University of Wisconsin–Madison

PharmaSki Symposium

Current Topics in Patient Care

Participants at a round table discussionThis NEW Symposium will focus on topics that will provide pharmacy practitioners and technicians with practical reviews and updates on new and trending topics.

These topics include cancer treatments, opioid therapies, rare diseases, diabetes, trends in managed care, headache and migraine treatments, legislative pharmacy updates and trends in managed care.

This new two day symposium will provide CE programming in the morning and time to ski in the afternoon!

Developed & Conducted by the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development, School of Pharmacy, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Registration Information

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Refund Policy

Register by: Jan 23, 2019
Course date:Jan 24, 2019 - Jan 25, 2019
Location:

Hilton Garden Inn Wausau
2101 N Mountain Rd
Wausau, WI  54401

Course fee:

$175 for January 24 and 25
$100 for a single day

Ski in the afternoon:

$48 per day lift ticket
$68 per day lift ticket and ski rental
$8 per day helmet rental

Course Objectives

Learning Objectives - At the conclusion of this 2-day CE activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Provide patient advice related to Continuous Glucose Monitoring systems, patient worn insulin pump system, insulin pod system and insulin injectors.
  • Describe recent high-level advancements in cancer treatments, and the application of those advancement to your patients or pharmacy customers.
  • Evaluate and discuss current managed care trends on the national and state level, and be able to explain those trends to your pharmacy patients or customers.
  • Classify the newest CGRP migraine therapies, and be able to differentiate acute versus preventive treatment and then describe which migraine suffers who might benefit for these new therapies
  • Identify and explain key legislative initiatives potentially impacting patients on a state of Wisconsin and on a national level.
  • Describe current reporting guidelines, expert recommendations, strategies for intervention related to opioid therapies
  • Recognize the impact of current topics in pharmacy to your practice
  • Describe the growth of orphan, ultra-orphan, rare disease and how the orphan drug act of 1983 legislation has shaped new drug entering the market and the practice pharmacy.

Course Outline

Thursday, January 24, 2019
7:15 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00 am

Welcome and Introductions

Brett Kelly, MS, RPh, Clinical Professor, DPPD, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy

8:05 am

Exciting Evolution in Cancer Treatments

Speaker: Emily Hennes, PharmD, UW Health

9:05 am

New Guidelines, Restrictions and Reporting on Opioid Therapies

Speaker: Christi Albert, PharmD, BCPS, UW Health

10:05 am Refreshment/Networking break
10:20 am

Diabetes-What's New with Continuous Glucose Monitoring, Pumps, Pods and Injectors

Speaker: TBA

11:20 am

Rare Disease Spotlight-New Therapies for Small Populations

Speaker: Jill K. Michaud, PharmD, BCPS, MHA, System Director of Pharmacy, Aspirus Wausau Hospital

12:20 pm Lunch
Friday, January 25, 2019
7:30 am

Continental Breakfast

8:00 am

Welcome and Introductions

Brett Kelly, MS, RPh, Clinical Professor, DPPD, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy


8:05 am

Trends in Managed Care and the Impact on Pharmacy Practice

Speaker: Brett Kelly, MS, RPh


9:05 am

Advances in Headache & Migraine Treatments

Speaker: Beth Martin, PhD, MS, RPh, FAPhA, Professor, Assistant Dean for Assessment, Teaching & Learning, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy

10:05 am

Refreshments/Networking Break
10:20 am

Clinical and Legal Updates on Marijuana

Speaker: Barry Gidal, PharmD, RPh, FAES, Professor (CHS), UW-Madison School of Pharmacy

11:20 am

Current Topics in Pharmacy-Round Table Discussions

Speaker: TBA

12:20 pm Lunch

Instructors

Christi Albert, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacist, UW Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Barry Gidal, PharmD, RPh, FAES, Professor (CHS), UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Emily Hennes, PharmD, PGY2 Oncology Pharmacy Resident, UW Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI

Brett Kelly, RPh, MS, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Pharmacy Professional Development, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Beth Martin, PhD, MS, RPh, FAPhA, Professor, Assistant Dean for Assessment, Teaching & Learning, UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Madison, WI

Jill K. Michaud, PharmD, BCPS, MHA, System Director of Pharmacy, Aspirus Wausau Hospital, Wausau, WI

 

The faculty have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. They will not be referencing unlabeled and/or unapproved uses of drugs in their presentations.

 

CE Credit

ICEP LogoAccreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, the University of Wisconsin–Madison ICEP is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

A total of 8.0 hours or 0.8 CEU's of knowledge-based CE credit can be earned by successfully completing this activity. CE credit information, based on verification of live attendance and completion of the program assessment and evaluation, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion.

January 24, 2019
ACPE# JA0000358-0000-19-010-L04-P (4.0 hours)

January 25, 2019
ACPE# JA0000358-0000-19-011-L04-P (4.0 hours)

Accommodations

Hotel accommodations are the responsibility of the registrant.

Hilton Garden Inn Wausau
2101 N Mountain Rd
Wausau, WI  54401
Group Name: UW School of Pharmacy
Arrival Date: 23-Jan-2019
Departure Date: 26-Jan-2019
Booking Link

More Info

This new symposium will provide CE programming in the morning and time to ski in the afternoon!

Ski the beautiful Granite Peak at Rib Mountain State Park just 9 miles from the conference hotel.

Special rates available with conference registration.

Program Coordinator

Brett Kelly, BS Pharm, MS

Division of Pharmacy Professional Development
777 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 890-1886
brett.kelly@wisc.edu