Course: Pharmacological Principles

This continuing education course will review the functions and problems of the cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal and endocrine systems, as well as the nervous, sensory and genitourinary systems. The human body is susceptible to multiple ailments and disorders. Therefore, several different treatments are available depending on the severity of the malady. In this course, we offer the prescription treatments used to manage or control these diseases. We will review the different diseases and disorders associated with each system and the variety of drugs and therapies required for disease management and prevention.

Course Outline:
  • Introduction to Pharmacology
  • Pharmacokinetic Principles
  • Prescription Writing
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Respiratory System
  • Gastrointestinal System
  • Endocrine System
  • Nervous System
  • Sensory System
  • Reproductive System
  • Renal System

Success in this 45-clock-hour CE program is measured by passing (grade of 70% or higher) two rigorous examinations of 50 questions each.  This course is offered by the Professional Development Academy, LLC. Ben Hicks, ND DMSc, PA-C and Laurence V. Hicks, DC, ND, DO, are the instructors.  Questions about this course should be directed to Dr. Laurence Hicks or Dr. Ben Hicks.  Kansas State University will award 45 Continuing Education hours to participants who successfully complete course requirements.

Continuing Education hours are not awarded for academic credit.  Continuing education requirements vary from state to state and by profession.  It is the responsibility of individuals earning K-State continuing education hours to verify with their licensing or accrediting body that the hours will be accepted.  Kansas State University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

 Course Details:

Schedule: Self-paced course which must be completed by December 31, 2024.
Cost : $600.00

Refund/Cancellation Policy:

Refunds are not available for this program