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34th Annual Pharmacy Practice Semiar (P/T) - Wrightsville Beach, NC


34th Annual Pharmacy Practice Seminar
At the Holiday Inn Resort Wrigthsville Beach
Reserve your Room Now by Calling 877-330-5050
or visit the website here
For Discounted Rates Mention UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy 2019 Conference or enter group code ESH online
 
Friday, August 23, 2019 - Pre-Conference Programs (Participants may select up to 1 option)*
APhA Delivering Medication Theropy Management (MTM) Services Certificate Program (P) - 8a-5p (10 home study hours + 8 live hours + 3 post seminar case hours) $375.00
APhA Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certificate Program (P) - 8a-5p (15 home study hours + 8 live hours) $375.00
Hot Topics in Dietary Supplements (P) - 10a-12p (2 live hours) $90.00*
2019 Immunization Update (P) - 1p-4:30p (3 live hours) $150.00*
 
*One or both options may be selected and attended for these option. Lunch is not provided for either of these programs.
 
 
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Five hours of Continuing Education Credit including continental breakfast, lunch, and refreshments - 8a-2:15p
Session Titles and Objectives Below
$210 early bird registration rate (ends July 1)
 
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Four hours of Continuing Education Credit including a full hot breakfast, and break refreshements - 8a-12:30p
Session Titles and Objectives Below
$175.00 early bird registration rate (ends July 1)
 
**Student rate available (Sat - $100, Sun - $80) in fee section below. No CE Credit will be awarded to these registrations.
 
 
 

Date: Aug 23, 2019 08:00 AM - Aug 25, 2019 12:30 PM

CE Hours

30.00

CE Units

3.000

Registration closes on Aug 21, 2019 01:00 AM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Participants have 60 days from the start of their program to claim CE credit and verify it has been upload to CPE Monitor. If your program requires the completion of a post test/eval/survey those items MUST be done before that 60 day window closes to receive credit for that program. Statements of credit can be viewed and printed from CPE Monitor. Statements of credit will no longer be printed and mailed to the participant. **No partial individual session credit will be given**
 
REGISTRATION NOTE: During the registration process, if a fee is required, please enter the zip code associated with your credit card's BILLING ADDRESS. For security purposes payments are processed through a separate system, so when prompted, please click “ok” to be taken to that site and complete your registration. Upon successful registration of this program you will receive an email confirmation/receipt and will be returned to this program page. When you are retuned to this page you will see a note at the top of the page reading “You are registered for this program.”
If you are not automatically returned to this page or see only a blank white screen your transaction was not successful, and you will need to try again.

 

If paying by check please mail to the address below:

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy
Attn: Continuing Education
301 Pharmacy Lane, CB# 7574 Beard Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
 
 
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
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. To receive CE credit, participants must complete the CE attendance form and the online evaluation of the program (instructions to be emailed). Statements of credit can be viewed and printed in CPE Monitor in approximately 2 to 3 weeks. **No partial credit will be available**

Requirements for CE Credit

To receive credit participants must sign in upon arrival and complete a session evaluation within 60 days of the program completion.
 
Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians -
Be sure your profile has been updated with your NAPB e-profile # and birth date information BEFORE completing the online evaluation, or your credits cannot be reported to CPE Monitor.
Continuing pharmacy education credit is automatically reported to CPE Monitor once the evaluation is successfully completed.

Please choose a Fee Type from the Drop Down Menu Below:
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Select this box option if you would like to purchase printed handouts of the Saturday and Sunday seminar persentations ONLY. Friday optional sessions will not be included in this option and will need to be printed by the participants if they choose. Handouts will be printed in black and white, front and back side, with 2-3 slides per page, and stapled. Handouts will NOT be available for purchase on site. Purchased handouts will be available for pickup at the registration table upon check in.
 
Presentations will also be accessible on this site for download once they are complete, for no fee.
 
Date: 08/22/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Fee

$15.00
   

 

   

You may only select up to one Friday pre-conference program as they are running concurrently and registering to more than one would create a conflict.
 
There is a minimum number of participants needed to run this course. Home study materials will not be available until we reach the minimum number. We will make the final determination if the course will run in early August to allow enough time to complete the home study before the live session. If the course does not run you will be refunded your full registration fee for this option.
 

APhA's Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services presents a systematic approach for developing, implementing, delivering, and sustaining MTM services. It includes an overview of the marketplace for delivering MTM services, guidance for implementing MTM services in pharmacy practice, a review of the essential skills and knowledge needed for performing MTM successfully, and an organized process for identifying medication-related problems. The purpose of this certificate training program is to prepare pharmacists to improve medication use through the delivery of MTM services in a variety of practice settings.

