WPE 2019 CE Session Handouts

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Friday, April 12

9:45 am – 11:00 am

  • Persisting Through Resistance: Treatment Strategies for Patients with Severe Insulin Resistance
  • Pharmacy Laws Update
  • Save A Life: Suicide Prevention in the Community

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm 

  • The First Responder Pharmacist
  • Marijuana (THC and CBD): Pharmacology, Regulation, and Pharmacy Considerations
  • Under Pressure: Examining the 2017 Hypertension Guidelines with a Grain of Salt
  • Using CURES to Combat Prescription Drug Misuse/Abuse Food and Supplements

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm 

  • A Look at Nutrients in Today’s Patient-Centered, Shared Decision-Making Pharmacy Practice
  • Beyond the Basics—Updates in Smoking Cessation
  • Furnishing Medications for the Older Traveler: Identifying and Assessing Potential Adverse Drug Experiences
  • Providing Drugs for “Office Use” – Avoiding Regulatory Pitfalls

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm 

  • Crucial Conversation: Engaging Patients in Conversation About Tapering Off Opioids and Benzodiazepines
  • Immunization Update 2019
  • Implementation of an At-Home Medication Safety for Seniors: Findings and Lessons
  • “Oops!” What’s new in Emergency Contraception


Saturday, April 13

9:30 am – 10:45 am

  • A New Era Beyond Statins: Novel Approaches through Lipid and Inflammation Management
  • I got my APh – Now What?
  • Isn’t it legal? Updates in Medical Marijuana
  • Tech Companies Are Shaping The Next-Generation of Pharmacy Practice. Are you ready to evolve?

10:45 am – 12:00 pm 

  • Functional Medicine for Pharmacists
  • Long Term Care Pharmacy Regulatory Compliance
  • Supportive Care of Cancer Patient
  • When Your Patient Has Fur: A Pharmacist’s Primer on Veterinary Patients


Sunday, April 14

9:00 am – 10:15 am

  • APPE Readiness: Applying the Pharmacist Patient Care Process
  • Buidling and Leading an Inspired Pharmacy Team
  • “Getting to Zero”
  • Managed Care 101: Quality Healthcare Measures
  • New Drug Approvals #NoFOMO
  • The Future of Pharmacy

10:30 am – 11:45 am

  • Distinguish Yourself: Developing Your Personal & Professional Brand
  • Enforcement Actions by BOP, DEA and FDA
  • Hot Topics in Compounding
  • Managed Care 101: A Health Plan’s Role in Formulary & Benefit Design Development, Prior Authorizations and Appeals
  • Pharmacist and Naloxone
  • Unmask your inner impostor: Confronting impostor syndrome to advance your career