"The overdose epidemic:” Prescription drug abuse and how Kentucky NPs
can help combat it
Julianne Z. Ewen, DNP, APRN, Governor’s KASPER Advisory Council
Panel: Jennifer Carpenter, Kentucky Office of
Van Ingram, Executive Director, Office
of Drug Policy
Dave Hopkins, KASPER
Free, no registration required. Crowne Plaza Hotel – 830 Phillips Lane – Louisville
CORNETT Ballroom 7:30 - 8:30PM on Wednesday April 18, 2012
Learning Objectives: Participant shall be able to:
1. Identify agencies involved in monitoring, reporting and evaluating
issues surrounding controlled substance diversion. 2. Review information
and laws regarding collaborative agreements and controlled substance
prescriptions. 3. Discuss conditions under which an APRN will report
suspected drug diversion.
KBN Contact Hours: 1, of which 0 is pharmacology.
Upon completion, please
evaluate this panel discussion. Participants must attend entire program to
receive a Certificate of Attendance.