CPhA offers innovative and interactive practice-based educational programs that provides pharmacists with the skills necessary to become primary sources of care in the following areas:

Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery

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.

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Pharmacist & Patient-Centered Diabetes Care

The Pharmacist and Patient-Centered Diabetes Care Certificate Training Program is a newly revised, intensive educational experience designed to equip pharmacists with the knowledge, skills, and confidence needed to provide effective, evidence-based diabetes care. Five self-study modules provide comprehensive instruction in current diabetes concepts and standards of care. The live seminar incorporates case studies and hands-on skills training focused on the situations most likely to be encountered—as well as the services most needed—in community and ambulatory care practice settings. Participants will gain experience evaluating and adjusting drug therapy regimens for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, counseling patients about lifestyle interventions, analyzing and interpreting self-monitoring of blood glucose results, and assessing the overall health status of patients to identify needed monitoring and interventions.

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Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services

Delivering Medication Therapy Management Services is an innovative and interactive certificate training program that explores the pharmacist’s role in providing MTM services to patients. Pharmacists have a tremendous opportunity to receive reimbursement for monitoring and improving medication use in patients with complex medication regimens. This practice-based activity teaches pharmacists the essential skills necessary to become a successful MTM practitioner. The certificate training program will enhance pharmacists’ clinical expertise in evaluating complicated medication regimens, identifying medication-related problems, and making recommendations to patients, caregivers, and health care professionals.

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Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services

Pharmacy-Based Travel Health Services is an innovative and interactive advanced competency training (ACT) program that explores the pharmacist’s role in providing travel health services to patients. This application-based activity is the first step for pharmacists interested in learning the essential skills necessary to successfully provide travel health services.

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Community Pharmacy-Based Point-of-Care Testing

The Community Pharmacy-Based Point-of-Care Testing certificate training program provides community pharmacists and members of academia, industry and government with the skills necessary to develop and implement a collaborative testing program for influenza, Group A streptococcus, HIV and hepatitis C. There is a recognized need for community pharmacists to collaboratively improve patient access to care through the use of point-of-care tests.

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Anticoagulation Certificate Training Program

The Anticoagulation certificate training program provides pharmacists with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to care for patients taking anticoagulation therapies. With expanded use of anticoagulant agents, the number of patients receiving these drugs has increased dramatically. Safe and effective anticoagulation must include a number of key components to avoid complications. These include careful patient assessment, an understanding of the clotting cascade and mechanisms of action of anticoagulant therapies, a detailed focus on factors which influence therapy and knowledge of current guidelines.

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Lipids Management for Pharmacists

The Lipids Management for Pharmacists certificate training program was specifically designed to help pharmacists manage lipid disorders.  The program will review the pathophysiology of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease using the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association and the National Lipid Association guidelines.  Participants will learn how to develop both pharmacological and non-pharmacological management for patients with lipid disorders. The program will also review various classes of agents used to treat lipid disorders and point-of-care laboratory assessment options for the management of lipid disorders.   

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**Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable under any circumstances. Please be advised that this program is subject to postponement or cancellation if the required minimum number of registrants is not met at least 10 days prior to the program.**