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End of Year Updates Webinar


The End of Year Updates Webinar will provide information on several different topics as we approach the end of 2020. This webinar will include three 1-hour sessions on the topics of Immunization Updates, Pharmacy Law Updates, and COVID-19 Updates. Participants can choose to register for a single topic or up to all three options. More topic details can be found by expanding the session module listed below.
 
Program Agenda
9a-10a: Immunization Update
10a-11:15a: Pharmacy Law Update
11:15a-12:15p: COVID-19 Update
 
Each session provides 1 hour of CPE credit. Individual sessions are $25 each. If you register for the entire program (all 3 topics) there is a discounted rate of $60. Webinar links will be provided closer to the program date.
 
 
Cancelation: If the Office of Continuing Education needs to cancel the program, participants will be fully refunded their registration fees. If the participant requests to cancel they may do so, but certain cancelation fees may apply. Cancel between 2 weeks and up to 48 hours prior to the live program will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be given for individuals who cancel less than 48 hours prior to the live program. Cancelations MUST be in writing (fax, mail or email).
 
Presentation Slides and Recording: Copies of the presentation slides will be available for participants to download under each course module. You must first sign into your registered account then expand the session module to access those materials. The program materials section has a link to the recoding.

Date: Dec 12, 2020 09:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Fee

$60.00

CE Hours

3.25

CE Units

0.325

Registration closes on Dec 12, 2020 10:00 PM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

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 approximately 2 to 3 weeks after the program and you have completed any needed requirements. **No partial credit will be available**

 

 

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Review state law with respect to immunizing pharmacists and pharmacy technicians
  • Discuss updates to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice (ACIP) recommendations for childhood, adolescent, and adult vaccines.
  • Identify vaccine-related resources available to immunizing pharmacists
  • Review proper immunization technique

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

0046-0000-20-379-L06-P/T
Date: 12/12/20
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$25.00

Location

Online
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Review key aspects of the STOP act relevant to pharmacy practice
  • Review new federal and state legislation relevant to the pharmacy practice
  • Review rule making by NCBOP 2019-2020
  • Review NCBOP's response to COVID-19 pandemic
  • Review Federal DHHS’ Declarations authorizing pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to immunize

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ellen Vick
Associate Executive Director, North Carolina Board of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0046-0000-20-382-L03-P/T
Date: 12/12/20
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

CE Hours

1.25

Fee

$25.00

Location

Online
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

This program provides a brief history around the pandemic, and addresses several topic areas related to COVID-19. These topics include the identification of risk factors for developing COVID-19, prevention strategies to share with patients, and potential roles of various medications and vaccines in the prevention/management of COVID-19.

Objectives

  • Describe the history, progression and impact of infection with SARS-CoV-2
  • Discuss the role of pharmacists in helping patients reduce the risks associated with the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Translate the evidence about the role of antivirals and other therapeutic agents in managing infection with SARS-CoV-2

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

0046-0000-20-204-L01-P/T
Date: 12/12/20
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$25.00

Location

Online
Registration Closed