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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session C: 2:30 - 3:45 pm

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

Seminar 9

TAKING CARE OF PATIENTS ON AN IPAD: USING SMART DEVICES FOR CLINICAL SUPPORT
James J. Heffernan, MD, MPH

  • Differentiate evidence based resources available to facilitate patient care and practice management.
  • Describe smart device resources that support care in real-time. 

 

Seminar 10

PHARMACOLOGICAL PITFALLS IN OLDER ADULTS  
Terry Mahan Buttaro, PhD, ANP-BC, FAANP

  • Discuss the physiologic changes impacting medication therapy in elders.
  • Examine the risks of adverse drug events in aging patients.
  • Describe techniques to limit polypharmacy in older adults. 

 

Seminar 12

PEDIATRIC ASTHMA 
Christina Ferreri, DNP, APRN

  • Identify pathophysiology of pediatric asthma.
  • Identify typical triggers for asthma.                                                         
  • Discuss management of pediatric asthma.


    * Eligible for pharmacology contact hours