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Conference Schedule

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8:00 AM to 8:20 AM – Innovation in incontinence care: the integration of sensor technology in disposable body-worn absorbent products


  • Charlotte Raepsaet, Ph.D. Candidate, Ghent University, Skin Integrity Research Group 

  • Dr. Dimitri Beeckman, Ghent University, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University Centre for Nursing and Midwifery, Skin Integrity Research Group 

8:20 AM to 8:25 AM – Break 

8:25 AM to 9:25 AM – Dementia, Engagement, Education and Research (DEER) Program


  • Jennifer Carson, Ph.D., University of Nevada, School of Public Health

9:25 AM to 9:45 AM – Break

9:45 AM to 10:05 AM – Describing Changes in the Health of Older Adults over the COVID-19 Pandemic


  • Theresa Watts, Ph.D., University of Nevada, Orvis School of Nursing

  • Suchawadee Yimmee, Ph.D., University of Nevada, Orvis School of Nursing

10:05 AM to 10:10 AM – Break

10:10 AM to 11:10 AM – Deploying Virtual Reality as an Innovative Practice to Decrease Suffering due to Chronic Pain within the Veteran Population


  • Megan Rumzie, MSN, CNL

11:10 AM to 11:15 AM – Break

11:15 AM to 12:15 PM – Aortic Diseases and Management


  • Kristy Seeley, DNP, AGACNP

12:15 PM to 12:35 PM – Advances in Post-Stroke Monitoring for Atrial Fibrillation


  • Trina Belair, MSN, RN, FNC-BC 

12:35 PM to 12:40 PM – Break 

12:40 PM to 1:40 PM – A New Perspective on Precepting


  • Sherry Stofko, MSN, RN, Capricorn Healthcare Consultants LLC