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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 role of the community pharmacy team in assisting patients receiving oral anticancer medications
The role of the community pharmacy team in assisting patients receiving oral anticancer medicationsThe goal of this activity is to educate the community pharmacy team about oral anticancer medications.
Interventions to improve quality of life for patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis
Interventions to improve quality of life for patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritisThe goal of this activity is to educate pharmacists and pharmacy technicians about pharmacist interventions in improving the quality of life for patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Readers will also gain knowledge about available options for treatment, adverse effects, risks, and benefits.
Expanding vaccination rates through pharmacist-initiated patient identification and assessment
Expanding vaccination rates through pharmacist-initiated patient identification and assessmentThe goal of this activity is to educate pharmacists and pharmacy technicians about current vaccine recommendations so that they can identify adolescent and adult patients who may need vaccinations. Readers will also gain knowledge about where to obtain information about current vaccine recommendations.

The rundown: Management of acute and chronic diarrhea
The rundown: Management of acute and chronic diarrheaThe goal of this activity is to review the various risk factors, etiologies, and treatments of diarrhea as well as the pharmacist’s role in its management.
Keep your patient moving: An overview of treatment options for constipation
Keep your patient moving: An overview of treatment options for constipationThe role of new agents such as linaclotide, lubiprostone, methylnaltrexone, and naloxegol in treating chronic idiopathic constipation, irritable bowel syndrome with constipation, and opioid-induced constipation.
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.