New Drug Update Home Study
This course in a video recording of an annual lecture from the live UT Austin Pharmacy Practice Seminar that took place in September, 2013 in Austin, TX. The activity is designed to provide relevant clinical and practice information to pharmacists and technicians interested in staying abreast of new drug information as well as refreshing their current knowledge base.
This course is designed for pharmacists or technicians with any practice background.
This course is presented in a lecture format, available via MP3 audio files, and is accompanied by PDFs of the presenter's PowerPoint slides. A post-test and program evaluation will be completed after reviewing the content of each presentation. The post-test and evaluation must be completed BEFORE August 1, 2015.
This activity was recorded at the 61th annual Pharmacy Practice Seminar, September 24-25, 2013 at the Double Tree Austin.
Pharmacist Learning Objective:
- Describe the pharmacology, adverse effects, drug interactions, therapeutic uses and dosing of selected prescription drugs recently marketed.
Technician Learning Objective:
- Recognize the therapeutic uses of selected prescription drugs recently marketed.
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for up to 0.125 CEUs (1.25 contact hours) of continuing education credit. In order to receive 1.5 contact hours of continuing education credit, the participant must review the recorded lectures and accompanying slides, then complete the post-test and evaluation before August 1, 2015. A score of 70% or better must be received on the post-test. Continuing education credit statements will be downloadable via CPE Monitor upon successful completion of the course requirements (please allow 3-5 business days).
Universal Activity Number:
1.25 contact hours, 0.125 CEUs
This is a knowledge-based activity.