Activity Type: Practice-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists in all practice settings
Learning Level: Level 3

Goals and Learning Objectives
  • Advance public health and patient care through improved medication use.
  • Provide training to enhance pharmacists’ ability to effectively provide MTM services.
  • Motivate increased numbers of pharmacists to establish MTM services.
  • Communicate benchmark practices for providing MTM services.

This ACPE activity does not provide a certification in this topic but rather advanced professional training which upon successful completion the learner will be able to download a certificate of achievement.

Home-Study Modules:
  • Module 1. The Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process and MTM
  • Module 2. Becoming an MTM Practitioner: A Plan for Success
  • Module 3. Getting Ready for MTM Service Delivery: Knowledge and Skills
  • Module 4. Ready for Action: Conducting an MTM Encounter
 
Live Seminar Agenda:
  • Check-in
  • Welcome, Introductions and Acknowledgements
  • The MTM Care Process
  • Break
  • Patient Communication During MTM Encounters
  • Cultural Sensitivity
  • Managing Special Needs of Elderly Patients
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Case Studies
  • Break
  • MTM Implementation: Financial and Operational Issues
  • Next Steps and Take Home Points
  • Post-Seminar Assignment and Final Instructions
 
More details HERE
 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ouita Gatton, RPh


Brief Bio : After graduating from the School in 1989, Gatton worked in consulting, infusion pharmacy, and several independents and chains. Gatton joined the Kroger Pharmacy team in 1997. She eventually advanced to serve as the Kroger Mid-Atlantic Division clinical coordinator in Roanoke, Virginia. In Virginia, Gatton coordinated all pharmacy programs not directly related to dispensing. She provided leadership for 300 pharmacists in 116 pharmacies across six states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio, Tennessee, and Kentucky. When Gatton returned to Raleigh, she staffed and helped coordinate special projects for Kroger’s North Carolina stores and area communities. She also serves on the Community Care Practice Forum and Immunization Task Force for the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists and is a national immunization trainer for the APhA. Gatton began her role as a residency preceptor with the School in 2013.

Activity Number

0202-9999-18-165-L04-P
Date: 08/23/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

CE Hours

8.00

Fee

$375.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

You may only select up to one Friday pre-conference program as they are running concurrently and registering to more than one would create a conflict.
 
There is a minimum number of participants needed to run this course. Home study materials will not be available until we reach the minimum number. We will make the final determination if the course will run in early August to allow enough time to complete the home study before the live session. If the course does not run you will be refunded your full registration fee for this option.
 

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) developed The Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certificate Training Program, is an educational experience designed to equip pharmacists with the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to provide effective, evidence-based diabetes care. The program provides comprehensive instruction in current diabetes concepts and standards of care and incorporates case studies and hands-on skills training focused on the situations most likely to be encountered—as well as the services most needed—in community and ambulatory care practice settings. Participants will gain experience evaluating and adjusting drug therapy regimens for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, counseling patients about lifestyle interventions, analyzing and interpreting self-monitoring of blood glucose results, and assessing the overall health status of patients to identify needed monitoring and interventions.

Activity Type: Application and Practice-based
Target Audience: Pharmacists in all practice settings
Learning Level: Level 3

Goals and Learning Objectives

The goal of The Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care is to teach the pharmacist how to integrate diabetes education and management into practice. This overriding goal incorporates the goal of pharmaceutical care, which is to ensure that patients make the best use of their medications and achieve the desired therapeutic outcomes. Specific program goals are to: 

  • Provide comprehensive instruction on current standards of care for patients with diabetes.
  • Increase pharmacists’ ability to apply pharmacotherapeutic information and serve as the drug therapy expert on the diabetes health care team.
  • Refresh pharmacists’ knowledge of the pathophysiology of diabetes and the acute and long-term complications of the disease.
  • Familiarize pharmacists with important concepts in nutrition, exercise, and weight control that contribute to optimal diabetes care.
  • Provide training on the use of diabetes-related devices and physical assessments involved with optimal diabetes care.
  • Describe business opportunities and roles for pharmacists in improving health outcomes for patients with diabetes.

This ACPE activity does not provide a certification in this topic but rather advanced professional training which upon successful completion the learner will be able to download a certificate of achievement.

