Pharmacology

MODULE 6: November 19 — December 2, 2018
Develop a working knowledge of medications commonly prescribed and used by older adults, their side effects and the interactions between medications and their implications on physical and mental functioning. Course material will cover the range of pharmacology in the context of the older adult and their family regarding prescription and over-the-counter medications, herbal remedies and complementary and alternative therapies. This module concludes by looking at the common issue of pain and best approaches.

INSTRUCTOR: Colleen McMillan, MSW, RSW, PhD    
INSTRUCTOR: Barb Coulston