PharmTalk: Innovative Practices for Special Populations


Pharmacy patient care services evolve continually around the increasingly complex needs of special populations—including seniors, adolescents, and certain minority groups. How can you keep up? Join this in-depth exploration of what’s new and what’s on the horizon from expert presenters who have implemented innovative services for special populations.

Makin’ it Stick: Affordable Adherence Program for Pediatric Antibiotics Background. Caitlin Brown

One VA Pharmacist's Implementation of the Video Connect Appointment Model. Kimberly Cauthon

Enhanced Medicare Open Enrollment by Integrating Pharmacist's Care to Identify Potential Adverse Drug Events and Showcase Cost Savings. Tosin David 

One Shoe Does Not Fit All. Lindsey Dayer

The Pharmacist who Deprescribes, Tapering to Safety. Jessa Koch

Preventative Screening for Opioid Misuse and Accidental Overdose: Implementation of a Statewide Pharmacy Program. Elizabeth Skoy

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. Describe innovative patient care services for special populations.                                              
  2. Discuss strategies pharmacists use to develop and implement innovative patient care services for special populations.
  3. State the intended outcomes of innovative patient care services when delivering care to special populations.


Caitlin Brown, PharmD,RPh
PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Resident
Idaho State University
Kimberly Cauthon, PharmD, BCGP, BC-ADM
Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
University of the Incarnate Word
Tosin David, PharmD
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Lindsey Dayer, PharmD
Associate Professor
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Jessa Koch, PharmD, BCPP
Assistant Professor
Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy
Elizabeth Skoy, PharmD, RPh
Associate Professor
North Dakota State University
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: PharmTalk
Session Time Slot(s): 
Saturday, March 21
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Gaylord National Resort - Chesapeake D-F
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-20-063-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.15
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