Pain Assessment and Management of Adult Across the Lifespan for APRNs

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Non credit
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This workshop provides you with an overview of palliative care.

Offered exclusively to registered nurses (RNs and APRNs), participants will earn six Continuing Education Units through Adelphi University’s College of Nursing and Public Health, an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multistate Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  You will also be awarded a digital badge that you can add to your résumé or social media.

You will learn the history and philosophy of such care, as well as its various models and core concepts. You will also explore the role of the nurse as a member of the interdisciplinary palliative care team.

Can be taken individually or as part of the Healthcare: Palliative Care certificate program.

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Each workshop will require approximately six hours of work across two weeks, which must be completed before the end date of the workshop. You and your instructors and classmates will interact asynchronously — so there are no required class meetings on specific days and times.



*Adelphi alumni, faculty and staff are eligible for a 15% discount. Email to request discount code before registering.

Who can benefit:

  • Registered nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Nurse midwives
  • Nurse anesthetists
  • Clinical nurse specialists


Dr. Kathleen Broglio

Kathleen Broglio is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College and Nurse Practitioner in Palliative Medicine at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.  Her research has included:  prevalence of opioid risk in oncology; cannabis use in palliative medicine; implementation of opioid management guidelines in the palliative care setting; and interprofessional education in palliative and hospice. Kathleen’s clinical care focuses on complex pain management and treatment of substance use disorder in patients with serious illness.  She mentors colleagues locally, regionally and nationally on the treatment of pain in the setting of risks for opioid use and substance use disorder. Her experience includes acute and chronic pain management; and acute, ambulatory, and home-based palliative care.

She received her Bachelors in Economics from the University of Maryland, her Bachelor of Nursing from University of Hawaii, a Masters in Nursing from University of Washington, and a Doctorate in Nursing Practice from New York University.  She completed a palliative care fellowship at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York.

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