Available Until 2/8/2025

Data Science in Healthcare

ACPE Activity Number: 0204-0000-22-038-H04-P / 0204-0000-22-038-H04-T
Release Date: February 8, 2022
Expiration Date: February 8, 2025
Activity Type: Knowledge-based
CE Credits: 1.0 hour, (0.1 CEU) no partial credit
Activity Fee: Members – Free / Non-Member – Free 

This activity is a recording from a live webinar and those that claim credit for the live webinar should not claim credit for this activity.

Activity Overview

Use of data science and artificial intelligence are becoming commonplace in healthcare. In this presentation, the audience will be introduced to key termininology in the data science ecosystem, be able to follow the data science project lifecycle with real-world examples, and discover how data science tools are developed to optimize clinical workflows. Pathways into a career in data science will be shared along with recommendations for learning data science skills that complement skills  pharmacy professionals already possess.

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 focus on what data science is and how can it help your institution. A Data Scientist will explain the basics and lifecycle of data science through real-life examples. Also included is how a pharmacist can develop the knowledge and skillset to work in data science.  

  1. Understand terminology in the data ecosystem.
  2. Describe real data science use cases in healthcare.
  3. List steps in the data science lifecycle.
  4. Explain a data science skill learning path.

  • Introduction and Announcements
  • Presentation
  • Questions, Answers, and Discussion

  • Dalton Fabian, PharmD, RPh, Data Scientist, UnityPoint Health, West Des Moines, IA

  • Moderator: Clement Ng, PharmD, CAHIMS, Informatics Pharmacist, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

In accordance with our accreditor’s Standards of Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, ASHP requires that all individuals in control of content disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if they have had a financial relationship with an ineligible company in any dollar amount in the past 24 months and the educational content that the individual controls is related to the business lines or products of the ineligible company.

An ineligible company is any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by, or used on, patients. The presence or absence of relevant financial relationships will be disclosed to the activity audience.

  • No one in control of the content of this activity has a relevant financial relationship (RFR) with an ineligible company.

This activity consists of a recordings of faculty slides presentations, active learning activities, discussion, and handouts. Participants must participate in the activity in its entirety to claim continuing pharmacy education credit online at ASHP eLearning Portal. Follow the prompts online to complete the evaluation, claim credit and view the statement of credit immediately after completing the activity.

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