CE Sessions

View the continuing education sessions offered at Western Pharmacy Exchange below. Click on the session title for more information!

*subject to change without prior notice.



 General Progamming  Pharmacist Programming
 Pharmacist & Student  Student Programming
 Technician Programming


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12apr8:30 am9:30 amGeneral Session Keynote (non CE)Keynote8:30 am - 9:30 am

12apr9:45 am11:00 amPersisting through resistance: Treatment strategies for patients with severe insulin resistanceApplication-based9:45 am - 11:00 am Presented by: Rory Kim, PharmD, MACM, BCACP; Carla Blieden, PharmD, MPH, AAHIVP; Michelle Chu, PharmD, BCACP

12apr9:45 am11:00 am2019 Law UpdateKnowledge-based9:45 am - 11:00 am Presented by: Tony Park, Pharm.D., J.D.

12apr9:45 am11:00 amSave A Life: Suicide Prevention in the Community9:45 am - 11:00 am Presented by: Lisa Goldstone, MS, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP; Richard Dang, PharmD, APh, BCACP; William Lu, PharmD

12apr12:15 pm1:30 pmUnder Pressure: Examining the 2017 Hypertension Guidelines with a Grain of SaltKnowledge-based12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Presented by: Crystal Zhou, PharmD

12apr12:15 pm1:30 pmThe First Responder PharmacistApplication-based12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Presented by: Clifford Young, RPh, BCGP, FCPhA

12apr12:15 pm1:30 pmMarijuana (THC and CBD): Pharmacology, Regulation, and Pharmacy ConsiderationsKnowledge-based12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Presented by: Thomas Kupiec, PhD

12apr12:15 pm1:30 pmInflammation and Autoimmunity: Influence of Food and SupplementsKnowledge-based12:15 pm - 1:30 pm Presented by: Cynthia Lieu, Pharm.D., BCNSP; Xenia Madera, PharmD

12apr1:30 pm2:45 pmFurnishing Medications for the Older Traveler: Identifying and Assessing Potential Adverse Drug ExperiencesKnowledge-based1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Presented by: Karl Hess, PharmD, APh, CTH, FCPhA; Derek Evans, FRPharmS, FRGS, MPSI, MFTM RCP

12apr1:30 pm2:45 pmProviding Drugs for “Office Use” – Avoiding Regulatory PitfallsKnowledge-based1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Presented by: Ivan Petrzelka, PharmD, JD, MBA

12apr1:30 pm2:45 pmBeyond the Basics—Updates in Smoking CessationApplication-based1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Presented by: Robin Corelli, PharmD; Lisa Kroon, PharmD

12apr1:30 pm2:45 pmA Look at Nutrients in Today's Patient-Centered, Shared Decision-Making Pharmacy PracticeKnowledge-based1:30 pm - 2:45 pm Presented by: Pam Tarlow, PharmD

12apr2:45 pm4:00 pmCrucial Conversation: Engaging Patients in Conversation About Tapering Off Opioids and BenzodiazepinesApplication-based2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Presented by: Tania Gregorian, PharmD; Melissa Durham, PharmD, APh,MACM, BCACP, DAIPM

12apr2:45 pm4:00 pm“Oops!” What’s new in Emergency Contraception2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Presented by: Kathleen Besinque; Sarah McBane, PharmD, CDE, BCPS, FCCP, FCPhA

12apr2:45 pm4:00 pmImplementation of an At-Home Medication Safety for Seniors: Findings and LessonsApplication-based2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Presented by: Marsha Meyer, Pharm D, BCGP, CGCM

12apr2:45 pm4:00 pmImmunization Update 2019Application-based2:45 pm - 4:00 pm Presented by: Richard Dang, PharmD, APh, BCACP; Keri Hurley-Kim, PharmD, MPH; Edith Mirzaian, PharmD, BCACP