Chattanooga Area Nurses in Advanced Practice

CANAP Meeting- UTC School of Nursing DNP Projects and other Educational Rapid Fire Presentations (7 NP speakers)

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga School of Nursing Building
518 Oak Street
Chattanooga, TN 37403

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 6:00pm ET - 8:30pm ET
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518 Oak Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403



DNP Student/ graduate project Presentations, Chronic Kidney Disease, Smoking Cessation, Tumor Board, Ischemic EKG


UTC SON DNP Students/ Graduates (Kristi Wick, Mary Jo Blanton, Katy Poole), Jessica Craig, NP (CKD), Roxanne Philliips (Smoking), and

Additional Information

What: Educational program with Rapid Fire/ Brief talks from 7 Nurse Practitioners on 8 topics. No commercial products discussed.

Topics: (eight): Chronic Kidney Disease, Smoking Cessation, 3 DNP Projects, Information about DNP program at UTC SON, About the Chattanooga Tumor Clinic, Ischemic EKG example (Info from Educational Conference attended by CME Scholarship Recipient) 

Unfortunately no CEU credit (given the high volume of presenters in a rapid fire setting).

Presenters: (All are Nurse Practitioners): Jessica Craig, Roxanne Phillips,  Mary Jo Blanton, Katy Poole, Kristi Wick, Joanie Jackson, Tina Harris, Kelly Licht

When: Tuesday, February 18th 6 pm to 8:30 pm. Please try to arrive promptly.


University of Tennessee School of Nursing Building; Room Metro 226

Physical address: 518 Oak Street Chattanooga, TN. Park in UTC parking lot 39. Enter the building via the School of Nursing (labeled) door. You will immediately see an elevator and take to 2nd floor and you will see room Metro 226 in the back corner. There will be signs inside the building.

This is the same location as the UTC SON dinner program in September.


6 pm to 6: 15 pm: Get food/ sign in and mingle.

6:15- 6:30 pm: CANAP President Glenna Lashley, NP- Introduction/ CANAP official Business

6:30- 6:45 pm: Jessica Craig, Nephrology NP: Chronic Kidney Disease

6:45- 7 pm: Roxanne Phillips, Vascular NP: Smoking Cessation

7 pm- 7:10 pm: Information about UTC's DNP: UTC School of Nursing DNP Nursing Concentration Coordinator Dr. Joanie Jackson, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC (10 min)

7:10 pm- 8 pm: UTC affiliated students/ recent DNP graduates will present their projects (60- 75 min)

-Three UTC School of Nursing DNP Students (1. Mary Jo Blanton and 2. Katy Poole) / DNP graduate (3. Kristi Wick) will talk for 15 minutes on each of their projects (5 min for questions)

8 pm- 8:15 pm:  Tina Q. Harris, NP-C: About the Chattanooga Tumor Clinic- a brief introduction. They service the underserved population diagnosed with cancer. Managing director Tina Harris will discuss the programs they have available.  

8:15 pm- 8:30 pm: Kelly Licht, NP- Recipient of Educational Conference Scholarship 2019. I will present a case study using an example of "Ischemic EKGs" learned at cardiology conference. Thank you for the scholarship. 

Sponsored by UTC School of Nursing. CANAP is thankful to Dr. Joanie Jackson, DNP Nursing Concentration Coordinator at UTC School of Nursing. She has been pivotal in coordinating with me to create this event

Douglas Heights Apartments is generously supplying the meal (either Panera Bread or Salsarita’s). Thank you to April Orman of Douglas Heights Apartments and thank you to UTC School of Nursing for locating this meal sponsor. 

Thank you to all of the presenters!

- Updated with Agenda on 1/7/2020 Kelly Licht, NP; Updated 2/12/2020 Kelly Licht, NP- Education Chair of CANAP

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