2020 13th Annual RNS Conference – Agenda

2020 RNS Virtual Conference - August 5-8, 2020

Agenda

NOTE: All times are Eastern Standard

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Time Session Credit Hours
6:15 PM – 6:30 PM

President’s Welcome

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Keynote Presentation: The American Nurse

Carolyn Jones

1.0 CNE
7:35 PM – 8:15 PM

Product Theater sponsored by UCB

8:15 PM – 8:20 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

8:20 PM – 9:20 PM

Paint-A-Picture sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Time Session Credit Hours
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Product Theater sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline

11:45 AM – 12:25 PM

History of Behçet’s Syndrome and How It is Treated Today

Yusuf Yazici, MD

0.75 CNE
12:25 PM – 12:35 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

12:35 PM – 1:15 PM

The Latest Treatments, Research, and Guidelines for Psoriatic Arthritis

0.75 CNE
1:20 PM – 2:00 PM

Product Theater sponsored by Horizon Therapeutics

2:05 PM – 2:45 PM

COVID-19: What We’ve Learned (panel)

Monica Richey, NP
Christopher Palma, MD, Sc.M

0.75 CNE
2:45 PM – 2:55 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

2:55 PM – 3:35 PM

Exploring the Diagnosis and Treatment of Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Arthritis

Cathy Patty-Resk, MSN, RN-BC, CPNP-PC

0.75 CNE
3:40 PM – 4:20 PM

Defining A Culture of Reporting Errors and Almost Misses

Carrie Beach, BSN, RN-BC

0.75 CNE

Friday, August 7, 2020

Time Session Credit Hours
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Product Theater

11:45 AM – 12:25 PM

Demystifying the Diagnosis and Treatment of Inflammatory Eye Disease

Alvin Wells, MD, PhD

0.75 CNE
12:25 PM – 12:35 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

12:35 PM – 1:15 PM

Current Treatment Guidelines and Trends on Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

0.75 CNE
1:20 PM – 2:00 PM

Systemic Onset Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (SoJIA)

0.75 CNE
2:05 PM – 2:45 PM

Product Theater sponsored by Novartis

2:50 PM – 3:30 PM

Navigating the Convergence of Dermatology, Gastroenterology, and Rheumatology (panel)

Kamrin Macki, NP-C
Cathy Patty-Resk, MSN, RN-BC, CPNP-PC
Jennifer Tinkler, FNP-C, DCNP

0.75 CNE
12:25 PM – 12:35 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

3:40 PM – 4:20 PM

Advocating For Your Right to Practice to Your Full Scope

Tay Kopanos, DNP, FNP – BC, FAANP

0.75 CNE
4:25 PM – 5:05 PM

Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment of Autoimmune Hepatitis

Heidi Butcher, MN, RNP, RN-BC

0.75 CNE
5:05 PM – 5:25 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

President’s Social Hour and Awards

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Time Session Credit Hours
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM

Periodic Fever Syndromes for Pediatrics and Adults

Hal Hoffman, MD

0.75 CNE
11:45 AM – 12:25 PM

Rheumatology in Pictures

Barbara Kienzle, BSN, RN

0.75 CNE
12:25 PM – 1:05 PM

Product Theater sponsored by Bristol Myers Squibb

1:05 PM – 1:15 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

1:15 PM – 1:55 PM

Learn the Difference Between Axial Spondyloarthritis (axSpA) and Non-radiographic Axial Spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA)

Linda Grinnell-Merrick, MS, NP-BC

0.75 CNE
2:00 PM – 2:40 PM

Empowering People Living with Lupus and Lupus Nephritis through Self-Management Support

Linda Grinnell-Merrick, MS, NP-BC

0.75 CNE
2:40 PM – 2:50 PM

Refreshment Break sponsored by Gilead Inflammation

2:50 PM – 3:20 PM

Business Meeting

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