Available Until 3/11/2024

AMA/ASHP Pharmacogenomics Virtual Summit Series: Summit #5: Implementation

Please note: This activity was given as a live webinar on February 24, 2021. If you claimed credit for that activity, you should not claim credit for this activity.

ACPE Activity Number: 0204-9999-21-008-H04-P
Release Date: 03/11/2021
Expiration Date: 03/11/2024
Activity Type:  Knowledge-based
CE Credits: 2
Activity Fee:  Free of charge

Activity Overview

Explore the challenges and potential solutions for implementing pharmacogenomics into practice through clinical decision support.


The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

This activity was planned in cooperation with the American Medical Association.This continuing pharmacy and medical education activity is designed for healthcare professionals interested in pharmacogenomics. The activity is meant for audiences with all knowledge levels. 

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize diverse perspective on pharmacogenomics implementation.
  • Identify clinical decision support opportunities and challenges.
  • Discuss health IT solutions for implementing pharmacogenomics into practice.
  • Describe the role of interdisciplinary collaborations to implement pharmacogenomics

Schedule of Activities

  • Introduction
  • Clinician & Health IT
  • Deepak Voora, M.D.
  • Marc S. Williams, M.D.
  • Nephi Walton M.D., M.S., FACMG, FAMIA
  • Kristin Wiisanen, Pharm.D., FAPhA, FCCP
  • Peter J. Hulick, M.D., MMSc, FACMG
  • Moderated Panel
  • Future Directions & Wrap-up


  • Moderator:
    • Henry “Mark” Dunnenberger, Pharm.D., BCPS, Director, Pharmacogenomics, Center for Personalized Medicine, NorthShore University HealthSystem

  • Speakers
    • Peter J. Hulick, M.D., MMSc, FACMG, Medical Director of the Mark R. Neaman Center for Personalized Medicine, Division Head, Center for Medical Genetics, NorthShore University HealthSystem
    • Marc S. Williams, M.D. Professor and Director Emeritus Genomic Medicine Institute, Geisinger
    • Kristin Wiisanen, Pharm.D., FAPhA, FCCP, Associate Director of the UF Health Precision Medicine Program, Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy and Translational Research at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy
    • Nephi Walton, M.D., M.S., FACMG FAMIA, Associate Medical Director of Intermountain Precision Genomics, Intermountain Healthcare
    • Deepak Voora, M.D. Associate Professor, Duke University Director, VA, Pharmacogenomics testing for Veterans Program


All planners, program chairs, presenters, reviewers and ASHP staff report no financial relationships relevant to this activity.


Methods and CE Requirements

This activity consists of one recorded webinar presentation.  This is a 6 part series. 

Important Note – ACPE 60 Day Deadline:

Per ACPE requirements, CPE credit must be claimed within 60 days of being earned. To verify that you have completed the required steps and to ensure your credits have been reported to CPE Monitor, check your NABP eProfile account to validate that your credits were transferred successfully before the ACPE 60-day deadline.   After the 60 day deadline, ASHP will no longer be able to award credit for this activity.