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2020 Virtual Meeting Agenda

(Agenda Subject to Change)


Saturday, July 25th, 2020 (4.0 hours of CPE Available)


7:30 - 8:00 a.m.            Log-In and Mingle!


8:00 - 8:50 a.m.            Welcome / Annual Membership Meeting

8:50 - 9:00 a.m.            Commercial Break


9:00 - 10:00 a.m.          CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION

Legislative and Regulatory Update


Faculty: Senator Fred Mills, RPh, Louisiana Senate; Carl Aron, RPh, President,
Louisiana Board of Pharmacy


Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians  will be able to explain 2020 legislation relative to pharmacy in Louisiana; implement necessary changes in pharmacy to comply with changes; identify regulatory bodies and their impact on pharmacy; list methods of effectively communicating with legislators and regulators.


10:00 - 10:30  a.m.      Commercial Break / Poster Session

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.       CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION

2020 Immunization Update

Faculty: LaKeisha Williams, PharmD, MSPH, Clinical Assistant Professor, Xavier University College of Pharmacy


Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians will be able to list important updates to the most current vaccine recommendations for adults and children; apply 2020 changes in adult and pediatric immunization schedules to pharmacy practice; and summarize information regarding newly available vaccines and those in development phases.


11:30 – 12:00 p.m.       Commercial Break / Poster Sesssion

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.         Lunch Break

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.           Awards Recognition / Induction of 20-21 LPA Board of Directors

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.           CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION

Introducing Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Faculty: Angela Dixon, Save CENLA


Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians will be able to describe the skills needed for the life assisting, suicide first aid; identify stigma associated with suicide; describe the Pathway for Life Assisting (PAL); outline the structural aspects of interventions; and describe the opportunites for community collaborationto assist in-need patients.


2:30 p.m.                       Closing Remarks

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