USI's College of Nursing and Health Professions provides accredited professional development opportunities for health professionals through continuing education conferences and workshops. The College is dedicated to providing quality programming to assist the busy health professional in enhancing knowledge, skills, and professional competencies.
PULMONARY DISEASE AWARENESS SYMPOSIUM
This ½ day symposium for nurses, respiratory therapists, healthcare professionals and lay persons will open with information on the new Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Registry. Other topics will include drug trials for treatment of pulmonary fibrosis, overview of the various types and causes of asthma, and update on nutrition for the client with lung disease.
The learning outcome of the program is for the attendee to be able to implement effective strategies in the effective care and management of persons with respiratory illness.
Date & Time: Thursday, September 21, 8 am – 12 noon
Location: University Center, University of Southern Indiana
Registration Fee: $60 for respiratory therapists, nurses, social workers, physicians, pharmacists and other licensed persons; $10 for students and community participants. Breakfast included.
Contact Hours: 3.5
Course No. HPR820