Past Events

Health Disparities in Pediatric & Congenital Cardiology: Understudied & Undervalued

Cardiac Networks United hosted a virtual conference to begin the discussion of racial health disparities in pediatric and congenital cardiology. This conference brought together experts in the field of health equity from a variety of specialties across the country. Videos from these presentations can be viewed using the links below.

Agenda

CNU Definitions & Keynote

CNU Panel Presentations

CNU Breakout Collaborative

CNU Breakout Family

CNU Breakout QI

CNU Breakout Research

To view presentations from previous conferences, please visit SharePoint.


2020 PC4/PAC3 Abstracts

Abstraction Time Per Encounter

Kenneth E. Mah, MD, MS
Cincinnati Children's

Low Molecular Weight
Heparin Anticoagulation

Colleen M Pater, MD, MS
Cincinnati Children's

Renal & Cerebral Infrared Spectroscopy Association with LCOS and Outcomes

Richard U. Garcia, MD
Children's Hospital of Michigan

Decreasing Cardiac Arrest
& Nursing Turnover
Through Coaching

Kimberly DiMaria MSN, CPNP-AC
Children's Hospital Colorado

Culture of Mental
Well-Being: Virtual
Wellness Sessions

Jessica L. Mann, DNP, CPNP-AC
Children's Hospital, St. Louis

CARE: A Nurse-Led
Follow-Up Discharge
Program

Kathleen Smiddy BSN, RN, CPN
Boston Children's Hospital

CATCH Program:
Transition to Home
Care Model

Megan Jensen RN, MSN, CPNP-PC
Children's Mercy, Kansas City

Changing PICU Culture Around Sedation and
Mobility

Jennifer Kragie, RN, BSN, CCRN
UVA Children's

Decreased LOS with
Fontan Care Pathway

Michael V. Di Maria, MD
Children's Hospital Colorado

Feeding in Chylothorax Patients

Melissa Winder, CPNP-AC
Primary Children's Hospital

Early Prediction of Chylothorax in Children
after Cardiac Surgery

Melissa Winder, CPNP-AC
Primary Children's Hospital

Heartwatch:
Implementation of a
Cardiac Watcher Program

Alexandra Birely, MSN, ACCNS
Children’s Medical Center Dallas

Psychology Evaluation
in Pediatric Heart
Transplant Recipients

Erin Albers, MD
Seattle Children's

Initiation of an
IV Access Scoring
Tool in an ACCU

Catelyn VanDerKolk CPNP-AC
Nationwide Children's

Patient Family
Experience on an
ACCU

Megan Rodts, MD
Cincinnati Children's

Outpatient Management
of Postop Pericardial
Effusion

Leyla Allum, ARNP
Seattle Children's

Reducing SSI using QI

Allison Reynolds, DNP, CPNP-PC
Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Role of Data Transparancy

Teresa Tobin, MSOD, RRT-NPS
Children's Hospital & Medical Center

Staffing on Outcomes
in the PCICU

Michael Fundora, M.D.
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Sustainability of Improved Documentation

Melissa Yu, BSN, RN
Texas Children's Hospital