Your Annual New Drugs Update

Description

Get the latest on all new medications approved and marketed in 2019—including their indications for use, routes of administration, and associated precautions. This can’t-miss session will review each new therapeutic agent and its role in therapy. Where applicable, presenters will compare new therapies to existing agents and help you determine whether newer is better. Patient education tips and practical monitoring considerations round out this valuable update.

 

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

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

  1. List new therapeutic agents that were approved and first marketed by FDA in 2019.
  2. Describe the mechanisms of action and indications for new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019.
  3. Summarize adverse effects and patient safety considerations for new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019. 
  4. Compare new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019 with other available therapeutic options.

Technician Learning Objectives

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

  1. List new therapeutic agents that were approved and first marketed by FDA in 2019.
  2. Describe the mechanisms of action and indications for new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019.
  3. Summarize adverse effects and patient safety considerations for new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019. 
  4. Compare new therapeutic agents first marketed in 2019 with other available therapeutic options.
 
 
 
Speakers:
Daniel
Daniel Hussar, PhD
Dean Emeritus and Remington Professor Emeritus
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy--University of the Sciences
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Pharmacist Clinical Patient Care Services
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Friday, March 20
Time: 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Room: 
Gaylord National Resort - National Harbor 2-3
CEUs Pharmacist: 0.2
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: 0.2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based