31st Annual New Drugs & Modern Concepts in Pharmacotherapy

Friday, March 29, 2019 - Sunday, March 31, 2019

 

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Early-Bird Registration Conference Fee*:

Standard Pharmacist: $515.00

 

*Early-bird ends on February 24, 2019


Single-Day Conference Fees:

Friday Only: $170

Saturday Only: $280

Sunday Only: $115

Exhibitor Information at a Glance
Click here to open 2019_Exhibitor_Info_Brochure.pdf

  • Exhibitor fee: $1,000
  • Estimated # of attendees: 150-175
  • Primary practice settings: Community, Hospital, Government/VA
  • Tabletop: 2'x6' table
  • Electrical available
  • Two representatives
  • Company recognition: Website, Syllabus, Signage
  • Email Address List of Attendees (with the exception of those that opted out)

Details

ACCREDITATION

Course Overview

This knowledge- and application-based learning activity is designed to provide pharmacists with the most current information regarding new drugs and new indications for older drugs. Lecture topics have been selected to reflect major areas of advancement in clinical therapeutics. The target audience for this program are pharmacists in a variety of settings including outpatient clinical care, managed care, consulting and inpatient-based practice.

Pharmacists
The University of the Pacific, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program is accredited for pharmacists for a maximum of 15 hours of continuing education credit (1.5 CEU), all knowledge- and application- based and are numbered consecutively (0006-0000-19-002-L04-P to 0006-0000-19-011-L06-P).



To receive continuing education credit for this program, pharmacists must attend each of the program sessions, complete and turn in the program registration form with all proper codes issued to participants and evaluation form for each day prior to departing the conference. Statements of credit will be uploaded to participant NABP e-profiles via CPE Monitor within 30 days of completion of the program. Paper statements will not be mailed. These are ongoing programs with an initial release date of 03.29.2019.

Planning Committee
Nancy L. DeGuire, PharmD, Associate Dean for External Relations and Director for Postgraduate Professional Education, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific

Cherie L. Dillon, PharmD, BCCP, Director of Drug Information, VANCHCS, Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific

Julio R. Lopez, PharmD, retired in June 2018 as Chief, Pharmacy Service, VANCHCS. He is Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF School of Pharmacy; Adjunct Professor, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific; and Adjunct Professor, Touro University College of Pharmacy

Linda L. Norton, PharmD, Professor, Pharmacy Practice; Assistant Dean of Operations, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific

Mark P. Walberg, PharmD, PhD, CTH, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Regional Coordinator, San Fernando Valley, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific

 


Staff


Dua Her, Director of External Relations and Professional Development, Office of External Relations, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific

Becky Perry, Alumni Relations Coordinator, Office of External Relations, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific



In accordance with ACPE policies, all Planning Committee members were required to complete a “Declaration of Disclosure-Conflict of Interest Statement” prior to this educational activity. All have indicated no relationship to disclose relating to the subject matter of these presentations.


Program Schedule

15-Hour CE Program

Friday, March 29, 2019
12-1pm Registration with Light Refreshments
1-2pm

Alternative Medicine: Moving into the Mainstream
Nancy L. DeGuire, PharmD, FACA

UAN: 0006-0000-19-002-L04-P | 0.1 CEU

2-2:15pm Break
2:15-4:15pm

Diabetes - The Tools for Clinical Treatment
Veronica Bandy, PharmD, MS, FCPhA, FCSHP, BCACP

UAN: 0006-0000-19-003-L01-P | 0.2 CEU

4:15-5:15pm

The Recognition, Evaluation, and Treatment of Eczema and Rosacea
Joel Wagner, PharmD

UAN: 0006-0000-19-004-L01-P | 0.1 CEU

Saturday, March 30, 2019
7-8am Registration with Continental Breakfast
8-9am

Asthma vs. COPD: A Lie Told Often Enough
Samuel Louie, MD

UAN: 0006-0000-19-005-L01-P | 0.1 CEU

9-10:30

2019 California Pharmacy Law Updates
Tony Park, PharmD, JD

UAN: 0006-0000-19-006-L03-P | 0.15 CEU

10:30-10:45am Break
10:45am-12:15pm

Hot Topics in Enforcement

Tony Park, PharmD, JD

UAN: 0006-0000-19-007-L03-P | 0.15 CEU

12:15-1:45pm Lunch on your own
1:45-3:45pm

Advances in Cancer Therapeutics: A Survey of 'What's New in Oncology'
Marcus C. Ravnan, PharmD, FCSHP, FASHP

UAN: 0006-0000-19-008-L01-P | 0.2 CEU

3:45-4pm Break
4-6pm

Updates in HIV: A Practical Guide for Pharmacists in 2019
Nancy Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS, AAHIVP, FCSHP

UAN: 0006-0000-19-009-L01-P | 0.2 CEU

Sunday, March 31, 2019
7:30-8:30am Registration with Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:30am

Women's Health: Clinical and Practice Update
Kathleen Hill-Besinque, PharmD, MSEd, FASHP

UAN: 0006-0000-19-010-L04-P | 0.1 CEU

9:30-10am Break and Checkout
10am-12pm

From the Novel to the Nonsensical: Vaccine Updates and the Anti-Vaccine Movement
Mark P. Walberg, PharmD, PhD, CTH

UAN: 0006-0000-19-011-L06-P | 0.2 CEU

12pm Drop off your Request for Continuing Education Credit prior to your departure.




Location and Parking

University of the Pacific, San Francisco Campus
155 Fifth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

University of the Pacific's new San Francisco campus is a state-of-the-art home of learning, teaching, patient care and research. The convenient location is close to all major public transportation options, including BART, Muni and CalTrain. The new campus is built to LEED Gold standard to optimize energy and water efficiencies, and support overall environmental health.

Reservation

A block of rooms has been reserved at the InterContinental San Francisco for the conference dates March 29-31, 2019. The conference rate is $229 plus applicable taxes for a King Standard and $249 plus applicable taxes for Two Beds Standard. To book rooms please contact their Reservations Department at 1-866-781-2364 and identify yourself as a participant of the University of the Pacific New Drugs CE Group in order to receive the negotiated rates.

Lodging is only available at the conference rate by calling the number below and is honored on a first come, first served basis but not after 5pm on March 8, 2019. We encourage you to make your reservation early as the room block fills quickly.

Book your room online.
By phone: 1-866-781-2364
Group Name: Pacific New Drugs CE Group

Parking
Parking is available at the Fifth & Mission / Yerba Buena Parking Garage. Daily parking fee of $34.00/24 hrs.

Fifth & Mission / Yerba Buena Parking Garage
899 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone: 415.982.8522
Website: www.fifthandmission.com

BART:
Visit www.bart.gov for Bay Area Rapid Transit routes and schedules.

Click here for directions


Contact

Office of External Relations

Phone: 209.932.3275

Email: pacific_phsce@pacific.edu