2021 Pediatric RX, Module 1: What's New in Pediatric Pharmacology
1.0 NAPNAP Pharmacology Contact Hour. This continuing education activity is offered at a reduced rate to NAPNAP Members. This continuing education activity rate is $10 for NAPNAP Members. For non- members, this continuing education activity rate is $20. Current pediatric prescribing recommendations will be reviewed. An extensive review and update will provide the participant with an improved understanding of therapeutic benefits as well as potential risks of medications prescribed for children, including efficacy, safety and prescribing recommendations. Current MedWatch Safety Alerts issued by the FDA will also be covered.
INTRODUCTION: This continuing education activity is administered by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) as an Agency providing continuing education credit. Individuals who complete this program and earn a 70% or higher score on the post test will be awarded 1.0 NAPNAP contact hours, of which 1.0 is pharmacology content.
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Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses
- Review of new pediatric drugs on the market in 2020/2021.
- Review the history of drug regulation related to children.
- Discuss current issues impacting pediatric prescribing.
Teri Moser Woo, PhD, RN, CNL, CPNP, FAANP: Professor and Director of Nursing, Saint Martin’s University; PNP, Pediatric Urgent Care for Woodcreek Pediatrics, Puyallup, Wash.
Dr. Moser Woo has no financial relationships with any commercial entities to disclose, and will not discuss off label use and/or investigational use of individual drugs in this presentation.
- 1.00 Contact hours