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Periodic Fevers in Children: Solving the puzzle leading toward treatment
1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour of which 0.25 contain pharmacology hour. When fevers reoccur in healthy children and persist on almost a monthly basis without an infectious cause pediatric nurse practitioners and their physician colleagues are often at a loss. Over time parents miss work, children miss school and visits to primary care offices become frustrating because no definitive source for the fever is identified. This presentation will address the common periodic fevers syndrome to include: PFAPA, FMF, HIDS, MWS and TRAPS. Common presenting symptoms for each of the periodic fever syndromes will be addressed along with how the pediatric nurse practitioner can start the initial workup in the primary care office. Suggestion of when to refer to Rheumatology will be discussed along with current treatment plans.
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/03/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Integrating Genetics and Genomics into Practice
In the era of precision based medicine, genomic discoveries hold the key for personalized health care, however most advanced practice nurses have not received formal education in genetics. A wide gap between advances in genetics and application into practice exists. Let’s review the fundamentals of genetics, jump into basics genetic testing and learn what all advanced practice providers should know about genetics at it relates to precision-based medicine.
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/14/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Genetic Causes of Autism: Syndromic Causes of Autism
1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour. Although an underlying genetic diagnosis may account for only a small percentage of individuals with autism, recognizing the clinical phenotype associated with a genetic etiology is imperative to offering genetic consultation, testing, recurrence risk and anticipatory guidance. This presentation will provide a brief overview of autism observed in the context of recognized syndromes and known causal genes. Common genetic causes of autism such as fragile X and rett syndromes and PTEN will be discussed.
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/04/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Anti-Epileptic Medications
1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour of which 1.0 contain pharmacology content. This presentation, intended for both acute and primary care pediatric providers, will challenge traditional treatment of seizures in children comparing previously used anti-epileptic medications with newer, evidence-based therapies. Physiology of the mechanism of action of drugs used to treat seizures will be presented along with dosing guidelines, side effects and monitoring parameters of children who are prescribed anti-epileptics.
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/07/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
PANDAS: IT’S NOT SO BLACK AND WHITE
1.0 Contact Hour of which 0.25 contain pharmacology. PANS (Pediatric Acute Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome) and PANDAS are becoming more widely recognized, especially since a panel of leading clinicians and researchers published revised treatment guidelines in 2017. This presentation will help you recognize when a child presents with sudden onset neuropsychiatric symptoms whether the cause may be an autoimmune response to a streptococcal or other infection. Gain the skills to recognize, diagnose and treat a child whose life changes for the worse overnight.
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/14/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Early Detection and Aggressive Management of Otologic Pathologies in Children with Down Syndrome
This course will review the current recommendations and guidelines related to otologic disease in children with DS. Topics covered will include an overview of the pathologies and etiologies; screening and evaluation guidelines; management options; and the role of the Nurse Practitioner in the primary care setting and beyond. 0.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 0.25 Contact hours
05/07/2018 to 05/31/2020 $2.50 $5.00
Expanding Access to Oral Health Care
This course will describe on how to apply an educational model of interprofessional clinical training to improve oral health outcomes in underserved children living in low-income families. 0.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 0.25 Contact hours
05/02/2018 to 05/31/2020 $2.50 $5.00
To Clip or Not to Clip: An Update on Pediatric Tongue Tie
This course will include a review of the most recent literature on trends in tongue tie, diagnostic controversies and treatment options for these patients. While lingual frenotomy is the mainstay of treatment for a true tongue tie, this course will also discuss cases when lingual frenotomy may not be warranted and review other treatment options, including working with speech therapists and lactation consultants. 0.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 0.25 Contact hours
05/08/2018 to 05/31/2020 $2.50 $5.00
Common Pediatric Sports and Overuse Injuries
Greater than 30 million U.S. children are involved in some kind of organized sport. Many children involved in sports will sustain some type of injury from significant trauma to mild overuse conditions. Many of these issues can affect the pediatric athlete's performance and need to be addressed by an orthopedic expert in a timely manner. The presenter will discuss the most common injuries and conditions in pediatric athletes, including presentation, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment. Conditions include significant fractures of extremities, which may or may not require surgery. Conditions can also include injuries to a pediatric athlete's spine including spondylolysis, and back sprains/strains. 1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 1.25 Contact hours
05/04/2018 to 05/31/2020 $12.00 $25.00
Name that Rash
This presentation will focus on visual diagnoses to enhance PNP recognition of common and less common rashes. Highlights from the history and pearls for practice will be reviewed. Plan to review treatment suggestions and highlight rashes of concern that require immediate evaluation in a tertiary care facility. Participants will also review resources that are helpful for practice to enhance diagnostic ability. 1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0.5 Pharmacology Hour
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/08/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Inflammatory Markers
This presentation will provide the latest information on inflammatory markers and a comparison between the markers currently available for use in pediatrics. The pathophysiology of the inflammatory response will be presented as well as the physiology of the markers that are released in illness and injury in pediatrics. 1.0 NAPNAP Contact Hour 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 1.00 Contact hours
05/09/2018 to 05/31/2020 $10.00 $20.00
Opioid Use, Abuse and Prescribing
A national focus on opioid use as a health crisis has heightened public awareness of the extent and severity of opioid abuse. This disease has an impact on the pediatric and adolescent population cared for by pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses. The latest evidence related to pediatric and adolescent opioid therapy and addiction management will be presented. This course will include information on federal and state policies that pertain to prescribing controlled substances, medication-assisted treatment, and prescription monitoring programs. Attendees will have exposure to content necessary for controlled substance education that is increasingly tied to ongoing APRN licensure and prescriptive authority.2.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 1 Pharmacology Hour, 1 Psychopharmacology Hour, 2.25 controlled substances
  • 2.25 Contact hours
05/07/2018 to 05/31/2020 $25.00 $40.00
Radiographic Interpretation for the Hospitalized Child
This course will teach a systematic approach to reviewing pediatric radiographs and expected placement of central lines, chest tubes, feeding tubes and endotracheal tubes. Pediatric chest x-rays will be reviewed. 1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0 Pharmacology Hour
  • 1.25 Contact hours
06/01/2018 to 06/30/2020 $12.00 $25.00
Delivering Evidence Based Pediatric Pain Management
The course will discuss on how to recognize current evidence related to pediatric pain and how to choose pharmacological and nonpharmacological therapies for managing pain.1.75 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 0.25 Pharmacology Hour, 0.25 Controlled substances
  • 1.75 Contact hours
06/12/2018 to 06/30/2020 $20.00 $30.00
Sleep Medications
How comfortable are you in coaching children and families with chronic sleep problems? This session explores complex sleep history, initial interventions and pharmacologic options for pediatric sleep management in primary care settings. We discuss the efficacy, tolerability, and safety profiles of both prescribed and over-the-counter medication options, as well as important patient-, family- and clinic-specific factors to consider in sleep management. 1.25 NAPNAP Contact Hour, 1.25 Pharmacology Hour, 1.25 Psychopharmacology Hour
  • 1.25 Contact hours
06/11/2018 to 06/30/2020 $12.00 $25.00

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