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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

NEWS RELEASE
News Bureau • Schofield Hall 201Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900
UW-Eau Claire to Offer
Tardive Dyskinesia Program
MAILED: May 9, 2001

         EAU CLAIRE—The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Continuing Education, Nursing will present a program titled “Targeting Tardive Dyskinesia: Clinical Assessment Techniques” from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at the UW-Eau Claire School of Nursing.
         The program, which addresses the needs of nurses, psychologists, social workers and administrators, will provide participants with the tools to monitor tardive dyskinesia, a neuromuscular disease associated with long-term use of certain tranquilizers.
         John E. Kalachnik, private consultant with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, S.C., will present the program.
         Cost for the program is $95, which includes instructional materials, refreshments and lunch. Participants may earn six continuing education contact hours.
         Registration deadline is May 23.
         Call (715) 836-5745 for more information or to register.
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Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 201
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: May 9, 2001