Let's Get Digital: Advancing Your Practice and Career Online

Description

Move over cat videos—social media has work to do. It’s one of the many digital tools you can leverage to stay connected, informed, and on top of your game when advancing your career or enhancing your practice. Just imagine how much more you could get done if everything you needed wasn’t scattered across e-mails, notebooks, and other tools. Log in to this session and get the full download on staying professionally active on social media and using other online applications to improve organization, collaboration, and productivity. 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe how “digital immigrants” and “digital natives” think differently about the use of technology to create collaborative teams and participate in communities of practice.
  2. Explain the advantages and disadvantages of using social media to advance one’s career.
  3. Demonstrate key steps for developing a professional social media strategy.
  4. Compare and contrast collaboration web-based software platforms and how they might be used to improve communication and project management.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe how “digital immigrants” and “digital natives” think differently about the use of technology to create collaborative teams and participate in communities of practice.
  2. Explain the advantages and disadvantages of using social media to advance one’s career.
  3. Demonstrate key steps for developing a professional social media strategy.
  4. Compare and contrast collaboration web-based software platforms and how they might be used to improve communication and project management.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Stuart
Stuart Haines, PHARMD
Professor and Director, Pharmacy Professional Development
University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
 
Brent
Brent Reed, PharmD
Associate Professor
University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
 
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Advanced New Practitioner, Community-Based Pharmacy Residencies, Early New Practitioner, Pharmacy Management and Professional Leadership
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Sunday, March 22
Time: 
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Room: 
Gaylord National Resort - National Harbor 4-5
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.15
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.15
Activity Type:
Application-based