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September UNC Health System Pharmacy Resident CE Series (Live Webinars)


Due to concerns about the novel coronavirus, and consistent with ongoing efforts to reduce spread of the virus, attendance for these CE sessions will be WEBINAR ONLY.  Please see instructions below for registration.
 
PLEASE FOLLOW THE STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS BELOW – DO NOT SKIP STEPS!
 
STEP 1:  SIGN INTO YOUR ACCOUNT AND REGISTER FOR EACH SESSION YOU WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND
** If you do not register for the CE at this link, you will not be able to access the evaluations to earn credit
** EVERYONE must register BEFORE the session date. NO NEW REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ADDED AFTER THE PROGRAM DATE
** You will receive an email confirming your registration at the email address provided – if you do not receive a confirmation email, try to register again
**New sessions may be added throughout the month, so do not assume you are automatically registered for all sessions.
 
STEP 2:  AFTER SUCCESSFULLY REGISTERING ON THIS SITE - AT THE TIME OF THE PROGRAM, EXPAND THE MODULE AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE AND CLICK THE WEBEX LINK.
The Link will not be emailed to you. It can only be found on this page.
** submit your contact information
 
STEP 3:  Collect the presenter code for each of the CEs that you attend
** EVERYONE will need the presenter codes to access evaluations and earn CE credit
 
STEP 4:  You will receive an automated email to log in and complete evaluations
** Evaluations must be completed within 60 days of the CE session
** You will need the presenter codes to access each evaluation
** Evaluations MUST be completed within 60 days of the program date to earn CE credit!

Date: Sep 1, 2022 01:00 AM - Sep 30, 2022 11:55 AM

CE Hours

4.50

CE Units

0.450

Registration closes on Sep 30, 2022 12:00 AM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

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**
 
PAYMENT 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**

Co-Sponsor(s)

UNC Health System

Support/Credits

 
 
 
Cancelations: Cancelations must be received in writing/email to the Office of Continuing Education at least 48 hours prior to start date to receive a full refund. No refunds will be given within 48 hours of the start date.
 
 
IMPORTANT: UNC HEALTH SYSTEM EMPLOYEES AND UNC ESHELMAN SCHOOL OF PHARMACY STUDENTS ONLY
 
UNC Health System Employees and ESOP Students are able to attend this Resident Series at no charge to them. If you are a Health System Employee or Student please follow the steps below. This only applies to this series. Other UNC ESOP CE programs are available to register at the fee listed on that page.
  1. UNC Health System Employees and UNC ESOP Students should register using your UNC email address. UNC Employees - please select your employment location during the registration process. UNC Students - please respond "Yes" to the "Are you a UNC Student" question.
  2. Select the “Check” payment method on the registration page. Your employment will be verified prior to credit being uploaded

 

 

 

   

This presentation will provide pharmacists a brief review on the prevalence of opioid use and opioid overdose prevention strategies in the United States with a focus on fentanyl test strips as a harm reduction strategy. The potential role of pharmacists in FTS distribution and anticipated barriers will be discussed.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Describe the types of overdose prevention strategies that exist and be able to provide examples
  • Illustrate the role of fentanyl test strips as a harm reduction strategy and examine the role of the pharmacist in their use

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Elizabeth Tinoco, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-174-L05-P
Date: 09/01/22
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

0.50
   

   

This presentation will provide participants with a summary of current challenges facing the clinical pharmacist workforce and the driving factors in premature clinical pharmacist attrition. This session will also address potential interventions to promote clinical pharmacist retention, job satisfaction, and professional development.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Describe current pharmacist workforce trends
  • Recognize contributing factors to premature clinical pharmacist attrition
  • Discuss potential interventions to promote clinical pharmacist retention

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kathrine Donnowitz, PharmD
PGY-1 Pharmacy Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-166-L04-P
Date: 09/01/22
Time: 12:30 PM - 01:00 PM

