Specialty Pharmacy Boot Camp 101


With a robust drug pipeline and innovative programming, specialty pharmacy continues to grow. No longer just injectable and infused products, several oral dosage forms have been recently approved and more are on the way. Nonetheless, specialty pharmacy remains complex, requiring patient education, monitoring, and medication management by skilled staff. Get a thorough overview of specialty practice and the opportunities it opens for you.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe strategies for patient management in specialty pharmacy, including financial support, patient education, training, and monitoring.
  2. Discuss examples of specialty pharmacy care plan implementation strategies. 
  3. Explain strategies for collecting, synthesizing, and managing patient data required for specialty pharmacy reporting requirements along with communicating these data to stakeholders, including providers, insurers, and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
John Musil, Pharm.D.
Founder / Chairman
Avella Specialty Pharmacy
Melissa Duke, PharmD, MS, BCPS
Senior Director, Ambulatory Pharmacy Services
Banner Health
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Specialty Pharmacy
Session Time Slot(s): 
Saturday, March 17
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Music City Center - Room 103B
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-18-034-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.15
Activity Type: