YAFI Online Programming // Disease State Management and Drug Therapy

UConn Update #3

SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19

Educational Objectives

After participating in this activity, pharmacists will be able to:

  • List developments related to treatments that are currently being investigated for COVID-19
  • Recognize changes to the CDC’s recommendations and risk criteria
  • Describe non-pharmacologic interventions to reduce the spread of SARS-CoV-19

Session Offered

Release Date: May 4, 2020

Expiration Date: December 31,2021

Course Fee

$3 for pharmacists

$3 for technicians

Session Codes

20YC44-XTX29 Pharmacist

20YC44-YKT48 Pharmacy Technician

Accreditation Hours

1.0 hours of CE

Abstract

UConn faculty assembled this homestudy in response to a high demand to reliable education on coronavirus. It answers questions submitted by our learners.

Accreditation Statements

The University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are eligible to participate in this application-based activity and will receive up to 0.2 CEU (2 contact hours) for completing the activity, passing the quiz with a grade of 70% or better, and completing an online evaluation. Statements of credit are available via the CPE Monitor on- line system and your participation will be recorded with CPE Monitor within 72 hours of submission

ACPE UAN:
0009-0000-20-044-H01-P
0009-0000-20-044-H01-T

Grant funding: None

Cost: $3 for pharmacists $3 for technicians

Initial Release Date: May 4, 2020
Expiration Date: December 31, 2021

To obtain CPE credit, visit the UConn Online CE Center

Use your NABP E-profile ID and the session code 20YC44-XTX29 for pharmacists or 20YC44-YKT48 for pharmacy technicians to access the online quiz and evaluation.

First- time users must pre-register in the Online CE Center. Test results will be displayed immediately and your participation will be recorded with CPE Mon- itor within 72 hours of completing the requirements.

For questions concerning the online CPE activities, email joanne.nault@uconn.edu

Faculty

Jeannette Y. Wick, R.Ph, MBA, FASCP, is the Assistant Director, Office of Pharmacy Professional Development, UConn School of Pharmacy, Storrs, CT.

C. Michael White, Pharm.D., FCP, FCCP; Professor and Chair, Pharmacy Practice, UConn School of Pharmacy, Storrs, CT and Director, HOPES Collaborative Group, University of Connecticut and Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT.

Jeffrey R. Aeschlimann, Pharm.D. Is an Associate Professor, UConn School of Pharmacy, Adjunct Associate Professor, UConn School of Medicine, UConn Health, Division of Infectious Diseases.

Faculty Disclosure

All faculty have no actual or potential conflicts of interest associated with this article.

Disclosure of Discussions of Off-label and Investigational Drug Use

This activity may contain discussion of off label/unapproved use of drugs. The content and views presented in this educational program are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent those of the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

Content

Introduction

This is the third update to UConn’s running series on SARS-COV-2 and COVID-19. In previous continuing education (CE) activities, we discussed the virus (SARSCoV-2), the disease it causes (COVID-19), and frequently asked questions. It’s been an interesting two weeks, with change afoot daily. We appreciate your questions and interest, and have done our best to provide evidence-based information. Please feel free to share the CEs with others.

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