Dr. Robert Hatcher is Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Emory University School of Medicine and serves as lead author for Contraceptive Technology, now in its 20th edition. He has provided expert and compassionate clinical care for thousands of patients and has helped educate generations of women’s health and family planning clinicians. For
Patty Cason is a family nurse practitioner. She has practiced for 35 years in a wide variety of clinical settings and is an Assistant Clinical Professor and guest lecturer at the UCLA School of Nursing. Patty is contracted with numerous governmental and training agencies. Patty developed the “PATH” questions: A Primer to Help Guide Reproductive Goals
Michael Policar, MD, MPH, currently serves as a Clinical Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine. He retired from practice in September, 2017, after a 34 year career as a clinician educator of ObGyn and primary care residents at the San Francisco General Hospital.
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
Two important conferences for NPs will be taking place in the fall of 2016. First, the 33rd Annual High Risk Obstetric Nursing conference, which is being held in New Orleans September 21 – 24, will offer a thorough approach to current topics in high risk obstetrics, encompassing fetal surveillance in difficult pregnancies, safety promotion for
For more than two decades, Contemporary Forums has been leading comprehensive outpatient pharmacology courses “Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Clinicians” for healthcare providers applying for or renewing prescriptive authority and or renewing their ANCC certification. Principal Instructors, Alan P. Agins, PhD and Jody F. Agins, MSN, RNP, FNP/GNP-BC, have designed a comprehensive a 7-day course, addressing
Health promotion, disease prevention, evidence-based medical interventions, effective use of diagnostic tests and interprofessional management of chronic disease are all challenges and opportunities in the primary care setting that will be addressed at the 7th annual Hot Topics in Primary Care CE conference. The Hot Topics in Primary Care conference is being held in Jackson
Contemporary Forums (CF) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation (NPHF). Nurse Practitioners are invited to participate in a free online learning program, “Polypharmacy and Drug-Drug Interactions in the Elderly,” and earn CE by clicking here. You may also click here for access to CF Online where you can view all online