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Center for Continuing Pharmacy Education

The Duquesne University School of Pharmacy continually earns recognition as a top school of pharmacy in the United States because of outstanding academic programs, hands-on training opportunities, and nationally recognized research and leadership.

The Center for Continuing Pharmacy Education operates under the School of Pharmacy providing contemporary continuing education to pharmacists and technicians through various live and enduring programming. Our mission is to provide high quality, evidence-based programs designed to maintain competency and enhance skills for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in an effort to stay current with the evolving pharmacy profession and health care systems.

This is accomplished by:

  • Developing educational activities that engages the learner and assists in the continuing professional development of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians
  • Providing evidence-based educational programs for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians to improve practice and enhance health outcomes
  • Preparing pharmacists and pharmacy technicians for changing practice roles within the healthcare delivery system.

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

*First-Annual Continuing Education Winterfest*

Registration for this event is now closed!

Continuing Education Topics Include:

  • 2019 Immunization Updates & Travel Health*
  • e-Cigarettes
  • Adherence Issues With Schizophrenia*
  • Expanded Use Of The HPV Vaccine*
  • Updates In The Management Of Clostridium Difficile Infection
  • Chronic Inflammatory Disorders: Drug Updates & Patient Benefits
  • Precision Medicine In Cystic Fibrosis
  • Chronic Migraine Pain Treatment*
  • Pharmacologic Treatment Of Eating Disorders

*These topics satisfy Pennsylvania State Board requirements for immunization, pain management, and patient safety

Faculty: Duquesne University School of Pharmacy Residents

Continental Breakfast & Lunch Included

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Novel Insulin Agents: A Case Based Review for Community Pharmacists (Online)

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Describe the advantages and disadvantages to the insulin products currently on the market.
  2. Apply the findings from clinical trials to patient scenarios in community and ambulatory care pharmacy
  3. Make decisions on adding and adjusting insulin therapy in a patient with Type 2 Diabetes.

Stewart-LynchFaculty: Autumn Stewart-Lynch, PharmD, BCACP, CTTS
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Fee: $20

UAN: 0055-0000-17-029-H01-P

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New Advances In Psoriasis Treatment (Online)

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to identify the clinical signs and symptoms of psoriasis as well as common comorbidities associated with psoriatic diseases, apply standards for the classification of psoriasis to prompt a timely initiation of therapy, and implement treatment guidelines and evidence-based recommendations to provide effective long-term patient centered management of moderate to severe psoriatic disease.

McConahaFaculty: Jamie L. McConaha, PharmD, CTTS, BCACP, CDE
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Fee: $20

UAN: 0055-0000-17-028-H01-P

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