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Intrathecal Drug Delivery Workshop

Hands-on Training


Standardizing Refill Procedures, Pharmacokinetics, & Pharmacodynamics

Friday, Aug. 16  |  3:45-5:30pm

Pharmacodynamics & Pharmacokinetics of Approved & Off-label IDDS Medications
Michael Saulino, MD, PhD

How to Recognize Common IDDS Complications & Initiate Emergency Management Protocols
Lawrence Poree, MD, PhD, MPH

Intrathecal Drug Delivery Workshop

Saturday, Aug. 17  |  11:00-12:30pm

Risks and benefits, long term effects, and trouble-shooting with IDD
Kimberly Bayless, DNP, NP, RN

A Review of the Principles of Asepsis
Hilary Cromwell, BSN, RN

Recognizing, Diagnosing, Treating, & Prevention the Subcutaneous Injection of Highly Concentrated Drugs During the Reservoir Refill Procedure
Gail McGlothlen, DNP, CNS, RN-BC

Hands-on Pump Refill Lab with and without Ultrasound and Programming

Saturday, Aug. 17  |  2:00-3:45pm