THE UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY
MARCH 13, 2013 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Registration and breakfast at 7:30am
HYATT NEWPORT REGENCY HOTEL
1 GOAT ISLAND, NEWPORT, RI
Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery
is an innovative and interactive practice-based educational program that provides pharmacists with the skills necessary to become primary sources for vaccine advocacy, education, and administration. The program reviews the basics of immunology, identifies legal and regulatory issues pharmacists must consider before starting an immunization program, and focuses on practice implementation.
The purpose of this educational program is to:
Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery is conducted in two parts: the self-study and the live training. A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded to participants who successfully complete all program components, including an evaluation form.
KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR LIVE TRAINING
UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE OF PHARMACY FACULTY
Registration/Check-in and Continental Breakfast
Welcome, Introductions and Acknowledgments
The Importance of Vaccines and The Pharmacist’s Role in Vaccine Delivery
How Do Vaccines Prevent Disease?
Vaccine-Preventable Diseases (Part I)
Vaccine- Preventable Diseases (Part II)
Identifying Vaccination Needs
Establishing a Pharmacy-Based Immunization Program
Adverse Events Following Vaccination and Emergency Preparedness
Vaccine Administration Technique
Skills Training and Assessment
CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION (CPE) CREDIT
Successful completion of the live seminar component involves passing the final exam with a grade of 70% or higher and demonstrating competency in 2 intramuscular and 1 subcutaneous injection. Successful completion of this component will result in 8.0 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit (0.80 CEUs). ACPE UAN: 202-999-11-135-L01-P. Successful completion of the self-study component involves passing the self-study assessment questions with a grade of 70% or higher and will result in 12.0 contact hours of
continuing pharmacy education credits (1.2 CEUs). ACPE UAN: 202-999-11-136-H01-P.
The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery: A Certificate Program for Pharmacists was developed by the American Pharmacists Association. Release Date: 05/15/2011.
Please fax or email a copy of your current CPR certificate to 401.874.4424 or firstname.lastname@example.org. If you do not have a current CPR certificate, please email a statement of your intent to obtain a CPR certificate to email@example.com.
REGISTRATION & REFUNDS
This program is open to licensed pharmacists only. Program registration is limited to the first 50 participants. NOTE: Please be advised that this program is subject to postponement or cancellation if the required minimum number of registrants is not met at least 21 days prior to the program.
Tuition: $225 (includes continental breakfast, lunch and breaks).
Register at https://www.uripharmacycpd.org. Registration must be completed online using a credit card or electronic check as payment. Registrants will receive an immediate email registration confirmation as well as a follow up email with instructions for accessing the online* self-study component of the program. The instructional email will be sent on or before January 15,2013. No refunds for cancellations on or after February 25, 2013. Cancellations prior to February 25, 2013 will receive a refund minus a $50 administrative fee provided the registrant has not redeemed the online access code for the self-study component. Participants who redeem an enrollment code will not receive a refund regardless whether or not they complete any portion of the self-study but will be able to transfer registration to another program. If you are not able to attend the live workshop you registered to attend, please contact Brenda Nazareth at 401.874.5552 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
LOCATION, PARKING and ROOM RESERVATIONS
Hyatt Regency Newport, 1 Goat Island, Newport, Rhode Island, USA 02840 Tel: 401 851 1234 FREE daytime parking at the Hyatt Hotel & Conference Center. Parking fee applies for overnight guests. Room reservations can be made by calling the Hyatt Regency directly at: 888-421-1442. Callers can refer to the “URI College of Pharmacy Seminar by the Sea” to obtain the conference room rate of $141 plus tax (single or double occupancy). Reservations at this rate accepted until room block is full.