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Since Contemporary Forums’ inception in 1982, more than 300,000 healthcare professionals have attended our national conferences and readily attest to the quality, attention to detail and professional enrichment our programs provide. Our emphasis on offering state-of-the-art clinical information, in formats most conducive to learning, assures you of an optimal continuing education experience. At Contemporary Forums, we want to be your choice for continuing education and professional development.

Featured Faculty

Donald Gardenier DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

Nurse Practitioner
Desert Oasis Health Care
Palm Springs, California

Donald Gardeier is the conference chair as well as a speaker at our Hot Topics in Primary Care conference in San Diego in July. Donald Gardenier is a nurse practitioner in clinical practice at Desert Oasis Healthcare in Palm Springs, CA. Prior to moving to California in 2016 he was an assistant professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City where he founded a primary-care based treatment program for chronic hepatitis C and specialized in the care of patients with liver disease. He has been named an Edge Runner by the American Academy of Nursing for his innovative program design. To hear Donald Gardenier speak, register for the Hot Topics in Primary Care conference today!

Featured Online Sessions

Neonatal Pharmacology

Featured session: CE Credits: 1.50 hours; 0.75 hour Pharmacology hour

Neonatal Drug Formulations: Safety Gains and Risks
Jason Sauberan, PharmD

Healthcare for Women Over 40

Featured Session: 1.5 contact hours

Benefits and Limitations of GYN and Cancer Screening for Women Over 40
Anita Nelson, MD

Psychiatric Nursing

Featured Session: 1.25 contact hours

TBI Biomarkers and Sequelae Related to Trauma
Jessica Gill, PhD, RN

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Curious about what Dr. Alan Agins presents at the conferences?06/26/2017

Curious about what Dr. Alan Agins, the originator of, and one of the principal instructors, behind our Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians conferences, presents at the conferences? Read his statement below.

The Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians conference was designed to provide a comprehensive and balanced overview (review and update) on the basic principles of pharmacology and pharmacotherapeutics. The program starts with a lengthy review of basic pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics, with emphasis on their influence and impact at the clinical level of medication management. This information becomes a thread that intertwines between and throughout the remaining discussions on the four major primary care areas: cardiovascular,...

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