Live Your Best Life - May 15, 2021

A Virtual Event to Enhance the Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technician Alliance

May 15, 2021

9 a.m.-4 p.m.

 

REGISTRATION

Register online before 4 p.m. on May 12, 2021. Instructions to access the virtual event will be emailed to registrants before 4 p.m. on May 14. 

Click here to print the complete flyer.

Rates:

MPA/MSCP Pharmacist Member $80

Pharmacist Nonmember $160

MPA/MSPT Technician Member $35

Technician Nonmember $70

MPA Student Member $20

Student Nonmember $40

 

The webinars occurring on May 15, 2021, are being offered in an effort to provide pharmacists and technicians with the opportunity to obtain LIVE continuing education credit. For individuals who are not able to participate in the April 14 meeting, the webinars will be recorded for home study.

 

AGENDA

A LIVE Virtual Meeting Delivered by Webinar Offering 5.0 Hours of Credit

 

9-10:30 a.m.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH—BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS: HELPING

PATIENTS LIVE THEIR BEST LIVES

Taylor Pettit-Rademacker, LMSW, CAADC, workforce development trainer, Cherry Health, Grand Rapids, MI and Lori Heetderks, CPhT,  340B program coordinator and pharmacy technician, Cherry Health, Grand Rapids, Mich.

 

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH: OPTIMIZE HEALTH USING SUPPLEMENTS AND DIET

Brandi Grimmer, PhT, nutritional consultant, Keystone Pharmacy, Wyoming, Mich.

 

12:15-12:45 p.m.

VIRTUAL LUNCH ROOM

SPONSORED BY PHARMACY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION BOARD

 

12:45-2:15 p.m.

UNDERSTANDING THE HUMAN/ANIMAL BOND

Dr. Jill Sackman, DVM, Ph.D., owner and CEO, Animal Behavior Consultants of Michigan, PLC, Oxford, MI and Ginny Mikita, JD, attorney, Mikita Kruse Law Center, Animal Chaplain, Animal Blessings, Rockford, Mich.

 

2:30-4 p.m.

A HEALTHY “GREAT PLACE TO WORK” CULTURE BEGINS WITH TRUST

Pinky McPherson, MEd, owner and lead facilitator, PMc Consulting LLC, Grand Rapids, Mich.

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  1. Recognize and describe common behavioral health barriers and how to overcome them.
  2. Discuss how nutrients are depleted with common medications and the benefits of supplement and diet changes.
  3. Discuss a transition care plan for individuals going back to work after being home during COVID and ways to decrease anxiety in one’s pet and ourselves.
  4. Explain why a healthy workplace culture is important for the success of an organization.

 

ACPE Universal Activity #: 0112-0000-21-202-L01-P, 0112-0000-21-202-L01-T

5.0 Contact Hours

 

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY

Refunds (minus a $20 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) by May 12, 2021. Cancellations received after May 12, 2021, no-shows or changes made to registrations onsite will not be refunded. Refunds will not be provided for inclement weather, nor will refunds be given for registration errors caused by the participant. Refund requests should be sent to MPA Director of Education Mary Farrington.