Online Education | Women's Health Drug Therapy 2015
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.
"I loved the conference this year. The speakers were all excellent, and the topics were relevant for me."
"The case studies are very helpful during the presentations."
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Lectures were recorded in May 2015 at a conference in Seattle, Washington provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and downloadable handouts.
Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
After taking this activity set, you will be better able to:
- Discuss 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 evaluate patient response.
- Describe special dosage situations.
- Identify appropriate patient learning needs.
To earn contact hours for this activity:
- View/listen to the presentations.
- Study the handouts.
- Complete the evaluations.
After submitting the evaluations, you can download and print your certificate. A record of contact hours earned will be in your account for six years.
- Lindley A. Barbee, MD, MPH
Acting Instructor, Allergy and Infectious Diseases, UW School of Medicine and UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle; Assistant Medical Director, HIV/STD Program, Public Health – Seattle & King County
- Sandra Christensen, MSN, ARNP
Owner, Nurse Practitioner and Medical Obesity Specialist, Integrative Medical Weight Management, Seattle
- Seth Cohen, MD
Physician, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, UWMC
- Rachel Fenimore, MSN, ARNP, FPMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, Associated Behavioral Health, Seattle
- Genevieve Pagalilauan, MD
Associate Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, UW School of Medicine
- Andrea Prabhu, MD
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UW School of Medicine
- Eliza Sutton, MD, FACP
Associate Professor, UW School of Medicine; Medical Director, Women’s Health Care Center, UWMC, Seattle
- Christine Espina, DNP, MN, RN
Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing
- Vicki Fox, MSN, ARNP
Family Nurse Practitioner, Community Health Center of Snohomish County Outreach Clinics, Everett and Dr. Cynthia Taylor’s Family Clinic, Burien; Clinical Adjunct Faculty, Family Nurse Practitioner Program, Seattle University, Seattle
- Retha Hay, MN, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Employee Health, UWMC; ACLS Instructor, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle
- Martha Hoffman, MN ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Everett Clinic, Mill Creek
- Erin Mahony, CNM, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest, Seattle
- Jaime Navetta, MN, RN, CNE
Associate Director and Lead Nurse Planner, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing
- Rebecca Olson, MN, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Lake Forest Park Medical Clinic, Lake Forest Park
- Michele Raymond, MN, RN
Retired Clinic Manager, 45th St Medical-Dental Clinic, Neighborcare Health, Seattle
UW=University of Washington, Seattle
UWMC=UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle
- 7.80 Contact hours
- 7.80 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level