Webinar 2020 | Pediatric Drug Therapy

May 27, 2020

IMPORTANT UPDATE: ZOOM WEBINAR

Due to ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, this lecture series will only be hosted as an online Zoom webinar. Watch the live webinar remotely from your home or office. Recordings will be made available after the webinar. If you miss one of the lectures, you can watch the recordings later and still get credit. Thank you for your understanding during this significant public health situation. We look forward to seeing you online.

DESCRIPTION

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

Target Audience

For pediatric nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, physician assistants, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, respiratory therapists, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this conference, participants will be better able to:

  1. Describe how a drug is licensed, what the difference is between an NDA and an ANDA, and the intellectual property considerations that underlie the distinction.
  2. Understand and identify the types of tests available to diagnose viral infections.
  3. Understand how the updated AAP guidelines will affect management of children with high blood pressure.
  4. Promote safe use of psychotropic medications in children & adolescents with psychiatric disorders.
  5. Become familiar with off label medication for high risk behavior.
  6. Review the most common pharmacologic options in the treatment of pediatric sleep disorders

Additional Information

Format: 
Conference
Webinar
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 6.00 Contact hours
  • 6.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
11/29/2019
Expires: 
05/27/2021
Event starts: 
05/27/2020 - 8:30am
Event ends: 
05/27/2020 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$150.00
TIMETOPICSPEAKER
8:00 amWelcome 
8:30 amGeneric Drugs and Drug PricingDan Leifer
9:30 amBreak 
9:45 amPediatric Viral InfectionsJennifer Rathe
10:45 amBreak 
11:00 pmUpdates from the 2017 AAP Guidelines for Childhood HTNKelsey Pearson
12:00 pmLunch Break 
1:00 pmMedical Considerations When Using Psychotropic Medications in Children & AdolescentsAllison Laurie
2:00 pmBreak 
2:15 pmHigh Risk Behavior in Teens: Do Any Medications Stop It?Cora Breuner
3:15 pmBreak 
3:30 pmPharmacotherapy in Pediatric Sleep Disorders: When Do Drugs Help?Michelle Sobremonte-King
4:30 pmAdjourn and Evaluation 

 

Online Webinar
Seattle, WA
United States

Speakers

  • Cora Breuner, MD, MPH, FAAP
    Pediatrician, Professor of Pediatrics, Seattle Children’s Hospital/University of Washington
  • Allison Laurie, ARNP, RN, MSN, PMHNP-BC
    Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Seattle Children’s
  • Dan Leifer, MD
    Resident Physician in Dermatology and Board-Certified Pediatrician, Division of Dermatology, UW
  • Kelsey Pearson, PA-C
    Physician Assistant, Nephrology, Seattle Children’s Hospital
  • Jennifer Rathe, MD, PhD
    Acting Instructor, Infectious Disease, Seattle Children’s Hospital/University of Washington
  • Michelle Sobremonte-King, MD
    Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Planning Committee

  • Dora Hall, MN, ARNP
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Autism Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle
  • Helene Law, MSN, ARNP
    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Gastroenterology Department, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle
  • Brady Rainey, MBA, MPA, MSF
    Director, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kristen Trivelli, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Marites Almachar, BSN, RN, CCRN, DNP AGNP-AC Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Kari Lombard, BSN, RN, NCSN, DNP-PMHNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle
  • Sharon Daly, BSN, RN, DNP-FNP Student
    Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

UW=University of Washington, Seattle

Professional Credit


ANCC logo. Accreditation Information

Available Credit

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

Price

Cost:
$150.00
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JOINT PROVIDER

  • Seattle Children's Hospital

 

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