Upcoming Medical Conferences in LynnwoodSearch Criteria : United States of America Lynnwood
Aug 20, 2019 | Contact H 6.30 | USD $229.99 | Lynnwood, Washington
Psychopharmacology: What You Need to Know Today About Psychiatric Medications is organized by PESI HealthCare and will be held on Aug 20, 2019 at Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood, Lynnwood, Washington, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 6.3 contact hours. Target Audience: • Counselors • Social Workers • Psychologists • Psychotherapists • Case Managers • Marriage & Family Therapists • Nurses • Nurse Practitioners • Clinical Nurse Specialists • Addiction Counselors • Pharmacists • Occupational Therapists • Occupational Therapy Assistants • Other Mental Health & Health Care Professionals Course Description: Most Up-To-Date Psychotropic Medication Info. Demands on mental health professionals to expand their knowledge of psychotropic meds are like never before … not only do you need to be on top of the latest developments and what is on the horizon, but you also have to take that information, and use it most effectively for your client. • Improve clients’ understanding of their mental illness, and how medication aids recovery • Identifying treatment concerns with inappropriate, inadequate doses of medication • Tools to help clients manage unpleasant side effects • Strategies to improve client adherence to medications • Depression, bipolar, anxiety, schizophrenia, ADHD – the latest trends in medication management Objectives: • Articulate the clinical uses of the five major psychotropic medication classes- the antidepressants, mood stabilizers, anti-anxiety agents, Antipsychotics and psychostimulants – including their efficacy, and their common side effects. • Communicate the potential benefits and risk of using psychotropic medication to treat a wide array of conditions. • Explore psychotropic medication treatment options for clients with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. • Analyze the actions, therapeutic uses, and side effects of antidepressants in adults and children. • Implement effective methods for collaborating with clients, families and prescribers in order to build a comprehensive treatment plan. • Explore specific ethical issues and their resolve to the everyday practice of clinical psychopharmacology.
Nov 14 - 15, 2019 | Contact Ho 14.00 | USD $409 | Lynnwood, Washington
Conference 2019 | Wound Care Update is organized by University of Washington Continuing Nursing Education (UWCNE) and will be held from Nov 14 - 15, 2019 at Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, Washington, United States of America. This Conference has been approved for a maximum of 14.00 Contact hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Mar 13 - 14, 2020 | Lynnwood, Washington
Diabetes Update for Primary Care is organized by University of Washington School of Medicine (UWSOM) Continuing Medical Education (CME) held from Mar 13 - 14, 2020 at Lynnwood Convention Center, Lynnwood, Washington, United States of America. Overview: This is a comprehensive 1.5-day course on diabetes geared toward primary care providers. There is an immense need for provider education as the incidence of diabetes in the general population reaches 10%; primary care clinics carry the major burden of these patients. Didactic lectures and interactive workshops offered in this program will provide key information on current classification of diabetes, glycemic targets, as well as effective diagnostic and management strategies using available therapeutic modalities. Important highlights of this course include an update on the cardiovascular outcome trials of pharmacologic agents for diabetes and cost-effective disease management. Current therapies in obesity, management of diabetic kidney disease and cardiovascular disorders in diabetes will be reviewed. Offerings also include workshops which provide interactive case discussions on medical nutrition therapy, effective use of oral and injectable agents, preparing patients for surgery/procedures, and cost issues in diabetes. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.