ACPE Number: 0204-0000-12-957-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 neurological disorders, including seizure disorders, Parkinson’s disease, migraines, and sleep disorders, 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:
- Assessing benefits and risks of drug therapy considering other medication, and other patient specific factors.
- Determining the most appropriate treatment and monitoring based on patient-specific information and the most current guidelines.
- Assessing available information to identify drug-related problems and response to therapy.
- How to identify appropriate modifications of patient-specific treatment plans based on follow up assessment.
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 #0204-0000-12-957-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
- For patients with seizure disorders, Parkinson's Disease, migraine, and sleep disorders:
- Assess benefits and risks of drug therapy considering other medication, and other patient specific factors.
- Determine the most appropriate treatment and monitoring based on patient-specific information and the most current guidelines.
- Assess available information to identify drug-related problems and response to therapy.
- Identify appropriate modifications of patient-specific treatment plans based on follow up assessment.
Sarah Clark, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Neuroscience and Emergency Medicine
College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Clark graduated from North Dakota State University with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree in 2001. She completed a postgraduate year one pharmacy practice residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in 2002. In 2007, Dr. Clark earned board certification as a pharmacotherapy specialist. In 2008, she obtained Instructor status in the College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic.
Dr. Clark has worked in the neuroscience department since 2002 and recently in the department of emergency medicine as a clinical pharmacist. She is actively involved in nursing education and in precepting pharmacy students and residents in neurology and in the neuroscience intensive care unit. She is a member of a multi-disciplinary stroke task force committee, and was awarded the Excellence in Teamwork Award in 2008. She continues to instruct nurse practitioner and pharmacy students at Winona State University, leading a pharmacotherapy lecture on headache disorders.
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.
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The faculty and planners report the following relationships:
Sarah Clark, Pharm.D., BCPS
Dr. Clark declares that she has no relationships pertinent to this activity.
Douglas Slain, Pharm.D., BCPS
Dr. Slain declares that he has no relationships pertinent to this activity.
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.
|Audience||Activity Number||Credit Amount||Accreditation Period|
|PHARMACIST||ACPE #0204-0000-12-957-H01-P||1 Hour||July 15, 2012 - July 15, 2015|