Councils - Nursing, Health Science, and Allied Health

Scientific Council on Nursing, Health Science & Allied Health


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COUNCIL MEETING:
Thursday, April 16, 2015, 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM
Acropolis Congres Centre, Nice, FRANCE

Council Meeting Minutes (PDF)
Council Report to the Board (PDF)




PAST ISHLT ACADEMY:

Core Competencies in Nursing, Health Sciences and Allied Health
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
NHSAH Core Competency Curriculum 2014 (PDF)



LINKS NEWSLETTER:

Issues focusing on Nursing, Health Science & Allied Health:

February 2015
November 2014
June 2014: NHSAH Council Report 2013-2014
January 2014
September 2013
May 2013: NHSAH Council Report - Year in Review
January 2013
January 2012


Council Leadership Operating Board:


COUNCIL CHAIR:

Samantha J. Anthony, PhD, MSW (2018)
Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
416-813-7006
samantha.anthony@sickkids.ca

Bio coming soon...

COUNCIL VICE CHAIR:

Kevin Carney, MSN, CRNP, CCTC (2020)
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
215-200-0260
Kevin.Carney@uphs.upenn.edu

Bio coming soon...

COUNCIL VICE CHAIR-ELECT:

To be elected in February 2016


COUNCIL PAST CHAIR:

Masina Scavuzzo, RN (2016)
Barnes Jewish Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
314-362-5378
scavuzzo.masina@bjc.org

Bio coming soon...


BOARD OF DIRECTORS LIAISON:

Michael G. Petty, PhD, RN, CCNS, CNS (2018)
University of Minnesota Medical Center-Fairview
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
612-273-5607
mpetty1@fairview.org

Dr. Michael Petty is the Cardiothoracic Clinical Nurse Specialist at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN.  He received his initial nursing degree from St. Maryís Junior College, Minneapolis, MN, and subsequently obtained a Bachelors Degree in Nursing from the University of the State of New York, and a Masters Degree and PhD in Nursing from the University of Minnesota.  He began his career as a staff nurse in the Surgical ICU at the University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic, and has held a variety of clinical, administrative, and industry roles in the subsequent years.  Much of his focus and interest during that time has been in the care of patients with cardiovascular disorders requiring medical, surgical, and transplant interventions. He has been an active participant in the Mechanical Circulatory Support community since 1995 including serving as president of the International Consortium of Circulatory Assist Clinicians (ICCAC) in 2013.  His clinical research interests focus on thoracic transplant and family caregivers of MCS patients.


EDUCATION COMMITTEE WORKFORCE LEADER:

Caron Burch RN, MSN, FNP, CCTC (2018)
Stanford Hospitals and Clinics
Stanford, CA, USA
650-736-1884
CBurch@stanfordmed.org

Bio coming soon...

I2C2 WORKFORCE LEADER:

Pamela S Combs, PhD, RN
Seton Medical Center
Austin, TX, USA
502-592-9027
pscombs@seton.org

Bio coming soon...

STANDARDS AND GUIDELINES COMMITTEE WORKFORCE LEADER:

Annemarie Kaan, MCN, RN (2017)
St. Paul's Hospital
Vancouver, BC, CANADA
604-806-8976
akaan@providencehealth.bc.ca

Annemarie Kaan is Clinical Nurse Specialist in heart failure/transplant at St Paul's Hospital in Vancouver, Canada, and an Adjunct Professor with University of British Columbia School of Nursing. She holds a Masters degree in Clinical Nursing. With over 25 years experience in cardiac nursing in Australia and Canada,  Ms. Kaan is an international leader in acute heart failure VAD and transplant nursing.


GRANTS AND AWARDS COMMITTEE WORKFORCE LEADER:

Lut Berben, PhD, RN
University of Basel
Basel, SWITZERLAND
061-267-0920
lut.berben@unibas.ch

Bio coming soon...

LINKS NEWSLETTER LIAISON:

Emily Stimpson, MSN, RN, CCTC
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California, USA
310-423-5460
emily.stimpson@cshs.org

Emily Stimpson has had intensive experience as a Heart-Lung Transplant Coordinator since 2008 and is currently a member of the Cedars-Sinai Heart Transplant Team.  She has a masterís of science in nursing and also has extensive experience in critical care nursing, having worked in the past for five years in the coronary care unit at the UCLA Medical Center. Additionally, she is a Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC).  At Cedars-Sinai, Emily has been instrumental in the development and refinement of heart transplant evaluation protocols, pre heart transplant patient management protocols and patient education tools, which now serve as a model for other centers.  Emily has published and presented a number of abstracts in national and international forums and continues to be involved in clinical research.  Working primarily with the post-heart transplant population at Cedars-Sinai, Emily has a particular interest in research related to sensitized patients and strategies to reduce circulating antibodies.


LIAISONS TO OTHER COUNCILS:

BSTR COUNCIL LIAISON:

Bernice L. Coleman, PhD, RN
Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California, USA
310-423-4351
bernice.coleman@cshs.org

Bio coming soon...

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