Radiopharmaceutical Regulatory Updates and Pharmacy Law


Get up to speed on the new regulations and standards in radiopharmaceuticals. Experts will explore the development of U.S. Pharmacopeia General Chapters  and , the U.S. Food and Drug Administration guidance on radiopharmaceuticals, and the medication management processes that nuclear medicine departments must follow to comply with accreditation body standards.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe recent developments regarding U.S. Pharmacopeia standards that apply to radiopharmaceuticals.
  2. Discuss the U.S. Food and Drug Administration guidance that affects the compounding of radiopharmaceuticals.
  3. Explain medication management standards from The Joint Commission and other accreditation bodies as they relate to nuclear medicine.
James Ponto, FAPHA,MS
University of Iowa Hospitals
Cindi Luckett-Gilbert,
Regulatory Compliance
Shertech Pharmacy
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Nuclear Pharmacy
Session Time Slot(s): 
Saturday, March 17
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Music City Center - Room 105A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-075-L03-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.3
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