Event | Perspectives in Schizophrenia: Proposed Disease Pathophysiology and Potential Treatment Implications

October 27, 2021 at 6:00pm

This presentation examines the proposed pathophysiology of schizophrenia. The discussion will focus on altered neurotransmitter pathways and the evolution of antipsychotics to target multiple receptor types. The presentation will also introduce a free psychiatric disease state education platform called PsychU.

No CE is offered for this event. This event is free, but you must pre-register. A limited number of walk-ins will be permitted.

Register Online

Location

Anthony’s at Spokane Falls
510 N Lincoln St
Spokane, WA 99201

Presenter

Simon Kim, PharmD
Clinical & Scientific Liaison
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.

Simon Kim is an Otsuka Clinical & Scientific Liaison for the Pacific Northwest region. He is a pharmacist by training with clinical experience serving the high-acuity psychiatric homeless population in Downtown Seattle in partnership with a large Community Mental Health Clinic.

Additional Information

  • Event flyer
  • No alcohol will be provided by Otsuka per PhRMA guidelines. Attendees may purchase alcohol separately.

Event | A treatment for reducing Stroke and Systemic Embolism Risk in Patients with Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

Thursday, October 14, 2021
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM

Please join us for a drug dinner discussing a treatment option for stroke and systemic Embolism Risk. This presentation will update you on current approaches for embolic risks in those with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation.

No CE is offered for this event. This event is free, but you must RSVP.

Location

Safari Room Fresh Grill and Bar at the Davenport Tower Hotel
111 South Post St, Spokane, WA

Presenter

Kristen Tasca, MSL
Medical Science Liaison
Bristol-Myers Squibb

RSVP

Online: https://myattendeeresource.com/BMS/211014-BMS-62678
Email: Sean O’Neill at sean.oneill@bms.com
Call: 1-866-326-7600 during the hours of 8:30am to 5:00pm EST, Monday–Friday, and refer to meeting ID 211014-BMS-62678

Additional Information

  • Parking: Attendees can park at the Davenport, use valet, or park on the street.
  • Dinner Program Flyer

Virtual Pharmacy Technician Day 2021

Date

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Location

Our event will now be held online. Attendees will receive the webinar link and presentation files a few days before the event.

Cost

$35 – SPA or WSPA member
$60 – Non-member
$50 – Non-member with one-year SPA technician membership
Free – SCC Pharmacy Tech Student (please still register so we know how many to plan for)
$10 – Non-SCC Pharmacy Tech Student

Since this event is now virtual, the event prices have been reduced.

REGISTER ONLINE

CE Speaker Line Up & Schedule

8:00am – 9:00am: Immunization Overview for Techs (1 CE)
Presented by: Steven Webbenhurst

9:00am – 10:00am: Law updates (1 CE)
Presented by: Lee Roy Esposo

10:00am – 11:00am: Tech Check Tech (1 CE)
Presented by: Sean Rourke

11:00am – 12:00pm: Controlled Substance Monitoring (1 CE)
Presented by: Shannon McGehee

12:00pm – 12:30pm: Lunch

12:30pm – 1:30pm: Different Roles of Pharmacy Technicians (1 CE)
Presented by: Carla Hibbs

Click here to view the activity descriptions/objectives and additional CE Information.

CE Information

Five hours of ACPE CE total.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education

Questions

Please email Carla Hibbs if you have any questions. Click here to visit our Technician webpage.

Refund Policy – attendees will receive a refund if they cancel at least 7 days before the event.

Hosted by: SPA and WSPA

CE Webinar | Antimicrobial Stewardship Strategies in Ambulatory Healthcare

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
6:00-7:00pm

Understand the importance of antimicrobial stewardship in the outpatient setting and discuss interventions that can improve patient outcomes and reduce antibiotic resistance.

Presenter

Thomas Duy Tran, PharmD
Walgreens Pharmacy

How to join the meeting:
Zoom Meeting link – https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82200614081?pwd=SDU1dXRUeFV4dHVFYTdCcDNHMEtRUT09

Meeting ID: 822 0061 4081
Passcode: 875909
One tap mobile
+12532158782,,82200614081#,,,,*875909# US (Tacoma)
+12063379723,,82200614081#,,,,*875909# US (Seattle)

CE INFORMATION

1 hour of ACPE accredited CE.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To Earn CE Credit
To receive credit, you must be a SPA member and complete the evaluation and mark down the secret code that is given for the activity as validation of attending. The evaluation as well as your NABP e-profile ID and birth date MMDD will need to be received by the WSPA in order for you to receive credit.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association only has 60 days from the date of the activity to upload the CPE information to the CPE Monitor. WSPA will upload the CE within 3-4 weeks after the event. It will be your responsibility to check the CPE Monitor before the 60 days to make sure the CE is uploaded in your profile. If there are any problems, you will need to contact WSPA 425-228-7171. CE cannot be uploaded after the 60 days from the date of the event.

Event | Treatment with INGREZZA (valbenazine) capsules: Patient Case Reviews

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 6:30pm

Come and enjoy dinner and a presentation on Treatment with INGREZZA (valbenazine) capsules: Patient Case Reviews.

No CE is offered for this event. Pharmacists and students are welcome to attend.

