A Tale of Two Institutions’ Biosimilar Experiences

October 12, 2020

The educational program will provide resources and updated strategies for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians on best practices for the management of biosimilars within their institutions.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

Pharmacist learning objectives

  1. Discuss strategies to overcome barriers to biosimilar adoption
  2. Summarize biosimilar safety considerations
  3. Discuss revenue enhancement through biosimilar selection

Pharmacy technician learning objectives

  1. Describe the operational impact of biosimilar selection
  2. Review patient support resources for biosimilar therapy

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.00 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
  • 1.00 General CEU – Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
10/12/2020 - 1:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
10/12/2020 - 2:00pm CDT
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships: Planning committee members and presenter have nothing to disclose

Planning committee members
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCSCP
Clinical Pharmacy Director
Gretchen Brummel, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Executive Director
Stacy Lauderdale, PharmD, BCPS
Senior Director, Drug Information
Course reviewer
Katrina Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, DPLA
Clinical Pharmacy Director
Molly Billstein Leber, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP
Associate Director, Drug Use Policy and Formulary Management
Yale New Haven Health System
Richard Justik, PharmD
Pharmacy Manager
INTEGRIS Cancer Institute
Steven Lucio, PharmD, BCPS (moderator)
Senior Principal
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.
Designation Statements:
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.00 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-181-L01-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-181-L01-T
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


Please login or register to take this course.