Advanced Practice Nurse Conference

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

Date:
May 12, 2016-May 13, 2016

Course Overview

2016 marks the 17th anniversary of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Annual Advanced Practice Nurse Conference. The conference covers timely professional topics and up-to-date clinical care of children and adolescents who present with complex medical and behavioral issues. Opportunities for interactive learning and professional networking will augment the didactic component of the sessions. The conference 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 Advanced Practice Nurses 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
  • List three integrative therapies that are available for use in Pediatrics
  • Describe advances in pediatric HIV care