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APNA Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute West

March 14-15, 2020
Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
901 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108

 

Planned for Nurses, by Nurses.

CPI West brings the clinically relevant sessions from the APNA Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute to the west coast! Experience two days of continuing nursing education in psychopharmacology, planned for nurses, by nurses. Earn up to 10 contact hours in pharmacology.

A smiling group of women at CPI.

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2020 Program & Registration Information Coming Soon!
2019 Program
Woman listens to CPI presentation.
Saturday, March 16

11:00am - 5:30pm
Registration Open

12:00pm - 1:30pm
Endocrine Side Effects of Psychotropic Medications: Is It All in Your Bones?*
Karen Houseknecht, PhD

1:45pm – 3:15pm
Psychopharmacology for Persons with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
Pierre Tariot, MD

3:30pm – 5:00pm
Ethical Decision-Making in Mental Health & Psychopharmacology
Mindy B. Zeitzer, PhD, MBE, RN; Barbara Limandri, PhD, PMHCNS-BC; Barbara Warren, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FNAP, FAAN

5:15pm – 5:45pm
Outcomes Panel
CPI Program Committee

5:45pm – 6:45pm
Reception
Enjoy light refreshments and get to know other attendees.

A CPI presenter (Barbara Limandri) engages with attendees.
Sunday, March 17

7:30am - 4:00pm
Registration Open

8:00am – 9:30am
What’s Old Could Be New Again: Recognizing the Benefits and Neuroprotective Effects of Lithium*

Mary Ann Nihart, MA, APRN, PMHCNS-BC, PMHNP-BC

9:45am – 11:15am
Fear Not!! Naming, Framing, and Containing the Physiology of Fear...A Wellness Approach*

Mary D. Moller, DNP, PhD, ARNP, PMHCNS-BC, CPRP, FAAN

11:45am – 1:15pm
Networking Lunch

1:30pm – 3:00pm
Complex Topics in Substance Use – Drug Adulterants, Treatment Transitions, & Pregnancy

Matthew Tierney, PMHNP-BC, ANP-BC

3:15pm – 3:45pm
Outcomes Panel

CPI Program Committee

*Originally presented at the APNA 16th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute June 2018 in Baltimore, Maryland. The sessions are being re-presented at CPI West for our nurses on the west coast.



Registration

Registration is now closed. 2020 Registration information coming soon!

2019 Registration Rates
Member Nonmember
Early Bird Registration
(Deadline: Tuesday, February 19)
$199 $349
Regular Registration
(Deadline: Monday, March 11)
$249 $399

 



Hotel Reservations

2020 Hotel information coming soon!
 
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