Course Materials

Registered attendees will receive access to pre-course online study modules. Course materials will provide NPs the opportunity to review and study knowledge areas in preparation for the DCNP certification examination. It will also allow the learner to self-identify areas of strength and those needing additional study focus. Content for THE DCNP Review Course 2022 includes the diagnosis, management, prevention, and monitoring of the complex, acute, and chronic skin disorders, which fully aligns with the current test blueprint for the DCNP certification examination. Additional focus will be provided on pharmacotherapeutics.


  • Pre-conference measures will include polling of attendees at the beginning of each daily session to assess their knowledge and preparedness for the certification exam.
  • Faculty will present pre- and post-session certification examination questions to assess attendees’ on-going acquisition of critical knowledge competencies, including pharmacotherapeutics.
  • Successful completion of passing the DCNP certification exam will be the ultimate measure of learning outcomes for the review course.
  • Attendees will complete an evaluation at the end of the course, which will include overall course objectives and faculty evaluations that will then be summarized.
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