Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course, 2011 Edition

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Program Overview

Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course is ideal for pharmacy professionals who are preparing for the NEW Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialty Certification Examination administered by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) and for those seeking a self-paced review and refresher of disease states and therapeutics.

Developed by Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialists and Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practitioners, the course content provides a comprehensive review of the knowledge domains covered in the ambulatory care pharmacy specialty certification examination. The course uses a case-based approach, with strong emphasis on the thought processes needed to solve patient care problems in each therapeutic area.

This is the same course that was presented live at ACCP’s Updates in Therapeutics® 2011. The course materials are available in a variety of formats to best suit your learning style. The online course, print workbook and CD-ROM package, and online workbook and CD-ROM package are available for continuing pharmacy education credit.

To receive all course components, select the online course with continuing pharmacy education credit, or the course book and CD-ROM package with continuing pharmacy education credit. Instructional components also are priced for individual sale. Click here for prices.

Course Content

The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course covers the following content:

    Volume 1
  • Biostatistics: A Refresher
  • Clinical Trial Design
  • Nephrology
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Other Endocrine Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Epilepsy & Headache/Migraine
  • Neurology: Alzheimer’s Disease & Parkinson's Disease
  • Transplantation
  • Immunizations
  • Respiratory & Smoking Cessation
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Emergency Medicine
    Volume 2
  • Dermatology/EENT
  • Infectious Diseases
  • HIV & AIDS
  • Bone/Joint & Rheumatology
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Men's & Women's Health
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Failure
  • Thromboembolic Disorders
  • Arrhythmias
  • Dyslipidemia Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease
  • Oncology
  • Regulatory & Ethical Issues
  • The Board of Pharmacy Specialties “2011 Candidate’s Guide”

Faculty
Session 1
Kevin Sowinski, Pharm.D., FCCP Biostatistics: A Refresher & Clinical Trial Design
Kevin Sowinski, Pharm.D., FCCP
Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University College of Pharmacy, Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Indiana University
School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana
Bruce A. Mueller, Pharm.D., FCCP Nephrology
Bruce A. Mueller, Pharm.D., FCCP
Professor of Pharmacy and Chair, Department of Clinical, Social and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy at the University of Michigan; Pharmacy Assistant Director of the Department of Pharmacy Services, University Hospital, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Session 2
Michael P. Kane, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Diabetes Mellitus & Other Endocrine Disorders
Michael P. Kane, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Professor, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany, New York
Session 3
Tiffany E. Kaiser, PharmD, BCPS Gastrointestinal Disorders
Tiffany E. Kaiser, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Director of The PGY-2 Transplant Specialty Residency, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Jacquelyn L. Bainbridge, Pharm.D., FCCP Epilepsy and Headache/Migraine
Jacquelyn L. Bainbridge, Pharm.D., FCCP
Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Department of Neurology, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado
J. Mark Ruscin, Pharm.D., BCPS Neurology: Alzheimer Disease’s and Parkinson Disease’s
J. Mark Ruscin, Pharm.D., BCPS
Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois
Session 4
Tiffany E. Kaiser, Pharm.D., BCPS Transplantation
Tiffany E. Kaiser, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Director of The PGY-2 Transplant Specialty Residency, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
Ann M. Philbrick, Pharm.D., BCPS Immunizations
Ann M. Philbrick, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ila M. Harris, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Respiratory & Smoking Cessation
Ila M. Harris, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Associate Professor, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Session 5
Carol A. Ott, Pharm.D., BCPP Psychiatric Disorders
Carol A. Ott, Pharm.D., BCPP
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Psychiatry, Wishard Health Services and Midtown Community Mental Health, Indianapolis, Indiana
Christopher A. Fausel, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP Emergency Medicine
Michael C. Thomas, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, South University – Savannah, Savannah, Georgia
Session 6
Dayna L. McCauley, Pharm.D., BCOP Dermatology/EENT
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania; Ambulatory Care Pharmacist St. Luke’s Hospital & Health Network, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Mark T. Holdsworth, Pharm.D., BCOP Infectious Diseases
Elizabeth A. Coyle, Pharm.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, University of Houston College of Pharmacy; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health, and Director of the Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Residency at the University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
Mark T. Holdsworth, Pharm.D., BCOP HIV & AIDS
Frank Romanelli, Pharm D., MPH, BCPS
Associate Dean and Associate Professor of Pharmacy, Health Sciences, and Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
Session 7
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCPS Bone/Joint and Rheumatology
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania; Ambulatory Care Pharmacist St. Luke’s Hospital & Health Network, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Alicia B. Forinash, Pharm.D., BCPS Obstetrics/Gynecology
Alicia B. Forinash, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, St. Louis, Missouri
Sunny A. Linnebur, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Men’s and Women’s Health
Sunny A. Linnebur, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Associate Professor, University of Colorado Denver School of Pharmacy, Aurora, Colorado
Session 8
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS Hypertension
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Clinical Pharmacy Cardiac Risk Service (CPCRS), Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado
Wendy A. Gattis Stough, Pharm.D. Heart Failure
Wendy A. Gattis Stough, Pharm.D.
Assistant Consulting Professor in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina
Edith A. Nutescu, Pharm.D., FCCP Thromboembolic Disorders
Edith A. Nutescu, Pharm.D., FCCP
Clinical Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice & Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research, Director, Antithrombosis Center The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy & Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Session 9
Jessica Tilton, Pharm.D. Arrhythmias
Jessica Tilton, Pharm.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Pharmacist, Medication Therapy Management Clinic, Operations Manager, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS Dyslipidemia
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Clinical Pharmacy Cardiac Risk Service (CPCRS), Clinical Associate Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado
Sarah A. Spinler, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease
Sarah A. Spinler, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Sally Y. Barbour, Pharm.D., BCOP, CPP Oncology
Sally Y. Barbour, Pharm.D., BCOP, CPP
Clinical Oncology Pharmacist, Duke University Comprehensive Cancer Center, Durham, North Carolina

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Continuing Education Credit

ACPEThe American College of Clinical Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The Universal Activity Numbers (UAN) for Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course are:

  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Biostatistics, Clinical Trial Design, and Nephrology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-021-H01-P (2.5 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Diabetes Mellitus and Other Endocrine Disorders
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-022-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Gastrointestinal Disorders, Epilepsy & Headache/Migraine, and Neurology: Alzheimer Disease and Parkinson Disease
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-023-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Transplantation, Immunizations, and Respiratory & Smoking Cessation
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-024-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Psychiatric Disorders and Emergency Medicine
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-025-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Dermatology/EENT, Infectious Diseases, and HIV & AIDS
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-026-H01-P (2.5 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Bone/Joint & Rheumatology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, and Men's & Women's Health
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-027-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Cardiology I
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-028-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Cardiology II
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-029-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)

All continuing pharmacy education activities associated with Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course are application-based activities. To receive continuing pharmacy education credit, the Web-based posttest must be successfully completed and submitted to ACCP by October 31, 2012.

Technical Requirements

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