Knowledge-Based Program for
3.0 Contact Hours (0.3 CEUs)
Saturday June 3, 2017
Kent Hospital Doctors' Auditorium
455 Toll Gate Road, Warwick, RI 02886
Topic 1: An Update on USP 797 and USP 800
James Melfi, RPh, Pharm.D., Ph.D., CDOE
Topic 2: Review of the Direct Oral Anticoagulants
Melissa Previte, URI Pharm.D. Candidate 2019
Topic 3: How to Reverse an Oral Anticoagulant
Kristen Butler, Pharm.D.
Topic 4: Caution with Controlled Substances: Regulation Updates and Overdose Prevention
Katherine Corsi, Pharm.D.
8:00-8:30 AM Registration
8:30-9:30 AM First Presentation
9:30-10:00 AM Second Presentation
10:00-10:15 AM Break
10:15-10:45 AM Third Presentation
10:45-11:45 AM Fourth Presentation
Please register on-line only. Please do not mail in registrations. Fees are payable at sign-in or online via Paypal Online: www.rishp.org. Refund requests must be made by written request and are at the discretion of the RISHP Board of Directors.
Upon completion of this learning activity, pharmacy technicians will be able to:
Discuss the purpose of USP 797 and USP 800.
Identify the changes with the updates to USP 797 and USP 800.
Describe how to comply with the updated USP 797 and USP 800 requirements.
List the direct oral anticoagulants.
Describe the use of the direct oral anticoagulants.
Discuss which patients are suitable for treatment with a direct oral anticoagulant.
List the oral anticoagulants that have reversal agents.
Discuss the clinical situations when these reversal agents would be used.
Describe the preparation process for the reversal agents currently available.
Discuss regulation updates for pain management, opioid use, and controlled substance distributors in RI.
Evaluate prescription orders to determine morphine milligram equivalents.
Review the rules and regulations pertaining to opioid overdose prevention.
The University Of Rhode Island College Of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This is a knowledge-based educational activity. Pharmacy technicians will receive 3.0 contact hours (0.03 ceus) for the educational activity. UAN 0060-9999-17-033-L04-T