2015 SACPR Annual Spring Conference
- Friday, April 1, 2016 -
East Alabama Medical Center
Formerly named Health Resource Center
-Registration/Check-in and breakfast begins at 7 AM
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Carl "Chip" Lavie, Jr., M.D., FACC, FACP, FCCP
Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention-John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute
“Exercise as a Therapeutic Agent in the 21st Century – Emphasis on Efficacy, Dosing and Safety/Toxicity”
Brad Massey, ACNP-Pioneer HealthCare/Forrest General Hospital Heart Failure Clinic
"Outpatient Heart Failure Clinic: A look at management and importance with hospital readmissions."
Micki Ryals, RN, CDE-Nurse Educator-Forrest General Hospital Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
"CardioPulmonary Rehab Diabetes Management and Education"
Amy Knight, PhD-Assistant Professor-UAB School of Medicine
"Practical Application of Motivational Interviewing and Cognitive Behavioral Principles on the Path to Behavioral Change"
Lisa Case, MS, RD, CSSD, LD-Forrest General Hospital Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
"Nutritional Management of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Disease"
Chris Schumann, MS, RCEP, CES-Program Manager-UAB Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
"Exercise Prescription: From Rehab to Home"
Round Table Discussions:
- Pulmonary Rehab – Management, Coding, O2 Delivery Devices and Titration
- 30-Day Readmission: CP Rehab Role
- AACVPR Certification/Recertification Q & A
- Cardiac ITP – Development and Maintenance
- Pulmonary ITP – Development and Maintenance
- Disease Management – Nutrition
- Disease Management – Diabetes and Lipids
- Exercise Prescriptions