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Mar 14, 2019 | Contact hours 6.30 | USD $219.99 | Springfield, Illinois
Pharmacology of Infectious Diseases & Immunizations for Advanced Practice Clinicians is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Mar 14, 2019 at Hilton Garden Inn Springfield, Springfield, Illinois, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is Nurses, Advanced Practice Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Midwives, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 Contact hours. Conference Description: Attend this seminar and learn proper prescribing, patient education and monitoring procedures for a variety of drug regimens used to treat common acute and chronic infectious diseases. Choosing an antibacterial agent can be challenging, given the plethora of drugs available on the market and the emerging trend in bacterial resistance. You will learn the pharmacology of different classes of antimicrobials used to treat infectious disease states encountered in clinical practice. Discover the spectrums of activity, pharmacokinetic characteristics and parameters for monitoring therapeutic outcomes. Emphasis is placed on the new antimicrobials and advances in evidence-based treatment guidelines. You will leave this seminar better prepared to design appropriate and cost-effective drug regimens for improved therapeutic outcomes. Conference Objectives: • Analyze the major classes of antibiotics and their pharmacokinetic characteristics. • Apply current evidenced-based approaches to select appropriate treatment regimens for common infections encountered in clinical practice. • Prescribe antimicrobials based on empiric dosing recommendations. • Plan goals of therapy and parameters for monitoring therapeutic response to antimicrobials. • Recommend specific antimicrobial therapeutic drug monitoring to maximize efficacy and minimize toxicities (e.g., vancomycin and aminoglycosides). • Develop preventative strategies to limit antimicrobial resistance. • Design patient and caregiver education on the proper use of antimicrobials.
Apr 03, 2019 | CE 4.00 | Springfield, Illinois
2019 Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS) Capital Conference is organized by Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS) and will be held on Apr 03, 2019 at Wyndham Springfield City Centre, Springfield, Illinois, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 4 CE Credits. Conference Objectives are: • Get the latest information about state and federal legislative, regulatory and political issues affecting dentistry today. • Learn from ADA/ISDS leaders about the society’s legislative, political, grassroots and regulatory agenda for 2019. • Gain insight from policymakers about recent developments in health care legislation and regulation. • Learn how to influence legislative and regulatory efforts at the Illinois State Capitol. • Meet with elected officials to advocate for your professional, your future. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.