 

Home-Study Modules:

  • Module 1. Pathogenesis and Diagnosis of Diabetes
  • Module 2. Goals of Care and Approaches to Treatment
  • Module 3. Lifestyle Modification in Diabetes
  • Module 4. Pharmacotherapy of Diabetes
  • Module 5. Comprehensive Diabetes Care
  • Module 6. The Pharmacist’s Role in Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support

 

Live Seminar Agenda:

  • Check-in
  • Welcome, Introductions and Acknowledgements
  • Comprehensive Diabetes Care
  • Treating Type 2 Diabetes
  • Break
  • Insulin Therapy in Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes
  • Lunch and Networking
  • Nutrition and Lifestyle Counseling for Patients
  • Hands-On Skills Practice
  • Break
  • Next Steps and Resources
  • Post-Seminar Final Instructions
More details HERE

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Charlene Williams, PharmD, BCACP, CDE, CPP
Regional Director of Experiential Education, UNC Eshelman School of Phamacy: Asheville Campus


Brief Bio : Charlene Williams completed her Doctor of Pharmacy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and completed an ASHP-accredited specialty residency in primary care at Mission Hospital and the Mountain Area Health Education Center. Currently, she is the regional director of experiential education and an assistant professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. She is based in Asheville and is a clinical pharmacist practitioner at UNC Asheville Health and Counseling Center. Williams is a certified diabetes educator and is board certified in ambulatory care pharmacy by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties. Her research interests include experiential education, preceptor development and personal leadership development. Prior to coming to the School, Williams was employed by Mission Health System for 13 years. As a clinical pharmacist practitioner, she developed a clinical pharmacy services program in a patient-centered medical home for Mission Health System. She also served as residency director for Mission Hospital’s PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency in the ambulatory care setting for three years. While at Mission, she implemented a medication reconciliation program for presurgical patients, was a care manager for the Asheville Project and Mission’s My Health Life employer-sponsored disease management programs and provided care in an ADA-accredited diabetes education center.

Activity Number

0202-9999-18-121-L01-P
Date: 08/23/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM

CE Hours

8.00

Fee

$375.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

You may choose to select this Friday pre-conference session and the optional 2019 Immunization Updates afternoon session. Choosing any other combination is not permitted, as they are running concurrently and registering would create a conflict. Lunch is not included for the Hot Topics in Dietary Supplements or 2019 Immunization Updates sessions.
 
There is a minimum number of registration required for this program to run.
Final determination of the course running will be made in early August. You will receive the next steps once registration has hit the minimum number. If the course is cancelled you will be notified and money refunded.
 
 

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Amanda Corbett, PharmD
Clinical Associate Professor, Infectious Diseases; Associate Director of Global Engagement, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : orbett received a B.S. in chemistry at UNC-Chapel Hill in 1994 and a Doctor of Pharmacy from Campbell University in 1999. She completed pharmacy practice residency training at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center before completing an Infectious Diseases specialty residency at UNC-Hospitals and an HIV pharmacology fellowship at UNC-Eshelman School of Pharmacy under the mentorship of Angela Kashuba, Pharm.D.. During Corbett’s fellowship she received the American College of Clinical Pharmacy Infectious Diseases Fellowship Award for global translational research and the Infectious Diseases Society of America Travel Award.
Date: 08/23/19
Time: 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM

CE Hours

2.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

You may choose to select this Friday pre-conference session and the optional Hot Topics in Dietary Supplements morning session. Choosing any other combination is not permitted, as they are running concurrently and registering would create a conflict. Lunch is not included for the Hot Topics in Dietary Supplements or 2019 Immunization Updates sessions.
 
There is a minimum number of registration required for this program to run.
Final determination of the course running will be made in early August. You will receive the next steps once registration has hit the minimum number. If the course is cancelled you will be notified and money refunded.
 
Materials for Friday’s 2019 Immunization Update program will be provided and given to you upon arrival for that program. There will not be any materials to download beforehand for this session as materials will only be available beginning the day of the program. Please let me know if you have any questions.

Objectives

  • Discuss significant updates to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations for childhood, adolescent, and adult vaccines (P)
  • For each vaccine discussed, describe indications, contraindications, side effects, and administration (P)
  • Determine needed vaccines for a child, adolescent, or adult presenting with an immunization need (P)
  • Discuss North Carolina law with respect to immunizing pharmacists (P)
  • Identify vaccine-related resources available to immunizing pharmacists (P)

