The 2020 Virtual PPS will offer a LIVE Broadcast on September 26- 27, 2020 (Saturday - Sunday). In addition, there are a variety of pre-recorded sessions that will be available On Demand starting September 24, 2020. Participants may customize their learning by completing as many of the available sessions as they wish (live and on-demand).
See below for the steps to participate in this virtual event.
Steps to Participate in 2020 Virtual PPS:
Register for the event - Use the Register Now button down below to log in and register for the event (If necessary, click "forgot password" to quickly retrieve login information). Once you have registered for the event, Bookmark this Event Site for future reference.
View program agenda - Use the downloadable agenda to view the schedule for the LIVE Broadcast on September 26-27.
Download the Zoom App & Create a FREE Zoom Account - Sometime before the LIVE Broadcast begins, download the Zoom App (choose Zoom Client for Meetings) and create a free Zoom account to ensure successful participation in this educational webinar event (downloading the app will ensure successful use of the Zoom webinar tools).
Log Back into this Event Site -When it is time to access the program, return to this bookmarked page and log in as follows:
Log in at the top right of this screen
On the page that follows, select "Access Content" (located in the PPS banner at the top of the page).
Due to the pandemic, CE office staff members are working remotely for their safety. Credit Card payments for registration are encouraged for faster registration confirmations.
An 80% refund will be issued for cancellation if participant notifies UT Continuing Pharmacy Education before September 1, 2020. If payment of registration was made by check, please allow up to 60 days for refund. Refunds will not be made for cancellations received after September 1, 2020.
Pharmacy Technicians (reduces Registration Fee to $50):virtualtech
UT Preceptors / Faculty / Residents / Graduate Students (reduces Registration Fee to $175):virtualfaculty
IMPORTANT NOTE: Invalid use of codes will result in canceled registration. Please verify use with UT CPE if you have any questions.
Sep 26, 2020 07:00 AM
Sep 27, 2020 04:50 AM
Registration closes on Sep 27, 2020 12:00 AM
Requirements for CE Credit
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 knowledge-based activity is approved for 9.25 hoursof LIVE continuing education credit and 16.75 hours of HOME STUDY continuing education credit. In order to receive CE credit, the participant must complete the virtual activity sessions (whether live or recorded) then complete the online evaluation that follows each accredited session. After an online evaluation is submitted, CE credit is transmitted directly to CPE Monitor within two weeks.
Important Note about LIVE CE Credit: Live CE credits will be awarded for completion of the LIVE BROADCAST for online evaluations that are submitted before October 4.
This Instructional session is an On Demand activity.
2020 Pharmacy Practice Seminar • Virtual Participation Instructions
Distinguish clinical features, diagnosis, and clinical monitoring tools for best-practice treatment of ADHD in child, adolescent, adult, and aging populations.
Appraise the current understanding of the efficacy and safety of ADHD treatments, workup, and the impact of comorbid disease states across the age spectrum.
Compare the current and near-horizon ADHD treatments (psychotherapy, nutritional, pharmacotherapy, and “video games”) with regard to mechanism of action, duration of activity, adverse effects, and cost.
Steven Pliszka, MD, M.D.
Professor and Chair of Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at S
Please ensure the computer system you plan to use meets the following minimum requirements:
Operating System: Windows 7 or higher, macOS Sierra (10.12) or higher
Internet Browser: Chrome 30 or higher, Firefox 27 or higher, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Safari 9 or higher
Internet connection: Cable, High-speed DSL, and any other medium that is internet accessible
Peripherals: Computer speakers or headphones Media Viewing Requirements: Adobe Reader, HTML5
The author(s) of this continuing education activity have made reasonable efforts to ensure that all information contained herein is accurate in accordance with the latest available scientific evidence at the time of publication. However, because information regarding medications, treatment guidelines, and other healthcare information is subject to constant change, the participant is advised to always confirm practice resources before applying any learned information in practice.Activities produced by UT Continuing Pharmacy Education are intended solely for purposes of supplementing health care professionals’ knowledge. The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy.