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William F. Connell School of Nursing

Conference Session E: 9:00 - 10:15 am

northeast regional nurse practitioner conference

Session 17

NON-MIGRAINE HEADACHE*

Barbara Nye, MD

  • Discuss assessment and management of non-migraine headaches.

This session will address the evaluation and management of non-migraine headaches, including non-pharmacological and pharmacological interventions. 
(.5 Pharmacology Credits)

 

Session 18

TRAVEL UPDATE*

Regina C. LaRocque, MD, MPH

  • Travel Medicine, most common and prevalent issues.
  • Update re. Travel Medicine recommendations, recent issues including Zika virus. 

(1 Pharmacology Credit)

 

Session 19

UPDATE ON COPD*

Martin Black, MD

  • Discus risk stratification for COPD, associated risk factory and recommended treatments.

This session will provide a review of the diagnosis and risk stratification for the development of COPD.  Multi-modal syndromes associated with COPD will be discussed as well as evidence-based recommendations for the stabilization of COPD and treatment for acute exacerbations.
(.5 Pharmacology Credits)

 

Session 20

BOWEL AND BLADDER DYSFUNCTION IN CHILDREN*

Bridget Logan, PhD, APRN

  • Discuss etiology of dysfunctional elimination.

This session will discuss the etiology and management of dysfunctional elimination in children including encopresis and enuresis.
(.25 Pharmacology Credits)

 

 

* Approved for Pharmacology Credits