University of Southern Indiana

Fall Programs

FALL 2015


This one day program focuses on updating clinical pharmacology knowledge.   Appropriate for advance practice nurses in clinic and acute care settings, sessions will provide participants an opportunity to review new therapies entering the market during the past year, including a review of the pharmacology and clinical use of select new drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from October 2014 to September 2015. Additionally, a review of the updated clinical guidelines for treatment of common chronic diseases will be provided. Trish Rippito-Freeman, PhD, RPh clinical associate professor and director of Professional Practice Programs at the University of Kentucky, College of Pharmacy will present the conference.  All contact hours apply for pharmacology continuing education requirements for the renewal of the advanced practice nurse prescriptive authority license in Indiana.

Date & Time: Friday, September 25, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Location: University Center, Carter Hall
Registration Fee: $105, $15 for undergraduate students, and $50 for graduate students until September 11; thereafter $125, $35 for undergraduate students, and $70 for graduate students
Contact Hours: 6.25 for nurses

Course Number: HPR809

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20th Annual Nursing and Health Professions Educator Conference                                 

This is a one-day conference for educators of health professionals in academic and healthcare settings to improve their educational methodology and teaching in their current practice. Oral and poster presentations selected from a Call for Abstracts will provide concurrent sessions on innovative teaching strategies, projects, or research in educating healthcare professionals.

Date & Time: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Location: University Center, Carter Hall
Registration Fee: $105, $15 for undergraduate students, and $50 for graduate students registering by October 7; thereafter, $125, $30 for undergraduate students, and $65 for graduate students. Click here for online registration form.
Contact Hours: TBA for nurses and for the following professionals  licensed in Indiana: social workers, health facility administrators, occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants and dental professionals

Call for Abstracts: Click here for Submission Guidelines and forms. Deadline for submission is May 11, 2015 by 11:59 p.m.

NO. HPR800

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 **All handouts will be available  only electronically and will be made available two days before the conference**




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