This event will expand knowledge in the pharmacologic care of patients with the following: depression during pregnancy, needs specific to LGBTQ population, updates in treating sexually transmitted infections, hyperlipidemia management, sleep medication updates, and case studies involving diabetic and obese patients.


After completing the activity the learner will be able to:

  • Manage patients with depression in pregnancy.
  • Identify and manage pharmacological needs specific to LGBTQ patients.
  • Identify and discuss treatments for sexually transmitted Infections.
  • Discuss pharmacologic updates in hyperlipidemia management.
  • Manage sleep medications.
  • Discuss and manage pharmacologic needs of diabetic and obese patients.


Friday, November 12, 2021
7:30 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.


Cleveland Clinic Administrative Campus Building 3
Lower Level Auditorium
3050 Science Park Dr.
Beachwood, OH 44122


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Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

  • Elizabeth Dimmock, APRN, CNP
    Internal Medicine
  • Jerilyn Hagan, JD, MSN, CNS
    Center for Behavioral Health
  • Veronica Issac, MD
    Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Vinni Makin, MD, FACE
  • Robon Vanek, MSN, CNP
    Sleep Disorders Center
  • Lauren Wolfe, PharmD, BCACP
    Pharmacy Department


Conference Agenda
7:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast (for onsite attendees)
7:50 a.m. Introduction and Connect Today
8 a.m. Antidepressants in Pregnancy
Jerilyn Hagan, JD, MSN, CNS
9 a.m. LGBTQ Updates
Elizabeth Dimmock, APRN, CNP
10 a.m. Sexually Transmitted Infections
Veronica Issac, MD
11 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Hyperlipidemia
Lauren Wolfe, PharmD, BCACP
12:15 p.m. Lunch/ Vendor Presentations
1:15 p.m. Sleep Medication Update
Robon Vanek, MSN, CNP
2:15 p.m. Diabetes and Obesity Case Studies
Vinni Makin, MD, FACE
3:45 p.m. Questions, Summary, and Evaluation


Cleveland Clinic Enterprise is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.



  • Registration deadline is November 9, 2021.
  • In case of cancellation, a full refund will be made if cancelled by November 5, 2021.
  • After November 5, 2021, a $25 cancellation fee will be deducted from your refund.
  • Written notification of your cancellation is required to process your refund.
  • For any questions, please contact Jennifer Wilson at [email protected].
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Conference Fees
In Person On-site $50
Virtual Webcast: $50
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