Best Practices in IBD Management - 2017
Renton, WA

An Educational Update for Nurses & Medical Assistants Treating IBD Patients

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - 9:00 AM-2:45 PM
Held at Valley Medical Center (400 South 43rd Street, Renton, WA 98055)

CNE Credit: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Attendees are eligible for 4.58 contact hours. Must check in no later than 9:15 AM and stay through the entirety of the course to be eligible for credits.

Registration Fee: $20 Early bird before September 9 / $25 General before October 4 / $30 at the door / $15 CCFA Professional Members or Chapter Medical Advisory Committee Members. Group Rate! $15 each for offices that sign up 4 or more attendees (Please register one at a time). Refreshments and lunch included. Parking is free.

Registration deadline: Pre-registration has now closed. Day-of registration will be available for a $30 registration fee. Check in opens at 8:15 AM.

Agenda

Time Topic Speaker
8:15 AM Registration & Check In  
9:00 AM Welcome  
9:05-9:35 AM IBD Overview Betty White, NP
Digestive Health Specialists
9:40-10:20 AM IBD Medications: The Latest & Greatest Michael Chiorean, MD
Virginia Mason
10:30-11:05 AM Supporting the IBD Patient After J-Pouch Surgery Erin O. Lange, MD, MSPH
University of Washington
11:10-11:50 AM Breakout Session:
- Monitoring Drug Levels
- Transitioning Pediatric IBD Patients to Adult Care

Jason Harper, MD, Swedish
Ghassan Wahbeh, MD, Seattle Children's

11:50-12:20 PM Lunch (provided)
12:20-12:40 PM Education & Support Resources  Kathleen Waite, MNPL
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
12:45-1:15 PM Resources through Social Workers Julie Arguez, LICSW
1:20-2:00 PM Breakout Session:
- Nutrition: Diet in a Flare & in Remission
- Role of Acupuncture in IBD

Trina Seligman, ND, LAc
Audrey Richards, LAc
2:05-2:35 PM Patient Panel  
2:35-2:45 PM Evaluation Completion & Certificate Distribution


Directions and Parking:
  The address is 
400 South 43rd Street, Renton, WA 98055. The event will be held in the Medical Arts Center Auditorium. Parking is free. Park in the North Parking Garage. See campus map and directions here

Accreditation: This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Questions? Contact Kathleen Waite at kwaite@crohnscolitisfoundation.org or call toll-free 877-703-6900, ext.6.


Thank You to the 2017 Course Planners!

  • Betty White, MN, ARNP - Digestive Health Specialists
  • Kindra Clark-Snustad, DNP, ARNP - UW Medical Center
  • Erica Heagy, FNP - The Oregon Clinic
  • Stephanie Hill, RN - Oregon Health & Science University

There is commercial support for this program provided by the following in the form of exhibit fees. Please note funders have no influence in program content.

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Pfizer

Date:
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
Address:
Valley Medical Center
400 South 43rd Street
Renton, WA 98055

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