Conference Program
'The Challenge of Change: Review, Rebuild and Rejuvenate'

Time & LocationEvent
Thursday September 27, 2018
1200-2000
Hotel Lobby
Registration
1300-1430
Celtic I
Workshop - Best Practices in Patient Positioning
Joel Poirier
sponsored by AMT
1445-1515
Celtic II
Education Session - Practical Applications for Innovation in OR Imaging
sponsored by Olympus
1900-2100
Grand Scheme Foyer
Evening Social Event - Welcome Cocktail Reception: Exhibitors and Delegates
Business Casual
Friday September 28, 2018
0700-1600
Grand Scheme Foyer
Registration
0630-0800
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Breakfast & Speaker - Infection Prevention and Control in the Operating Room
Kathy McGhie RN, BScN, CIC
sponsored by 3M
0800-0830
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Opening Ceremonies & AGM
0830-0930
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Keynote address - Managing Change with Resiliency: Leveraging the Exponential Power of Recognition
Sarah McVanel MSc, CHRL, PCC, CSOPD
sponored by The Krembil Foundation
0930-0955
Grand Scheme Foyer
Health Break
1000-1100
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Keynote address (continued) - Collaboration in Action: Solution Focused Leadership
Sarah McVanel MSc, CHRL, PCC, CSOPD
sponored by The Krembil Foundation
1100-1155
Grand Scheme Ballroom
General Session - Vanessa's Law... Mandatory Report of Adverse Events
Colleen Turpin RN, BScN, MEd, Problem Report Info Specialist, Health Canada - MHPD/Santé Canada - DPSC
1155-1200
Newbridge Ballroom
Opening of Exhibit Hall / Ribbon Cutting
Neal Martin OPEAC President and Linda Whyte Conference Chair & ORNAO President (interim)
1200-1500
Newbridge Ballroom
Lunch & Exhibits
1500-1525
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Toxic Stress in the O.R.
Jessica Railton, RN, BScN, CPN(C), London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Hospital
1500-1525
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - How FIT are you? Stepping outside the O.R. and seeing what's new for Colorectal Cancer Patients.
Linda Jussaume, RN, BScN, MBA, Anna Tupis, RN BAAN, MHSc, & Paulina Ferreira, RN, BScN, MN, North York General Hospital
1530-1600
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - What's bugging you? A multi-phase bundle approach to reducing surgical site infections in a surgical colorectal patient population
Hannah Brooks, MSc, Patrice Clayton, RN, BSN, CNOR, & Linda Jussaume, RN, BScN, MBA, North York General Hospital
1530-1600
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Building a Perioperative Clinical Information System
Erin Robertson BScN, MN, CPN(C), RN, Mount Sinai Hospital
1800-1830
Grand Scheme Foyer
Evening Social Event - Cocktails
1830-2300
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Evening Social Event - ORNAO/All Exhibitors Dinner Gala & Dance
Black & White Semi-Formal
Saturday September 29, 2018
0700-1400
Grand Scheme Foyer
Registration
0630-0745
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Breakfast & Speaker - Size Matters: Hysteroscopy and Fluid Management. Involving Women in their Health Care
Dr. Hassan Shenassa, Obstetrics & Gynecology
sponsored by Hologic
0800-0900
Grand Scheme Ballroom
General Session - Black Box to Improve Performance and Safety
Dr. Teodor Grantcharov, MD, PhD, FACS, Staff surgeon at St. Michael's Hospital, Pansy Schulthess, RN, BSN, Team Leader Gen Surg/Gyne, St. Michael's Hospital & Dr. Tom Lloyd, LLM, MB ChD, MD, MRCS, MFFLM, Director at Saegis Safety Institute
0900-0925
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Deep Brain Stimulators
Shondra Lorenowicz, RN, BScN, CPN(C), Toronto Western Hospital
0900-0925
