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PAST: The Ins & Outs of Warfarin Therapy Management
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When: 4/12/2015
6:00 PM
Where: Elks Lodge
4212 Watson Blvd.
Johnson City, New York  13790
Presenter: Kelly Bach, PharmD
Contact: Paul Ringwood

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Please register by April 8th

Please join us for a evening of pizza, fun and a continuing education program.

WHEN: Sunday, April 12, 2015

TIME: 6:00—8:30 PM

6:00 PM  - Food and Informational only presentation:

“Vascepa for the Treatment of Severe Hypertriglyceridemia”  *

Presenter: Norman Jaffee, MD, Crouse Hospital, Fayetteville, NY

The following is a 1.5 Hour Continuing Education Program

7:00 - 8:30 PM

The Ins and Outs of Warfarin Therapy Management

At the completion of this activity, the
participant will be able to:
- explain the pharmacology, pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of vitamin K antagonists;
- describe warfarin's role in the prevention and management of thromboembolic events;
- identify indications for vitamin K antagonist therapy and the corresponding INR targets;
 - identify significant drug, food and herbal interactions with warfarin therapy; - describe the management of supra-therapeutic INRs;
- discuss the utility of genetic testing in warfarin's management;
- apply warfarin therapeutics to stimulated patient cases.

Presenter: Kelly Bach, PharmD
Adjunct Instructor of Pharmacy Practice, University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy, Storrs, CT

Pharmacist, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Binghamton, NY

1.5 Contact Hours Credit                              

ACPE# 170-9999-15-046-L01-P

Knowledge Based Activity

Initial Release Date: 4/12/2015

   The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.