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Prescribing and Pharmacology Pre Conference Workshop - SOLD OUT
Oct 12

Prescribing and Pharmacology Pre Conference Workshop - SOLD OUT

Date & Time
12 October 2022 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
(UTC+11:00) Australia/Sydney

Prescribing and Pharmacology Pre Conference Workshop


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I Program Content 

The 2022 Prescribing & Pharmacology workshop has new content and is based on requests from previous attendees. The course will build on prior knowledge with emphasis on the Nurse Practitioner’s role in safe and effective prescribing using a patient-centred approach.

Prescribing and Pharmacology Workshop learning objectives:

  • Session 1 - Key issues & What’s new
    • Health Headlines
    • Digital Health
    • Risk Management
    • Legislation-scheduling changes
    • PBS
    • Evidence based prescribing and resources
    • Prescribing competencies
    • COPD
  • Session 2 - Practice Update Sessions
    • Asthma COPD and use of devices
    • Weight management medications
  • Session 3 - Case Studies
    • Your Questions
    • OTC, vitamins and minerals and some  complementary meds
    • Polypharmacy case-deprescribing
    • Driving and medications



I Dates and Time

  • Wednesday 12 October 2022
  • 10am - 5pm 


I Location

Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach

Cnr. The Grand Parade & Princess Street,

Brighton-le-Sands, New South Wales, 2216, Australia


I Who can attend

All Nurse Practitioners, Candidate/Transitional Nurse Practitioners, NP Masters Students and Advanced Practice Nurses.


I Cost

  • $275 Members 
  • $550 Non-members

I Presenters

Dr Jenny McGowan, Consultant Pharmacist - 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), SHPA Don’t Rush to Crush, Guidelines Committee for the National Asthma Council Australian Asthma Handbook, and RACGP Silver book for Aged Care. 



6 hours*


|  Enquiries

Contact Name: Lydia Lazar

Contact Email:


I Registration


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Event Type
Event Location
Novotel Sydney Brighton Beach
Cnr. The Grand Parade & Princess Street
Brighton-le-Sands NSW 2216
Venue Phone
1300 433 660
Contact Details
Event Coordinator Lydia Lazar
1300 433 660

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