COVID-19 Investigational Therapies and Pharmacogenetics

October 27, 2020

A new disease leads to new questions and problems. The lack of understanding/experience will be addressed through investigational discoveries.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Review investigational therapies for SARS-CoV-2 and their relation to pharmacogenetics
  2. Investigate the role of G6PD deficiency with hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine use
  3. Identify the related supportive therapies for SARS-CoV-2

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Review investigational therapies for SARS-CoV-2 and their relation to pharmacogenetics
  2. Recognize supportive care medications available to be dispensed outpatient
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
10/27/2020
Course expires: 
12/10/2020
Event starts: 
10/27/2020 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
10/27/2020 - 2:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Live via webinar
United States
Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenters have nothing to disclose
 
Planning committee members
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Consulting Director, Pharmacy
Vizient
 
Jackie Stokes, BS
Manager, Pharmacy Program
Vizient
 
Course reviewer
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Consulting Director, Pharmacy
Vizient
 
Presenter
Amanda Elchynski, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacogenetics Fellow
Center for Pharmacogenetics and Precision Medicine
Department of Pharmacology and Translational Research
University of Florida | College of Pharmacy
Joint Accreditation Statement:
 
In support of improving patient care, Vizient, Inc. is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
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Designation Statements:
 
PHARMACY
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-188-L01-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-188-L01-T
 
CEU
Vizient, Inc. will award CEUs to each participant who successfully completes this program. The CEU is a nationally recognized unit of measure for continuing education and training programs that meet certain criteria (1 contact hour = 0.1 CEU).

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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