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Seeing the Light at the End of the Tunnel: The Challenges of Rebuilding an O.R. While Maintaining Patient Care
Alicija Rudd RN, BA, BScN, MScA, CPN(C) & Sandy Hunter RN, BA, CPN(C), Trillium Health Partners, Credit Valley Hospital
0930-0955
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Because Bladder Matters - Reducing Post-Surgical Urinary Tract Infection
Natasha Briggs, RN (EC), NP-Adult ONC(C), GNC(C), Toronto Western Hospital
0930-0955
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Jetting into the Vascular Future: JETSTREAM Technology
Angela Russell, RNBN CPN(C), Vascular Resource Nurse, Hamilton Health Sciences, General Hospital
1000-1100
Mulligan
OPEAC Meeting - OPEAC members only
1000-1025
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Medical Assisted Death & Donation after Cardiac Death, MAID: TGLN
Denise McLaughlin, RN, BScN, CPN(C) & Barb Sawatsky, RN, CPN(C), Hamilton Health Sciences
1000-1025
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Using OR Huddles to Promote Open Communication and Support Patient Safety
Maureen Tordoff, RN, BScN, CPN(C), McKenzie Health
1000-1025
RTJ
Concurrent Session - The Challenge of Change: Review, Rebuild and Rejuvenate
Cindy Campbell, RN, MScAH, CGNc, Mount Sinai Hospital
1030-1100
Grand Scheme Foyer
Health Break
1100-1200
Grand Scheme Ballroom
General Session - Saving Our Healthcare System One Healthcare Worker at a Time
Dr. Julie Lajoie MD FRCPC, Anaesthesiologist, St. Joseph's Healthcare & Assistant Clinical Professor McMaster University, Hamilton
1200-1500
Newbridge Ballroom
Lunch & Exhibits
1500-1525
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Understanding the Needs of the Learner: Novice Nurses Perceptions of the Orientation Process in the Perioperative Environment
Mckenzee Balcom, RN, BScN, CPN(C), Mount Sinai Hospital
1500-1525
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Discharging of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Patients Day One
Anne Van Deursen, RN, MN, ONC(C), Toronto Western Hospital
1530-1600
Celtic I
Concurrent Session - Code Orange: Are you READY?
Kristen Webb, RN, BScN, London Health Sciences Health Centre
1530-1600
Celtic II
Concurrent Session - Pressure: in the Operating Room Pressure Injury Practice Standards
Sandy Tully, RN, NP, Toronto Western Hospital
1530-1600
RTJ
Concurrent Session - The transfusion outcome of the pre-operative administration of iron in infant craniosynostosis surgery
Chelsea Durocher, RN, MN, BScN, CPN(C) & Lisa Luxford RN, BScN, BSc, CPN(C), The Hospital for Sick Children
1800-2300
Newbridge Foyer
Evening Social Event - Delegate Appreciation Dinner & Drinks
Exhibitors Welcome
Casual Dress
sponsored by ORNAO
Sunday September 30, 2018
0700-0800
Grand Scheme Foyer
Registration
0700-0800
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Breakfast
sponsored by ORNAO
0800-0900
Grand Scheme Ballroom
General Session - KISS Sepsis
Laralyn McIntyre, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor Department of Medicine (Division of Critical Care), Ottawa Hospital
sponored by The Krembil Foundation
0900-1000
Grand Scheme Ballroom
General Session - Blood Safety in the OR: The Bloody Truth
Leonor De Biasio, RN, BSCN, CPN(C), The Hospital for Sick Children
1000-1030
Grand Scheme Foyer
Health Break
1030-1130
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Endnote Address - Living for today but preparing for tomorrow
Taddley O'Ryan, 'The Shady Saint'
sponored by The Krembil Foundation
1130-1200
Grand Scheme Ballroom
Closing Ceremonies & Exhibitor Passport Draws
1200-1230
Grand Scheme Foyer
Lunch – Boxed & Ready to Go!!
sponsored by Medline and ORNAO

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