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Health Outcomes PRN Focus Session -- NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards – Opportunities for Pharmacy Research

Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 2:15 PM to 3:45 PM EST at 2nd Floor: Nassau

Available for 1.50 hours of CPE credit
Activity Number: 0217-0000-19-177-L04-P
Activity Type: An Application-Based Activity

  • Erin Weeda, Pharm.D., BCPSModerator: Erin Weeda, Pharm.D., BCPS
    Assistant Professor, Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Charleston, South Carolina

An Overview of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program
2:15 PM

  • Bradley G. Phillips, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPSSpeaker: Bradley G. Phillips, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
    Millikan-Reeve Professor and Head, Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy; Director, Clinical and Translational Research Unit, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
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Learning Objectives
1. Describe the NIH CTSA program mechanism and overall goals
2. Outline NIH CTSA program projects and initiatives.
3. Discuss how the NIH CTSA program can support clinical pharmacy research.
Using the NIH CTSA Program to Advance Pharmacy-based Translational Research
2:40 PM


Learning Objectives
1. Define translational research and describe how it applies to the pharmacy discipline.
2. Discuss CTSA resources that could be used to support pharmacy-based translational research.
How can the NIH CTSA Program Support Training and Career Development?
3:05 PM

  • Vicki L. Ellingrod, Pharm.D., FCCPSpeaker: Vicki L. Ellingrod, Pharm.D., FCCP
    Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education and the John Gideon Searle Professor of Clinical and Translational Pharmacy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Learning Objectives
1. Outline CTSA opportunities for pharmacy students, residents, graduate students, and faculty.
2. Describe how CTSA education, training, and career development opportunities may be useful in advancing research careers.
Sharing Personal Experiences with the CTSA Program - How the CTSA Helped Move My Career Forward
3:30 PM

Learning Objectives
1. Describe how CTSA resources were used to support personal research goals.
2. Discuss an example of CTSA research from inception to completion, and share challenges encountered during the process.