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Macary Marciniak, PharmD, BCACP, BCPS, FAPhA
Clinical Associate Professor, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Macary Marciniak, Pharm.D., is a clinical associate professor at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her focus is in community pharmacy practice, specifically immunizations, medication therapy management, and self-care. She serves as the director of the PGY1 and PGY2 Community Pharmacy/Academia Residency Programs. Marciniak is an adviser for the Carolina Association of Pharmacy Students, a unified professional organization affiliated with the American Pharmacists Association, the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists. She also serves as an adviser for Phi Delta Chi Professional Pharmacy Fraternity. Before returning home to her alma mater, Marciniak was a community pharmacy faculty member at Albany College of Pharmacy in Albany, New York, for seven years. She is a board certified ambulatory care pharmacist, a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist and a fellow of the American Pharmacists Association. She has completed certificate-training programs in diabetes, immunizations, MTM, self-care and tobacco cessation. Marciniak is a national faculty trainer for the APhA Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery certificate training program and has trained hundreds of pharmacists across the United States. Marciniak is an active member of state and national professional organizations. She is currently a member-at-large on the NCAP Community Care Practice Forum Executive Committee and is a member of the NCAP Immunization Task Force. She is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, APhA, ASHP, Christian Pharmacists Fellowship International, Phi Delta Chi and Phi Lambda Sigma. Marciniak serves as an APhA media adviser and frequently responds to media requests related to health, wellness and medications. In 2011, she served as the expert pharmacist in a year-long series of episodes for WebMD’s “Ask the Pharmacist.” Macary has been honored with the Pharmacy Leadership and Education Institute Albert B. Prescott Leadership Award and the Pharmacists Mutual Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award.

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-222-L06-P
Date: 08/23/19
Time: 01:00 PM - 04:30 PM

CE Hours

3.00

Fee

$150.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

 

   

Objectives

  • Discuss and apply recent statutory changes enacted by the North Carolina General Assembly and the United States Congress that affect the practice of pharmacy
  • Discuss and apply recent rule changes promulgated by the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy that affect the practice of pharmacy
  • List and apply commonly confused legal precepts to the practice of pharmacy

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ellen Vick
Associate Executive Director, North Carolina Board of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-223-L03-P/T
Date: 08/24/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Describe the indications for use of all products discussed.
  • Effectively educate patient on the proper use of agents presented.
  • Provide key patient counseling on the common and/or serious adverse effects of agents presented.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

C. Wayne Weart, Pharm D, BCPS, FASHP, FAPhA
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy and Outcome Sciences, SC College of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-224-L01-P/T
Date: 08/24/19
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Describe the need for new antimicrobials for resistant pathogens
  • Identify mechanisms of Gram-negative resistance
  • Review properties and spectrum of activity of recently approved and pipeline antimicrobials
  • Discuss possible places in therapy for new antimicrobials

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Danya Roshdy, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Team Leader, Antimicrobial Support Network, Carolinas HealthCare System

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-225-L01-P/T
Date: 08/24/19
Time: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Identify the changes in goals and treatment recommendations present in the 2019 ADA Standards of Care and AACE Management Algorithm
  • Describe the new treatment options available for type 2 diabetes
  • Compare and contrast the available treatment options in light of available safety, efficacy, renal and cardiovascular outcomes data
  • Discuss a patient-specific treatment plan that accounts for safety, outcomes and patient preferences and characteristics through a patient case study

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Donald Nuzum, PharmD, BCACP, BC-ADM, CDE, CPP
Wingate University

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-226-L01-P/T
Date: 08/24/19
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Review the prevalence and etiology of major depressive disorder (MDD) and treatment resistant depression (TRD).
  • Outline treatment strategies for MDD patients who do not respond to first-line medications.
  • Compare and contrast current treatments of TRD, including, efficacy, safety, and tolerability profiles.
  • Review key counseling points to ensure proper communication of new treatments for TRD.
  • Apply an understanding differentiating factors of new treatments for TRD to rationalize an optimal treatment approach.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Suzanne C. Harris, PharmD, BCPP, CPP
Clinical Assistant Professor, UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dr. Harris, Pharm.D., BCPP, CPP, is a clinical assistant professor in the Division of Practice Advancement and Clinical Education at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy and a clinical pharmacy practitioner in psychiatry with UNC Hospital and Clinics, where she is involved with psychiatric medication management for patients with psychosomatic disorders. Dr. Harris also serves as Director of the UNC Hospital Region Experiential Program. Dr. Harris received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2002 from the University of Texas College of Pharmacy at Austin and completed a psychiatric specialty residency with Kaiser Permanente Colorado Region in Denver, Colorado. Dr. Harris’ career and research interests are in transitions of care for psychiatric patients, experiential training, and innovative practice models and teaching strategies. Dr. Harris is a member of the American Association of the Colleges of Pharmacy, National Alliance on Mental Illness Durham chapter, and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Additionally, she is an active member of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists, having served on the Research, Communications, Resident and New Practitioner, and Student Committees.

