Julia L. Rogers, DNP, APRN, CNS, FNP-BC, FAANP, is a critical care and pulmonary nurse practitioner and an assistant professor of nursing at Purdue University. She will cover possible differential diagnosis associated with COPD exacerbations, pharmacotherapy and non-pharmacotherapy options for individuals having an exacerbation, and the several types of delivery methods used for medications.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Julia Rogers has employment relationships with Northwest Health, Purdue University Northwest, and Schumacher Hospitalist Group. She receives a speaking honorarium from NCNP, CAPNI, Lippincott, and Wolters Kluwer. Julia Rogers receives royalties as a published author. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. All relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations have been mitigated.

Non-financial: Julia Rogers is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nurses, the National League of Nurses, the National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.