Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar - April 8-9, 2017

2017 Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education Seminar

April 8-9, 2017 at Shanty Creek Resorts in Bellaire, MI.

The Northern Michigan Pharmacy Education (NMPE) Seminar will be held Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, 2017, 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. This event offers 8 hours of continuing education credit.

This continuing education program was designed specifically for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians.

 

Click here for information on how to earn continuing education credit.

Registration

Online registration is now closed. Registration will be available onsite, please print and complete registration form below.

Registration Form

 
Member Type April 8-9 April 8 Only April 9 Only
Pharmacist Member – Before April 3 $95 $35 $65
Pharmacist Member – After April 3 and Onsite $120 $50 $80
Pharmacist Nonmember – Before April 3 $190 $70 $130
Pharmacist Nonmember – After April 3 and Onsite $240 $100 $160
Technician Member – Before April 3 $45 $20 $30
Technician Member – After April 3 and Onsite $65 $35 $45
Technician Nonmember – Before April 3 $90 $40 $60
Technician Nonmember – After April 3 and Onsite $130 $70 $90

Agenda

AGENDA

Saturday, April 8

 

6 p.m. – Registration Open

 

6:45-7:45 p.m. - Heparin: The "Black Cat" of Anticoagulants

Philip DiMondo, Pharm.D., BCPS, residency program director, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, Mich.

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 4/8/17; Expiration Date: 4/8/18

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-210-L01-P and #0112-0000-17-210-L01-T

Pharmacist Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to explain the literature behind indication specific weight based heparin protocols, explain how to calculate doses of heparin based upon evidence based medicine and institutional specific recommendations, and explain how to anticipate therapeutic levels and respond accordingly with dose adjustments.

 

Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to recall that heparin should be dosed based upon indication and the patients weight, recall that pharmacists now will be involved with the dosing of heparin at our institution, and identify whether a heparin lab value is therapeutic or not.

HANDOUT

 

7:45-8 p.m. - Break

 

8-9 p.m. - Oncology Drug Update

Mark Wagner, Pharm.D., BCOP, clinical oncology pharmacist, Munson Medical Center, Traverse City, Mich.

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.0 contact hour; Initial Release Date: 4/8/17; Expiration Date: 4/8/18

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-211-L01-P and #0112-0000-17-211-L01-T

Pharmacist Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to identify the new oncology medications that were approved in 2016; recall the key points of each drug (i.e. indication, administration, side effects, etc.), and list the updated indications for already approved medications.

 

Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to identify the new oncology medications that were approved in 2016; develop the process for compounding each new medication, and recall the most important post-compounding details of the new medications (i.e. stability).

HANDOUT

SLIDES

 

9-11 p.m. – Exhibits Open and Reception

 

 

Sunday, April 9

 

8 a.m. – Registration Open

 

8-9 a.m. – Exhibits Open with Continental Breakfast

 

9-10:30 a.m. – Antimicrobial Resistance in 2017: Who is Going to Win? Is it Survival of the Fittest?

Marc A. Nienhuis, Pharm.D., clinical manager, Bay Regional Medical Center, Bay City, Mich.

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/9/17; Expiration Date: 4/9/18

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-212-L01-P and #0112-0000-17-212-L01-T

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to review trends in antimicrobial resistance; discuss risk factors for antimicrobial resistance; discuss causes and mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance (biologic, genetic);and discuss impact of resistance on the treatment of bacteria such as S.aureus, enterococcus, E. coli, Klebsiella, pseudomonas, and acinetobacter. 

 

10:30-10:45 a.m. – Break

 

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. - How About Sex, Lies and STD's - The Love Bugs

Marc A. Nienhuis, Pharm.D., clinical manager, Bay Regional Medical Center, Bay City, Mich.

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/9/17; Expiration Date: 4/9/18

 

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-213-L01-P and #0112-0000-17-213-L01-T

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this presentation, participants should be able to

Review the current guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Herpes, Human Papilloma Virus, Bacterial Vaginosis and Trichomononias; discuss epidemiological trends of these STD's; and discuss prevention of these STD's.

 

12:15-1:15 p.m. – Lunch

 

1:15-2:45 p.m. – Hit Me with Your Best Shot: Updates in Insulin Therapy

Cathleen Edick, Pharm,D., CDE, pharmacy program coordinator, McLaren Greater Lansing, Lansing, Mich.

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/9/17; Expiration Date: 4/9/18

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-214-L01-P and #0112-0000-17-214-L01-T

Pharmacist Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to list the onset, peak and duration of action for the various insulin preparations; determine which insulin to use and how to adjust doses based on blood glucose values from a given patient; and assess where the newest insulin products fit into diabetes management.
SLIDES

 

Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to list the onset, peak and duration of action for the various insulin preparations; describe the newest insulin products; and describe how blood glucose values are used to make adjustments to insulin regimens.

 

2:45-3 p.m. – Break

 

3-4:30 p.m. – Understanding Generational Differences to Improve the Pharmacy Workplace

Ronald Devers, CIC, CPIA, CAWC, agency manager, PSI Insurance Agency, Lansing, Mich. 

Knowledge-based Activity; 1.5 contact hours; Initial Release Date: 4/9/17; Expiration Date: 4/9/18 

ACPE Universal Activity #0112-0000-17-215-L04-P and #0112-0000-17-215-L04-T

Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, participants should be able to identify key characteristics and differences of each generation in the pharmacy workplace; describe how feedback typically should be provided to be effective for each generation; and discuss motivating factors of each generation and the best method to delegate authority to maximize productivity in the pharmacy.
HANDOUT

 

4:30 p.m. – Adjournment

Overnight Accommodations

Make hotel reservations at Shanty Creek Resort online or by calling Shanty Creek directly at (231) 533-3000 or at (866) 695-5010 by March 24.

 

 

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.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Refunds (less a $25 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) prior to April 3, 2015. Refunds will not be granted to no-shows and cancellations received after April 3, 2015. Requests for refunds due to inclement weather will not be granted.

 

Venue Location

Shanty Creek Resorts
5780 Shanty Creek Road
Bellaire, MI 49615
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