For Technicians

Pharmacy technicians can earn up to 10 hours of CPE, including 6 hours on Saturday that features fully integrated sessions with pharmacists within three different tracks - Innovative Practice, Nutrition/Wellness, and Professional Roles & Skills. As always, Expo will wrap on Sunday with two traditional favorites – New Drug Update and Gamechangers sandwiching a pharmacy law session on Drug Shortages.

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Saturday, February 8, 2020

0.6 CEUs/6 Hrs CPE for pharmacy technicians

6:30 a.m. Registration Opens
7:00 a.m. Industry Symposium Breakfast 
8:15 a.m. Welcome
8:30 a.m.  Keynote: “Lead & Work Across Generations: Strategies to Connect and Engage a Multi-Generational Team” by Ryan Jenkins
9:30 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. SESSION 1
Nutrition/Wellness Track
Essential Oils: What Every Healthcare Professional Needs to Know

Professional Roles & Skills Track
You2: Being Intentional with Your Development
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. SESSION 2
Innovative Practice Track
Technician Product Verification: A Hands-on Exercise in Continuous Quality Improvement

Nutrition/Wellness Track
Recommending Supplements: Yes of No?
  Professional Roles & Skills Track
Philosophy of Practice: Laying the Foundation for What We Do?
12:00 p.m. Lunch and Exhibit Hall
2:00 p.m. SESSION 3
Nutrition/Wellness Track
What's New in Nutrition? The Impact of Diet Fads and Label Changes on Patient Counseling

Professional Roles & Skills Track
Rural Pharmacy Practice: Partnering to Provide Interprofessional Care
3:00 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m. SESSION 4
Nutrition/Wellness Track
Self-Care = Healthcare: The Most Important Formula You Will Ever Learn

Professional Roles & Skills Track
How Teamwork Impacts Joy in Work
4:15 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. SESSION 5
Nutrition/Wellness Track
THC, CBD and Now Hemp Oil: Do They Work? Are They Safe? What's Available Legally?

Professional Roles & Skills Track
Why Did the Patient Do That? Understanding How Social Determinants of Health Influence Patient Decisions 
5:30 p.m. Adjourn
5:45 p.m. Political Leadership Reception (Ticket required)

Sunday, February 9, 2020
0.4 CEUs/4.0 Hrs CPE for pharmacy technicians
6:30 a.m. Registration
6:45 a.m. Industry Symposium Breakfast - TBD
8:00 a.m.  New Drug Update 
9:30 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m.  Drug Shortages: Navigating the Challenge
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Gamechangers in Pharmacy: 2019
12:30 p.m. Adjourn