 10.7.2021)

ALL TIMES LISTED ARE EASTERN TIME

*NR = not recorded for on-demand per request of presenter(s);|
EC = suitable for early career nurses; Rx = includes pharmacology content

THIS AGENDA IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANY TIME         

Sunday, October 10, 2021

9:30 am – 10:30 am
Symposium: Diaper Dermatitis in Preterm and Full-term infants: Pathophysiology, Management, and Evidenced-based recommendations (1.0 nursing contact hours provided only to live participants)* Presented by: Water Wipes 

11:00 am – 12:30 pm
President’s Address/Awards/GS1 Managing Chaos, Cultivating Calm – EC (1.0 nursing contact hours)

1 – 2 pm  
Symposium: An Update on Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in the United States (1.0 nursing contact hours provided only to live participants)* Presented by: March of Dimes

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the Platform

2:25 pm – 3:40 pm  
Nursing Excellence Sessions

    • NE1 Using Maternal Case Studies to Interpret Lab Values for Preeclampsia, Cardiac Conditions, and Infection/Sepsis. (OB) – EC
    • NE2 Many Things Cease During Pandemics but Intimate Partner Violence Isn’t One of Them; How Nurses Can Improve Patient Safety. (WH) – EC
    • NE3 What a Catch! Proactively Preventing Newborn Falls/Drops (N) – EC
    • NE4 Politics for the Nurse Who Dislikes Politics: Are We Really Going to Let Her Eat that Placenta? (PI) – EC

4 – 5 pm  
Symposium: Magic in Every Drop- the Bioactivity of Human Milk (1.0 nursing contact hours provided only to live participants)* Presented by: Prolacta Bioscience

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the Platform

4:20 – 5:35 pm   
Round table Discussion: Telehealth; Transforming Pregnancy and Neonatal Outcomes Facilitator: Elizabeth Kester, MSN, RN, NEA-BC 

Monday, October 11, 2021

9:25 – 10:05 am   
AWHONN Product Demonstration: Critical Care Obstetrics Education (CCOE)

11:20 – 11:25 am
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Leadership Award Presentation

11:25 am – 12:25 pm 
GS2 Black Motherhood and the Invisible Burden of Race, Racism, and Implicit Bias – EC (1.0 nursing contact hour)

12:45 – 2:00 pm    
Roundtable Discussion: Addressing Staff Challenges: Here and Now Facilitator: Shellie Nelson, MS, RN 

12:45 – 1:45 pm  
Symposium: The Results are In- “Mothers and Babies First” Win the Gold Presented by: Relias

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the Platform

2:20 – 3:50 pm
A National and Global Perspective on COVID – An Interactive Conversation Addressing Equity, Outcomes, and Preparing for the Future – EC

4:10 – 5:40 pm    
Livestream session with live Q&A accessible on only this date/time: Uterine Activity in Labor: Clinical and Legal Implications for Clinicians – EC, Rx 15, NR*

6 – 7 pm   
Roundtable Discussion: This nurse is a BOSS! Shout out to nursing care during COVID Facilitator: Cheryl Larry-Osman, DNP, MS, RN, CNM, CNS-C

6 – 7 pm   
Symposium: Decreasing the Risk for Maternal and Fetal Morbidities During Cesarean Delivery at Full Dilation (2.0 nursing contact hours provided only to live participants)* Presented by: Cooper Surgical

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the Platform

7:30 – 8:30 pm      
President’s party

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

9:25 am – 10:40 am   
Roundtable Discussion: Stand by Me:  Peer Support, Advocacy, and Self-care Facilitator: Kellie Griggs, DNP, MSN-Ed, RNC-OB 

9:30 – 10:30 am    
Symposium: Critical Insights and Recent Advances in Neonatal Skin Care Presented by: P&G Pampers

11:20 – 11:25 am
Welcome from Jonathan Webb, MPH, MBA, AWHONN CEO

11:25 am – 12:25 pm 
GS3 Healthcare Advocacy: Giving a Voice to Your Heart– EC (1.0 nursing contact hours)

1 – 2 pm    
Symposium: ERAS for C-Section: The Nursing Perspective Presented by: Pacira

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the Platform

2:20 – 3:50 pm     
Livestream session with live Q&A accessible on only this date/time: Corrective Measures: Taking a Proactive Approach to Category II Fetal Heart Rate (FHR) Patterns– EC, Rx 10, NR*

4:10 – 5:10 pm    
AWHONN Nurses’ Voices Heard in the AWHONN Staffing Survey –  EC

5:30 – 6:30pm   
Information Session: Early Career, Emerging Leaders, Fellows Programs Presenters: Susan Hale, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, EBP (CH), Fay Rycyna, BSN, RN, Karen Crowley, DNP, APRN-BC, WHNP, ANP, CNE, Mark Arucan

5:30 – 6:10pm    
AWHONN Product Demonstration: OB Triage Orientation Education Program Presenters: Cathy Ruhl, Mitty Songer

5:30 – 6:30pm    
Symposium: Be the Change You Want to See! Introducing the Respectful Maternity Care Framework and Evidenced-Based Clinical Practice Guidelines Presented by AWHONN and sponsored by Huggies® Healthcare™

Networking: Meet Our Partners on the platform

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

9:25 – 10:05 am
AWHONN Product Demonstration: Obstetric Patient Safety (OPS) Program Presenter: Susan Hale, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, EBP (CH) and Moderator: Ben Scheich, MS

9:25 – 10:40 am
Roundtable Discussion: Opportunities Abound: Ideas on Engaging Students and Early Career Nurses in AWHONN Involvement and Advocacy Facilitator: Kellie Griggs, DNP, MSN-Ed, RNC-OB

11 am – 12:15 pm
Global AWHONN: What Would This Look Like? – EC

12:35 – 1:35 pm
DEI – How to Talk about Race– EC

1:55  – 2:35 pm
AWHONN Product Demonstration: Perinatal Orientation and Education (POEP) Program Presenters: Mitty Songer and Susan Hale, DNP, RNC-OB, C-EFM, EBP (CH) and Moderator: Ben Scheich

3:30 – 4:40 pm
GS4 Life in Balance: Improving the Quality of Your Journey– EC/Closing Remarks with Sandra Cesario, PhD, MS, RNC, FAAN, 2022 AWHONN President (1.0 nursing contact hours)

*Sponsored Symposia Nursing Contact Hours
There may be nursing contact hours awarded for sponsored symposia at the AWHONN 2021 convention. Any nursing contact hours for sponsored symposia will be awarded by the provider associated with the individual companies and will not be awarded by AWHONN’s provider unit. Nursing contact hours associated with sponsored symposia will be achievable by participants for only the scheduled day/time of the scheduled symposia.

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