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Pediatric CE Series 2017 (Technicians)


Date: Mar 3, 2018 08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Fee

$50.00

CE Hours

6.00

CE Units

0.600

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
The University of South Carolina College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Co-Sponsor(s)

Palmetto Health

Requirements for CE Credit

To claim credit, participants must sign-in at the beginning of the day and attend the entire program. No partial credit or credit for selected sessions will be issued. Participants must complete online evaluations (providing their correct NABP e-profile number and day/month of birth) in order to have credit reported to the NABP CPE Monitor. Evaluations should be completed and credit claimed within 30 days of the live program to ensure transmission to the NABP CPE Monitor. The NABP CPE Monitor will not accept any credit claimed and transmitted greater than 60 days from the date of the live program.

 

 

 

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Review differences between a medication allergy, sensitivity, and side effect..
  2. List types of allergic reactions according to severity.
  3. Identify some of the most common medication cross-sensitivities.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Terra Varner
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-136-L01-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Discuss the history, epidemiology, causes, symptoms and diagnosis of rabies virus.
  2. Identify the role pharmaceuticals play in prevention of rabies virus.
  3. Recognize treatments appropriate for a patient exposed to rabies virus.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Caitlin Lozorak, PharmD

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-137-L01-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Define medication errors and classify them in their appropriate category (ie. Prescribing, wrong dosage, wrong drug).
  2. Identify common causes of medication errors including ambiguous strength designations, inaccurate dosage calculations, and labeling errors.
  3. Identify strategies to reduce medication errors.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Rashanda Robertson, PharmD, BCPS
Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-142-L05-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Describe the technician's role in the appropriate preparation of traditional chemotherapy agents.
  2. Evaluate the adverse drug reactions and contraindications for chemotherapeutic agents.
  3. Identify ongoing advances in oncology related to targeted chemotherapy agents.
  4. Recognize the differences in traditional and targeted chemotherapy agents related to preparation and administration.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Courtney Meade, PharmD
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident, Palmetto Health

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-143-L01-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify common dermatologic ailments.
  2. Discover which dermatologic diseases commonly occur in children.
  3. Discuss rate skin diseases that may present in childhood.
  4. Identify and discuss the treatments and prognoses for the diseases discussed.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Steven Frazier, PharmD
Lead Pharmacist/Supervisor, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-144-L01-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM

CE Hours

1.00
   

   

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
  1. Identify symptoms and prevalence of ITP
  2. Recognize the differences between acute and chronic ITP
  3. List some medication options appropriate to treat ITP

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Shannon DeRienzo
Clinical Pharmacist, Hematology/Oncology, Palmetto Health Children's Hospital

Activity Number

0062-9999-17-141-L01-T
Date: 03/03/18
Time: 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM

CE Hours

1.00