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Updates in Therapeutics®: Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course, 2017 Edition



An ACCP Publication

Program Overview

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

Developed by Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacy Specialists and highly experienced pediatric pharmacy experts, the course provides a comprehensive review of the knowledge domains covered in the pediatric pharmacy specialty certification examination. Using a case-based approach, the course places a strong emphasis on the thought processes needed to solve patient care problems in each therapeutic area.

Course Expiration: October 31, 2018

Course Content

The Updates in Therapeutics®: Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course workbook is development based on the domains, tasks and knowledge statements outlined in the BPS Pediatric Pharmacy content outline. To view the topics covered, please view the Table of Contents.

Updates in Therapeutics®: Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course packages include:

  • A preparatory workbook, available as a two-volume perfect-bound book or online as a collection of PDFs. Both print and online versions of the workbook include:
    • Chapters offering a comprehensive review of the full scope of pediatric pharmacy
    • Over 250 patient cases with explained answers to enhance your case-based learning
    • Over 150 self-assessment questions with explained answers
    • Current and relevant references at the end of each chapter
  • Audio-synchronized slide presentations available online at www.accp.com. This is a recording of all the pediatric pharmacy sessions offered at the live Updates in Therapeutics® meeting. View slide presentations and listen to faculty as they review each presentation, slide by slide. The audio-synchronized slide presentations include:
    • Printable slide decks available as PDFs
    • Audio recordings available as downloadable MP3 files that can be transferred onto a mobile device
    • Six web-based posttests for earning 21.0 hours of CPE

Standard Package

The Updates in Therapeutics® 2017 Standard Package includes:

  • The Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course for home study in your choice of format, available April 2017.
  • A total of 21.0 continuing pharmacy education credit hours are available as part of this package.

All-Access Pass Package

The 2017 Pediatric Pharmacy All-Access Pass is a series of certification review resources at a discounted package price.

The Updates in Therapeutics® 2017 All-Access Pass includes:

  • The Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course for home study in your choice of format, available April 2017
  • Registration for the ACCP webinar on Developing Effective Test-Taking Skills, to be presented in July 2017, and access to a recording of the webinar
  • Registration for the ACCP Last-Chance Pediatric Pharmacy Review Webinar. These last-minute cram sessions will be presented in early September, shortly before the administration of the certification examinations. Recordings of this webinar are also included.
  • A total of 29.0 continuing pharmacy education credit hours are available as part of this package.

Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit

ACPE

The 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®: Pediatric Pharmacy Preparatory Review and Recertification Course are:

  • Fluids, Electrolytes, and Nutrition, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders, and Gastroenterology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-043-H01-P, 4.0 contact hours
  • Pediatric Nephrology, Infectious Diseases, and Immunology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-044-H01-P, 3.5 contact hours
  • PICU I, PICU II, and Neonatology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-045-H01-P, 4.0 contact hours
  • Toxicology, Neurology/Psychiatry, and Hematology/Oncology
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-046-H01-P, 3.0 contact hours
  • Pediatric Transplantation, Cardiology, and Pulmonary
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-047-H01-P, 3.5 contact hours
  • Biostatistics, Study Designs: Design and Application, and Practice Management
    Activity No. 0217-0000-17-048-H04-P, 3.0 contact hours

These are application-based activities.

ACPE CPE Credit:
To receive ACPE continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit, participants must successfully complete, submit and pass the Web-based posttest by October 31, 2018. Posttests can only be submitted once. Statements of credit will be available at CPE Monitor, https://nabp.pharmacy/cpe-monitor-service/, within 2-3 business days after completion of this posttest.

CPE Monitor Service
Provided through the collaborative efforts of NABP, the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and ACPE-accredited providers, the CPE Monitor Service allows you to electronically keep track of continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credits from ACPE-accredited providers. For more information on CPE Monitor please visit https://nabp.pharmacy/cpe-monitor-service/.

BCPPS Recertification Credit

To receive recertification credit, participants must successfully complete the 2017 BCPPS Recertification course*, submit and pass the Web-based posttests by August 15, 2017. Posttests can only be submitted once.
ACCP, as the official provider approved by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS), will record and report recertification credit earned for this activity directly to BPS. All participants must have a Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) Credential Number, expiration date and date of birth on file with ACCP for reporting purposes.

Faculty

Fluids, Electrolytes, and Nutrition
Allison B. Blackmer, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS
Assistant Professor-Pediatrics
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
University of Colorado
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Denver, Colorado
Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders
Thomas M. Parker, Pharm.D., CDE, CPT
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Pediatrics Division
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC)
School of Pharmacy
Columbia, South Carolina
Gastroenterology
Christina L. Cox, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS
Assistant Professor-Pediatrics
South Carolina College of Pharmacy
Columbia, South Carolina
Pediatric Nephrology
Karen Kovey, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS
Pediatric Clinical Specialist
Parkview Women and Children’s Hospital
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Infectious Diseases
Kalen B. Manasco, Pharm.D., BCPS, AE-C
Residency Program Director-General Pediatrics
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy
University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
Fort Wayne, Indiana
Immunology
Jenana Maker, Pharm.D., BCPS
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Stockton, California
PICU I
Joseph M. LaRochelle, Pharm.D., BCPPS
Associate Professor
Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy
New Orleans, Louisiana
PICU II
Jennifer L. Morris, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Pediatric Critical Care
Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas
Neonatology
Kirsten H. Ohler, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
Chicago, Illinois
Toxicology
Jeanette D. Trella, Pharm.D., BCPPS
Managing Director, The Poison Control Center
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Neurology/Psychiatry
Naomi House, Pharm.D., BCPP
Clinical Pharmacy Practitioner
Psychiatry and Pharmacy Residency Coordinator
Wolfson Children’s Hospital/Baptist Medical Center-Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida
Hematology/Oncology
M. Brooke Bernhardt, Pharm.D., M.S., BCOP, BCPPS
Assistant Director, Clinical Services and Outcomes
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, Texas
Pediatric Transplantation
Barrett R. Crowther, Pharm.D., BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist
Pediatrics & Solid Organ Transplant
University Health System
San Antonio, Texas
Cardiology
Shannan K. Eades, Pharm.D., BCPPS
Pediatric Pharmacy Clinical Specialist
PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency Program Director
Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital
San Antonio, Texas
Pulmonary
Rebecca S. Pettit, Pharm.D., MBA, BCPS, BCPPS
Pediatric Pulmonary Clinical Specialist
Riley Hospital for Children/Indiana University Health
San Antonio, Texas
Biostatistics
Robert DiCenzo, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS
Dean and Professor
Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy
Shenandoah University
Winchester, Virginia
Study Designs: Fundamentals, Interpretation and Research Topics
Mate M. Soric, Pharm.D., BCPS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Northeast Ohio Medical University College of Pharmacy
Rootstown, Ohio
Practice Management
Elizabeth A. Sinclair Goswami, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCPPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland

Pricing Options

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Recertification Credit CPE Credit