Cardiac Care Conference 2014
May 1, 2014 (All day)

Cardiac Care Conference 2014

GateWay Community College
108 North 40th Street Phoenix, Arizona 85034

NCE215AE   Class#  27563

0.5 Credit hours or 8 contact hours awarded with certificate. There is a Non-credit offering for the following out of state residents: traveling nurses, healthcare professionals, out of state facilities.
 

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Conference Objectives

  1. Discuss cutting edge treatment for patients with peripheral vascular disease and the interventions for revascularization of a limb. 

  2. Assess guidelines, clinical management and treatment strategies for the stroke patient.

  3. Critique current palliative practice for quality care at the end-of-life for cardiac patients.

  4. Identify the healing art of aromatherapy to enhance psychological and physical well-being in the cardiac patient.

  5. Recognize and explore the current research utilized in the treatment for cardiac care.
     
  6. Evaluate and analyze how congenital heart disease affects the structure of the heart and causes a number of different problems for the cardiac patient. 

Presenters

Steven Gonzales
President, Gateway Community College
 
Elie S. Semaan, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
 
Deborah Liable BSN, RN, CNRN
Stroke Program Coordinator 
Banner Del E Webb Medical Center
 
Doreen Zokvic, MS, APN, CCNS
Clinical Nurse Specialist – Pain & Palliative Care
Banner Baywood Medical Center
 
James Geiger, MD
Clinical Certified Aromatherapy Practitioner
Board Certified Anesthesiologist
Clinical Massage Therapist
 
Cindy Via RN, B.M.
RN Sr Manager, Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab 
Banner Desert Medical Center 
 
Rebekka Holmes PhD, MBA
Research Director – Cardiovascular Service Line
Banner Health
 
Ernerio T. Alboliras, M.D.
Banner Children’s Specialist
Cardon Children’s Medical Center
 

Conference Schedule

6:45 - 7:45          Registration, Vendor Visitation & Continental Breakfast 
 
 
7:45 - 8:00          Welcome, Dr. Steven Gonzales, Gateway Community College
 
 
8:00 - 9:00          Vascular Limb Salvage, Dr. Elie Semaan
 
 
9:00 - 9:45          Care of the Stroke Patient, Deborah Liable BSN,RN, CNRN
 
 
9:45 - 10:15        Break
 
 
10:15 - 11:15      Palliative Care & the Heart Failure, Patient: When to Consult, Doreen Zokvic MS, APN, CCNS
 
 
11:15 - 12:00       Evidence-based Aromatherapy: Medical Applications of Essential Oils, Dr. James Geiger /
                            Cindy Via RN, B.M.
 
 
12:00 - 1:00         Lunch & Vendor Visitation 
 
 
1:00 - 2:00           Current Research in Cardiac Care, Rebekka Holmes, PhD, MBA
 
 
2:00 – 3:00          Congenital Heart Disease, Dr. Ernerio T. Alboliras
 
 
3:00 – 3:30          Evaluations / Wrap up
 

Cost

In-person: $80.00 including registration fee for any Arizona Maricopa County Residents.  There is a Non-credit offering for the following out of state residents: traveling nurses, healthcare professionals, out of state facilities.

Register Early. Space is Limited.

If you've been a GateWay Community College student please provide your student ID number and date of birth when registering.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Contact

Administrative Assistant, Continuing Education

Phone: (602) 286-8546
Fax: (602) 286-8721
Building: Center for Health Careers Education
Room: CH1075