ACPE Number: 0204-0000-12-955-H01-P
Application-based: 1.0 Credit Hour
Release Date: 7/15/2012
Expiration Date: 7/15/2015
Let ASHP’s new online core therapeutic modules help you prepare for any Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) examination. Get comprehensive, practical guidance for topics in men’s health, including benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction, prevention/screening, and health promotion, as well as practice exam questions and references to helpful study resources. This activity is available July 15, 2012 through July 15, 2015.
Featured topics in this online CE activity include:
- Identifying health screening for prostate cancer and osteoporosis in men.
- Determining the most appropriate treatment and monitoring based on patient-specific information and the most current guidelines for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction.
- Discussing complementary therapies for benign prostatic hyperplasia and erectile dysfunction.
Led by therapeutic experts, each of the 14 modules (ranging from 1 to 2 hours in length) can be completed consecutively or individually in any order. The online format offers the convenience of studying at your own pace.
Included with this online course are complementary study resources including a practice exam and access to a virtual study group for a truly interactive experience.
Accreditation for Pharmacists
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity provides 1 hour (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit (ACPE activity #0204-0000-12-955-H01-P).
Methods and Format
This activity is one of 14 modules in this series and can be completed consecutively or individually in any order. This online activity consists of audio and slides for one presentation, an attestation statement, and activity evaluation. Participants must view the entire presentation, complete the attestation statement and course evaluation to receive continuing pharmacy education credit. Participants may print their official statements of continuing pharmacy education credit immediately. The estimated time to complete this activity is 1 hour.
This activity is intended for pharmacy practitioners who are seeking to update their knowledge and skills commensurate with a board certification examination.
The purpose of this activity is to help participants prepare for a Board of Pharmacy Specialty (BPS) examination by providing a review of pertinent topics, practice of required skills and references to helpful study resources. Faculty will discuss therapeutic management of issues and provide resources on the disease state. The activity will assist the participant identify areas needed for in-depth review.
After participating in this application-based educational activity, participants should be able to
- Identify health screening for prostate cancer and osteoporosis in men.
- Determine the most appropriate treatment and monitoring based on patient-specific information and the most current guidelines for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia, prostate cancer and erectile dysfunction.
- Discuss complementary therapies for benign prostatic hyperplasia and erectile dysfunction.
Tim Brown, Pharm.D., BCACP
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Director of Clinical Pharmacotherapy in Family Medicine
Akron General Medical Center
Dr. Brown is employed by Akron General Medical Center’s Department of Pharmacy and acts as a pharmacotherapy specialist in the family medicine residency program. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Campbell University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences with residency training at the Medical College of Virginia Hospitals. His current practice is based within a family medicine residency program where he also acts as a preceptor for pharmacy and medical students from across the country. He is also Professor at Northeast Ohio Medical University. He received the Golden Apple Teacher of the Year Award multiple times from the Department of Family Medicine and was also awarded the William C. Kelly Safety Leadership Award by the Ohio Hospital Association. Dr. Brown is also a board certified ambulatory care pharmacist.
Dr. Brown also serves on the boards of the Ohio Patient Safety Institute and is currently the President of the board of directors’ for Project Learn of Summit County. He has been active with the creation of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and ASHP Foundation’s Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative (PPMI). He attended the PPMI inaugural session and subsequent planning sessions for implementation of the model into ambulatory care practice. Dr. Brown is the ambulatory care representative on the PPMI implementation committee and works with other section leaders to educate ASHP membership. Dr. Brown is the co-editor of the book, Building a Successful Ambulatory Care Practice: A Complete Guide for Pharmacists. In addition, Dr. Brown is also a past president of the Ohio Society of Health-System Pharmacists and is currently the Vice Chair of the membership and marketing SAG of the Section for Ambulatory Care Practitioners for ASHP.
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s Standards for Commercial Support and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education’s Guidelines for Standards for Commercial Support, ASHP requires that all individuals involved in the development of activity content disclose their relevant financial relationships. A person has a relevant financial relationship if the individual or his or her spouse/partner has a financial relationship (e.g., employee, consultant, research grant recipient, speakers bureau, or stockholder) in any amount occurring in the last 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or services may be discussed in the educational activity content over which the individual has control. The existence of these relationships is provided for the information of participants and should not be assumed to have an adverse impact on presentations.
All faculty and planners for ASHP education activities are qualified and selected by ASHP and required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. ASHP identifies and resolves conflicts of interest prior to an individual’s participation in development of content for an educational activity.
The faculty and planners report the following relationships:
Tim Brown, Pharm.D., BCACP
Dr. Brown declares that he has no relationships pertinent to this activity.
Stuart T. Haines, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
Dr. Stuart declares that his spouse served as a consultant for Procter & Gamble.
Sandra Oh Clarke, B.S.Pharm.
Ms. Oh Clarke declares that she has no relationships pertinent to this activity.
Susan R. Dombrowski, M.S., B.S.Pharm.
Ms. Dombrowski declares that she has no relationships pertinent to this activity.
ASHP staff has no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
|Activity Number||Credit Amount||Accreditation Period|
|ACPE #0204-0000-12-955-H01-P||1 Hour||July 15, 2012 - July 15, 2015|