February 2011 :: Symposiums :: Upcoming

Manchester 2011 HealthCare Symposium™ Speaker Lineup

Published Saturday Feb 26, 2011

6:30 AM REGISTRATION BEGINS

8 AM – 9:30 AM

“Latest Advances In Neuromodulations and Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems for Chronic Intractable Pain”
Presented by Simon Faynzilberg, MD Sponsored by PainCare

8:15 AM – 9:45 AM

“LSVT BIG and LOUD:   A Ttreatment for People With Parkinson’s Disease”
Presented by Lisa Sommers, MA, CCC/SLP and Kristin Soucy, MS, PT

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

“Hot Topics in Health Care Law 2011”
Presented by Kara Dowal, Attorney
Sponsored by McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton Law Firm

9:15 AM – EXHIBIT HALL OPENS

10:15 AM – 11:45 AM

“Integrating Your Passion With Your Career”
Presented by Del Gilbert, MBA – Chief Learning Officer, St. Joseph Hospital

10:30 AM – Noon

“Quality and Patient Safety”
Presented by Mary Finnegan, BSN, Med

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

“Understanding and Working With Challenging Behaviors Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Forms of Dementia’
Presented by Susan Antkowiak, Manager of the New Hampshire Office, MA/NH Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association
Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ATTENDEE LUNCH

(on your own) Cash Concessions Available

12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

“Resume writing for Healthcare Professionals”

Presented by Susan O”Brien, Founder/Director, Career Management Systems

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM  CONCURRENT SESSIONS

(Choose One)

“Casualties of Caring: Lessons From Vietnam”
Presented by Meg Carson, RN, Ph.D.

“Quality and Patient Safety (Repeat from Morning Session)
Presented by Mary Finnegan, BSN, Med

Hospital Medical Transportation Program
“It’s Time to Put Patients First”
Presented by Rick Doherty, President, The Doherty Group

2:00 PM – EXHIBIT HALL CLOSES

3:00 PM – You must be present to win the

$500 Cash Prize in the Exhibit Hall

3:30 PM – 5:00 PM  CONCURRENT SESSION

(Choose One)

“The Awesome Art of Self Renewal: Striving, Thriving, Surviving in the Workplace”
Presented by Veda Andrus, EdD, MSN, RN, HN-BC
Sponsored by The Birch Tree Center

“Understanding and Working With Challenging Behaviors Associated with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Forms of Dementia’ (Repeat Session)
Presented by Susan Antkowiak, Manager of the New Hampshire Office, MA/NH Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association
Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association