Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar - April 9-10, 2016

Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar

2016
April 9
Sat April 09,2016 6:00 PM - Sun April 10,2016 4:30 PM

This event provides a significant forum for providing continuing education and keeping Michigan pharmacy professionals abreast of the ever-changing world of health care.

The Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education (NMPE) Seminar will be held Saturday, April 9 and Sunday, April 10, 2016, at Shanty Creek Resorts, 5780 Shanty Creek Road, Bellaire, MI 49615.

Held each spring, the Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar provides pharmacists and pharmacy technicians with up-to-date information on medications, legislation affecting pharmacies, and other specialized topics. There is also an exhibit hall with designated hours during the seminar allowing attendees the chance to network with pharmacy professionals.

Registration

Online registration is no longer available. If you would like to attend, onsite registration will occur day of event. Print and complete the printable registration form and bring with you to the registration table.. 

Cancellation and Refund Policy - Refunds (less a $25 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing by (postmark or fax date) prior to March 28, 2016. Refunds will not be granted to no-shows and cancellations received after March 28.

 


Agenda

AGENDA

Saturday, April 9
6-7 p.m. – Registration (Outside Salon A, Grand Ballroom)

7-9 p.m. – Identifying Victims of Human Trafficking (Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-211-L04-P and #0112-0000-16-211-L04-T
2.0 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/9/16; Expiration Date: 4/9/19; Knowledge-type Activity
This program meets requirements for obtaining human trafficking education for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. A certificate will be provided to registrants completing the online evaluation and posttest.
Eric D. Roath, Pharm.D., director of professional practice, Michigan Pharmacists Association, Lansing, Mich.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to describe the types of human trafficking and the larger societal problems associated with human trafficking, recognize the warning signs of trafficking and how to identify trafficking victims in pharmacy and health care settings and provide resources for pharmacy personnel to report, identify and support suspected victims of human trafficking.
Handout

9-11 p.m. – Exhibits Open and Reception (Salon B, Grand Ballroom)

Sunday, April 10
8-8:30 a.m. – Registration (Outside Salon A, Grand Ballroom)

8-9 a.m. – Exhibits Open with Continental Breakfast (Salon B, Grand Ballroom)

9-10 a.m. – Pain Management in an Adult Oncology Patient (Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-212-L01-P and #0112-0000-16-212-L01-T
1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 4/10/16; Expiration Date: 4/10/19; Application-type Activity
This program meets requirements for obtaining pain management continuing education requirements for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.
Brian J. Palmer, Pharm.D. Candidate, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy, Macomb, Mich.
Pharmacist Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to differentiate between addiction, dependence and pseudo-addiction, describe the types of pain that an oncology patient may experience, design a therapeutic regimen to manage pain in an oncology patient and evaluate a given patient's regimen and recommend adjuvant and supportive care options.

Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to differentiate between addiction, dependence and pseudo-addiction, describe the types of pain that an oncology patient may experience and explain the technician's role in supporting the oncology patient.
Slides

10-10:10 a.m. – Break (Outside Salon A, Grand Ballroom)

10:10-11:10 a.m. – Acne Vulgaris - Choosing a Treatment Option (Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-213-L01-P and #0112-0000-16-213-L01-T
1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 4/10/16; Expiration Date: 4/10/19; Knowledge-type Activity
Michelle Stewart, Pharm.D. Candidate, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy, Flushing, Mich.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to discuss an appropriate acne product for a patient based on acne severity and patient history, explain differences between the acne products available and identify hormonal and alternative treatment options for acne.
Slides | Handout

11:10-11:20 a.m. – Break (Outside Salon A, Grand Ballroom)


11:20 a.m.-12:20 p.m. – Review of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in 2016(Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-214-L01-P and #0112-0000-16-214-L01-T
1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 4/10/16; Expiration Date: 4/10/19; Knowledge-type Activity
Marc A. Nienhuis, Pharm.D., clinical manager, Bay Regional Medical Center, Bay City, Mich.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to review the pathophysiology of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), explain the differences between COPD and Asthma, discuss current treatment guidelines for COPD, discuss new therapy options in the treatment of COPD and discuss updated pneumococcal pneumonia vaccination guidelines as it relates to COPD.

12:20-1:15 p.m. – Lunch (Salon B, Grand Ballroom)

1:15-2:45 p.m. – Prescribing for the Geriatric Population: AGS Updated BEERS Criteria 2015 (Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-215-L01-P and #0112-0000-16-215-L01-T
1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/10/16; Expiration Date: 4/10/19; Knowledge-type Activity
Mark Jackson, M.D., iNDIGO Post Acute and Long Term Care, Traverse City, Mich.
Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to recognize the risks of potentially inappropriate medications, identify common medications to avoid that are potentially inappropriate for elderly patients and discuss how the BEERS Criteria can guide safe and effective prescribing in the elderly.
Slides

2:45-3 p.m. – Break (Outside Salon A, Grand Ballroom)

3-4:30 p.m. – Pharmacist Prescribed Hormonal Contraceptives: Legal and Clinical Update (Salon A, Grand Ballroom)
ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-16-216-L01-P and #0112-0000-16-216-L01-T
1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/10/16; Expiration Date: 4/10/19; Knowledge-type Activity
Eric M. Szydlowski, Pharm.D., executive fellow, Michigan Pharmacists Association and Pharmacy Services Inc., Lansing, Mich.
Pharmacist Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to recognize the scope and impact of unintended pregnancy, explain laws from Oregon and California that permit pharmacists to prescribe certain forms of contraception and possible implications on Michigan, explain how to apply the US Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use to individual patient care for hormonal oral and transdermal contraception and discuss how to deliver effective medication counseling to women regarding contraception.

Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to recognize the scope and impact of unintended pregnancy, explain laws from Oregon and California that permit pharmacists to prescribe certain forms of contraception and possible implications on Michigan and describe the difference between common contraceptive pharmacologic agents.
Slides | Handout | Marketing Plan

4:30 p.m. – Adjourn

 

Overnight Accommodations

Hotel reservations may be made at Shanty Creek Resort online or by calling Shanty Creek directly at (800) 678-4111

Additional Information

Questions or requests for additional information should be directed to MPA Director of Continuing Education Mary Farrington at Mary@MichiganPharmacists.org or at (517) 377-0234.