* HFTX Masters Academy Scientific Program - Afternoon Course


 

2:00 PM – 2:05 PM

WELCOME AND OVERVIEW
Bronwyn Levvey, RN, Grad Dip ClinEpi, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Samantha J. Anthony, PhD, MSW, RSW, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
 

2:05 PM – 3:10 PM

SMALL GROUP INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION A: A COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHOSOCIAL ASSESSMENT
Moderator:
Fabienne Dobbels, PhD, MSc, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
 

2:05 PM

Summary of the state of the science of the session topic and the most pressing challenges relevant to the session topic
Fabienne Dobbels, PhD, MSc, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
 

2:10 PM

CASE SCENARIO A1: To Transplant or Not? The Importance of a Comprehensive Psychosocial Assessment
Mary Amanda Dew, PhD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
 

2:40 PM

CASE SCENARIO A2: Isolated, Lonely or Ill-Supported? The Role of Social Support
Fabienne Dobbels, PhD, MSc, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
 

3:10 PM – 4:15 PM

SMALL GROUP INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION B: PROCESS OF TEAM DECISION-MAKING: DETERMINING CANDIDACY SELECTION
Moderator:
Nancy P. Blumenthal, DNP, CRNP, CCTC,Philadelphia, PA, USA
 

3:10 PM

Summary of the state of the science of the session topic and the most pressing challenges relevant to the session topic
Nancy P. Blumenthal, DNP, CRNP, CCTC, Philadelphia, PA, USA
 

3:15 PM

CASE SCENARIO B1: The Frail Patient
Nancy P. Blumenthal, DNP, CRNP, CCTC, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
 

3:45 PM

CASE SCENARIO B2: Re-Transplantation after Failure of Self-Care
Gregory Snell, MD, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
 

4:15 PM – 4:45 PM

COFFEE BREAK
 

4:45 PM – 5:50 PM

SMALL GROUP INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION C: FAMILY MATTERS: STRATEGIES FOR ENGAGEMENT
Moderator:
Michael Petty, PhD, RN, APRN, CNS, CCNS University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
 

4:45 PM

Summary of the state of the science of the session topic and the most pressing challenges relevant to the session topic
Michael Petty, PhD, RN, APRN, CNS, CCNS University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
 

4:50 PM

CASE SCENARIO C1: Let’s Not Talk About It, Just Do It: Promoting Dialogue Between Patient, Family Caregivers, and the Healthcare Team to Optimize Decision-Making and Outcomes
Christiane Kugler, PhD, RN, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
 

5:20 PM

CASE SCENARIO C2: Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: Coping with a Change in Caregiver Ability to Provide Support
Michael Petty, PhD, RN, APRN, CNS, CCNS, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
 

5:50 PM – 6:55 PM

SMALL GROUP INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION D: GOOD LIVING, GOOD ENDING: ADVANCE CARE AND END-OF-LIFE PLANNING (PEDIATRICS AND ADULTS)
Moderator:
Melissa Sanchez, BScHons, PGDip, DClinPsy, MSc, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Harefield, UK
 

5:50 PM

Summary of the state of the science of the session topic and the most pressing challenges relevant to the session topic
Melissa Sanchez, BScHons, PGDip, DClinPsy, MSc, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Harefield, UK
 

5:55 PM

CASE SCENARIO D1: The Young Transplant Patient in Palliative Care
Melissa Sanchez, BScHons, PGDip, DClinPsy, MSc, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Harefield, UK
 

6:25 PM

CASE SCENARIO D2: Integrating a Palliative Care Approach into Care of Transplant and MCS Patients
John Eric Hobson, MSN, CRNP, Jefferson Health, Philadelphia, PA, USA
 

6:55 PM – 7:00 PM

CLOSING REMARKS
Bronwyn Levvey, RN, BEdStu, GradDip ClinEpi, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
Samantha J. Anthony, PhD, MSW, RSW, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada
 

7:00 PM

ADJOURN



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