Online Education | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2018

Pediatric Drug Therapy education at UW Continuing Nursing Education.

 

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Description

This online lecture 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.

This activity set was published June 10, 2018. It will expire June 10, 2021.

 

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

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Review updates in the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes in pediatrics.
  2. Discuss safety of commonly used OTC and prescribed nutritional supplements.
  3. Review common medication reactions in the pediatric population and clues to more concerning presentations.
  4. Identify the pharmacodynamics of common chemotherapy agents.
  5. Discuss categories of illicit drugs, street names, routes of administrations and pattern of use.

 

Topics

Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes Management Updates in Pediatrics  
Alfonzo Armstead   

Nutraceuticals and Pediatrics: Updates and Up-and-Coming  
Sunita Iyer  

Ode to Better Breathing: Pulmonary Pearls for Asthma  
Marijo Ratcliffe  

Drug Eruptions in Pediatrics: Is It a Drug Eruption? A Viral Exanthem? or Graft vs Host Disease? Yes!  
Robert Sidbury  

Chemotherapy and the Trouble it Causes: Common Chemotherapy Agents and Symptom Management of the Pediatric Cancer Patient
Corrine Hoeppner  

Street Narcotics: What Medical Professionals Need to Know  
Brandon James 
 

Completion Requirements

  • Watch or listen to one or more presentations.
  • Complete a short evaluation for each presentation.
  • Finish all activities by the activity expiration date. (We'll remind you 60 days out.)

 

Speakers

Alfonzo Armstead, PA-C   
Physician Assistant, Endocrinology, Seattle Childrens, Seattle, WA

Corrine Hoeppner, MN, ARNP   
Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Childrens Oncology, Seattle Children's, Seattle, WA

Sunita Iyer, ND, LM   
Clinical Director and Physician, Eastside Natural Medicine, Kenmore, WA

Brandon James, BS  
Detective Sergeant, North Precinct Anti-Crime Team, Seattle Police Dept., Seattle, WA

Marijo Ratcliffe, DNP, ARNP, CPNP   
Pediatric Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Children's Hospital

Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH   
Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics, Seattle, WA

 

Planning Committee

Michele Acker, MN, ARNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Anesthesia Clinic, Seattle Childrens Hospital, Seattle

Dora Hall, MN, ARNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Autism Center, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle

Michelle Hayes, MN, ARNP, CPNP
Owner; ARNP, Fir Creek Pediatrics, Lakewood; Clinical Preceptor, UW SON

Helene Law, MSN, ARNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Dept of Gastroenterology, Seattle Childrens Hospital, Seattle

Joan Riesland, MEd, BSN, RN
Interim Executive Director, Nurse Planner and Continuing Education Specialist, Continuing Nursing Education, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

 

Disclosures

Disclosures for this educational offering: (What is this?)

  • Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH 
    Grant/Research Support: Site Investigator for Regeneron (Dupilumab for AD), Scioderm (Zublisa for EB)
    Advisory Committees or Review Panels: Advisory Board x1 for Pfizer regarding Crisaboroic for AD 
  • All other speakers and planning committee members — None

 

Professional Credit


ANCC logo. Accreditation Information 
 

 

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Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 6.00 Contact hours
  • 6.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/10/2018
Expires: 
06/10/2021
Cost:
$100.00

Available Credit

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

Activity Availability

Available: 
06/10/2018
Expires: 
06/10/2021
 
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