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-227-L01-P/T
Date: 08/24/19
Time: 01:15 PM - 02:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

 

   

Objectives

  • Understand the history of the North Carolina Medicaid program and which services offered under Medicaid are mandatory by Federal law and which are optional
  • Describe details about recent Medicaid pharmacy statistics and prescription drug coverage rules
  • Discuss the N.C. Medicaid pharmacy program’s recent successes and challenges
  • Outline Medicaid Managed Care and upcoming changes for the Medicaid program that affect all NC Pharmacies

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Blake Cook, RPh
Outpatient Pharmacy Manager, NC Medicaid

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-228-L04-P/T
Date: 08/25/19
Time: 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Summarize updates on potentially inappropriate medications as published in the 2019 Beers Criteria.
  • Recognize medications NOT highlighted in the Beers Criteria which may still be inappropriate for a given clinical scenario.
  • Identify examples of the prescribing cascade, and discuss possible solutions to address or prevent this phenomenon.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Tasha Woodall, PharmD, CGP, CPP
Associate Director of Pharmacotherapy, Geriatrics, Mountain Area Health Education Center


Brief Bio : Tasha Woodall graduated with her PharmD from Purdue University before completing a residency in ambulatory care with Mission Hospital and Mountain Area Health Education Center. Currently she works as Associate Director of Pharmacotherapy in Geriatrics for MAHEC, co-directs MAHEC’s Center for Healthy Aging, directs a PGY2 specialty residency in geriatrics, and serves as an adjunct faculty member for UNC School of Medicine and Clinical Assistant Professor for UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. Her clinical practice is split between two continuing care retirement communities in Asheville.

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-229-L04-P/T
Date: 08/25/19
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Describe the role of various medications for COPD
  • Apply evidence to recommend medications for COPD treatment
  • Discuss the importance of counseling and educating patients regarding the proper use of inhalational devices

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Dennis Williams, PharmD
UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy


Brief Bio : Dennis M. Williams, PharmD, is Associate Professor of Pharmacotherapy in the School of Pharmacy, the University of North Carolina (UNC), at Chapel Hill. He is also a Clinical Specialist of pulmonary medicine at UNC Hospitals. Dr. Williams earned his pharmacy degree at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy in Lexington, where he received his Doctorate of Pharmacy degree in 1981. He is board certified in pharmacotherapy practice and is a certified asthma educator. Dr. Williams is a member of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the American Pharmaceutical Association, the North Carolina Association of Pharmacists, and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy, among others. He has served on the Joint Committee of the American Pharmacists Association and American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, and as a consultant to the Orange County Health Department and the Health Sciences Consortium. He has been a co-investigator or principal investigator in numerous research trials. His work has been published in many medical publications and journals, among them The Journal of Asthma, the Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association, the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, and the Pharmaceutical Development and Technology. Dr. Williams is a member of the editorial advisory boards for Asthma and Allergies and the Journal of Pharmacy Practice and is a reviewer for the American Journal of Managed Care, the American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy, and Clinical Pharmacy, among others. He has also lectured widely on the topics of asthma, inhalation therapies, and effective patient education.

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-230-L01-P/T
Date: 08/25/19
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC
   

   

Objectives

  • Identify efficient strategies for eliciting and evoking change in patients interested in tobacco cessation.
  • Select and implement alternative drug therapy strategies for patients unsuccessful with tobacco cessation monotherapy.
  • Describe patient education and monitoring strategies to improve success rates with tobacco cessation intervention.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Peter Koval, PharmD, BCPS, CPP
Director of Pharmacy Education, Greensboro Area Health Education Center


Brief Bio : Dr. Koval received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Campbell University School of Pharmacy in May 1994. Following graduation he completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency at the Moses H. Cone Health System in Greensboro, North Carolina then completed a second year of Primary Care residency training in St. Louis, Missouri. He returned to Greensboro in 1996. His current title is Associate Professor of Clinical Education University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy. He is Director of Pharmacy Education with the Greensboro Area Health Education Center (AHEC), and his practice site is the Cone Health Family Medicine Residency Program. He enjoys precepting PGY-1 pharmacy residents from the Moses Cone Health System. His practice includes a variety of chronic disease management including smoking cessation. Dr. Koval has been Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy since 1998 and currently serves on the Board of Pharmacy Specialties Board.

Activity Number

0046-0000-19-231-L04-P
Date: 08/25/19
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Holiday Inn - Wrightsville Beach, NC