Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 Hybrid Program for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

Dec 12, 2021 Pharmacy

Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 Hybrid Program for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

Description

This is your last chance to obtain live continuing educational credits for pharmacy license renewal. The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the lives of people across the globe. The virus has had a far reaching impact on how we work, how our children go to school, how we spend our recreational time, and how we communicate with loved ones. This knowledge-based continuing education program (offered either in-person or via Webex) will update the participant regarding some of the prevention and management of COVID-19. Other topics will include: Hormone Replacement Therapy for the Transgender Patient, 2021 New Drug Update, Continuous Glucose Monitoring for Diabetes Management, and Novel Therapies for the Treatment of Migraine. Don't miss this very relevant information!

Co-sponsored by:
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy


Target Audience

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians in all aspects of Pharmacy

Objectives

Upon completion of this knowledge-based educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Review available treatments for the acute management of COVID 19
  • Explore vaccines available in the United States and early data
  • Discuss variants, including the Delta variants, and their impacts on treatment and prevention of COVID 19
  • Identify the importance of providing culturally-competent gender-affirming care
  • Summarize hormone replacement medication regimens and associated monitoring parameters
  • Describe key counseling points for patients starting on hormone therapy
  • Discuss new medications that were FDA-approved in 2021
  • Summarize the mechanism of action and indications for use of the newly FDA-approved medications
  • Describe clinical pearls, adverse events, and common drug interactions of the newly FDA-approved medications
  • Differentiate between available continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) devices to determine the most appropriate device for a patient based on patient-specific characteristics
  • Review insurance coverage requirements and reimbursement for CGM devices and related services
  • Analyze data from an ambulatory glucose profile (AGP) report to guide treatment decisions
  • Describe why migraine is an important condition of which to be aware
  • Discuss new treatments that are available
  • Review how these new treatments can be used to treat migraine

Faculty

  • Julia R. Calandra, PharmD
  • Bill Hitch, PharmD, BCPS, CPP
  • Kelly Jamieson, PharmD
  • Deirdre Kaan, PharmD
  • Brian M. Plato, DO, FAHS

Sessions

Choose method of participation

Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians - In-person at MAHEC
12/12 9:00 AM–3:00 PM
Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians - via Live Webinar
12/12 9:00 AM–3:00 PM

Credits

Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians - In-person at MAHEC
  • .500 CEU

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.50 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 5.000 Contact Hours

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 5.00 Contact Hours.

  • 5.000 ACPE


    The University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

    This program ACPE #0046-9999-21-300-L01 P/T will provide up to 5.00 Contact Hours of continuing education. No partial credit will be given.

    Credit statements can be viewed and printed from CPE Monitor. In order to receive CE credit, attendance must be acknowledged at the registration desk upon arrival at the program. Participants will evaluate this program using a standard evaluation form.

  • Procrastinator's Marathon 2021 for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians - via Live Webinar
  • .500 CEU

    The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.50 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.

  • 5.000 Contact Hours

    MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 5.00 Contact Hours.

  • 5.000 ACPE


    The University of North Carolina Eshelman School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

    This program ACPE #0046-9999-21-300-L01 P/T will provide up to 5.00 Contact Hours of continuing education. No partial credit will be given.

    Credit statements can be viewed and printed from CPE Monitor. In order to receive CE credit, attendance must be acknowledged at the registration desk upon arrival at the program. Participants will evaluate this program using a standard evaluation form.

  • Fees

    $129.00 Early Registration Fee - Pharmacists - In-person
    Applies 10/22/21–12/5/21
    $109.00 Early Registration Fee - Pharmacists - Live Webinar
    Applies 10/22/21–12/5/21
    $79.00 Early Registration Fee - Pharmacy Technician - In-person
    Applies 10/22/21–12/5/21
    $59.00 Early Registration Fee - Pharmacy Technician - Live Webinar
    Applies 10/22/21–12/5/21
    $144.00 Registration Fee - Pharmacists - In-person
    Applies 12/6/21–12/12/21
    $124.00 Registration Fee - Pharmacists - Live Webinar
    Applies 12/6/21–12/12/21
    $94.00 Registration Fee - Pharmacy Technician - In-person
    Applies 12/6/21–12/12/21
    $74.00 Registration Fee - Pharmacy Technician - Live Webinar
    Applies 12/6/21–12/12/21
    Register Brochure / Registration Form