The Pharmacists Society of the State of New York
Bangladeshi American Pharmacists Society (BAPA)
Italian American Pharmacists Society (IPS)
New York City Pharmacist Society (NYCPS)
invite you to a
CONTINUING EDUCATION SEMINAR and MEET & GREET
When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 Happy Hour: 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Where: Nikko Sushi & Bar, 177-21 Union Turnpike, Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Registration for CE Program: 6:00 – 7:00 PM
CE Program Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: Marillac Terrace, St. John’s University (parking at the soccer field lot, gates 3 & 4)
Recommendations on the Prevention & Management of Influenza
Presented by Joseph Etzel, BS Phm, PharmD
Dr. Etzel is a double alumnus of St. John’s University having earned his undergraduate degree in 1988 and Doctor of Pharmacy Degree in 1990. Following his graduate studies, he completed a residency focusing on infectious diseases and pharmacokinetics at Bassett Healthcare in Cooperstown, NY. He joined the faculty of St. John’s in 1991 as a clinical faculty practitioner in the areas of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. In 2001, he joined the Office of the Dean as Assistant Dean for Pharmacy Student Affairs.
- List and summarize the current recommendations on the use of vaccines for the prevention of influenza;
- Identify the agents currently recommended for the management of influenza in terms of efficacy and toxicity;
- Describe specific patient cases to determine what therapy, if any, is indicated in the management of the infection;
- State the rationale for avoiding the routine use of antiviral agents for the prevention of influenza.
2 contact hours
Knowledge Based Activity
Target Audience: Pharmacists
Initial Release Date: 10/19/2017
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.
Please RSVP today, attendance is limited.
Non-members - $40.00
This activity is brought to you as a member benefit of the Bangladeshi American Pharmacists Society, Italian American Pharmacists Society and the New York City Pharmacists Society