NUR606 Advanced Pharmacology for Prescribers

This course will focus on advanced concepts of pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, and pharmaco-therapeutics in the direct care role of the advanced practice registered nurse (APRN) in prescribing. Students will examine pharmacologic principles across the lifespan and in various clinical practice settings with an emphasis on clinical reasoning, safe practices, and professional collaboration. Upon successful course completion, students will be able to provide rationales for appropriate drug selection and formulate holistic approaches to care across specific populations.

Prerequisite: NUR601 and Acceptance in Nurse Practitioner concentration

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Catalog Code: 
Advanced Pharmacology for Prescribers