Optimizing the Preparation and Administration of COVID-19 Vaccines

ACPE Activity Number: None
Release Date: February 4, 2021
Expirations Date: February 4, 2024
Activity Type: Knowledge-based  
CE Credits: None
Activity Fee: Members/Non-Member – Free

Overview

This one-hour webinar will focus on syringes and needles used for the preparation and administration of COVID-19 vaccines, including devices included in the ancillary supply kits. Speakers will address tips and best practices on optimizing low-dead-volume devices, batching vaccine preparation, and assigning pre-drawn vaccine beyond-use dates. A portion of the webinar will be dedicated to participant questions and answers. This activity does not offer CE credit.

Speakers

  • Kevin Hansen, Pharm.D., M.S., BCPS, BCSCP, Cone Health, Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Assistant Director of Pharmacy: Pharmaceutical Compounding, Residency Program Director: HSPAL
  • Dan Smith, Director US/Global Vaccination & Pandemic Preparedness, BD Medication Delivery Solutions
  • Glenn Voss Pharm.D., Director of Pharmacy, Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD, Pharmacist lead on Covid -19 Vaccination, team Supply Allocation and Vaccine Integrity For Avera Health
  • Moderator: Michael Ganio, Pharm.D., M.S., BCSCP, FASHP, Senior Director, Pharmacy Practice and Quality, Center on Medication Safety and Quality, ASHP