Conference 2017 | Pediatric and Women's Health Drug Therapy

Shoreline, WA US
May 17, 2017
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Wednesday | May 17, 2017

 

About This Conference: 

This two-in-one conference is designed as a pediatric and women's health pharmacology update at the advanced practice level. Sessions focus on current recommendations and controversies regarding drug therapy for common pediatric and women's health concerns. Teaching methods include lecture, discussion and case analysis.

 

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Who Should Attend This Conference? 

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

 

Learning Objectives

Pediatric Track

  1. Discuss general principles regarding antibiotic resistance.
  2. Differentiate between upper and lower airway respiratory distress.
  3. Identify various types of medications used for obesity management and which ones are approved for youth.
  4. Discuss how to determine clinical diagnosis of adolescent mood disorders
  5. Highlight a morphology-based rational approach to the treatment of acne.
  6. Define and diagnose Fecal incontinence.
  7. Discuss the epidemiology of marijuana exposures reported to the Washington Poison Center.

Women's Health Track

  1. Outline treatments including pharmacologic interventions for common MSK issues faced by the active woman throughout her lifespan.
  2. Discuss new treatment options for migraine management.
  3. Discuss the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance.
  4. Compare differential diagnoses for skin conditions.
  5. Discuss how ETOH use may affect other prescribed medications.
  6. Discuss sleep related disorders in the female population.
  7. Discuss concepts for providing competent care.

Topics

New this year! Mix and match from two different tracks to tailor your conference experience.

Pediatric Track

  • Antibiotics: Updating Your Answers to the W+ Questions (What, When, Where, Why and How)
  • Chief Complaint: Breathing Difficulty
  • Obesity and Pharmacology: What Works?
  • The Roller Coaster of Adolescent Moods   
  • Treatment Update on Pediatric Eczema and Acne 
  • Fecal Incontinence: A Medical, Behavioral and Integrative Approach
  • Marijuana: Toxic Trends in Washington and Beyond 

Women's Health Track

  • The Active Woman: MSK Issues
  • Advanced Migraine Treatment   
  • Bacterial Resistance and Your Practice
  • What is My Skin Telling You?
  • The Hidden Lives of Women in Drug and Alcohol Abuse 
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Women's Sleep Issues
  • Transgender Care Comes of Age

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Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 7.30 Contact hours
  • 7.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
03/06/2017
Expires: 
05/18/2018
Event starts: 
05/17/2017 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
05/17/2017 - 4:45pm
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
 
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$295.00
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