Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2016 - Social Determinants of Mental Health
This module uses current research on genomic and epigenomic links to psychiatric disorders to examine genetic, environmental and social factors that influence mental health.
Shawn Elmore, PhD, RN
Associate Professor, Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing
Comments from lecture attendees:
"I really enjoyed Shawn Elmore's presentation. Very enlightening."
"Interesting topic, engaging and well-organized presentation."
For psychiatric nurse practitioners, family nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this module, you will be better able to:
- Analyze current research pertaining to Genomic/Epigenomic factors in psychiatric disorders.
- Analyze the contributions of social determinants of health research to mental health.
- Identify pharmacologic and public health opportunities for mental health prevention and intervention.
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level