Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians

Top 10 Reasons to attend MAAPC’s Pharmacology Updates Fall 2017: Promote yourself

Posted over 1 year ago by Elaine Crain

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This year we are adding 5 booths in the exhibit hall for members who wish to promote themselves, their business or their next adventure. Contact Lorraine Diana, our Conference Chair, at to reserve your booth and grow your professional brand. There is no cost for member booths!


And as an added benefit – we are also hosting ;) the Annapolis Sailboat Show for your weekend entertainment, details on line: 

MAAPC’s Pharmacology Updates Fall 2017

Part 1: Saturday, October 7th from 7:30am – 4:15pm

Part 2: Saturday November 4th from 9am – 1:30pm

Register now! 

Anne Arundel Medical Center Belcher Pavilion, 7th Floor 2000 Medical Pkwy, Annapolis, MD 21401


 This activity meets ACPE criteria for 6.75 contact hours (0.675 CEU) of continuing education credits (see MAAPC’s Pharmacology Updates Fall 2017 Objectives & CEU Information for complete information). 


ACPE credits are accepted by AANP, ANCC, ACCME & AMA and fulfill pharmacotherapeutic hours for APNs!


October 7

7:30-8:30       Registration, Visit Exhibits & Breakfast

8:30-9:30       Drugs of Abuse: Emerging Trends - Valerie Barnes, PharmD

9:30-10:30    Stimulants & Sedatives - Sabrina Sepulveda, CRNP

10:30-10:45  Break, Visit Exhibits & Networking

10:45-12:00  Demystifying Anticoagulants - Vinay Satwah, MD

12:00-12:45  Lunch, Visit Exhibits & Networking

12:45-1:45    Opioids, they’re a pain! - Amanda Chipko, CRNP

1:45-2:30       Cancer Therapies: Moving to a Genomic Approach - Rivan Garg, MD

2:30-3:30       Managing Type 2 Diabetes - Clarence Moore, PharmD

3:30-4:15       HPV Vaccines & Cancer Prevention - Catherine Ampagoomian, RN,



November 4 

Part 2 is pending accreditation. Application has be made for 4.5 credits from AANP and ACPE

8:30-9:00       Registration, Coffee & Visit Exhibits

9:00-11:30    A Complete Primer on Medical Cannabis - Deborah Miran,

Deborah Kimless, MD & Patricia Frey, MD

11:30-12:00  Lunch, Visit Exhibits

12:00-1:30    Combining Suboxone & Therapeutic Counseling for Opioid Addiction

in Pregnancy - Larry Polsky, MD, MPH



10/7/17 only

Both days

11/4/17 only

MAAPC Members




MAAPC Student Members













Dr. Elaine Crain, DNP, MSN, RN, FNP

MAAPC Communications Chair