2018 Entire Conference - 11.6 CH Included

Mar 16, 2018 ‐ Mar 17, 2018


This package includes 11.6 contact hours.

Standard: $350.00
Members: $300.00

Products

Conscientious Prescribing in Older Adults

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Conscientious Prescribing in Older Adults

Mar 16, 2018 8:00am ‐ Mar 16, 2018 9:00am

An older adult may be prescribed more than eight medications per day. Polypharmacy and agerelated changes increase risk for adverse events. Information is provided regarding safe prescribing strategies and monitoring of medications in older adults. Deprescribing is also addressed.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will have increased knowledge of age related changes and prescribing & deprescribing strategies aimed at decreasing the risk for adverse events.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Contemporary Heart Failure Management

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Contemporary Heart Failure Management

Mar 16, 2018 9:45am ‐ Mar 16, 2018 11:15am

This session reviews existing treatment options and presents new and emerging strategies.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Marvin Konstam discloses that he served as a consultant and/or DMC member for Amgen, BMS, Ironwood, Lianova, Novartis, and SC Pharma. He also discloses receipt of research support from Otsuka, Liva, and SC Pharma.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will have an increased knowledge of existing and emerging treatment options for managing heart failure.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Antimicrobial Stewardship for Geriatric Specialists

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Antimicrobial Stewardship for Geriatric Specialists

Mar 16, 2018 11:20am ‐ Mar 16, 2018 12:20pm

This session describes the challenges related to the appropriate diagnosis of infections in older adults. Oral agents used for the prevention of disease and opportunities to improve treatment are discussed.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Kerry LaPlante discloses the following: investigator-initiated research grant recipient from Merck (formerly Cubist Pharmaceuticals); investigator-initiated research grant recipient from Pfizer Pharmaceuticals; scientific advisor appointment from Allergan (formerly Forest Laboratories and Durata Therapeutics); investigator-initiated research grant recipient and FDA advisor for submissions for Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc.; scientific advisor appointment from Achaogen, Inc.; and scientific advisor appointment from Zavante Therapeutics, Inc.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to identify opportunities to improve the treatment of infections in elderly populations through antimicrobial stewardship.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Treatment of Common Mental Health Issues in Older Adults

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Treatment of Common Mental Health Issues in Older Adults

Mar 16, 2018 1:20pm ‐ Mar 16, 2018 2:20pm

This session reviews topics related to pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics in mental health, including principles of prescribing, common medications used for treatment of psychiatric disorders, and side effect profiles of psychotropic medications.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to understand the effect of age on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of psychotropic medications.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Safe Use of Non-Prescription Medications and Dietary Supplements in Older Adults: From Basic Pharmacology to Clinical Controversies

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Safe Use of Non-Prescription Medications and Dietary Supplements in Older Adults: From Basic Pharmacology to Clinical Controversies

Mar 16, 2018 2:50pm ‐ Mar 16, 2018 3:50pm

This session addresses the appropriate use of non-prescription medications and dietary supplement use in older adults. Focus is placed on current trends, safety concerns, and clinical controversies with these products.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will have increased knowledge of appropriate use of non-prescription medicines and dietary supplements for common conditions in older adults.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Special Topics in Psychopharmacology

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Special Topics in Psychopharmacology

Mar 16, 2018 3:55pm ‐ Mar 16, 2018 5:25pm

This session aims to enhance the clinician’s knowledge of psychopharmacology, including the use of pharmacogenomic testing to guide practice decisions. The presentation includes a special focus on the role of sleep and its relationship to a symptom course, prediction of treatment response, and risk for relapse.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to identify current trends to psychopharmacologic treatment of older adults, nased on current standards of practice and advancements in the knowledge of clinical psychopharmcology with a special focus on sleep and risks for medical/psychiatric comorbidities.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Palliative Care: Addressing Pain and Symptom Management without

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Palliative Care: Addressing Pain and Symptom Management without "Giving Up"

Mar 17, 2018 8:00am ‐ Mar 17, 2018 9:00am

During this case-based session, the benefit of robust palliative care services addressing pain and symptom management for those struggling with serious illness, whether or not they are actively pursuing aggressive treatment and/or cure, are described.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to describe the benefits of palliative care services addressing pain and symptom management for those struggling with serious illness.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Wait: You Do What at Home? Taking Palliative Care Principles into the Home

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Wait: You Do What at Home? Taking Palliative Care Principles into the Home

Mar 17, 2018 9:05am ‐ Mar 17, 2018 10:05am

The ability to deliver high-quality, patient-centered care in the community has received increased attention as our population ages and patients live longer with multiple, chronic advanced illnesses. Through case studies, this session reviews the range of palliative care needs and clinical management approaches encountered in a home-based palliative care program that helps to support primary care practices in caring for advanced illness patients at home.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to describe the range of palliative care needs along with clinical management approaches in a home-based palliative care program.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Drug Eruptions in Elders

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Drug Eruptions in Elders

Mar 17, 2018 10:20am ‐ Mar 17, 2018 11:20am

Geriatric nurse practitioners care for patients who must take pharmacologic agents which can result in a myriad of adverse effects. This session reviews allergic hypersensitivity drug reactions, and potential adverse cutaneous effects of immunosuppressive agents, conventional chemo -therapeutic agents, and targeted anti-cancer agents.

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure: There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship:
No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will have increased knowledge of cutaneous allergic hypersensitivity drug reactions, potential adverse cutaneous effects of immunosuppressive agents following OTR, convention chemotherapeutic agents, and targeted anti-cancer agents.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00

Hepatitis C - The Road to a Cure

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Hepatitis C - The Road to a Cure

Mar 17, 2018 11:25am ‐ Mar 17, 2018 12:55pm

Hepatitis C is a viral infection that affects 3-5 million Americans. It can be an insidious infection and often goes undetected. If left untreated, it can lead to devastating consequences, such as cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver failure. However, once diagnosed, it can be cured!

Contact hours available until 3/17/2020.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. You will be able to print your CNE certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Conferences Committee Disclosures: There are no disclosures to declare.

Speakers Conflict of Interest Disclosure:
Michelle Baytarian discloses that she serves on the speakers’ bureaus for Gilead, Merck, and Abbvie.

Commercial Support and Sponsorship: No commercial support or sponsorship declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This session is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After attending this session, the learner will be able to outline the currently available treatment modalities for hepatitis C.

Speaker(s):
Standard: $35.00
Members: $30.00