Online Education | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2013

course imageThis online education series is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners at the advanced practice level. Each course within the series focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for women's health problems commonly seen in primary care.

This series was recorded in May 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Course format include video, audio and handouts.

Publish Date: January 16, 2014. This course will be available for three years from this date.

 

Learning objectives

After taking this activity set, you will be better able to:
  • Describe relevant principles of physiology, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.
  • Give a rationale for selecting a drug of choice.
  • Identify the goals of drug therapy.
  • Identify desired drug effects and patient response.
  • Describe special dosage situations.
  • Identify appropriate patient learning needs.

Faculty

  • Sandra Christiansen, MSN, ARNP
    Owner, Nurse Practitioner and Medical Obesity Specialist, Integrative Medical Weight Management, Seattle
  • Martha Hoffman, MN ARNP
    Nurse Practitioner, The Everett Clinic, Silver Lake; Senior Lecturer, Family and Child Nursing, UW School of Nursing
  • Heather Kramm, MD
    Rheumatologist, the Seattle Arthritis Clinic, Seattle
  • Jennifer Reichel, MD
    Medical Director and Board Certified Dermatologist, Pacific Dermatology and Cosmetic Center, Seattle; Clinical Associate Professor, UW School of Medicine, Seattle
  • Sue Williams-Judge, MN, CNS, ARNP
    Nurse Practitioner, Rheumatology, Seattle Rheumatology Associates, Seattle

Target Audience

This online course is designed as a pharmacology update for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings. Each module focuses on current recommendations and pharmacotherapeutic principles for women's health problems commonly seen in primary care.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Topics: 
  • Osteoarthritis: New Paradigms for an Old Disease
  • Facing the Facts: Understanding Cosmetic Injectables
  • Contraception Pearls for Clinical Practice
  • Weight Loss Medications
  • Osteoporosis Update 2013

 

UWCNE Accreditation Information

Brochure PDF: 
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 5.80 Contact hours
  • 5.80 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
01/16/2014
Expires: 
01/16/2018
Cost:
$150.00

Available Credit

  • 5.80 Contact hours
  • 5.80 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
 
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Cost:
$150.00
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