Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentristy in San Francisco
Program Topics
  • 2020 new law updates
  • ADHD
  • Depression treatments
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Infectious diseases
  • Medical cannabis
  • Migraine prevention
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Pain management
  • Pediatric immunization

Accreditation

Course Overview

This knowledge and application-based learning activity is designed to provide pharmacists with the most current information regarding new drugs and new indications for older drugs. Lecture topics have been selected to reflect major areas of advancement in clinical therapeutics. The target audience for this program are pharmacists in a variety of settings including outpatient clinical care, managed care, consulting and inpatient-based practice.

Pharmacists

ACPE 489 469The University of the Pacific, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program is accredited for pharmacists for a maximum of 15 hours of continuing education credit (1.5 CEU), all application-based and are numbered 0006-0000-19-021-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-022-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-023-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-024-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-025-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-027-L08-P, 0006-0000-19-028-L01-P, 0006-0000-19-029-L03-P, 0006-0000-19-030-L03-P, 0006-0000-19-031-L06-P, 0006-0000-20-001-L01-P.

To receive continuing education credit for this program, pharmacists must attend each of the program sessions, complete and turn in the program registration form with all proper codes issued to participants and evaluation form for each day prior to departing the conference. Statements of credit will be uploaded to participant NABP e-profiles via CPE Monitor within 30 days of completion of the program. Paper statements will not be mailed. These are ongoing programs with an initial release date of 03.27.2020.

Planning Committee

Nancy L. DeGuire, PharmD, Associate Dean for External Relations and Director for Postgraduate Professional Education, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific

Julio R. Lopez, PharmD, retired in June 2018 as Chief, Pharmacy Service, VANCHCS. He is Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF School of Pharmacy; Adjunct Professor, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific; and Adjunct Professor, Touro University College of Pharmacy

Linda L. Norton, PharmD, Professor and Department Chair, Pharmacy Practice; Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific

Staff

Dua Her, Director of External Relations and Professional Development, Office of External Relations, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific

Becky Perry, Alumni Relations Coordinator, Office of External Relations, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific


In accordance with ACPE policies, all Planning Committee members were required to complete a "Declaration of Disclosure-Conflict of Interest Statement" prior to this educational activity. All have indicated no relationship to disclose relating to the subject matter of these presentations.

Friday, March 27, 2020
Noon - 1 p.m. Registration with Light Refreshments
1 - 3 p.m.

Migraine Headaches: Update on the Pathophysiology, Clinical Presentation, Management and the Role of the Pharmacist
George DeMaagd, PharmD, BCPS
0006-0000-19-022-L01-P | 0.2 CEU

3 - 3:15 p.m.

Break

3:15 - 4:15 p.m. Immunization Updates for Pediatric Patients
Veronica T. Bandy, PharmD, MS, FCPhA, FCSHP, BCACP
0006-0000-19-031-L06-P | 0.1 CEU
4:15 - 4:30 p.m. Break
4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Surviving and Thriving with ADHD
Julie Ann Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP
0006-0000-19-024-L01-P | 0.1 CEU

 

Saturday, March 28, 2020
7 - 8 a.m. Registration with Continental Breakfast
8 - 9:30 a.m. 2020 New Pharmacy Laws Update
Tony J. Park, PharmD, JD
0006-0000-19-030-L03-P | 0.15 CEU
9:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Break

9:45 - 11:15 a.m.

How The Government Wants Pharmacists To Decline Controlled Substance Prescriptions
Tony Park, PharmD, JD
0006-0000-19-029-L03-P | 0.15 CEU

11:15 - 11:30 a.m.

Break

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Updates in Chronic Pain Management
Elizabeth Son, PharmD, PhD
0006-0000-19-027-L08-P | 0.1 CEU
12:30 - 1:45 p.m. Lunch on your own
1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Multiple Sclerosis Management and Treatment
Elina Melamed, MD
0006-0000-20-001-L01-P | 0.1 CEU

2:45 - 3 p.m. Break
3 - 5 p.m.

Review of the Top Papers in Infectious Diseases from 2018-2019
Hien H. Nguyen, MD, MAS
0006-0000-19-023-L01-P | 0.2 CEU

 

Sunday, March 29, 2020
7 - 8 a.m. Registration with Continental Breakfast
8 - 10 a.m. Current Advances in Depression Treatment
Kimberly A. Hoffmann, PharmD, APh, BCPP, BCGP
0006-0000-19-025-L01-P | 0.2 CEu
10 - 10:20 a.m. Break and Checkout
10:20 - 11:20 a.m. New Drugs in Select Gastrointestinal Disorders
Deepti Vyas, PharmD
0006-0000-19-021-L01-P | 0.1 CEU
11:20 - 11:30 a.m. Break
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Medical Cannabis - What Pharmacists Want to Know
Deborah Yurovich-Berlekamp, PharmD, BCPS
0006-0000-19-028-L01-P | 0.1 CEU
12:30 p.m. Drop off your Request for Continuing Education Credit prior to your departure.

Veronica T. Bandy, PharmD, MS, FCPhA, FCSHP, BCACP
Clinical Professor and Sacramento Regional Coordinator, Advanced Practice Pharmacy Experiential Program, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific

George DeMaagd, PharmD, BCPS
Professor of Pharmacy and Associate Dean of Academic Administration, Union University College of Pharmacy, Jackson, TN

Julie Ann Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences, University of Southern California School of Pharmacy and Keck School of Medicine; PGY2 Psychiatric Pharmacy Residency Program Director

Kimberly A. Hoffmann PharmD, APh, BCPP, BCGP
Clinical Professor and Bakersfield Regional Coordinator, Advanced Practice Pharmacy Experiential Program, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific

Elina Melamed, MD
Staff Neurologist, VA Northern California Health Care System; Regional Director, Multiple Sclerosis Centers of Excellence; Volunteer Clinical Faculty, UC Davis Medical Center

Hien H. Nguyen, MD, MAS
Section Chief, Infectious Diseases, VA Northern California Health Care System; Professor of Medicine and Vice Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, UC Davis Health

Tony J. Park, PharmD, JD
Principal Attorney at CPL-California Pharmacy Lawyers; General Counsel for California Pharmacists Association; Legal Counsel for California Korean-American Pharmacists Association; Pharmacy Law and Ethics Professor, Western University, University of the Pacific, and Chapman University

Elizabeth Son, PharmD, PhD
Pain Management Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, San Francisco VA Health Care System

Deborah Yurovich-Berlekamp, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, The University of Findlay College of Pharmacy

Deepti Vyas, PharmD
Associate Professor, Director of Interprofessional Education and Instructional Design, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy, University of the Pacific


In accordance with ACPE policies, all speakers were required to complete a "Declaration of Disclosure-Conflict of Interest Statement" prior to this educational activity. All have indicated they either have no relationship to disclose relating to the subject matter of their presentation or any conflicts were resolved using industry standard best practices. Please refer to each session's materials for conflict disclosures.