2019 Charleston APRN Conference


Conference Now Sold Out, No Longer Taking Registrations.  If you didn't make it this year, hope to see you next year.

Downloadable Materials

Below is a list of the presentations that we will be offering.  As we receive the content from presenters, presentations will be posted for registrants to download with a notation they have been loaded and the date.  Presentations are expected about 2 weeks before conference date.  To download the handouts for your breakout sessions, click on the link beside the breakout session you are interested in downloading.  Downloads are PDF files in note format with 3 slides per page. 

HOTEL RESERVATION LINK:  Hotel Discounted Registration

Miscellaneous Forms

Conference Policies

Conference Policies 

Conference Agenda

Conference Agenda with Room Assignments Loaded 2/16

Hotel Layout

Hotel Layout 

2019 Needs Assessment - List of Topics for Future Educational Offerings

2019 Needs Assessment 

Conference Brochure

Conference Brochure

2020 Information

2020 Information 

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

"APRN Update" 

Speaker: Stephanie Burgess, PhD, APRN, BC

APRN Update 

LOADED 2/6/2019

Coalition for Access to Care

Topic:  Treating Pain with Opiates- Which Medication for Type of Pain

Speaker:  M. Gabe Hillegass, III, M.D.

Treating Pain

Loaded 2/20

Topic:  2019 Pharmacology Update - General Health

Speaker:  B. Andrew Mardis, PharmD, BCCP, BCPS

Breakout Session A

LOADED 2/14!!

Topic:  Pharmacology Update - Women's Health

Sandra Counts, Pharm.D. - Contraceptives

Evan Nix, PharmD, MBA, CACP - Medications in Pregnancy and Lactation

Kelly R. Ragucci, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS - Hormone Replacement Therapy

Breakout Session B1 - Loaded 2/14

Breakout Session B2 - Loaded 2/19

Breakout Session B3 Loaded 2/16

Topic:  Pediatric Drug Update

Speakers: Lauren Haney, Pharm.D & Kathleen Sprott, Pharm.D.

Breakout Session C1 Loaded 2/17

Breakout Session C2 Loaded 2/18

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Topic:  Identification & Treatment of Skin Conditions

Speaker: Kimberly Speer, DNP

Breakout Session F-1 

Loaded 2/18

Topic:  Evidence Based Surgical Clearance

Speaker:  Diane Styk, DNP, APRN, AGPCNP-BC

Breakout Session F-2 


Topic:  Medical Management of the Obese Female

Speaker:  James W. Cook, MD

Breakout Session F-3 

LOADED 2/14!!

Topic: Common Head, Ear, Eye, Nose & Throat Problems

Speaker: Tiffany Phillips, DNP, NP-C

Breakout Session G-1 

LOADED 2/14!!

Topic:  ADHD Across the Lifespan

Speaker:  David Justice, MD, FAPA

Breakout Session G-2 

LOADED 2/5/19!!

Topic:  Physical Assessment of the Obese Patient

Speaker: DeAnna Cox,  DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

Breakout Session G-3

LOADED 2/14!!

Topic: Sleep Disorders

Speaker: Marie Rataj, MSN, APRN, ANP-BC

Breakout Session H1


Topic:  12 Lead ECG Interpretation:  What Every NP Should Know

Speaker:  John Paguntalan, PhD, NP, APRN-BC, CCRN-K

Breakout Session H2

Loaded 2/17

Topic: Counseling on Fertility Awareness-Based Methods

Speaker:  Lori Hartley, MPH, RN, CDE

Breakout Session H3

LOADED 2/14!!

Friday, February 22, 219

Topic: Neurologic Assessment for the NP"

Speaker: Cindy Anderson MSN, APRN, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, CNRN

Breakout Session I-1


Topic: Pediatric Mood Disorder

Speaker: Keith Plowden, PhD, PMHNP-BC,CARN-AP, CNE

Breakout Session I-2

Will be available in session.

Topic: Update on Vaginal Infections and HPV Vaccine*

Speaker: Tracy P. George, DNP, APRN-BC, CNE

Break Out Session I-3 


Topic:  Renal Refresher

Speaker:  Tracey Miller, MSN, APRN, FNP, NP-C, RCP

Break Out Session J-1 

Loaded 2/16!

Topic:  PANS/PANDAS:  Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome

Speaker:  Sophie Fowler, APRN

Breakout Session J-2


Topic:  Osteoporosis Update

Speaker: Laura Boineau, MSN, APRN-BC

Breakout Session J-3


Social Determinants of Health:  Providing Care to Patients Who Are Uninsured or Underinsured

Speaker:  Lynn Glenn, MSN, APRN-C, PhD (c)

General Session 1

Loaded 2/16!!

In order to download the presentations, you must have the ability to download PDF files. Download Adobe Reader here. If you are still having trouble downloading the forms, contact Shelby Rials at (803) 446-5004 or via email:



Amgen Biopharmaceutical Company

Hologic, Inc.

Novartis Pharmaceuticals

SC Dept Health & Environmental Control- Family Planning Division

Tri-County Radiology

University of South Carolina College of Nursing DNP Program




Ce Application


Link to SCNA CE Manual


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