Pharmacology Updates are a single day program and a must attend for the APRN.
This session will focus on prescribing and treatment of individuals with mental health, substance abuse or behavioral disorders.
Discount Pricing Available for UIC Faculty and Students:
If you are a UIC Faculty Member or Student you must register using your UIC email address in order to qualify for the discounted price.
Topics to be covered:
7:30 a.m. Registration and Coffee
8:00 – 9:30 a.m. Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) Update
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. How not to prescribe Benzodiazepines.
10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 – 11:45 p.m. Prescribing and Optimizing Antidepressants in the Primary Setting.
11:45 – 12:30 p.m. Lunch
12:30 -- 1:30 p.m. Medication Assisted Therapy for Opioid Addiction
1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Geriatric Psychiatry
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 - 4:15 p.m. Psychotropics in Primary Care Summary