Conference 2016 | Clinical Pharmacology | Pediatric Drug Therapy

Shoreline, WA US
March 15, 2016

March 15, 2016 

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Conference Details:

Who Should Attend this Conference?

Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals

About the Conference

This annual conference is designed as a pediatric pharmacology update at the advanced practice level. Sessions focus on current recommendations and controversies regarding drug therapy for common pediatric and adolescent health concerns. Teaching methods include lecture, discussion and case study analysis.

Conference Brochure

Brochure PDF

Learning Objectives

  1. Interpret clinical and objective symptoms that differentiate persistent asthma severity levels and appropriate treatment.
  2. Discuss the management of common abnormalities of hemostasis.
  3. Describe the benefits of trying to match medications to particular epilepsy syndromes.
  4. Formulate a differential diagnosis for rashes and bumps in children.
  5. Discuss the importance of antimicrobial stewardship in the outpatient setting.
  6. Discuss treatment of pain for children after common surgeries.
  7. Describe current best practices and empirically-supported new treatments for ADHD.

Topics

  • What Does It Take to Stay in Control—of Your Asthma, of Course!
  • How Much Bleeding Is Too Much?  When to Think About Disorders of Hemostasis and What To Do About Them
  • Drugs and Genetics: Are We Getting Closer to Personalized Medicine, CBD and Dravet Syndrome 
  • Rashes and Bumps and Hair – Oh My!  An Approach to Common Skin Disorders in Children  
  • Every Dose Counts! The Why and How of Outpatient Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Approach to the Pediatric Patient with Pain: Assessment and Treatment 
  • Treatment of ADHD: Best Practices Update 

 

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Conference Materials and Information

Handouts

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Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.30 Contact hours
  • 7.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
12/23/2015
Expires: 
03/16/2017
Event starts: 
03/15/2016 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/15/2016 - 4:50pm
Cost:
$295.00
Shoreline Conference Center
18560 1st Ave NE
Shoreline, WA 98155
United States

Available Credit

  • 7.30 Contact hours
  • 7.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$295.00
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