Attendee Info

Information & Tips for APNA Clinical Psychopharmacology West Attendees

March 16-17, 2019
Hilton San Diego Mission Valley
901 Camino Del Rio South
San Diego, CA 92108

CHECK IN

When you arrive, check in at registration to receive your name badge (grants you access to sessions & events) and your program book. Your program book includes:

  • Daily schedule and speaker info
  • Continuing education details and how to do your evaluations
  • Session learning outcomes, speaker bios, and pages for notes
REGISTRATION

The registration desk is located in front of the Cortez Ballroom. Come by with any questions or issues. APNA staff will be happy to help!

  • Saturday, March 16, 2019

    11:00am-5:30pm: Registration Open

  • Sunday, March 17, 2019
    7:30am-4:00pm:  Registration Open

SESSION HANDOUTS
  • Go to www.apna.org/CPIWestHandouts.
  • Log in with your APNA username and password. If you do not know your password, contact APNA at 855.863.2762 to have it reset or click reset password to have a link to reset your password emailed to you.
  • Click the blue session name, then the gray download button to open a pdf of the handouts.
CPI WEST APP

The CPI West app provides easy access to important updates, handouts, evaluations and an interactive attendee list.

Access the App: https://eventmobi.com/2019cpi/

Click here for instructions on saving the app to your device, messaging attendees, and more.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

You can earn up to 10 continuing education contact hours. Please note, however, that not all activities are awarded contact hours. To earn CE, log in with your APNA account and complete evaluations any time before April 29th.

Online Evaluations: www.apna.org/CPIWestevals

Click here for step-by-step instructions for completing your evaluations and getting your CE Certificate.

DISCOUNTED PARKING

The Hilton Mission Valley parking garage provides a discounted rate to CPI West attendees. If you are:

  • Staying overnight – mention at checkout that you are a CPI West attendee and your bill will be adjusted to a parking rate of $13 per day.
  • Not staying overnight – validate your parking at the APNA Registration Desk to get a rate of $10 per day.


CPI West Schedule

All sessions will take place in the Cortez Ballroom. The Saturday evening reception will take place in the Kensington Terrace on the 2nd floor.

Saturday, March 16, 2019
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 Wrap-up

5:45pm-6:45pm: Reception in Kensington Terrace (2nd Floor) - CONNECT WITH ATTENDEES! 
 

 

Sunday, March 17, 2019
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 -  CONNECT WITH ATTENDEES!

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
 

 


 

 

 

 
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