The Hands of Experience® in Advanced Health Care


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The Emergency Neurological Life Support (ENLS) course is designed to help healthcare professionals improve patient care and outcomes during the critical first hours of a patient’s neurological emergency. ENLS demonstrates a collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach and provides a consistent set of protocols, practical checklists, decision points, and suggested communication to use during patient management. This activity is designated for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA CME, ANCC, ACPE and CECBEMS credits upon completion.


Physicians $150

Non-Physicians $75

In-Training $50

ENLS Vendor $350


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Please make checks payable to Nora Franklin.

St. Mary's Medical Center
Attn: Christy Franklin, RN
Director of Neuroscience-Room 229
2900 First Avenue
Huntington, WV 25702

ENLS Live Course Agenda

Time Module Speaker
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Introduction and Housekeeping Penny Arthur, RN, CNRN
8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Traumatic Brain Injury Panos Ignatiadis, MD
8:45 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Intracerebral Hemorrhage Panos Ignatiadis, MD
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Intracranial Hypertension and Herniation Panos Ignatiadis, MD
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. BREAK  
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Acute Ischemic Stroke Barbie Christian, RN, MSN
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Barbie Christian, RN, MSN
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Pharmacotherapy Barbie Christian, RN, MSN
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. BREAK  
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Traumatic Spine Injury Ashley Chapman, FNP-BC
12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Spinal Cord Compression Ashley Chapman, FNP-BC
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. LUNCH  
1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Airway, Ventilation, and Sedation Andrea Jo Watson, DNP, CCRN
2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Resuscitation Following Cardiac Arrest Andrea Jo Watson, DNP, CCRN
2:45 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Approach to the Comatose Patient Andrea Jo Watson, DNP, CCRN
3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. BREAK  
3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Acute Non-Traumatic Weakness Wilma Holton, RN, CCRN
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Meningitis and Encephalitis Wilma Holton, RN, CCRN
4:30 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. Status Epilepticus Wilma Holton, RN, CCRN
5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. Q & A and Online Exam Instructions Penny Arthur, RN, CNRN

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Cabell-Huntington Convention & Visitors Bureau

For more information contact Penny Arthur | (304) 526-6025.