October 26th – Pulmonary Therapeutics

“Pulmonary Therapeutics Inhalation Medication Therapy”

 

When:  Thursday, October 26, 2017

Where:  Cascio’s Steakhouse, 1620 South 10th Street, Omaha, Nebraska

Speaker:   Mark Malesker, Pharm.D., FCCP, FCCP, FCCM, FASHP, BCPS; Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Medicine Creighton University

Evening Schedule      6:30 PM Registration

7:00 PM    Dinner Program

7:50 PM    SIPA Announcements

8:00 PM    Activity “Pulmonary Therapeutics”

9:00 PM    Adjourn

 

Fee:  SIPA Members:  No charge

SIPA Non-Members:  $20.00

 

Activity Information:  “Pulmonary Therapeutics Inhalation Medication Therapy” is approved for 1.0 contact hour of pharmacy continuing education through the Collaborative Education Institute.  The Collaborative Education Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmaceutical education. The ACPE numbers for this program are ACPE# 0107-9999-17-217-L01-P and ACPE # 0107-9999-17-217-L01-T.  Participants will receive their online CE Statement immediately upon completion of the online program evaluation which is accessible to participants following the activity.

Type of Activity:  Knowledge based

Who should attend:  Practicing and retired pharmacists, students, and technicians

Program objectives for pharmacists (objectives for technicians are on the next page)

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Identify currently available inhalation therapies for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  2. List the current types of inhalation devices
  3. Identify resources for correct inhaler technique
  4. Recognize the specific instructions for optimal use of each product
  5. Describe the role of the pharmacist with prescribed inhalers

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Please RSVP by Monday, October 23, 2017, by clicking on the following link and completing the required information:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2X53ZFW