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Tox Talks

The IPCC has recently opened its lecture series to health care professionals (RNs, Pharmacists, Physicians, Residents, and Medical/Nursing/Pharmacy Students). These lectures are hosted at the IPCC. A description and registration is available by lecture.  There is no cost to attend.

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July 20, 2018

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July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers the methods of drug use, symptoms, toxicity and treatment of the following drugs of abuse: marijuana, inhalants, GHB, ketamine, LSD, PCP, methamphetamine, and cocaine. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM
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Reviews the indications, mechanism of action, dose, warnings, adverse effects, and contraindications of multiple antidotes available for use. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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July 25, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers pharmaceuticals and chemicals that are potentially lethal in small amounts. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Discusses toxicity of TCA's, MAOI's, SSRI/SNRI's, novel antidepressants and serotonin syndrome. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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July 30, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
This lecture will cover the toxicity and treatment of poisoning by the metals Lithium, Iron, Arsenic, Mercury and Lead. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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July 31, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers toxicity of first and second generation antipsychotics, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, malignant hyperthermia and anti-psychotic-induced movement disorders. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 1, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers pharmacologic action, symptoms of abuse and treatment for overdoses of commonly abused prescription and over-the-counter drugs including opioids, stimulants, sedatives, skeletal muscle relaxants, dextromethorphan, anticholinergic agents and others. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 2, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Discusses toxicity of calcium channel blockers, beta-blockers, cardiac glycosides and alpha-2 agonists. If time permits, will also discuss other anti-hypertensive pharmaceuticals. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 6, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers the methods of drug use, pharmacologic action, symptoms of abuse, and treatment for overdoses of synthetic drugs. Special emphasis on novel classes of synthetic drugs, including synthetic opioids, synthetic cannabinoids ("spice" or "K2"), synthetic cathinones ("bath salts") and other emerging substances and trends being promoted as alternatives to "K2"... Read More
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August 7, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
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August 8, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Discusses toxicity and treatment of a wide range of anti-epileptic pharmaceuticals. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 9, 2018, 8:30 AM
Location: IPCC
Covers the background, scope, and regulatory status of Ayurveda. Provides a review of a few commonly used or known ayurvedic products.
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August 13, 2018, 2:00 PM (CST)
Location: IPCC
Case studies are presented for students to apply what they have learned to real world situations. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 14, 2018, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Covers exposures to chemicals, biological diseases and radiation along with the corresponding treatments and antidotes. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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August 15, 2018, 2:30 PM
Location: IPCC
Quiz-show-based toxicology game covering current events, celebrities, psychopathic killers, movies and much more. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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