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Continuing Education

WKU School of Nursing

Sigma Theta Tau International

in conjunction with The Medical Center

Pharmacology Update

 Friday, March 27, 2015

8:00-4:40 pm, CST

The Medical Center/WKU Health Science Complex

700 First Avenue, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101

1st floor auditorium


Registration Information

Payment is expected at the time of registration. The $50.00 registration fee includes breaks, lunch and CE. Seating is limited! Registration Deadline is March 16, 2015. Click here for registration form.

Registrations that are canceled will not be refunded; however, substitution is permitted. There will be no refunds for no shows.

 Continuing Education Information

ANCC: Pending 6.5 CE hours                               KBN: Pending 7.8 CE hours

Conference participants must attend the entire program and return a completed program evaluation to receive his/her continuing education hours and certificate (AACN or KBN).

Program Outline:

8:00-8:30 am Registration

8:30-9:30 am Anticoagulation Update: Glee Lenoir, Pharm D.,  The Medical Center at Bowling Green

9:30-10:30 am Psychopharmacology Update for Primary Care Providers-ADHD: Cindy Lemon, PMHNP

10:30-11:00 am Break-Poster Presentations

11:00-12:00 pm Pharmacogenomics: Diminishing ADE in Your Patients:  Leanna Miller, MSN, RN, CCRN-CNC, PCCN-CSC, PHP, Theta Tau Chapter

12:00-1:20 pm Lunch Provided

12:20-1:20 pm (while you eat) Update on Diabetes Medications: Kathy Hager, DNP-FNP-BC, CDE, Lambda Psi Chapter

1:30-2:45 pm Bariatric Pharmacology Update: Beverly Mortimer, DNP, FNP-BC

2:45-3:15 pm Break-Poster Presentations

3:15-4:30 pm Infectious Disease Update: To be announced

4:30-4:40 pm Collection of program evaluations

Poster presentation abstracts are being accepted. Please, submit to by March 16, 2015.














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