The Role of the Health Care Professional in Ensuring the Safe and Effective Use of Dietary Supplements

Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP
Sunday June 12, 2016
This program is supported by an educational grant from Nature Made Nutritional Products.

The Role of the Health Care Professional in Ensuring the Safe and Effective Use of Dietary Supplements

Faculty
Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP
Internal Medicine Clinical Pharmacist
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Clinical Associate Professor
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
Piscataway, New Jersey

Editorial Support
Yvette C. Terrie, RPh
Clinical Pharmacist
Haymarket, Virginia
 
Learning Objectives
On completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  • Examine common nutritional deficiencies in the United States.
  • Identify appropriate candidates for dietary supplementation.
  • Explore the role of the health care professional in educating patients on the appropriate use of dietary supplements and the potential for drug interactions.
Target Audience
This activity is intended for advanced practice nurses, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants working in convenient care clinics.

Release date: June 12, 2016
Expiration date: June 12, 2018




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