COURSE: Prescribing and Pharmacology (3 modules available)

Prescribing is the decision making process to apply a treatment for prevention of disease or to enhance health with medications. Pharmacology refers to the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic aspects of medications as they impact and move through the body.
 

This online module series was made from a 3 part series of recorded webinars.

Jenny Gowan

Presented by Dr Jenny Gowan

PhD, Grad Dip Comm Pharm, PhC, FACPP, FPS, AACPA, MSHPA

Jenny is a practicing pharmacist, Adjunct Senior Lecturer at Monash University and Clinical Associate at RMIT university. She is the Vice President of the PSA Branch committee, and an Editorial Board Member of AUS-DI (Drug information), Guidelines Committee for the National Asthma Council Australian Asthma Handbook, and RACGP Silver book for Aged Care. Jenny is an accredited consultant pharmacist, and conducts her own company focussing on medication reviews in the home and Aged Care Facilities as well as Quality Use of Medicine consultancy. She works regularly in community pharmacy plus sessions in a GP clinic at a Community Health Centre. Jenny has published over 500 educational articles and presents hundreds of talks annually. In 2010 Jenny received the Sanofi-Aventis award by the University of Sydney, in 2013 the PSA Australian Pharmacist of the Year and in 2016 Jenny was the AACP-MIMs Consultant Pharmacist of the Year

Key Issues & What's New


This module is Session 1 from the Prescribing & Pharmacology Workshop recorded in November 2022.

Session 1 covers Health Headlines, Digital Health, Risk Management, Legislation-scheduling changes, PBS, Evidence based prescribing and resources, Prescribing competencies and COPD

COST: ACNP Members $50.00 / Non Members $100.00

2 CPD Hours*  

*Conditions apply.  Please refer to the 051 Continuing Professional Development Policy

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Practice Update

This module is Session 2 from the Prescribing & Pharmacology Workshop recorded in November 2022.

Session 2 outlines Asthma COPD and use of devices, and Weight management medications

COST: ACNP Members $50.00 / Non Members $100.00

2 CPD Hours* 

*Conditions apply.  Please refer to the 051 Continuing Professional Development Policy

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Case Studies

This module is Session 3 from the Prescribing & Pharmacology Workshop recorded in November 2022.

Session 3, Case Studies, covers Your Questions, OTC, vitamins and minerals and some complementary meds, Polypharmacy case-deprescribing and Driving and medications

COST: ACNP Members $50.00 / Non Members $100.00

2 CPD Hours*

*Conditions apply.  Please refer to the 051 Continuing Professional Development Policy

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