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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!


Neonatal Pharmacology
Featured session: CE Credits: 150 hours

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

Healthcare for Women Over 40
Featured session: 15 contact hours

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

Psychiatric Nursing
Featured session: 125 contact hours

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

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