CE Hours

0.50
   

 

   

Artificial intelligence (AI) is a frequent buzz-word in pharmacy practice but is poorly understood by many pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. This session will help to define what AI actually is and where we are in its development so pharmacists can recognize its strengths and limitations as it further enters practice.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Define artificial intelligence as it relates to pharmacy practice
  • Identify tasks artificial intelligence is well-suited to complete
  • Recognize gaps in artificial intelligence and areas of future development

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Killian Rodgers, PharmD
Leadership Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-178-L01-P
Date: 09/08/22
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

0.50

Location

Online
   

   

This session will provide pharmacists an overview of "hospital-at-home" as well as describe the rationale and evidence surrounding the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Acute Hospital Care at Home (AHCaH) program.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Define “hospital at home” and the key features of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acute Hospital Care at Home (AHCaH) Program
  • Describe the general structure of the AHCaH model and the program requirements
  • Identify the benefits and challenges associated with implementing an AHCaH program and opportunities for pharmacy to engage in an innovative acute care model

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Rebekah Placide, PharmD
PGY1 Health-System Pharmacy Administration & Leadership Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-179-L03-P
Date: 09/08/22
Time: 12:30 PM - 01:00 PM

CE Hours

0.50
   

 

   

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome is a rare, but serious adverse event that can quickly become life threatening if not appropriately identified and managed. This session will review common presentations of this disease state, compare and contrast NMS to other similar diseases, review the available drug literature for treatment options, and identify strategies for long term maintenance after resolution of NMS.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Discuss the background and pathophysiology of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (NMS)
  • Explain the challenges associated with the processs of diagnosis of NMS
  • Review the drug therapy options and associated literature for the treatment of NMS
  • Outline appropriate interventions for the long term management of psychiatric diseases after resolution of NMS

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Roxanne McKnight, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacotherapy Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-181-L01-P
Date: 09/15/22
Time: 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Location

Online
   

 

   

Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks are increasingly being performed by providers in emergency departments and represent a novel approach to pain management to minimize the use of opioids. This session will discuss ultrasound-guided nerve blocks in the emergency department, focusing on literature supporting their use and practical considerations to be aware of, review commonly used local anesthetics and dosing in this setting, and discuss management of local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST). 
 
Meeting ID: 965 4271 5944
Passcode: 483935

Objectives

  • Explain the role of ultrasound-guided nerve blocks in the emergency department practice setting and patient populations that may benefit from their use
  • Differentiate the pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics, dosing, and adverse events of various local anesthetics used for ultrasound-guided nerve blocks in the emergency department
  • Discuss appropriate management of local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST)
  • Outline an appropriate therapeutic plan for a patient undergoing an ultrasound-guided nerve block in the emergency department based on patient specific factors

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Kyle Schuchter, PharmD
PGY-2 Emergency Medicine Pharmacy Resident

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-196-L01-P
Date: 09/29/22
Time: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

CE Hours

0.50

Fee

$5.00

Location

Online
   

 

   

The presentation will use non-small cell lung cancer as an example disease state to survey the field of precision medicine.  It will explore how individual tumor properties are identified and how the pharmacology of targeted therapies address these characteristics.  It will teach pharmacists how to verify the correct medications are being used for a targeted therapy by interpreting test results and comparing them with recommendations from commonly used tertirary resources.
 
Slides have been added to this module. You must first sign into your registered account to access that content.
 
 

Objectives

  • Discuss place in therapy for precision medicine in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)
  • Interpret results of molecular testing to individualize therapy in NSCLC
  • Relate driver mutations and mechanism of action of targeted therapies
  • Describe how to adjust a targeted therapeutic regimen to overcome acquired resistance
  • Discuss results of immunohistochemical testing to identify appropriate use of immunotherapies

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Daniel Tobben, PharmD

Activity Number

0046-9999-22-193-L01-P
Date: 09/30/22
Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$10.00

Location

Online