PharmTalk: Innovative Strategies in Supporting Safe Opioid Use and Overdose Prevention

Description

Pharmacists must strike a careful balance when working to support the safe and appropriate use of opioids. They also have important roles to play with substance abuse treatment and naloxone distribution and education. Come to this session to hear from pharmacists who have implemented innovative strategies to support safe opioid use, address opioid misuse and abuse, and prevent opioid overdoses.

  • A New Interprofessional Pain Management Stewardship Program. Mohamed Jalloh
  • Physician-Pharmacist Collaboration to Reduce Opioid Misuse and Diversion in Primary Care. Adriane Irwin
  • Development of a Novel Naloxone Training Program. Thomas Franko
  • Evidence-Based Use of Medications Used in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorder. Terry Richardson
  • Pharmacist-Ran Long Acting Injection Clinic at a Behavioral Healthcare Center. Steve Cummings
  • A Pharmacist-Led Clinical Video Telehealth (CVT) Group for Opioid Overdose Prevention and Naloxone Education. Aimee Patterson

 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe innovative strategies used by pharmacists to support safe opioid use and address opioid misuse and abuse.
  2. Describe novel approaches to naloxone distribution and education.

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe innovative strategies used by pharmacists to support safe opioid use and address opioid misuse and abuse.
  2. Describe novel approaches to naloxone distribution and education.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Mohamed Jalloh
Adriane
Adriane Irwin, MS, PharmD, BCACP, CDE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Oregon State University
 
Thomas
Thomas Franko,
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
 
Terry Richardson
Steve
Steve Cummings,
pharmacy manager
Kentucky One Health, Our Lady of Peace
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: PharmTalk
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Saturday, March 17
Time: 
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Room: 
Music City Center - Room 103A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-040-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.15
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-18-040-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.15
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based