CPPD Update Virtual Conference April 23rd 2022

WELCOME

This one-day virtual continuing professional development program is targeted to pharmacy professionals and all healthcare providers who wish to update their knowledge and skills. To view the trailer for this conference please click here  CPPD Update 2022 Virtual Conference Trailer

CONFERENCE LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

By the end of the program learners will be able to:

1. Summarize the evidence for use of old/new drugs for the treatment of cardiovascular disease and describe new and emerging concepts and terminology used in recent clinical trials.

2. Identify interventions that reduce hospitalizations and improve post discharge outcomes in children as well as discuss communication techniques/management tailored for pediatrics.

3. Describe objectives and principles of Opioid Stewardship, apply interventions in acute and chronic pain management, and summarize resources/tools for safe opioid prescribing.

4. Summarize the evidence of efficacy, associated harm, rate of inappropriate use, and a common prescribing cascade related to Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) as well as incorporate practical actions for optimal use.

5. Discuss the new standard of care and provincial guideline for Alcohol Use Disorder, determine limitations in accessing evidence-based support, and foster strategies in championing care.

 

SPEAKERS:

1. Dr. Dr. Ricky Turgeon BSc(Pharm), PharmD, ACPR - Topic: NEW CARDIOLOGY TRIALS AND TOOLS 

2. Dr. Shane Pawluk BSc(Pharm), PharmD, ACPR - Topic: PHARMACIST INTERVENTIONS TO IMPROVE OUTCOMES IN CHILDREN

3. Dr. Kseniya Chernushkin BSc(Pharm), PharmD, ACPR - Topic: ASYNCHRONOUS SESSION: OPIOID STEWARDSHIP

4. Dr. Aaron M. Tejani BSc(Pharm), PharmD, ACPR - Topic: PROTON PUMP INHIBITORS (PPIS): THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY

5. Dr. Mona Kwong BSc(Pharm), PharmD, MSc - Topic: CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF ALCOHOL USE DISORDER (AUD)

PROGRAM PROVIDERS

This conference is provided by the Division of Continuing Pharmacy Professional Development, UBC Faculty of Pharmaceutical
Sciences.

ACCREDITATION

The program has been approved for CE Credits using the Canadian Council for Continuing Education in Pharmacy (CCCEP) Accreditation Standards and Guidelines. BC File #: BC-2022-001. Credits: 5 CEUs

REGISTRATION

For full details on this conference and to register please click on the attatched pdf brochure and register by Wednesday, April 20th 2022

 

 

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