ASHP House of Delegates Update & The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy

  • Tuesday, May 29, 2018
  • 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • The Isle Brewers Guild, 461 Main St, Pawtucket, RI 02860
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ASHP House of Delegates Update & 

The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

2.0 Contact Hours (0.2 CEUs)

May 29, 2018

The Isle Brewers Guild

461 Main St, Pawtucket, RI 02860

Topics:

“ASHP House of Delegates Update”
Shannon Baker, PharmD & Karen Nolan RPh 

“The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy”
Linda Nelson, PharmD, BCCCP, FASHP

Program Agenda:
5:00 PM Registration
5:45 PM Dinner Buffet Begins
6:00 PM ASHP House of Delegates Update
7:00 PM Coffee Break
7:10 PM The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy
8:10 PM Closing Remarks

Members $25.00
Non-Members:  $50.00
Please register on-line only. Please do not mail in registrations. Fees are payable at sign-in or online via Paypal Online:http://www.rishp.org. Refund requests must be made by written request and are at the discretion of the RISHP Board of Directors.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this learning activity, pharmacist participants will be able to:

ASHP House of Delegates Update  UAN 0060-9999-18-033-L03-P (Pharmacy Law)

  • Describe various stages of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) policy making process
  • Explain what happens at the Regional Delegate Conferences (RDC)
  • List two policies being voted on at the 2018 ASHP Summer Meeting.

The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy  UAN 0060-9999-18-034-L05-P (Patient Safety)

  • Describe the impact of a penicillin allergy label on the long-term patient health consequences.
  • Identify the types of allergic reactions that might be triggered by a penicillin derivative.
  • Explain the significance of the R1 side chain moiety on a b-lactam antibiotic.
  • Discuss the interpretation of penicillin skin test results.
    Upon completion of this learning activity, technician participants will be able to:

    ASHP House of Delegates Update  UAN 0060-9999-18-033-L03-T (Pharmacy Law)

    • Describe various stages of the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) policy making process
    • Explain what happens at the Regional Delegate Conferences (RDC)
    • List two policies being voted on at the 2018 ASHP Summer Meeting.

    The Wisdom of Yogi Berra and Penicillin Allergy  UAN 0060-9999-18-034-L05-T (Patient Safety)

    • Describe the impact of a penicillin allergy label on the long-term patient health consequences.
    • Identify the types of allergic reactions that might be triggered by a penicillin derivative.
    • Discuss how an amplified allergy history can improve clinical decision making and antibiotic selection..

    The University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This is a knowledge-based educational activity. Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will receive 2.0 contact hours (0.20 ceus) for the educational activity.

    REQUIREMENTS FOR CE CREDIT
    A program evaluation must be completed at www.uripharmacycpd.org within 60 days of the live program date in order to receive CE credit. CE credit will be transferred to the CPE Monitor upon successful completion of the program evaluation. Transfer of CE credit should be verified at mycpemonitor.net where CE statements are available to print. Please refer to the evaluation instructions that follow for completing program evaluations and reporting CE credit.

    Financial support provided by the Rhode Island Society of Health-System Pharmacists







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