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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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January 1, 2020

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January 13, 2020, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
General principles of managing the poisoned patient along with the audience's choice of what specific toxins they would like discussed. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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January 14, 2020, 8:30 AM
Location: IPCC
Understand the role and interpretation of the EKG in helping clinicians manage poisoned patients. Discusses the use of basic toxicological testing methods as an aid to the evaluation and management of the poisoned patients. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC
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January 14, 2020, 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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January 15, 2020, 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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January 16, 2020, 8:30 AM
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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January 16, 2020, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
General pharmacokinetic and toxicokinetic principals. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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January 21, 2020, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
Reviews the initial assessment of the child with a possible ingestion and discusses the general management principles for common and/or potentially fatal pediatric ingestions. This lecture is held on-site at the IPCC.
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January 22, 2020, 2:00 PM
Location: IPCC
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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January 23, 2020, 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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January 27, 2020, 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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January 28, 2020, 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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January 29, 2020, 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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January 29, 2020, 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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January 30, 2020, 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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