When:
May 15, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2018-05-15T16:00:00-04:00
2018-05-15T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
Carolinas Medical Center Main Auditorium
1001 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
USA
Cost:
25.00
Contact:
Sarah Ashcraft
704-355-3873

Session 1 of Resident Pharmacotherapy CHS NorthEast Symposium

This knowledge-based CPE activity will provide the pharmacist with education on different approaches to managing patients on chronic pain therapy. It will also reintroduce healthcare professionals to the various pain management options, as well as updates to new laws and regulations regarding opioid therapy.

Participants who are interested in taking this workshop as a webinar, please go to our webinar requirements page for more information and to test your computer and network your computer will be on prior to the class.

This activity is eligible for ACPE credit, which will be applied for through the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, a continuing education provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Objectives

  • Recall the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and treatment options of chronic pain
  • Describe the mechanism of action, dosing, and formulations available for various pain medications
  • Discuss pain management in the acute care setting and in special populations
  • Review the Strengthen Opioid Misuse Prevention (STOP) Act and the North Carolina Controlled Substance Reporting System (NC CSRS)

ONLINE WEB WORKSHOP PARTICIPANTS: Instructions for online access for this program will be emailed to you before the program

Click here for an event brochure

Click here for registration: Onsite and Webinar registration fee $25