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Global Health PRN and Infectious Diseases PRN Focus Session -- Updates in Global Infectious Diseases

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 from 1:15 PM to 2:45 PM EST at 2nd Floor: Gramercy West

Available for 1.50 hours of CPE credit
Activity Number: 0217-0000-19-195-L01-P
Activity Type: A Knowledge-Based Activity


Speakers
  • Moderator: Susie J. Crowe, Pharm.D.
    Director of Experiential Education, Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy, Johnson City, Tennessee
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Averting Vaccine Preventable Diseases in Underserved Patients
1:15 PM

Speakers
  • Jeffery A. Goad, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPSSpeaker: Jeffery A. Goad, Pharm.D., MPH, BCPS
    Chapman University School of Pharmacy, Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus, Irvine, California


Learning Objectives
1. Evaluate current trends in the resurgence of vaccine-preventable diseases around the world.
2. Discuss ethnic and racial barriers to vaccination.
2. Describe strategies to improve vaccination rates in underserved patients.
Emerging Antimicrobial Resistance Globally
2:00 PM

Speakers
  • Debra A. Goff, Pharm.D., FCCPSpeaker: Debra A. Goff, Pharm.D., FCCP
    Specialty Practice Pharmacist Infectious Diseases, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center; Clinical Associate Professor, OSU College of Pharmacy, Columbus, Ohio
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Learning Objectives
1. Discuss limitations in identifying antimicrobial resistance globally.
2. Describe strategies to reduce antimicrobial resistance and the development of superbugs on a global scale.
3. Discuss treatment options for resistant infections taking into account the World Health Organization’s Model List of Essential Medicines.