Vizient Consortium Pharmacy Network Meeting: Management

December 3, 2020

The activity will provide participants with knowledge, approaches, and ideas related to leadership, population health, regulations, communication, advocacy, technology, pharmacy practice, and pharmacy operations.  The knowledge, approaches, and ideas should be used by participants to compare to their individual practice sites and develop an action plan to improve their practices.  Additionally, the activity will encourage networking to develop relationships that can be used during and after the meeting to share experiences and provide mentorship in completion of action plans.

Target Audience

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians

Learning Objectives

  1. Review opportunities for pharmacists to advance pharmacy technician/intern practice and applicable standards (pharmacists)
  2. Review administration/management opportunities for technicians to advance pharmacy technician practice (pharmacy technicians)

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacy Technician
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
12/03/2020 - 12:30pm CST
Event ends: 
12/03/2020 - 2:00pm CST
Live via webinar
United States

Relevant financial relationships:

  • Sheila Takieddine’s spouse is employed by Procter and Gamble
  • Ashley Thompson will discuss off-label use of drugs
Planning committee members

Lam Nguyen, PharmD, MBA
Assistant Director
Oregon Health & Science University Healthcare

Rebecca Pettit, PharmD, MBA, BCPS, BCPPS, FCCP
Pediatric Pulmonary Clinical Pharmacist
Riley Hospital for Children Indiana University Health

Nancy Yam, PharmD, MHA, BCPS
Associate Chief of Pharmacy
UC San Diego

John Pastor, PharmD
Vice President of Operations, Acute Care Pharmacy & Respiratory Therapy
M Health Fairview

Sybil Thomas, PharmD, MBA
Senior Director, Pharmacy Member Connections

Course reviewer

Sybil Thomas, PharmD, MBA
Senior Director, Pharmacy Member Connections


Kate Perica, PharmD, BCPS
Pharmacy Transitions of Care Manager
UC Health University of Colorado Hospital
Kendall Gross, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP
Clinical Informatics and Outcomes Specialist
UCSF Medical Center
Ashley Thompson, PharmD
Clinical Services Supervisor
UCSF Medical Center
Christopher Hvisdas, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Ambulatory Care
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Sheila Takieddine, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Drug Policy Development
University of Cincinnati Medical Center


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 Statement:
Vizient, Inc. designates this activity for a maximum of 1.50 ACPE credit hours.
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-210-L04-P
Universal Activity Number: JA0006103-0000-20-210-L04-T

Available Credit

  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacist
  • 1.50 ACPE Pharmacy Technician


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