Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, 2012 Edition

Updates in Therapeutics<sup>®</sup>: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, 2012 Edition

Program Overview

Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course is ideal for pharmacy professionals who are preparing for the 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 Updates in Therapeutics® 2012. 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.

The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course for Recertification

ACCP, as the official provider approved by BPS, will record and report recertification credit earned for this activity directly to BPS. The course content, developed by clinical and educational experts, is from the live presentation of the Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course. The course is available both online and as a CD-ROM and workbook package. Both formats include a Web-based recertification test. Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Specialists who take the 2012 course* and successfully complete the self-assessment test by September 1, 2012, will earn 26.5 hours of recertification credit. Click here for prices.

Course Content

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

    Volume 1
  • Psychiatric Disorders
  • Oncology
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Nephrology
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Men's & Women's Health
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Epilepsy & Headache/Migraine
  • Neurology: Alzheimer’s Disease & Parkinson's Disease
  • Solid Organ Transplantation
  • Immunizations
  • Respiratory & Smoking Cessation
    Volume 2
  • Dermatology/EENT
  • Infectious Diseases
  • HIV & AIDS
  • Bone/Joint & Rheumatology
  • Biostatistics: A Refresher
  • Study Designs
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Failure
  • Thromboembolic Disorders
  • Arrhythmias
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Primary and Secondary Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Regulatory & Ethical Issues (additional resource)
  • Medication Therapy Management (additional resource)
  • The Board of Pharmacy Specialties "2012 Candidate’s Guide" (additional resource)
  • The Board of Pharmacy Specialties "2012 Recertification Guide" (additional resource)

Faculty
Session 1
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
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
Session 2
Michael P. Kane, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Diabetes Mellitus & Other Endocrine Disorders
Michael P. Kane, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCACP
Professor, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Albany, New York
Session 3
Edward F. Foote, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS Nephrology
Edward F. Foote, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Professor and Chair of Pharmacy Practice, Nesbitt College of Pharmacy and Nursing, Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Alicia B. Forinash, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP Obstetrics/Gynecology
Alicia B. Forinash, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCACP
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 4
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 5
Tiffany E. Kaiser, PharmD, BCPS Solid Organ 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 6
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCPS 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
Elizabeth A. Coyle, Pharm.D. 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
Frank Romanelli, Pharm D., MPH, BCPS 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
Kevin Sowinski, Pharm.D., FCCP Biostatistics: A Refresher & Study 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
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCACP Bone/Joint and Rheumatology
Daniel S. Longyhore, Pharm.D., BCACP
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Wilkes University, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania; Ambulatory Care Pharmacist St. Luke’s Hospital & Health Network, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Session 8
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS Hypertension
Karen J. McConnell, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente of Colorado, Clinical Associate Professor, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Colorado Denver, Colorado
Samuel G. Johnson , Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ Cardiology) Heart Failure
Samuel G. Johnson , Pharm.D., BCPS (AQ Cardiology)
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist – Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente Colorado Region, Denver, Colorado
Nathan Clark , Pharm.D., BCPS, CACP Thromboembolic Disorders
Nathan Clark , Pharm.D., BCPS, CACP
Supervisor; Clinical Pharmacy Anticoagulation and Anemia Services, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Aurora, Colorado
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.
Michael C. Thomas, Pharm.D., BCPS Emergency Medicine
Michael C. Thomas, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, South University – Savannah, Savannah, Georgia

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Neurology (from the 2008 Pharmacotherapy Preparatory Review Course)
Continuing Pharmacy 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—
    Psychiatric Disorders and Oncology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-010-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Diabetes Mellitus and Endocrine Disorders
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-011-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Nephrology, Obstetrics/Gynecology, and Men's and Women's Health
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-012-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. 0217-0000-12-013-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Transplantation, Immunizations, and Pulmonary Disorders and Smoking Cessation
    Activity No. 0217-0000-11-014-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. 0217-0000-12-015-H01-P (2.5 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Bone/Joint & Rheumatology, Biostatistics: A Refresher, and Study Designs: Fundamentals of Interpretation
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-016-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Cardiology I
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-017-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)
  • Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review Course—
    Cardiology II and Emergency Medicine
    Activity No. 0217-0000-12-018-H01-P (3.0 contact hours)

All continuing pharmacy education activities associated with Updates in Therapeutics®: The Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification 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, 2013.

Technical Requirements

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Fees

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Continuing Pharmacy Education Products

Description Price Member Cart
These course formats are available for continuing pharmacy education credit.
Online Course with 26.5 Continuing Education Credits
- Includes audio/slide synchronized presentations, mp3 files of audio, PDF’s of the course workbook, and nine online posttests. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers are listed under the Continuing Education Credit above.
$525.00 $360.00
Print Book and CD-ROM Package with 26.5 Continuing Education Credits
- Course workbook in a perfect-bound book, audio/slide synchronized presentations on a CD-ROM, mp3 files of audio, and nine online posttests. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers are listed under the Continuing Education Credit above.
$545.00 $380.00
Online Book and CD-ROM Package with 26.5 Continuing Education Credits
- Online access to the PDF’s of the course workbook , audio/slide synchronized presentations on a CD-ROM, mp3 files of audio, and nine online posttests. The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers are listed under the Continuing Education Credit above.
$535.00 $370.00
The following items are also available and are sold separately.
Print Book
- Course workbook in a 2-volume perfect-bound book.
$240.00 $155.00
Online Book
- Online access to course workbook as Portable Document Format (PDF) files.
$230.00 $145.00
CD-ROM
Audio/Slide synchronized presentations and mp3 files of audio. Not CD-Audio compatible. For use with online or print book workbook.
$360.00 $230.00