International Alliance for Perioperative Best Practice

April 21-25, 2013

Ottawa, Ontario



2013 Presentations and Presenters

Date Topic Presenter
April 21, 2013 Risk Management – Don't Take Chances; Manage Risks Dr. Dave Williams (Canada)
April 22, 2013 Safe Surgery Saves Lives: the WHO 2nd Global Challenge. The Plan, Potential and Pitfalls: Reflections and Perspectives of a Global Initiative Jane Reid (England) & Dr. Marty Makary (USA)
April 22, 2013 Thinking Ahead of the Surgeon: Non-technical Skills for Scrub Nurses Rhona Flin (Scotland)
April 22, 2013 Establishing Perioperative Nursing Programs (Panel Speakers) Elijah Ahlquist (Canada), Ioannis Koutelekos (Greece), Valentina Sarkisova (Russia)
April 22, 2013 Establishing A Provincial Peritoneal Malignancy Program in Ontario Ulla Grant & Heather Lithgow (Canada)
April 22, 2013 A Clinical Perioperative Nurse & Nursing Research: How Do They Mix? Coleen Newland (Canada)
April 22, 2013 Inadvertent Perioperative Hypothermia Dr. Claude LaFlamme
April 23, 2013 Formation et Intégration en Bloc Opératoire des Infirmier(e)s Nouvellement Diplômé(e)s Dominique Lanquetin & Irandohkt Affraie (France)
April 23, 2013 Come Fly With Me: Experiences of a Perioperative Nurse Caring from Wounded Warriors on a Cargo Plane Lt Col Jeanne LaFountain (USA)
April 23, 2013 Authentic Leadership: Developing the Leader Within Lesia Yasinski (Canada)
April 23, 2013 360° Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) Endonasal, Pituitary & Skull Base Approaches Dr. Amin Kassam (Canada)
April 23, 2013 Networking an Essential Skill for the Perioperative Nurse Jane Reid (England) & Mary Jo Steiert (USA)
April 23, 2013 Improving Communication and Collaborative is Improving Safe Perioperative Care Mercedes Bilbao (Portugal)
April 23, 2013 The Serendipity of Perioperative Certification Deborah Roberts, Lyanne Faucher & Glenda Tapp (Canada)
April 23, 2013 The Changing Role of the Perioperative Nurse in Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery Jan Fitchett & Stuart Lealess (Canada)
April 23, 2013 Sterilization Best Practices - Are you following the MFG’s IFU’s Chuck Hughes
April 24, 2013 The Future of Healthcare: Comparing US and Canada to the World Patrick Voight & Naralyn Baluyot (USA)
April 24, 2013 Contact Precautions: Time For Change Claudette Hector & Lisa Horton (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Factors Contributing to Job Satisfaction and Organizational Commitment, Career Commitment and Perioperative Nurses Kesook Yoon (Korea)
April 24, 2013 An International Alliance that Promotes Best Practice in Perioperative Nursing in Africa Mary Knight, Helen Vandoremalen, Jean Naude, Marilyn Flynn & Linda Whyte (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Démarche d’un Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Pour la Normalisation et L’implantation des Pratiques Exemplaires en Transplantation Anne Tremblay & Micheline Bouchard (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Internationally Educated Perioperative Nurses: A Firsthand Experience from Asia, Europe, and the Middle East Bernadette Chiu, Chris Mulford & Carmen Petre (Canada)
April 24, 2013 The Relationship Between Patient Safety Culture and Perceived Organization-Based Self-Esteem Among Nurses: An Examination Based on Operating Centres of Three Hospitals Elmira Piiritalo (Estonia)
April 24, 2013 The Global Effort for Best Practices in Smoke Evacuation: What’s Wrong Kay Ball (USA)
April 24, 2013 Improving Patient Safety by Reducing SSI’s: Translating Wound Care Best Practice to the OR in Support of Uneventful Hospital Stay Christine Murphy (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Simulation in Surgical Suites Sue Barnes & Linda Rae (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Don’t Myth the Facts on HIV Greg Riehl (Canada)
April 24, 2013 The Unique Benefits & Challenges of a Culturally Diverse Healthcare Team Serving a Diverse Cultural Community Kathy Bruce & Nurallah Rahim (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Perioperative Nurses: Finding Meaning from their Experiences in Multi-Organ Procurement Surgery Zaneta Smith (Australia)
April 24, 2013 Pre-Operative Skin Preparation and Surgical Site Infection: What To Do? Paule Poulin, Kelly Chapman, Lynda McGahan, Gabrielle Zimmerman, Lea Austen & Trevor Schuler (Canada)
April 24, 2013 An Australian Perspective of Education in Perioperative Practice Carolyn Ellis (Australia)
April 24, 2013 Using SSSL Checklist as a Framework for Initiating Continuing Education to Perioperative Nurses in Developing Countries Genelle Leifso (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Understanding Spirituality: Perspective of Perioperative Registered Nurses in Canada Sue Styles (Canada)
April 24, 2013 Training for Safe Behaviours in the Operating Room Kate Woodhead (England)
April 24, 2013 Leadership in the OR Monique Van Hiel (Belgium)
April 24, 2013 Perspectives on Raising the Bar for Surgical Services in Canada Karen Kieley (Canada)
April 25, 2013 Critères de choix d’un modèle organisationnel pour les blocs opératoires modernes : polyvalence ou spécialisation? Francoise Delsa (Belgium)
April 25, 2013 Une Communication Efficace Entre Anésthesie et Chirugie Garantie une Meilleure Sécurité du Patient Sandrine Mathieu (France)
April 25, 2013 Hooray for Hybrid: Perioperative Learning in a Flipped Classroom Debra Clendinneng (Canada)
April 25, 2013 Perioperative Dialogue: A New Addition in Perioperative Nursing Yvonne Tornqvist (Sweden)
April 25, 2013 Teambuilding in the OR and SPD: Ways to Improve Productivity, Performance and Job Satisfaction Deb Spratt (USA)
April 25, 2013 Overcoming Barriers to Acute Pain Management Eloise Carr (Canada)
April 25, 2013 Leadership in Papua New Guinea: The dream, the reality, the future Phyllis Davis (Australia)
April 25, 2013 Perioperative Care of the Pregnant Patient While in Surgery Margaret Menegon & Biddy Chang (Canada)
April 25, 2013 Cardiac Arrest with Roles Defined (CARD) Joanna Schubert & Dr. Simone Crooks (Canada)
April 25, 2013 The Secret to Perioperative Nursing Excellence: Taking Care of Yourself First Kay Ball (USA)
April 25, 2013 Leadership: A Humanistic Approach Lieutenant-General The Honourable Roméo A. Dallaire (Canada)
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