PRESENTER

Melissa Mitchell, PharmD
Senior Clinical Pharmacist
Department of Pharmacy
Riverside University Health System Medical Center
Moreno Valley, CA

LOCATION

The Davenport Grand
333 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane WA 99201

COST

This event is free, but you must RSVP.

RSVP

Please RSVP to Ben Slabaugh at bslabaugh@neurocrine.com or (208) 610-4236 by 7/30/2021.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

INGREZZA Event Details
INGREZZA Full Prescribing Information

CE Webinar | Selecting Cephalosporins in those with Documented Allergies

Thursday, June 24, 2021
6:00-6:30pm

Presenter

Peter Sohn, PharmD, RPh
Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital

Activity Information

This activity is designed for Pharmacists | 0.5 hour CPE | Activity type: Knowledge
ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0130-9999-21-220-L01-P

At the completion of this activity, the Pharmacist will be able to:

  • Select appropriate cephalosporin therapy with those with documented allergies.
  • State the pharmacology of cephalosporin therapies.
  • Define a high level of antimicrobial stewardship.

How to join the meeting:
Zoom Meeting link – https://zoom.us/j/93563459759?pwd=eGwySTQ2aGp4OFZvRWNIcEJVY0lDUT09

Meeting ID: 935 6345 9759
Passcode: 018370
One tap mobile
+12532158782,,93563459759#,,,,*018370# US (Tacoma)
+12063379723,,93563459759#,,,,*018370# US (Seattle)

CE INFORMATION

.5 hour of CPE

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To Earn CE Credit
To receive credit, you must be a SPA member and complete the evaluation in SurveyMonkey and mark down the secret code that is given for the activity as validation of attending. You will need to submit the evaluation by July 8th. The evaluation as well as your NABP e-profile ID and birth date MMDD will need to be received by the WSPA in order for you to receive credit.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association only has 60 days from the date of the activity to upload the CPE information to the CPE Monitor. WSPA will upload the CE within 3-4 weeks after the event. It will be your responsibility to check the CPE Monitor before the 60 days to make sure the CE is uploaded in your profile. If there are any problems, you will need to contact WSPA 425-228-7171. CE cannot be uploaded after the 60 days from the date of the event.

CE Webinar | Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Disease State Education

Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

Two sessions available:
Morning, 7:00-8:00am
Evening, 6:00-7:00pm

Oncology is an ever-growing field and being vigilant means staying up to date. Please join SPA for two separate CE’s and listen to Dr. Michael Brandt for a review and update on chronic lymphocytic leukemia. CE available for Pharmacist and Technician SPA members.

How to join the meeting:
Click here to get the Zoom meeting link and read more about earning CE credits.

PRESENTER

Michael L. Brandt, PharmD, FASHP
Oncology Medical Science Liaison, Janssen Medical Affairs, a division of Johnson and Johnson

CE INFORMATION

1 hour of ACPE accredited CE.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

CE Webinar | Multiple Sclerosis and Pregnancy

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Presenter

Jesse Tegtmeyer, PharmD, PGY1 Anticoagulation Resident
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center

Jesse Tegtmeyer is a PGY1 resident currently at the Sacred Heart Anticoagulation Center. He is from the class of 2020 and hopes to continue as an ambulatory pharmacist in the future.

Register Online

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

CE INFORMATION

1 hour of ACPE accredited CE.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To Earn CE Credit
You will be required to log into the gotowebinar, attend the full presentation, and complete a post-activity evaluation form to receive credit. The evaluation form will be included as an attachment in the webinar. After the evaluation form is completed, you must return it to Maria Lieggi (maria@wsparx.org) at the Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) to have your CE uploaded.

WSPA will upload the CE credit to the CPE Monitor. WSPA only has 60 days to upload the CE from the initial date of the training, so it is recommended that attendees check their CPE Monitor 1-2 weeks prior to the 60 day deadline in order to verify the status of their credit for presentations attended. After the 60 day deadline, the CE cannot be uploaded to the CPE Monitor.

CE Webinar | HIV Life Cycle and Medication Updates

Wednesday, November 4, 2020
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Need some last minute CE before 2021? Have no fear! Please join us for our last ACPE accredited CE for the 2020 year. The topic will be presented by Dr. Jordan Smith, PharmD on the HIV life cycle and the newest information on treatment of the disease.

PRESENTER

Jordan Smith, PharmD, PGY1 Anticoagulation Resident
Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center

Jordan is a PGY1 resident currently at the Providence Sacred Heart Anticoagulation Clinic. He’s originally from St. Louis, MI and hopes to eventually work within an established health system ambulatory program.

REGISTER ONLINE

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

CE INFORMATION

1 hour of ACPE accredited CE.

The Washington State Pharmacy Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To Earn CE Credit
You will be required to log into the gotowebinar, attend the full presentation, and complete a post-activity evaluation form to receive credit. The evaluation form will be included as an attachment in the webinar. After the evaluation form is completed, you must return it to Maria Lieggi (maria@wsparx.org) at the Washington State Pharmacy Association (WSPA) to have your CE uploaded.

WSPA will upload the CE credit to the CPE Monitor. WSPA only has 60 days to upload the CE from the initial date of the training, so it is recommended that attendees check their CPE Monitor 1-2 weeks prior to the 60 day deadline in order to verify the status of their credit for presentations attended. After the 60 day deadline, the CE cannot be uploaded to the CPE Monitor.