Integrative Medicine: Evidence-Based Care for Common Pediatrics Ailments


Increase clinical competency when providing integrative patient care. Expand your professional knowledge by exploring common pediatric ailments that have evidence-based indications for integrative management such as anemia, vitamin D deficiency, URI’s, diarrhea, sleep-onset insomnia and ADHD. Learn how US policy and regulation can encumber practice, strategies to evaluate and recommend products, and become familiar with integrative medical management resources.

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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Target Audience

Pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses

Learning Objectives

1. Become familiar with primary care diagnosis that have evidence-based integrative treatment; specifically, iron deficiency anemia, diarrhea, vitamin D deficiency, URIs, sleep-onset insomnia and ADHD
2. Learn an evidence-based approach on how to evaluate and recommend herbal/dietary supplements
3. Gain knowledge on existing evidence-based integrative medical sources that support clinical decision-making

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
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Emily Gutierrez, DNP, CPNP, Chief of Neuronutrition, Karnik Institute, Austin, TX; Adjunct Faculty, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD


Dr. Gutierrez has no relevant financial relationships to disclose. 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours


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