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Thursday, November 12, 2015 - Hotel Arrival
6:00 - 7:00 Meet and Greet (supported by 180 Medical)
JW Marriott Room 206

Registration Materials Available for Pick Up
Friday, November 13 - Indiana University Ruth Lily Learning Center
7:00 - 8:00 Buses Departing from JW Marriott
7:30 - 8:00 Registration/Exhibits/Poster Viewing
Foyer and Rooms A/B
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome to PUNS Annual Meeting

Natalie Plachter, RN, PUNS President
Welcome to Riley Children's Hospital and Indianapolis

Mark Cain, MD
Richard Rink, MD
Shelly King, CPNP, RN, MSN
Melissa Young, BSN, MSN
8:15 - 9:45 Hypospadias Session
Auditorium with live feed from Hospital

Mark Cain, MD
  • Describe initial hypospadias evaluation and consultation.
  • Discuss surgical management of hypospadias
  • Review post-op management of hypospaadias
9:45 - 10:00
Foyer and Rooms A/B
Break/Exhibits/Poster Viewing
10:00 - 11:00 The Advance Practice Provider's Role in the

Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Kidney Stephen Schneider, PA-C
  • Discuss the different types of kidney stones and the physiology behind them
  • Educate on how to manage and treat common types of pediatric kidney stones
  • Review education strategies focused on the prevention of kidney stones in the pediatric patient

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11:00 - 12:00 Screening and Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease

in Pediatric Urology Clinics Brian Becknell, MD
  • State the definitions of chronic kidney disease
  • Discuss medical management of children at risk for CKD

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12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (Sponsored by Hollister)
VanNuys Lobby
1:00 - 2:00 Surgical Management of CAH: Current Techniques
Richard Rink, MD
  • Identify disorders of sexual development
  • Discuss the controversies of surgical management of DSD
  • Describe the steps and risks of each aspect of feminizing genitoplasty
  • Explain the medical and surgical management of disorders of sexual development
2:00 - 3:00 Special Interest Group Breakouts
Biofeedback SIG
Education SIG
Research SIG
Urodynamics SIG
3:00 - 3:30 Break/Exhibits/Poster Viewing (with Poster Authors
Rooms A/B

Early Experiences with a Collaborative Voiding Dysfunction Clinic
Kris Bonnett, ARNP, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Advising Parents about Urinary Continence Status Following Tethered Cord Release in Children with Spinal Lipoma
Susan Moylan, MSN, RN, APN, Lurie Childrens Hospital

Bladder Exstrophy Program
Rosemary Grant, RN, BSN, Boston Childrens Hospital

Kidney Stone Disease in the Pediatric Patient
Angela Baggett, RN, BSN, Boston Childrens Hospital

Do Gender and Birth Order Play a Role in Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction?

Does the accuracy of Urodynamic studies in children increase with a preparatory bowel cleanout?
Saberine Crone/Tabatha Cooper, Riley Hospital for Children

Pediatric Urodynamics: A Multicenter Analysis and Comparison of Nursing Interventions to Prepare Children & Families For Pediatric Urodynamic Exams
Jean Dearn, RN, CURN

Rethinking giggle incontinence: are we on the right track toward understanding the phenomenon?
Bridget Linehan Logan, PhD, APRN and Samantha Blais, SN, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

Critically Appraising the Evidence Part I : Levels and Strength of Evidence
Amanda Berry, MSN, CRNP

Critically Appraising the Evidence Part II: Quality of Evidence
Amanda Berry, MSN, CRNP
3:30 - 4:30 Tips, Tricks, Miracles & Nightmares Case Reports
3:30 – 3:50 Home Biofeedback Program
Penny F. Noto DNP, RN, CPNP-PC, CCRC
3:50 – 4:10 Bladder Training Video for Kids
Natasha Brownrigg RN(EC), BScN, MN, NP-Pediatrics
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4:10 – 4:30 From Nightmare to Miracle- A Father's Journey
Rosemary Grant RN, BSN
4:15 – 5:00 Buses Departing for the Marriott
5:30 - 6:30 Welcome Reception (sponsored by Aeroflow Healthcare)
Marriott Rm 201/2
Saturday, November 14
7:00 – 8:00 Buses Departing from the Marriott
7:30 - 8:00 Breakfast/Exhibits/Poster Viewing
Foyer and Rooms A/B
8:00 - 9:30 Abstract Presentations
8:00– 8:20 How to Develop and Submit a Research Abstract For Podium Presentations
Karla Giramonti, MS, FNP
8:20 - 8:40 Prospective Evaluation of Peristeen® Enema System With The Validated Neurogenic Bowel Dysfunction Score Sheet In The Pediatric Population
Maryellen S. Kelly, DNP, CPNP
8:40 - 9:00 Initiation of a Non-Invasive Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction Program
Ann M. Byrne, BSN, MS
9:00 - 9:15 Pediatric Urodynamics: A Multicenter Analysis and Comparison of Nursing Interventions to Prepare Children & Families For Pediatric Urodynamic Exams
Jean Dearn, RN, CURN
9:15 - 9:30 Do Gender and Birth Order Play a Role in Bowel and Bladder Dysfunction?
Michelle McGarry MSN RN CPNP CUNP
9:30 - 10:00 PUNS Annual Business Meeting (PUNS Members ONLY)

Break / Exhibits / Poster Viewing
Foyer and Rooms A/B
10:00 - 11:30 Radiology Interpretation Breakouts

Sign up before meeting What's that? Interesting and Puzzling Radiographic Findings
Rosalia Misseri, MD
  • Understand the importance of choosing appropriate radiographic examinations for children with various urologic disease.
  • Describe various urologic abnormalities based on radiographic findings.
  • Choose radiographic imaging wisely, limiting radiation exposure.

Basic Urologic Imaging

Radiology Space

Lisa Delaney, MD
  • Review normal renal and bladder imaging anatomy
  • Discuss abnormal findings
  • Review cases of common pediatric urologic diagnoses
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch
VanNuys Lobby
12:30 - 1:30 Psychology

Dawn Dore-Stites, PhD

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  • Identify indicators directing need for desensitization to medical procedures versus frank non-adherence.
  • List basic elements of strategies to promote adherence.
  • Complete analysis of tasks required to complete basic techniques in urological conditions including CIC and sit schedules as basis for desensitization strategies.
1:30 - 2:30 Dysfunctional Voiding Patients:

When do you give Medication and Why
Andrew Combs, PA-C

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2:30 - 3:00 Closing and Evaluations
2:15 - 3:15 Buses leaving for Marriott
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