Minnesota APRN Coalition

Fall Pharmacology Conference, virtual live streaming

Webinar/Online

Friday, October 8, 2021 at 7:30am CT - 5:00pm CT

Pharmacology CE

Info

Topic

7 credits of Pharmacological topics for APRNs

Credits Offered

This event offers 7.5 CE credits to attendees (7.0 Pharmacology credits) .
Accredited by This education activity will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners for approval of up to 7.5 contact hours of accredited education..


Additional Information

The Minnesota APRN Coalition is pleased to invite you to attend our

2021 Fall Pharmacology Review.

IMPORTANT NOTE: This LIVE VIRTUAL STREAM 

Attendees choosing the virtual option must attend on conference day. Sessions will NOT be recorded.  

This conference is designed to enhance the attendee's ability to prescribe and monitor patients on pharmacologic therapy.  Topics such as dosing, interactions and other pharmacokinetics will be included.

Speakers have specific expertise on their topic and presentations will incorporate evidence based information and updated guidelines.  Teaching methods will include lecture, case studies and discussion.   

This program has been designed to meet the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) requirements for pharm credit, which is accepted by most APRN certifying bodies, including the American College of Midwives. The application is pending.

Participants will earn 7.5 contact hours (7.0 pharm)

Handouts for the presentations will be made available for download approximately 1 week prior to the conference. Participants will receive an email with instructions on how to access the handouts.  Virtual attendees will receive an email with instructions on how to log on to the stream. 

Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy - The registration fee, less a $50 dollar administrative charge, is refundable only if the cancellation request is received no later than 5 business days in advance of the conference date. The last day to request cancellation is Oct 3rd. 

Requests for cancellation must be requested in writing via email at admin@mnaprnc.org


Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy - The registration fee, less a $50 dollar administrative charge, is refundable only if the cancellation request is received 5 business days in advance of the conference date. The last day to request cancellation is Oct 3rd. 

There will be NO Price Adjustment when changing from in-person to virtual attendance. 

Requests for cancellation must be requested in writing via email at admin@mnaprnc.org

Event Agenda

Fall Pharmacology Conference, virtual live streaming

Event Agenda

Friday, October 8, 2021 at 7:30am CT - 5:00pm CT

All times listed in Central Time (US & Canada).
Download event agenda (PDF)

Friday, October 8, 2021

  • 7:30am - 8:00am

    Registration and Check In

    Pick up registration materials. Online will be active at approximately 7:45am.

  • 8:00am - 8:30am

    Welcome and Legislative Update

    0.5 CE Credits

  • 8:30am - 10:00am

    Diabetes Medication Selection After Metformin

    Taylor Hill, PharmD, BCACP, CDCES
    1.5 CE Credits

    It can be challenging to choose the next medication after metformin due to financial constraints, desired A1c reduction, and patient preferences. This presentation will address the benefits and drawbacks for the various medication options for diabetes treatment with specific focus on limiting adverse effects and keeping the medication regimen convenient and affordable for patients.

  • 10:00am - 10:20am

    Break/Exhibits

    Get up, stretch, visit our exhibitors and enjoy some coffee and light refreshments

  • 10:20am - 11:50am

    MAT for Addiction Use Disorder

    Angela Brown, DNP, PMHNP, FNP, ANP
    1.5 CE Credits

    We will explore pharmacotherapy for the treatment of addiction use disorders

  • 11:50am - 12:30pm

    LUNCH

    Grab some lunch, visit the exhibits and do some networking

  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    Clinical Pearls for the treatment of COPD

    Eric Aguirre, DNP, APRN, NP-C, ACNS-BC
    1.0 CE Credit

    COPD is a complex disease process which there are many different phenotypes which require unique diagnostic and treatment modalities. You will learn about the different COPD phenotypes that you may encounter and learn about the clinical pearls that are helpful to help give your patients the best care that you can offer.

  • 1:30pm - 1:35pm

    Transition time - 5 minutes

  • 1:35pm - 2:35pm

    Supplement Use in Primary Care

    Kerry Johnson, DNP, APRN, CNP
    1.0 CE Credit

    Increase your knowledge of common supplements that your patients may be using. Understand the side effects and contraindications. Consider therapeutic usages, and dosages to increase use and understanding in your practice.

  • 2:35pm - 2:50pm

    Afternoon Break - Exhibits

    Light refreshments, exhibits, networking

  • 2:50pm - 3:30pm

    Don't stress about IBS: pharmacologic treatment and management strategies

    Dina Khaled, DNP, APRN, CNP
    1.0 CE Credit

  • 3:30pm - 3:35pm

    Transition Time - 5 minutes

  • 3:55pm - 4:35pm

    Pharmacological Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder in Primary Care

    Brenda Bauch, MSN, ANP
    1.0 CE Credit

    Alcohol use disorder is the most common substance use disorder in the United States. There are safe and effective medication treatments for alcohol use disorder that can be combined with behavioral treatments. Primary care is an ideal setting for diagnosis and medication management due to the established relationship between patients and providers and the destigmatized setting. This presentation will provide the tools and knowledge for providers to start or expand on treatment of patients with alcohol use disorder.

  • 4:35pm - 5:00pm

    Wrap Up, Door Prizes

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