Abstracts Selected for Presentation at 47th ANNA National Symposium

The Conferences Committee for the 47th ANNA National Symposium, the ANNA Research Committee, and the ANNA Specialty Practice Leaders have reviewed the abstracts submitted for the 2016 National Symposium in Louisville, KY. A list of the abstracts accepted for presentation appears below. Please note that abstracts appear in alphabetical order by presenter as they were submitted. Click on a title below to access the full text of the abstract.

The Board of Directors gratefully acknowledges the efforts of the Conferences Committee in producing a varied educational program. Committee members include:

Conferences Chairperson
Denise Murcek, MSN, APRN, NP-C, CNN-NP

Conferences Chairperson Designate
Elizabeth St. John, MSN, RN, CNN

Co-Directors of Education Services
Hazel Dennison, DNP, RN, APNc, CPHQ, CNE
Sally Russell, MN, CMSRN, CPP

Committee Members
Virigina Ann  Hallock, DNP, APRN, CNP
Annette Hood, DNP, APRN, ANP-BC
Dawn Koonkongsatian, MSN, Ed, RN, CNN
Melissa Nesmith-Vester, BSN, RN, CNN
Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC
Kyra Trappett, BSN, RN
Kimberly Waugh, RN, ASN
Amy Woodard, BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC