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12/4/2016
When: Sunday, December 4, 2016
8:00 AM
Where: Chateau St. Denis Hotel & Suites
750 Second St.
Natchitoches, Louisiana  71457
United States
Contact: Crystal Carter
225-346-6883


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LPA Last Minute Continuing Education Opportunity

Get 3.0 LIVE Contact Hours before it’s too late!

 

December 4, 2016

Chateau St. Denis Hotel & Suites

750 Second St. | Natchitoches, LA 71457

 

ACTIVITY AGENDA

All meeting functions will be held in the hotel’s Ballroom B.

 

8:00 - 8:30 am    Registration | Continental Breakfast

 

8:30 - 10:00 am  Immunizations 2016—Updates and Special Situations

Knowledge Based 0.15 CEUs

UAN: 0133-0000-16-026-L05-P/T

Faculty: Dr. Emily Weidman-Evans, PharmD, Clinical Associate Professor, LSUHealth PA Program

 

Pharmacists Objectives:

1.Compare and contrast previous and current adult immunization recommendations.

2.Appropriately counsel a pregnant or breastfeeding patient regarding the need for immunizations.

3.Appropriately counsel a patient who is planning to travel internationally on the need for immunizations, including potential adverse effects and contraindications.

4.Develop a plan for your practice regarding emergency situations and immunization administration.

 

Pharmacy Technician Objectives:

1.Compare and contrast previous and current adult immunization recommendations.

2.Recognize the need for immunizations for a pregnant or breastfeeding patient.

3.Describe potential adverse effects and contraindications of immunizations for a patient traveling internationally.

4.Assist the pharmacist in developing a plan regarding emergency situations and immunization administration.

 

10:00 - 10:30 am Break

 

10:30 am - 12:00 pm Pneumonia Treatment and Prevention

Knowledge Based 0.15 CEUs

UAN: 0133-0000-16-025-L01-P/T

Faculty:  Dr. JoAnn Gibbs, PharmD, Director of Pharmacy, Byrd Regional Hospital

 

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technician Objectives:

1.Describe the impact of microbial resistance on the treatment of pneumonia.

2.List the evidence-based treatment guidelines for pneumonia.

Pharmacists Only Objective: Access the patient for which pneumonia vaccine to administer.

Pharmacy Technician Only Objective: Screen the patient for pneumonia vaccine status.

 


Target Audience

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

 

Credit

LPA has approved each of the continuing education activities for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) each. Activities will expire 12/31/2016.

 

Successful Completion

Successful completion will include signing in and out, as well as completing a post-test and/or evaluation.

 

Faculty Disclosures

Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing education activities sponsored by LPA are expected to disclose whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).  It is not assumed that these financial interests or affiliations will have an adverse impact on faculty presentations.

 

Financial Support

No financial support has been obtained for this educational activity.

 

Statement of Credit

All activity participation is reported directly to CPEMonitor by the fifth day of the month.  Please check your profile at myCPEmonitor.net.

 


Cancellation Charges

Cancellations received before November 21, 2016 are subject to a charge of 50% of registration fees per person. Cancellations following said date are subject to forfeiture of all registration fees.

 

Activity Cancellation

Based on the number registrations, LPA reserves the right to cancel and/or reschedule this continuing education activity.  Notice of cancellation or change will be distributed by Monday, November 21, 2016.

 


Accomodations:

A small block of rooms has been reserved at the Chateau St. Denis Hotel.

             Address: 750 Second St. | Natchitoches, LA 71457

             Phone:  (877) 238-7502 or (318) 238-7500

             Rate: $179 (kings and doubles) plus tax | $229 (Suites) (LPA CE Caravan)

             Room Reservation Cut Off Date: November 15, 2016

 


 

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