16th Annual Advanced Practice Nurse Conference: Advancing Pediatric Healthcare

The Union League of Philadelphia
140 S. Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102  Map

Apr 30, 2015-May 1, 2015

Course Overview

The conference course will explore timely professional topics and state of the art clinical care of children and adolescents with complex medical and behavior issues. It is targeted to advanced practice nurses in primary care and acute/chronic specialties. Nursing and pharmacology CEUs will be provided by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC).

Course Objectives

At the end of the conference, the learner will:

  • Articulate understanding of the role of an Advanced Practice Nurse in today’s dynamic healthcare environment
  • Describe clinical manifestations and diagnostic evidence for common and uncommon pediatric conditions
  • Implement evidence-based strategies for comprehensive care of children in your practice setting
  • Describe the health implications of societal violence and identify interventions to mitigate its effects
  • Implement strategies to identify and reduce anxiety in the pediatric and adolescent population