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Illinois Pharmacy Law Update: Medical Cannabis and other Changes to the Landscape


Illinois Pharmacy Law has undergone significant revisions to the Administrative Rules,to the Pharmacy Practice Act, and the Controlled Substances Act.  In addition, the implementation of the new Medical Cannabis Pilot Program (MCPP) offers opportunities for pharmacist-patient education.  
 
The purpose of this activity is to update and discuss the changes to the Administrative Rules, the impact of related legislation, and the MCPP to the practice of pharmacy in Illinois.

Date: Aug 15, 2014 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Fee

$0.00

CE Hours

1.00

CE Units

0.100

Registration closes on Aug 18, 2014 11:59 PM

Activity Type

  • Knowledge

Target Audience(s)

  • Pharmacists

Accreditation(s)

Disclosure Policy
The disclosure policies of the SIUE School of Pharmacy Office of Continuing Professional Education requires all persons in a position to control content to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. If a conflict is identified, the Office of Professional Continuing Education will initiate a process for resolving the conflict.  The existence of relationships does not necessarily imply bias or lessen the value of the activity.  All educational materials are reviewed for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies reported, and levels of evidence.
The persons required to disclose conflicts include all course faculty, the SIUE CPE administrator, all activity planners and all reviewers.  The relevant commercial financial relationships or affiliations must have occured over the past 12 months.

 
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  
 
 
 
The participant must provide the correct NABP ePID number/DOB combination in their electronic profile. All CPE evaluations must be completed within 60 days of activity. It is the participant's responsibility to check that their credit records are correct within the 60 day period after completion of the activity.   Log in to CPE Monitor at www.mycpemonitor.net to view a list of all ACPE-accredited activities you have taken. Any discrepancies must be resolved with the CPE Provider directly and in a timely manner.
 
 
 

 

Requirements for CE Credit

 
To receive CE credit, the participant must complete the entire course (be present for the entire live presentation, read the monograph in its entirety etc.), and complete the online pretest and post-test with a score greater than that specified for the course.   The participant must  also complete the online evaluation.
 
 
Continuing pharmacy education credit is reported to CPE Monitor once tall requirements for the activity are successfully completed.  

 

 

Registration closes on Aug 18, 2014 at 11:59 PM

Registration Closed  

Objectives

  • Describe the current trends in pharmacy legislation and review of 98th General Assembly.
  • Describe the timeline and revisions to the Administrative Rules of the Pharmacy Practice Act and Controlled Substances Act.
  • Discuss the implementation of the Medical Cannabis Pilot Program and the opportunities for pharmacists.

Speaker(s)/Author(s)

Garth K Reynolds picture

Garth K Reynolds
Executive Director, Illinois Pharmacists Association


Disclosure : Garth Reynolds has completed and submitted the SIUE School of Pharmacy Continuing Pharmacy Education Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.

Activity Number

0480-0000-14-106-L03-P
Date: 08/15/14
Time: 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

CE Hours

1.00
Registration Closed