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Friday, June 23, 2017 - Owners Academy - NO CE CREDIT   RCRA Handout                                                                

Saturday, June 24, 2017

8:00AM – 9:00AM

Cardiovascular Disease Update for Practicing Pharmacists  Handout

Presenter: Tamara Goldberg, PharmD, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Review updates in the treatment of cardiovascular disorders
    • Hypertension Heart Failure
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Atrial fibrillation/stroke prevention;
  • Define high risk groups for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD);
  • Discuss a patient case and develop a treatment plan for a patient with cardiovascular disease;
  •  Review important patient counseling points for patients with cardiovascular disorders.

1 Contact Hour
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-034-L01-P
Initial Release Date: June 24, 2017

                                                                                                            
10:00AM – 12:00PM

What Would You Do? Solutions for Everyday Pharmacy Problems  Handout

Moderator: Joseph Bova, RPh, Director of Continuing Professional Education, Arnold &  Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Panel Discussion

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe current laws, rules and regulations with regard to everyday practice issues;
  • List the electronic prescription requirements in NY;
  • Describe steps in the ERx process;
  • Describe pharmacy guidelines in areas of community practice.

2 Contact Hours
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-029-L03-P
Initial Release Date: June 24, 2017

 

1:00PM – 3:00PM

Pain Management: Non-Opioid & Opioid Use (and Abuse)Handout Pain   Handout

Presenter: Antony Pham, PharmD, BCPS, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Define and identify the importance of pain management in acute and chronic settings;
  • List different non-opioid treatment options for pain;
  • Indicate the use of opioids use in acute and chronic pain;
  • Identify potential side effects, misuse, and overdose of opioids.

2 Contact Hours
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-032-L01-P
Initial Release Date: June 24, 2017

 

3:30PM – 5:00PM

Saturday, June 24, 2017                                                                   

Self-Care Challenge No Handout

Presenter: Joseph Bova, RPh, Director of Continuing Professional Education, Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the evolving patient attitudes toward self-treatment;
  • Identify and explain aspects of effective self-care treatments;
  • Describe different groups of over-the-counter medications based on drug treatment class.

1 ½ Contact Hours
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-031-L04-P
Initial Release Date: June 24, 2017

 

9:00AM – 10:00AM

Sunday, June 25, 2017                                                                     

Improving the Safety of Compounded Preparations – USP <800> Compliance in Every Day Practice - USP HANDOUT -USP 797 Handout

Presenter: Louis Diorio, RPh, FAPHA, Principal, LDT Solutions, Inc.

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the components and strategies available to protect all compounding and administration personnel in handling hazardous drugs (HDs);
  • Outline three major characteristics of a fully compliant HD compounding location / pharmacy / physical plant;
  • Describe the critical characteristics of a compliant HD drug storage plan;
  • Describe proper techniques for donning, doffing and disposing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

1 Contact Hour
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-035-L04-P
Initial Release Date: June 25, 2017

 

9:00AM – 10:30AM

Pharmacist Immunizer Role in an Influenza Pandemic - Handout

Presenter: Scott Coley, Bureau of Immunization, NYS Department of Health

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • State the rationale for signing a Memorandum of Understanding with the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH);
  • Define the role of pharmacies in the event of a pandemic;
  • Define the role of the NYS DOH in the event of a pandemic;
  • Identify the NYSDOH pandemic vaccine management procedure
    • allocation of vaccine
    • distribution of vaccine
    • documentation
    • payment
    • communication.

1 ½ Contact Hours
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-033-L04-P
Initial Release Date: June 25, 2017

 

11:00AM –12:00PM

Naloxone: Preventing Opioid Overdose in the Community - Handout

Presenter: Sharon Stancliff, MD, Medical Director, Harm Reduction Coalition

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the epidemiology of opioid overdose;
  • Identify how to avoid, recognize, and act on opioid overdoses;
  • Discuss the role and safety of prescribing and distributing naloxone.

1 Contact Hour
Knowledge Based Activity
0170-0000-17-030-L01-P
Initial Release Date: June 25, 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.

Participants will not receive credit for just attending a presentation. To receive credit for any continuing education activity participant must sign an attendance sheet and complete the online survey/evaluation within 7 days.