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ANNOUNCEMENT: Our CE activities have moved to a new learning management system to better serve you. The login to the Online CE Center is https://web2.uconn.edu/pharmacyce/login.php.  

For activities prior to July 2014, please see attached for a list of session codes. All session codes for activities after July 2014 can be found in the courses listed below this announcement.

All current user registration information has been uploaded for your convenience. Current users do not need to register. To review your registration page to ensure the data is up to date or to register, go to https://web2.uconn.edu/pharmacyce/program_register.php.

For a full list of courses, go to http://pharmacy.uconn.edu/academics/ce/drug-topics-and-uconn-ce

Continuing Education

The expanding role of direct oral anticoagulants in the management of thromboembolic disease
The expanding role of direct oral anticoagulants in the management of thromboembolic diseaseThe goal of this program for pharmacists and technicians is to review the treatment of venous thromboembolism with the class of medications known as direct oral anticoagulants.
Part II: Law: Educating and empowering patients and caregivers: The pharmacist’s role in reducing the risk of opioid overdose
Part II: Law: Educating and empowering patients and caregivers: The pharmacist’s role in reducing the risk of opioid overdoseThe goal of this program is to provide knowledge and awareness of the safety, efficacy, and legal status of the opioid overdose antagonist naloxone as part of a comprehensive opioid overdose education for patients and caregivers.
Part1: Recognition and referral to enhance recovery: The pharmacist’s role in managing opioid use disorder
Part1: Recognition and referral to enhance recovery: The pharmacist’s role in managing opioid use disorderThe goal of this program is to enhance knowledge and awareness of opioid use disorder in order to identify and effectively manage patients at risk of overdose.

Drug Topics CPE: Changing format to meet your needsYour feedback has resulted in exciting new offerings for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in 2016.
LAW: Primer on biosimilar agents: What the pharmacist needs to know
LAW: Primer on biosimilar agents: What the pharmacist needs to knowThe goal of this program is to educate pharmacists and pharmacy technicians about the legal and regulatory pathways for biosimilars approved by the US FDA.
MTM essentials for cough management
MTM essentials for cough managementThe goal of this activity is to provide pharmacists with an overview of management options for the most common causes of cough in outpatient settings.

Recognition of drug-induced pulmonary disease and management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Recognition of drug-induced pulmonary disease and management of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosisThe goal of this activity is to review the common medications associated with pulmonary toxicity and to review how to recognize and treat idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
MTM essentials for cold, flu, and sinusitis management
MTM essentials for cold, flu, and sinusitis managementThe goal of this activity is to compare and contrast the common cold, influenza, and sinusitis, and discuss the role of the pharmacist as the medication expert for various treatment options and as a source to triage patients when needed.
MTM essentials for allergic rhinitis management
MTM essentials for allergic rhinitis managementThe goal of this month’s activity is to discuss the pathophysiology and clinical presentation of allergic rhinitis and review nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic treatments for the symptoms of allergic rhinitis.
Primer on Inhalers and nebulizers: August 2015 CPE
Primer on Inhalers and nebulizers: August 2015 CPEThe goal of this month’s activity is to discuss the various types of inhaled devices and educate pharmacists on the techniques for correct device use.