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64th Pharmacy Practice Seminar • 2016


Every September, we invite you to join over 500 pharmacists and pharmacy technicians for our annual CPE seminar. This year’s event will be held at the DoubleTree North Hotel in Austin, Texas on Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25, 2016.  The program provides participants with tools and knowledge that can be immediately applied to patient care upon return to practice. The seminar offers up to 15 contact hours of ACPE-accredited pharmacy continuing education.

Program provides tools and knowledge that can be immediately applied upon return to practice. The seminar offers up to 15 contact hours of ACPE accredited pharmacy continuing education.


**Pharmacy Technician Discount: This discount is for Pharmacy Tecnicians only. To receive the discount, while on the registration page, put the coupon code "technician" in the coupon box and press "apply coupon". Your fee will be adjusted.Only Pharmacy Technician credets can be awarded with use of this fee. 
***UT Preceptor / Faculty/ Residents / Graduate Student Discount: This discount is valid for currently appointed UT Austin College of Pharmacy preceptors, faculty, residents, and graduate students. To receive the discount, while on the registration page, put the coupon code "utfaculty" in the coupon box and press "apply coupon". Your fee will be adjusted. Please note: if not a UT faculty member or UT Austin Preceptor and code is used, registration will be canceled.
 

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  Don't forget to book your hotel room for PPS!  Hotels fill up early, so be sure to book early!

 

Date: Sep 24, 2016 07:00 AM - Sep 25, 2016 05:00 PM

Fee

$435.00

CE Hours

15.00

CE Units

1.500

Registration closes on Nov 01, 2016 09:00 AM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
 

Requirements for CE Credit

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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 two-day activity is approved for 1.5 CEUs (15 contact hours) of continuing education credit.  In order to receive 15 contact hours of CE credit, the participant must attend/participate in all sessions of the program, return their completed Record of Attendance Form at the conclusion of the program, and return to this website to complete the evaluation.

 
MUST COMPLETE CPE EVALUATIONS BY November 23, 2016, OR FORFIT CPE CREDIT
As of May 1, 2014, ACPE has placed a strict limit of 60 days to complete the CPE requirements for credit for all pharmacy continuing education programs.  
Pharmacists who fail to complete the requirements for credit for this program will forfit CPE credit for this activity.   Per rule set by ACPE, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy will not be able to process credit after the 60 day deadline, and will not be able to route credits to the NABP eProfiles. 
This includes error caused by incorrect NABP#'s and/or Date of Birth on you profile. Please ensure your information is correct and up-to-date prior to completing the evaluations.  It is up to the conference attendee to ensure their credits have been received. 

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Registration closes on Nov 01, 2016 at 09:00 AM

Registration Closed  

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Craig Cox, Pharm.D.
Associate Professor, Texas Tech University HSC School of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-028-L04-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 07:40 AM - 08:55 PM

CE Hours

1.25
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Identify patients who should begin HCV therapy
  • Review current data on efficacy of and resistance to HCV treatments
  • Develop effective treatment regimens for HCV
  • Describe side effect management of HCV treatments

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Imtiaz Alam, M.D., P.A.
Innovations in Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-029-L01-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 08:55 AM - 10:10 AM

CE Hours

1.25
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Examine Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and other advancements in HIV
  • Describe the most common drug regimens used for HIV.
  • Explain the importance of compliance with drug regimens.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Ben Walker, M.D.
Executive Director, Austin PrEP Access Project

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-030-L01-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

CE Hours

1.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the most common insect-transmitted infections/illnesses.
  • Summarize current guidelines for prevention of the most common insect-transmitted infections/illnesses.
  • List other options available for prevention

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jonathan MacClements, M.D., FAAFP
Family Practice - Seton Family of Doctors

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-031-L01-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 12:55 PM - 01:55 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Cite recent changes in pharmacy laws and rules and their impact on daily practice.
  • Critically discuss practice scenarios regarding Texas pharmacy laws and rules.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

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Gay Dodson, R.Ph.
Executive Director / Secretary , Texas State Board of Pharmacy

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-032-L03-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 01:55 PM - 02:25 PM

CE Hours

1.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Define pharmacogenomics and genetically engineered therapies.
  • Describe how pharmacogenomics and engineered therapies can be used in patient care.
  • Explain risks involved with the use of pharmacogenomics and engineered therapies.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Todd Knepper, PharmD
Personalized Cancer Medicine Fellow

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-033-L01-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 03:40 PM - 04:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • List the most prevalent threats to child safety.
  • Discuss the pharmacist’s potential role in protecting kids and keeping them safe.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Stewart Williams
Injury Prevention Advisor, Dell Children’s Hospital

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-034-L01-P/T
Date: 09/24/16
Time: 04:40 PM - 05:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration closes on Nov 01, 2016 at 09:00 AM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Identify the characteristics of gout.
  • List common causes of gout.
  • Describe treatment plans for acute and chronic gout.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Christopher Parker, D.O., FACP, FACR
Rheumatology Service, Austin Diagnostic Clinic

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-035-L01-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 08:10 AM - 09:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • List the qualities of true leaders.
  • Examine how to create a disciplined practice environment while avoiding a dictatorship.
  • Discuss how failure can become a pathway to success.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Tim Lautzenheiser
President, Attitude Concepts, Inc

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-036-L04-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 09:10 AM - 10:10 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the pharmacology, adverse effects, drug interactions, therapeutic uses and dosing of selected prescription drugs recently marketed.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

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Bryson Duhon, Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

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Laurajo Ryan, Pharm.D., MSc, BCPS, CDE
Clinical Associate Professor, UT Austin College of Pharmacy / UTHSCSA


Brief Bio : Ryan practices in the area of Adult Internal Medicine, primarily in the acute treatment of the hospitalized patient. Her principal interests include diabetes, nutrition and cirrhosis.

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-037-L01-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 10:25 AM - 11:55 AM

CE Hours

1.50
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the common responsibilities of a decentralized emergency department (ED) pharmacist.
  • Describe the common responsibilities of a decentralized operating room (OR) pharmacist.
  • Cite an example of a practical patient case for an ED pharmacist and an OR pharmacist.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Jennifer Frawley, Pharm.D.
South Austin Medical Center Pharmacy

Tricia Meyer, Pharm.D.
Director of Pharmacy, Scott & White Memorial Hospital

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-038-L04-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 12:40 PM - 01:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

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James A. Karboski, Pharm.D.
Clinical Associate Professor, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharm

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-039-L01-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 01:40 PM - 02:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed  

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Differentiate non-sterile compounding versus sterile compounding and review the current regulations.
  • Discuss the most frequently compounded medications and their indications.
  • Discuss reimbursement trends and hazards.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Dennis W. Song, RPh, CHC
Flower Mound Pharmacy

Activity Number

0067-0000-16-040-L01-P/T
Date: 09/25/16
Time: 02:40 PM - 03:40 PM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed