CLICK HERE for a PDF of the 2023 Vanderbilt Transplant APP Symposium.

The Conference will be held in the Crockett Ballroom, Mezzanine Level 2, just above the main lobby. Registration begins at 7am. 

Monday, October 2, 2023

7:50 a.m. - 6:15 p.m.

 7:50-8:00 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

 Haley Hoy, PhD, FAANP

 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Osteoporosis and Solid Organ Transplantation:

Update for the Advanced Practice Provider

 S. Bobo Tanner, MD

 Christy L. Sparkman, MSN, APRN, GNP-BC

 Nichole Bonzano, PA-C

 9:00-9:50 a.m.

Transplant Psychiatry Update

 Daniel J. Daunis, MD

 9:50-10:00 a.m.

Break with Conference Exhibitors


 10:00-10:50 a.m.

Contraception and Sexual Dysfunction after Transplant

 Lisa Coscia, RN, BSN, CCTC

 10:50 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Infectious Disease Update + Artificial Intelligence

 Heather Chambers, DNP, FNP-C, APRN

 Haley Hoy, PhD, FAANP

 12:00-12:10 p.m.

Break for Lunch Distribution


 12:10-1:00 p.m.

 Lunch Presentation


 Lyndsey J. Bowman, PharmD, FAST, BCPS

 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Hypertension Management and the Transplant Patient

 Lyndsey J. Bowman, PharmD, FAST, BCPS

 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Social Determinants of Health and Implicit Bias

 Heather Chambers, DNP, FNP-C, APRN

 Ashley Heath Seawright, DNP, ACNP-BC

 3:00-3:15 p.m.

Break with Conference Exhibitors


 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Advanced Diabetes and the Transplant Patient

 Ann R. Hackett, APRN-BC, MSN, ANP, WHNP

 4:15-5:15 p.m.

Dermatology and the Transplant Patient

 Allison M. Hanlon, MD, PhD

 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Wine & Cheese Network Session with Fellow Colleagues & Conference Exhibitors



Tuesday, October 3, 2023

7:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.

 7:30-8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast


 7:50-8:00 a.m.


 Haley Hoy, PhD, FAANP

 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Sarcoidosis: Understanding the Complexities of Sarcoidosis

 Robert Baughman, MD

 9:00-10:00 a.m.

Understanding the Impact of Esophageal Physiology on Transplantation

 Rishi Naik, MD, MSCI

 10:00-10:15 a.m.

Break with Conference Exhibitors


 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Pharmacology Update

 Kimberly M. Harrison, PharmD, BCPS

 Carissa L. Garza, PharmD, MMHC

 Nikita S. Wilson, PharmD, BCPS, DPLA

 Madeline Morrison, PharmD, BCTXP

 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Use of GLP1s and Obesity Management and the Transplant Patient

 Madalene Drummond, DNP, FNP-C

 Katie Price, DNP, FNP-C

 12:15-1:15 p.m.

 Lunch Presentation

Update in Molecular Diagnostics

 Invited Speaker

 1:15 p.m.

Adjourn: CEU Distribution