INTERNATIONAL

Life Care Plan: Case Management Across Cultures, 2nd International Royal College of Nursing Conference
Dublin, Ireland November 2003

Case Management, Groot Schuur Hospital, Cape Town Africa, August 2001

South American Study Tour, Argentina and Brazil, September 2000

Nurse Case Management and Nursing Diagnosis in the United States
Tokyo, Japan, August 1996

NATIONAL

Life Care Planning: Case Based Approach, 40th Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Anaheim, CA, October 2014

Life Care Challenges of the Medically Complex Life Care Challenges of the Medically Complex Injury, 39th Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Charlotte, NC, October 2013

Clinical Case Study: Rehab Beyond Our Walls: Case Management and Best Practice: A Balancing Act, 37th Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Las Vegas, NV, November 2011

ARN Strategic Plan: Transforming Chapters, 35th Annual Educational  Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Albuquerque, NM, October 2009

Stump the Case Manager, ARN Annual Conference, 2008, San Francisco, CA

Medically Complex Patients: Life Care Planning, IARP Annual Conference April
2007, Washington D.C.

Life Care Planning: How to Present Patients with Chronic Pain, Pennsylvania Trial
Lawyers Association, October 2006

Multiple Births with Multiple Disabilities: A Pediatric Case Study of the
Unique Needs of Twins and Quadruplets
, 32st Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Chicago, IL, October 2006

Life Care Planning: Identifying Alternatives for the Medically Complex Patient
32st Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Chicago,IL,
October 2006

Life Care Planning, Lancaster Bar Association, June 2006

Life Care Planning: Rehab After Trauma, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital,
Philadelphia, PA, June 2006

Pediatric Anoxic Brain Injury: Clinical Case Study; Life Care Plan/
Special Needs Trust/Petitions of Care/Coordination of Services/Home Care Program;
(Presented at):
31st Annual Educational Conference, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Palm Springs, CA, October 2005

Philadelphia Chapter, November 2005

Life Care Planning, Montgomery County Bar Association, April 2005

Pediatric Rehabilitation, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Philadelphia, PA, March 2003

Bryn Mawr Rehab SCI Conference, “Life Care Planning and Spinal Cord Injury”
Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital, Malvern, PA, November 2001

Independent Rehabilitation Nursing Practice
Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA, November 2001

International Rehabilitation Nursing, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses,
Philadelphia, PA, January 2001

Women With Disabilities: Life Care Planning and Quality of Care
Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA, September 2000

“Trying the Catastrophic Loss Case: Plaintiff, Defense and Life Care Planner”
NARPS, Atlantic City, NJ May 2000

Independent Nurse Practice
Villanova University, Graduate Nursing Program, Villanova, PA November 1999

Independent Nurse Practice
Villanova University, Graduate Nursing Program, Villanova, PA November 1998

Life Care Planning and Multiple Sclerosis
Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital, Malvern, PA October 1998

Role of Nurse Case Manager in Legal Issues
Smith Kline Beecham, Philadelphia, PA September 1998

Issues & Trends in Nursing Case Management
Villanova University and Saint Peters College Conference, Princeton, NJ 1998

The Impact of Changes in Rehabilitation Service Delivery on Rehabilitation Nurses: Private Rehabilitation Practice, ARN- Philadelphia Chapter,  Philadelphia, PA May 1998

Life Care Planning
Nationwide Insurance, Harrisburg, PA

Private Nursing Practice Role
Villanova University, PA, October 1997

Spirit of Entrepreneurship
ARN Conference, Baltimore, MD, October 1997

Case Management Role in Home Health Care
Villanova University, PA, September 1997

Entrepreneurship
ARN New Jersey Chapter, March 1997; ARN Philadelphia Chapter, April 1997

Expert Witness
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, Philadelphia Chapter, January 1997
Independent Private Nursing Practice
Villanova University, Philadelphia, PA, 1995 and 1996

Life Care Plan: Prescription for Quality
Medical Case Management Conference, New Orleans, LA, 1995

Establishing a Legal Nurse Consultant Practice
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, Philadelphia Chapter. Part I, 1994; Part II, 1995

Case Management: Linkage to the Community
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Buffalo, NY, 1994.

