Elizabeth Lounds Memorial Lecture
This year, the Elizabeth Lound Memoral lecture will be presented by Tina Gustin's presentation. The tittle of the presentation is: "Telehealth: A Means for Achieving Excellence-the Future is Now".
Dr. Tina Gustin has over 35-years of advanced practice nursing experience. She received her undergraduate degree from the Medical College of Virginia, which is now Virginia Commonwealth University. She received her master's degree as a Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist from the University of Virginia, and her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Old Dominion University. She is currently an Assistant Professor at Old Dominion University School of Nursing where she teaches in the Doctor of Nursing Practice Program. Dr. Gustin was most recently appointed as the Director of the school's Center for Telehealth Innovation, Education, and Research (C-TIER). The center will serve as a telehealth learning hub and research center not only for the state but also the East Coast Region of the United States. She is the clinical manager for the Pediatric Telehealth program at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk Virginia. Dr. Gustin has been responsible for the development of this new program and assuring clinical competence of the telehealth providers. Dr. Gustin's research has focused on interprofessional team-based care and how telehealth can be used as the instrument for connecting providers to providers and providers to patients. Dr. Gustin has an interest in the unique skill set necessary to conduct a successful telehealth encounter. She has developed one instrument designed to measure telehealth etiquette knowledge and another that measures team telehealth performance with a focus on communication and etiquette. She has been the PI and Co-PI for several Health and Human Services Administration (HRSA) grants totally over 6 million dollars. These grants have aimed at reaching the rural and underserved though telehealth and interprofessional collaboration. Dr. Gustin has published and presented on both interprofessional team-based care and telelehealth both nationally and internationally. She served on the American Nurses Association task force for technology and was most recently elected to the Center for Telehealth and eHealth (CTel) Advisory Board. She is currently the Co-Chair for CTel's Interprofesional Telehealth Education Task Force that is developing competencies and standards for training multiple professionals for telehealth delivery. She has been invited to several nursing and medical schools to assist in the development of a telehealth curriculum and to present her work.
VAND 91st Annual Meeting
March 15-16, 2020
Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel
Virginia Beach, VA
Join fellow VAND Members and colleagues for the premier food, nutrition, and dietetics conference in Virginia! Earn up to 12 CPEUs over 2 days with networking opportunities and cutting-edge sessions on topics including seafood nutrition, diabetes, functional nutrition in GI health, critical care, and working in private practice. VAND is proud to present Clancy Cash Harrison, MS, RDN, FAND - TEDx Speaker and food justice advocate, as our keynote speaker. You won't want to miss it!
Holiday Social + 1 CEU
When?Tuesday December 3rd 2019 at 6:00 pm
Where? 500 S Battlefield Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23322
How much? Free for TAND members ($10 for non-members)
Come join us for the TAND Holiday Social. We will have some games followed by dinner and a CEU presentation about phosphorus control for patient with CKD. The Speaker will be a Gina R. Brittain RD a Lead Renal Dietitian for Fresenius Kidney Care in Cincinnati, OH. For more information on the presentation please click here
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The Tidewater Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics district is preparing to host the Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (VAND) 91st Annual Conference in spring 2020! The Annual Conference attracts hundreds of food and nutrition professionals across the state and features diverse sessions/workshop topics, opportunities to network, and other engaging activities! Please follow us for more information to come and contact us for volunteer opportunities to get involved!
CEU: Food Allergens
When? Monday October 21st at 5:30 pm
Where: 800 Tidewater Dr, Norfolk, Virginia 23504
Members come join us for a free CEU on Food Allergens at the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore. We will provide light snacks and you can bring in shelf stable food items for donation to the Foodbank (examples: fruits in light syrup or water, canned vegetables low sodium or no sodium added, peanut butter, cereals, canned tuna, etc.)
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