Prescribing and Pharmacology - Virtual Delivery
Aug 5

Prescribing and Pharmacology - Virtual Delivery

Start Date
5 August 2020 7:00 PM
End Date
19 August 2020 9:00 PM

Register Here

VIRTUAL WORKSHOP DATES 

Wednesday 5th August 2020 - 7pm-9pm AEST

Wednesday 12th August 2020 - 7pm-9pm AEST

Wednesday 19th August 2020 - 7pm-9pm AEST

 

|  PROGRAM OVERVIEW

This virtual workshop is now refreshed with new content and ready to provide an overview of Nurse Practitioner’s role in prescribing, the key issues faced with particular focus on PBS access, regulations and limitations.

This workshop will provide an overview of Nurse Practitioner’s role in prescribing, the key issues faced with particular focus on PBS access, regulations and limitations.

  • Key issues: legislation, ethics, PBS, scheduling changes 
  • Evidence based prescribing  and essential resources 
  • Communication  and patient-centred approach 
  • Update on recent new drugs,  guidelines , cautions,  controversies, drug interactions

 

WHO CAN ATTEND 

This program is available to endorsed Nurse Practitioners, Advanced Practice Nurses, Nurse Practitioner candidates and students, nurses, and health professionals.

COST OF REGISTRATION 

Registration costs: 

ACNP Members:  $165.00

Non Members: $275.00 

VENUE

The workshop is held virtually, via Zoom.  

|  ENQUIRIES

Contact Name: Melinda Phillips

Contact Phone: 1300 433 660 or 0436 398 145

Contact Email: events@acnp.org.au

|  PRESENTER

Dr Jenny Gowan PhD Grad Dip Comm Pharm, PhC, FACPP, FPS, AACPA, MSHPA

Jenny is a practicing pharmacist and a Teaching Associate at Monash University. She is a current member of the PSA Branch committee, Editorial Board Member of AUS-DI, SHPA ‘Don’t Rush to Crush’, Guidelines Committee for the Australian Asthma Handbook, the Thunderstorm Asthma Expert panel, and the RACGP Silver book Aged Care guidelines.   

Jenny is an accredited consultant pharmacist and conducts her own company focusing 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 350 educational articles and presents hundreds of talks annually.   

In 2010 Jenny received the Sanofi-Aventis award by the University of Sydney and in 2013, PSA Australian Pharmacist of the Year. In 2016 Jenny was the AACP-MIMs Consultant Pharmacist of the Year.

|  DISCLAIMER

Certificates of Participation will be issued upon completion of the 3 part webinar series and the post series quiz.

8 CPD Hours 

Event Location
Your Home or Workplace
Venue Phone
0436 398 145
Contact Details
Melinda Phillips
1300 433 660
events@acnp.org.au

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