Whayoun Lee

Whayoun Lee


Whayoun Lee is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner who specializes in Cardiovascular/General surgery at University of Chicago Medicine. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Loyola University Chicago in Illinois and then earned her Master of Science in Nursing with a specialty in Acute Care at University of Illinois at Chicago. Recently, she completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice at Loyola University Chicago in Illinois. She is an ANCC Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and licensed in Illinois. She is affiliated with University of Chicago Medicine and she has worked primarily in cardiovascular settings to manage the patients with Left Ventricular Assist Device for 7 years. She then changed her career to manage the patients in the Surgical/Trauma Intensive Care Unit. She is an active member of several professional organizations including the Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing. She has actively participated in the Korean Nurses Association of Chicago since 2010 in which she served a term as president from 2015-2016. She was also a member of the planning committee for the successfully executed Chicago International Nursing Conference in 2012 and 2017.

10:20 am - 11:35 am
Council & Chamber

Oral Abstracts 4

Moderator: Roberta Esteves Vieira de Castro, MD, MSC,PhD, Rio de Janeiro State University, Brazil
• Incidence of Delirium in a Pediatric UPC and Post Discharge Functionality
Jimena Alvarado Leon MD, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
• Describing Pediatric COVID-19 Associated Delirium
Chani Traube,MD, Weill Cornell Medicine, NY
• Potential for Remote Vital Sign Monitoring to Improve Hospital Patient Sleep
Sara LaHue MD,University of California San Francisco, CA
• Delirium Didactic Education and Protocol Implementation: Using the Evidence in the Surgical/Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Whayoun Lee, DNP, University of Chicago Medicine,Il.
• On the Front Lines: Delirium Knowledge among Hospital Medicine Clinicians
Farah Kaiksow, MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, WI