March 19, 2020 APReP at Dermatology Nurses' Association - Denver, CO
In conjunction with the 2020 Dermatology Nurses' Association conference, the Advanced Practice Provider Psoriasis Recognition Program (APReP) is designed to help enhance your skills in caring for those with psoriasis. Physician assistants and nurse practitioners can attend a regional Recognition Program meeting to earn up to 3.0 CME credits. After completing this program, attendees will be formally recognized as up-to-date in the latest psoriasis treatments.
Dinner will be provided.
To register for this course, please login and select the Take Course button at right.
This activity is supported by educational grants from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Janssen Biotech, Inc. and Pfizer.
The National Psoriasis Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The National Psoriasis Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, RNs and other allied health professionals
After completing this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss evolving understanding on the pathophysiology of psoriasis, including identification of targets for therapy.
- Apply guideline-based criteria to the diagnosis and assessment of psoriasis.
- Select appropriate therapies for moderate to severe psoriasis based on current evidence for efficacy, safety and adherence.
- Describe the role of early intervention and referral in psoriasis, including the use of goal-oriented strategies in monitoring outcomes from therapy.
- Outline the spectrum of comorbidities associated with psoriasis and institute treatment plans aimed at minimizing their impact.
Veronica Richardson, MSN, CRNP, ANP-BC - Chair
Dermatology Nurse Practitioner
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Lakshi Aldredge, MSN, ANP-BC, DCNP
Portland VA Medical Center