2019 SC Lowcountry SGNA
Annual Fall Conference
November 8 - 9, 2019
Walking on Sunshine
in Myrtle Beach, SC.
To be informed, to discover new and exciting information.
General Program Contact Hours:
9 GI Specific
Optional ERCP Program Contact Hours:
3 GI Specific (Separate Cost)
Self-Study Module Contact Hours:
14 GI Specific
26 Total GI Specific Contact Hours
can be achieved!!!
Horry-Georgetown Tech. College-
950 Crabtree Lane Bldg. 600
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
SCLCSGNA has reserved 60 rooms at the beautiful “Crown Reef Beach Resort”
at a special rate which is available on a first come, first serve basis. This Resort is 1.5 miles from the Horry-Georgetown Tech College Conference Center.
The information below is required to make your reservations. Keep in mind that this is a great family oriented Resort. Water facilities are open year-round. Many Ocean-front rooms available!!
Call to Make Reservations: 843-626-8077
Group Name: 2019 SCLCSGNA
Group Reference Number: 489577
Group Cut-off Date: October 7th, 2019
Officers and Planning Committee
Brenda Capps, LPN, GTS, AGTS - President
Gerri Drawdy, CST, GTS, AGTS – President Elect/Treasurer
Alida Dempsey, ADN, RN III, CGRN-
Immediate Past President/President
R'celle Boyd, ADN, RN III, CGRN-
Rebecca Middleton, RN, MSN, CGRN – Dir. of Marketing
Christina Bulmer, GTS, Secretary
Janet Saylor – AV/Web Master
Donna Owens - Registrar/Adornment
Cynthia Shiell - Registrar/Adornment
Friday November 8, 2019
3:00-7:00pm – Registration/Vendor Greet
3:50-4:00pm - Welcome/Introduction
4:00-5:00 pm – Dinner Provided / Poster Exhibit
5:00 – 6:00 pm Dr. Erin Forster
"Updates in Inflammatory Bowel Disease"
6:00 – 7:00 pm Lester Kitten, CRNA
"The Endoscopy Anesthesia Patient:
Caring for the Post Anes. Pantient"
7:00 – 8:00 pm Dr. Mohamed Khalaf
"Gerd in the 21st Century"
"Visit with your Vendors"
Saturday November 9, 2019
7:00-8:45am - Breakfast Provided/Registration/Vendors
7:35-8:45am - Welcome/Intro
8:45-9:45am – Ebony Alston, ST, GTS, AGTS, CST
"In the footsteps of the GI Technical Specialist"
8:45-9:45am – Kathy Ward, RN, BSN, MPH, FAPN, CIC
" What you don't know may hurt you.
Infection Prevention in Endoscopy"
9:45-10:15 am – Vendor Break
10:15-11:15am – Dr. Puja Elias
"Update on Management of Barrett's"
11:15-12:15 – Dr. Alejandro L Suarez
"Colorectal Cancer Screening and Non- Surgical Management of Complex Colon Polyps"
12:15-1:00pm - Lunch Provided
1:00-1:45am – Gerri Drawdy, CST, GTS, AGTS
Christina Bulmer, GTS
"GI Family Feud"
1:45 Thank-You / Complete Evaluations
Receive Contact Hours
Optional ERCP Course
2:00pm -5:15pm - (additional fee and registration)
SC Lowcountry SGNA ERCP Conference
“Remedies of ERCP Phobias”
Come join us for this hands-on, educational, interacting Program.
This is a Hands-0n learning experience.
The following topics will be addressed:
Basic anatomy of liver and Pancreas
Stents and Stone extraction
Lithotripsy, emergency Lithotripsy
Wire exchanges; Long and short
And lots more
This is a hands-on experience that will enhance your knowledge of ERCP and the tools in which you use to perform your task.
If you are new to ERCP this will give you great insight and hands-on knowledge to a very important procedure.
“Register for the Conference early
to secure your place.
WE HAVE LIMITED SEATING.”
General Program Registration:
Early Registration: ON or Before 10/8/19
SGNA Member: $95.00
GI Tech/New Nursing Student: $50.00
Registration: After 10/08/19
SGNA Member: $115.00
GI Tech/New Nursing Student: $70.00
Optional ERCP Program Registration:
SGNA Member: $40.00
**Registration due for Optional ERCP Program has been extended. If only attending this portion of the event, lunch is not included.
No Refunds will be made after 10/08/19 for either course.
Address for Registration/Payment:
Gerri Drawdy, Pres. Elect/Treasurer
228 Horseshoe Dr.
Goose Creek, SC 29445
NOTE: Registration will not be accepted without payment. No refunds will be made after 10/8/19 for either course.
Registration is now available on the website. It can be completed online or by using the printable registration form also available on the website for printing.
**NOTE: CEU HOURS HAVE BEEN APPLIED FOR THROUGH SC NURSES ASSOCIATION and ABCGN.
Conference presentations will be conducted by Physicians, Nurses and Techs.
Presentation Information will be posted on our
website (www.sclcsgna.org). This information will
be available to print or download approx. 2 weeks prior to the conference.
*This site is intended for the enhancement of communication among members of this organization only.