Quality of Life for Recoverers of Stroke through Life Care
Planning: The Educator Role of the Rehabilitation Professional

Fifth Annual Stroke Conference, Magee Rehabilitation Hospital, 1994.

Role of Rehabilitation Nurse in Legal Consultation and Life Care Planning.
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Denver, CO, 1993

Life Care Planning for Spinal Cord Injured Persons: Educator Role of the Rehabilitation Professional
American Spinal Injury Association, San Diego, 1993

Case Management: Key to Quality Care
Rehabilitation Nursing Conference – MCP, New Orleans, LA & Philadelphia, PA, 1993

Life Care Planning: Defining Patient’s Needs
Rehabilitation Nursing Conference – MCP, New Orleans, LA & Philadelphia, PA, 1993

Pediatric Rehabilitation Nursing: Vocational Issues
University of Pennsylvania, Graduate Nursing Program, Philadelphia, PA, 1993

Advocacy Role As Life Care Planner in Legal Consultation
Southwest Head Injury Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, 1992

Nurse Entrepreneurship: How to Survive and Thrive
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Kansas City, MO, 1991

Trials, Tribulations & Triumphs of Nurse Entrepreneurship
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Nashville, TN, 1989

Neurosurgical Rehabilitation
Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, 1988

From Acute to Home Care for the Neuro Patient: A Multidisciplinary
Concept and Neurobehavioral Concepts: Nursing Role in Behavior Management
Neuroscience Nursing Update, Atlantic City, NJ, 1988

Outcome Study of a Post-Acute Home-Based Head Injury
Rehabilitation Program

Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, VA, 1988

Incorporating Rehabilitation Concepts Into Critical Care
Trauma 88 Hahnemann University Conference, Philadelphia, PA, 1988

Nursing Issues in Cognitive Retraining
Rehabilitation Update ’88, St. Elizabeth Rehabilitation Center, Ohio, 1988

Education and Supportive Counseling Issues for the Head Injured and Their Families
National Head Injury Foundation Conference, San Diego, CA, 1987

Rehabilitation Begins in the ICU
Neuroscience Nursing Annual Conference, Atlantic City, NJ, 1987

Cognitive Rehabilitation and Nursing Practice
Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, VA, 1987

Community Reentry of Spinal Cord Injured and Head Injured Combined Client
American Spinal Injury Association, Boston, MA, 1987

Nutritional Considerations of Rehabilitation
Rehabilitation Network Corporation, Philadelphia, PA, 1986

Early Rehabilitation for Head Injury
Neuroscience Update, Atlantic City, NJ, 1986

Rehabilitation Head Trauma Nursing Standards:
Conceptualization, Education, Implementation and Research
Components and Behavioral Guidelines; A Staff Perspective
Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, VA, 1986

Home Care for Head Injured Clients
Staff Builders of NJ, 1986

Nursing Care Standards: Clinical, Cognitive, Behavioral, Therapeutic and Family Parameters
Connecticut Head Injury Association Annual Conference, 1985

The Rehabilitation Phase: Assessment, Goal Setting and Nursing Management
A. I. duPont, Head Injury Conference, Wilmington, DE, 1985

Nursing Research-A Head Trauma Classification System for Rehabilitation
Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, Houston, TX, 1985 National Conference

Head Trauma Nursing Classification: A Research Paper and Therapeutic Environment
Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, 1985

Head Trauma Nursing Care Standards
Oklahoma City Conference, 1985

Head Trauma Classification: A Research Paper
Villanova University and Sigma Theta Tau Research Day, 1984

Rehabilitation Head Trauma Standards: Conception, Education, Implementation and Research Components
Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, 1984

Incorporating Cognitive Deficits into a Head Trauma Classification
Tool and Standardized Nursing Care Plans for Head Trauma Rehabilitation
Williamsburg Head Injury Conference, 1984

Standardized Nursing Care Plans for Head Trauma Rehabilitation
Houston Neurotrauma Conference, 1984