Invited Faculty

Gale Adcock, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, Chief Health Officer, SAS Institute, Inc., Cary, NC (Session 134)

Tracy Anderson-Haag, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Hennepin County Medical Center, Blaine, MN (Session 301)

George Bakris, MD, Physician, University of Chicago Medicine, Munster, IN (Session 144)

Lynda Ball, MSN, RN, CNN, Quality Improvement Director, Health Services Advisory Group, Inc., Everett, WA (Sessions 010, 313)

Rasheed Balogun, MD, FACP, FASN, HP(ASCP), Professor of Medicine, Medical Director, Renal Unit & Extracorporeal Therapies, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (Session 141)

Christine Thies Berke, MSN, APRN-NP, CWOCN-AP, AGPCNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner, Nebraska Medicine, Lincoln, NE (Session 212)

Donna Braun, BSN, CNN, Nurse Manager, Inpatient Dialysis, CentraCare Health, Saint Cloud, MN (Session 020)

Mary Brennan, DNP, AGACNP-BC, ANP, FAANP, Clinical Assistant Professor, Program Director, Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, New York University, Rory Meyers College of Nursing, New York, NY (Session 132)

Deborah Brooks, MSN, RN, APN-BC, CNN, CNN-NP, Nurse Practitioner, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC (Session 010)

Loretta Jackson Brown, PhD, RN, CNN, Health Communication Specialist, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA (Session 314)

Sue Cary, MN, RN, APRN-BC, CNN, Nephrology Nurse Practitioner, Legal Nephrology Nurse Consultant, Dr. Tipton McKnight, Baton Rouge, LA (Session 322)

Susan Crosland, MSN, RN, Case Manager III, Utah Retirement Systems/Public Employees Health Plan, Syracuse, UT (Session 214)

Julie Davis, MSN, RN, CCRN, Cardiovascular ICU, University of Iowa, North Liberty IA (Session 020)

Diane Derkowski, MA, RN, CNN, CCTC, Kidney Transplant Coordinator, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC (Session 010)

Gail Dewald, BS, RN, CNN, Nephrology Nurse Consultant, San Antonio, TX (Session 232)

Lesley Dinwiddie, MSN, RN, FNP, CNNe, Consultant, Cary, NC (Session 244)

Rowena Elliott, PhD, RN, CNN, AGNP-C, FAAN, Associate Professor, Emory University/Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Atlanta, GA (Session 242)

David Goldfarb, MD, Director, Kidney Stone Prevention Program, NYU Nephrology Associates, Hastings on Hudson, NY (Session 030)

Debra Hain, PhD, APRN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, FAANP, Assistant Professor, Florida Atlantic University, Nurse Practitioner, Cleveland Clinic, Coconut Creek, FL (Session 215)

Wai Yin Ho, MSEd, MS, RDN, Clinical Learning & Development Specialist, Pentec Health, Summervillle, SC (Session 245)

Yulanda Horton, MBA/MHA, BS, Supervisor, Transplant Financial Coordinator, UNC Center for Transplant Care, Durham, NC (Session 213)

Brenda Jahnke, MSN, RN, CNS, House Supervisor, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Reno, NV (Session 133)

Marijo Johnson, BSN, RN, CNN, Home Therapies Registered Nurse, Fresenius Medical, Muskegon, MI (Session 143)

Kambiz Kalantari, MD, Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Nephrology, University of Virginia Health System, Kidney Care Clinic, Charlottesville, VA (Session 030)

Judy Kauffman, DNP, MSN, RN, CNN, Director, Nursing, Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, Verona, VA (Session 142)

Robin Landgraf, MSN, RN, PNP-PC, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Center for Pediatric Nephrology, Children's Medical Center, Flower Mound, TX (Session 030)

Denise Link, MPAS, PA-C, FNKF, Physician Assistant, Nephrology Division, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Irving, TX (Session 324)

Karen Merriman-Noesges, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC, Assistant Academic Clinical Provider, Advanced Practice RN, Neurocritical Care Division, Department of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics, University of Texas Southwestern, Fairview, TX (Session 312)

Tyson Moore, APRN, FNP-C, CPN, Nephrology Nurse Practitioner, Dialysis & Renal Transplantation, Children's Mercy Kansas City, Lees Summit, MO (Session 243)

Joanna Neumann, RN, CNN, Director of Training and Education for Home Dialysis, Satellite Healthcare, San Jose, CA (Session 010)

Barbara Odom, BSN, RN, CDN, Acute Dialysis RN, DCH Regional Medical Center, Northport, AL (Session 231)

Erin Panzella, BS, CCLS, CIMI, Child Life Specialist, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL (Session 323)

Maria Teresa Parisotto, RN, Chief Nurse Advisor, Fresenius Medical Care, Milan, Italy (Session 313)

Jennifer Payton, MHCA, BSN, RN, CNN, Center Director, NxStage Kidney Care, Goose Creek, SC (Session 135)

Cindy Richards, BSN, RN, CNN, Renal Transplant Coordinator, Children's Hospital of Alabama, Birmingham, AL (Session 145)

M. Lee Sanders, PhD, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA (Session 020)

Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, Associate Professor, The University of Texas at Arlington, Mansfield, TX (Sessions 020, 235)

Christine Schulman, MS, RN, CNS, CCRN-K, Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist, Legacy Health, Immediate Past President, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, Portland, OR (Session 103)

Cynthia Smith, DNP, CNN-NP, FNP-BC, APRN, FNKF, Nurse Practitioner, Renal Consultants, PLLC, Sissonville, WV (Session 233)

Leah Foster Smith, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, CNN-NP, Director of Advanced Practitioners, Metrolina Nephrology Associates, Mint Hill, NC (Session 211)

Danielle Soranno, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medicine and Bioengineering, University of Colorado, Denver, CO (Session 131)

Lucy Todd, MSN, ACNP-BC, CNN, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner - BC, Medical Science Liaison IL, Baxter Healthcare, Asheville, NC (Session 321)

Celess Tyrell, Program Manager, Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc., Pitman, NJ (Sessions 136, 146, 241)

Beth Ulrich, EdD, RN, FACHE, FAAN, Editor, Nephrology Nursing JournalM/em>, Pearland, TX (Session 234)

Amy Woodard, BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC, Kidney Transplant Coordinator, UNC Center for Transplant Care, UNC Healthcare, Apex, NC (Session 311)