The Stoklosa Symposium is a full day of continuing education credits targeted towards pharmacists, nurses and physician assistants. Attendees have an opportunity to earn CE credits, obtain valuable information on hot topics in the health care world, mingle with vendors in the exhibit area and enjoy breakfast, lunch and refreshments throughout the day. Parking at the hotel is complimentary.
This symposium is approved for ACPE, AAPA and ANCC accreditation. Click here
to view full agenda.
7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast/Exhibit Area Open
8:00 – 8:15 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
8:15 – 9:15 a.m. 2012 Update on the Epidemiology of Vaccine Preventable Diseases and Current CDC Vaccine Recommendations
David Fredenburg, MD, PA, Assistant Professor, School of Physician Assistant Studies, MCPHS
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Prescription Opioid Abuse in Massachusetts: Scope, Situation, Solutions
Melisa Lai Becker, MD, Chief of Emergency Medicine at the Cambridge Health Alliance Whidden Memorial Campus
10:15 – 11:45 a.m. Critical Review and Update of Stroke Prevention In Atrial Fibrillation
Snehal Bhatt, PharmD,BCPS, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, MCPHS
11:45 – 12:45 p.m. Lunch
12:45 – 2:15 p.m. Alzheimer's Disease: Don't Forget To Remember...
Kristin Zimmerman, PharmD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, MCPHS
2:15 – 3:15 p.m. The DOs and DON'Ts of an Office Based Opioid Treatment Program
Jacqueline Petrillo, PharmD, Esq., Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, MCPHS
Total CE Credits: 6.0 contact hours (including ONE
hour of pharmacy law.)
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Participants will receive 6.0 contact hours (0.6 CEUs) including one hour of pharmacy law.
This continuing nursing education activity has been approved by the Rhode Island State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. A total of six (6) contact hours have been awarded.
This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 6.00
hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review
Panel. Physician assistants should claim only those hours actually spent
participating in the CME activity. This program was planned in
accordance with AAPA's CME Standards for Live Programs and for
Commercial Support of Live Programs.
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REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
THIS PROGRAM HAS REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY. WE ARE NOT ABLE TO ACCOMMODATE WALK-INS.
MCPHS has arranged an exclusive group hotel room rate at the Crowne Plaza Boston Hotel in Woburn, MA. The Stoklosa Symposium standard hotel room rate is $149 single/double occupancy (plus applicable state and local taxes). Indicate that you are reserving your overnight accommodations under the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences room block when securing your reservation. Please make your reservation by October 4, 2012 in order to receive the block rate.
15 Middlesex Canal Park Rd
Woburn, MA 01801 (near Showcase Cinemas)
EXHIBITORS & SPONSORS:
Rite Aid Pharmacy
Executive Office of Elderly Affairs - Massachusetts
Interested in exhibiting or sponsoring at the this symposium? Click here
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