Breakout Session Speakers and Topics

Speakers will be assigned to specific times once all abstracts have been processed.

Ethics of Nurse Advocacy: The Tension and Mutuality between Advocacy for Nurses and Patients

Mukul Bakhshi, JD
Director, Alliance for Ethical International Recruitment Practices
Director, Government Affairs
CGFNS International, Inc.
Philadelphia, PA

Examining the Role of Moral Inattentiveness in Perpetuating Racial Disparities in Maternal Morality

Elizabeth Balskus, MA
Quality Improvement Facilitator
Pennsylvania Perinatal Quality Collaborative
Pittsburgh, PA

The Ethics of Surrogate Decision-Making at the Intersection of Clinical Practice and the Law

Barbara Birriel, PhD, ACNP-BC, FCCM
Assistant Research Professor for Nursing and Bioethics
The Pennsylvania State University
Hershey, PA

Leveraging the Power of Design Thinking in an Undergraduate BS Contemporary Issues and Ethics Course

Karyn L, Boyar DNP, FNP-BC, RN
Faculty/Assistant Clinical Professor
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
New York, NY

Michele Crespo-Fierro, PhD, MPH, RN, AACRN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Director, LEAD Honors Program
Faculty Advisor for LATINOS
Faculty Counselor, STTI, Upsilon
New York University, Rory Meyers College of Nursing
New York, NY

Preparing New Nurse Leaders: Using Narrative as Pedagogy

Eloise Balasco Cathcart, MSN, RN, FAAN
Clinical Associate Professor and Director,
Graduate Program in Nursing Administration and Leadership
NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing
New York, NY

Ethics Simulation as a Disorienting Dilemma  

Clayton C. Clark, MSN, RN
Instructor of Nursing
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO

Doing Good vs. Doing Well: A Case Analysis of Global Health Projects  

Bruce Compton         
Senior Director International Outreach
Catholic Health Association of the United States
St. Louis, MO

Nate Hibner, PhD
Director, Ethics
Catholic Health Association of the United States
St. Louis, MO

Doing the Right Thing - The Connection between Ethical Practice, Self-Regulation & Trauma Awareness

Katherine M. Czyzewski, MSW, LCSW, SEP
Professional Development Specialist
Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
Geneva, IL

Moral Distress and Autonomy at the End of Life

Dena S. Davis, JD, PhD.
Endowed President Chair in Health
Professor of Bioethics
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA

Simultaneously Treating Compelled and Voluntary Patients:  Meeting Ethical Obligations in Group Therapy Settings  

Mary Broderick Donnelly, DBe, JD, RN
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL   

An Initial Inquiry in How to Teach Ethics and Culture to Prelicensure Nursing Students 

Julia A. Greenawalt PhD, RNC-OB, CHSE
Associate Professor of Nursing
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Indiana, PA 

Implementation of a Palliative Care Screening Tool Policy

Wendy H. Hatchell, DNP, MSN-Ed., RN
Instructor of Nursing, School of Health Sciences
Francis Marion University
Florence, SC

Battling the Opioid Crisis: Cash Only, Please

Amy L. Haycraft, DNP, PMHNP-BC, ANP-C, RN-BC
Assistant Professor of Nursing
Minnesota State University
Mankato, MN

Evaluation of Undergraduate Interprofessional Education (IPE) Students Perspectives' about Ethical Principles and Decision-Making Skills when working with Patients and other Health Care Professionals

Verna L. Hendricks-Ferguson, PhD, RN, FPCN, FAAN
Irene Riddle Endowed Professor
Trudy Busch Valentine School of Nursing
Saint Louis University
St. Louis, MO

Use of Predictive Modeling to Identify the Factors Associated with the Timing and Patient Outcomes of Clinical Ethics Consultation

Mary E. Homan, MA, MSHCE, DrPH
Assistant Professor
Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities
Institute for Health & Equity
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Ethical Dilemmas in the Care of Pregnant Individuals with Opioid Use Disorders  

Brayden N. Kameg, DNP, PMHNP-BC, CARN, CNE
Assistant Professor of Nursing
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Heavy Burdens: Ethical Issues Faced by Military Nurses during a War

Patricia Watts Kelley, PhD, RN, FNP, GNP, FAANP, FAAN
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Ethical Challenges Confronting Hospice and Palliative Care Leaders: Lessons Learned

Paul D. Longenecker, RN, MBA, PhD
MSAH Program Director
Otterbein University
Westerville, OH

Discerning Eyes: Improving Patient Care through a Nurse-Centric Ethics Consult Service

David Wendell Moller, PhD
Chief of Ethics
Anne Arundel Medical Center
Annapolis MD

Well-Being and Personal Relationships in Medical Ethics and Clinical Health Care  

Matthew Shea, PhD
Senior Clinical Ethics Fellow
UCLA Health Ethics Center
Los Angeles, CA     

The Ethical Challenge of Addressing Incivility in the Classroom

Sally J. Spooner, DHS, MSN, RN
Associate Professor
Nova Southeastern University/Assaf College of Nursing
Clearwater, FL

Responding to Incivility and Bullying in the Workplace, Coaching with Cognitive Rehearsal and Evaluation with Kirkpatrick's Model Level's 1-3

Nicole Szalla, DNP, MSN, RN, CMSRN, CHSE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA