Southern California CE Program: Breakfast/Lunch Symposium
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8/19/2018
When: Sunday, August 19, 2018
8am - 1:30pm
Where: Maggianos Little Italy, The Grove
189 The Grove Drive
Los Angeles, California  90036
United States

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The Southern California Society of Health-System Pharmacists invites you to attend an accredited CE Breakfast/ Lunch Program on Sunday morning August 19th.

Sunday August 19th Maggianos Little Italy, The Grove

189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles , CA 90036

8AM – 9AM Registration, Breakfast, Exhibits

9AM – 10AM Basics of Immuno-Oncology Therapy

10AM – 11AM End of Life Options Act – The Pharmacist’s Role in ‘Assisted Suicide’

11:AM – 11:10AM Break

11:15AM - 12:15PM Bending the Opioid Overdose Crises Curve- A Multimodal Approach for Safer & Appropriate Prescribing Initiatives

12:15PM - 1:30PM Lunch

 

RSVP via  e-vite - You should recieve an e-vite following this e-mail.

If you have problems using e-vite to RSVP contact Kent Meilich at kentmeilich@gmail.com 

Free for SCSHP Members; $60 for Non-members.

This activity is eligible for ACPE credit: See final CPE activity announcement for specific detalis.  

 

Program Information

Ed Unikel Pharm.D. Kaiser Los Angeles Medical Center End of Life Options Act – The Pharmacist’s Role in ‘Assisted Suicide’

Goal Statement: To provide current information regarding the State Law legalizing medication prescribing to hasten patient death – The End of Life Options Act (ELO)

Learning Objectives

Participants will understand the social framework for state action that legalizes “Physician Assisted Suicide (PAS)”

Participants will appreciate common ethical concerns raised by PAS

Participants will be able to define the role(s) played by pharmacists in provide “end of life medications.”

Participants will understand the lingering challenges potentially impacting ELO.

Becky Natali Pharm.D.                                                                                                                              Basiics of Immuno-Oncology Therapy

Goal Statement: To provide current information on the role of Immuno-Oncology Therapy

Learning Objectives:

Understand the mechanism of action of current and future oncology medications. Discuss the role of immunotherapy in cancer patients. Identify and manage immunotherapy-related toxicities. Explain mechanisms of action cancer cells use to evade the immune system. Review the use of clinical biomarkers in optimizing immunotherapy.

Patricia Gray Pharm.D. Kaiser Fontana Medical Center Bending the Opioid Overdose Crises Curve- A Multimodal Approach for Safer & Appropriate Prescribing Initiatives

Goal Statement: Participants will be provided with up to date knowledge on the national and California opioid crises and the correlation with opioid related overdoses and death. In addition, several multimodal initiatives that can be implemented by pharmacists and technicians working in the ambulatory and acute hospital setting will be shared.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will be able to outline 10 core strategies of a safe and appropriate opioid prescribing program 2. Participants will have knowledge of the most recent National and California statistics related to opioid utilization and the correlation with opioid related deaths 3. Participants will be able to implement multimodal ambulatory and acute hospital initiatives to bend the opioid crises curve, to manage acute 4. Participants will be able to identify pharmacist and pharmacy technician roles in the implementation of multimodal strategies and initiatives to bend the opioid crises curve 

Contacts

California Society of Health-System Pharmacists
1314 H Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814
Office: (916) 447-1033
Fax: (916) 447-2396
Email: info@cshp.org
Hours: M-F 8:00am – 5:00pm

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