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Pain and Gain: The Opioid Crisis, Texas State Board of Pharmacy and You


Program Goal
The goals of this program are for participants to be exposed to the impact of the opioid crisis, introduce health care professionals to methods to combat the opioid crisis, and provide health professionals with basic information on opioids for pharmacy practice. This program will provide pharmacists with 1 hour of opioid CE for license renewal.
 
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CE Hours

2.00

CE Units

0.200

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians

Accreditation(s)

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
 
Texas Tech University HSC School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Requirements for CE Credit

To receive credit you must watch the recorded webinar and complete the post-test. You must a receive a minumum of 70% of the post-test at which time you will be prompted to complete a program evaluation form.
 
 

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Objectives

  • Describe the Opioid Crisis
  • Discuss the efforts that have been made to combat the Opioid Crisis
  • Examine Texas regulations for pharmacists
  • Identify the role that pharmacist has in the Opioid Crisis

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Nakia A. Duncan, Pharm D, BCGP, BCPS


Brief Bio : Nakia Duncan, Pharm.D. BCGP, BCPS is an Assistant Professor of Geriatric Pharmacy Practice at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy on the Dallas/Fort Worth campus with an affiliated practice with UT Southwestern. There she focuses on symptom and supportive care on the palliative care team. She is also a core preceptor for the ASHP-accredited PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacotherapy residency. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Hampton University in 2010 and went on to complete a pharmacy practice residency in New Orleans, LA and a specialty residency in geriatric pharmacotherapy in Baltimore, MD. Her practice and research interests include pain and palliative care management of older adults. She is the author several peer-reviewed publications and has been asked to speak on various geriatrics-focused topics at both Local and National meetings. She is a member of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists and the Secretary/Treasurer of the Texas chapter of ASCP Board. She is also an active member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists.

Disclosure : Dr. Duncan is an Advisory Board member for Daiichi Sankyo.

Activity Number

0096-0000-19-003-H01-P

Release Date: Jan 1, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Jan 1, 2022

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$10.00
   

   

Objectives

  • Recognize signs of increased risk of opioid misuse
  • Identify opportunities to decrease risk of opioid abuse and over dose
  • Discuss new policies and regulations related to opioid prescribing and dispensing

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Nakia A. Duncan, Pharm D, BCGP, BCPS


Brief Bio : Nakia Duncan, Pharm.D. BCGP, BCPS is an Assistant Professor of Geriatric Pharmacy Practice at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy on the Dallas/Fort Worth campus with an affiliated practice with UT Southwestern. There she focuses on symptom and supportive care on the palliative care team. She is also a core preceptor for the ASHP-accredited PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacotherapy residency. She earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Hampton University in 2010 and went on to complete a pharmacy practice residency in New Orleans, LA and a specialty residency in geriatric pharmacotherapy in Baltimore, MD. Her practice and research interests include pain and palliative care management of older adults. She is the author several peer-reviewed publications and has been asked to speak on various geriatrics-focused topics at both Local and National meetings. She is a member of the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists and the Secretary/Treasurer of the Texas chapter of ASCP Board. She is also an active member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists.

Disclosure : Dr. Duncan is an Advisory Board member for Daiichi Sankyo.

Activity Number

0096-0000-19-003-H01-T

Release Date: Jan 1, 2019
Credit Expiration Date: Jan 1, 2022

CE Hours

1.00

Fee

$10.00