CE | Treatment of Depression in Perimenopausal Women

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Learn about treatment approaches to depression in this special patient population.

Presenter: Sorosh Kherghehpoush, PharmD
PGY-1 Research Fellow, Washington State University College of Pharmacy

LOCATION

WSU Health Sciences Spokane, PBS 116
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99202

SESSIONS

Option 1 – Morning Option 2 – Evening
Sign in 7:00 a.m. Sign in 7:00 p.m.
Breakfast will be provided. Dinner will be provided.
Register online
Register online

COST

SPA member: free
Non-member: $35

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Pay for parking on the WSU Spokane campus at the blue parking kiosks. Limited one-hour street parking is available along Riverpoint Boulevard.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

CE | Orphan Drugs Approved in 2019

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Learn about orphan drugs approved in 2019 and their indications/places in therapy.

Presenter: Sara Puchalla, PharmD
PGY-1 Resident at Sacred Heart Medical Center

LOCATION

WSU Health Sciences Spokane, PBS 116
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99202

SESSIONS

Option 1 – Morning Option 2 – Evening
Sign in 7:00 a.m. Sign in 7:00 p.m.
Breakfast will be provided. Dinner will be provided.
Register online
Register online

COST

SPA member: free
Non-member: $25

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Pay for parking on the WSU Spokane campus at the blue parking kiosks. Limited one-hour street parking is available along Riverpoint Boulevard.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

CE | Treating and Preventing Disease with Hormone Replacement Therapy

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Learn about exciting areas in hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

Presenter:
Shawn Needham, RPh
CEO/President Moses Lake Professional Pharmacy

LOCATION

WSU Health Sciences Spokane
SAC 45
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99202

SESSIONS

Option 1 – Morning Option 2 – Evening
Sign in 7:00 a.m. Sign in 7:00 p.m.
Breakfast will be provided. Dinner will be provided.
Register online
Register online

COST

SPA member: free

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Pay for parking on the WSU Spokane campus at the blue parking kiosks. Limited one-hour street parking is available along Riverpoint Boulevard.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

Event | Chronic Graft vs Host Disease

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Come and enjoy a delicious dinner while learning about the nuances of Graft vs Host Disease (GVHD).

No CE is offered for this event. Pharmacists, technicians and student pharmacists are welcome.

PRESENTER

Renee Curtis, Pharm.D., BCOP
MSL, Pharmacyclics

DATE

Tuesday, July 23, 2019
6:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Scratch Restaurant
1007 W. 1st Ave.
Spokane, WA

COST

This event is free, but you must RSVP.

RSVP

To RSVP, send an e-mail to rcurtis@pcyc.com with the following information:

  • Full name
  • Credentials (Pharm.D., pharmacy tech, intern, RN, MD, LPN, MA, etc.)
  • State license number

CE | Managing Hyponatremia

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Come learn about the complex management of patients with sodium imbalances.

Presenter:

Boris K. Zhang, Pharm.D.
Pharmacist, WSU COPPS

LOCATION

WSU Health Sciences Spokane
405 E. Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, WA 99202

SESSIONS

Option 1: Breakfast Option 2: Dinner
Morning – 7:00 a.m. Evening – 7:00 p.m.
Sign in 7:00 a.m. Sign in 7:00 p.m.
Breakfast will be provided Dinner will be provided
Washington State University Spokane*
Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 116
405 East Spokane Falls Boulevard
Spokane, WA 99202
Washington State University Spokane*
Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 116
405 E. Spokane Falls Boulevard
Spokane, WA 99202
Register online
Register online

COST

SPA member: free
Non-member: $25

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

*Note: Pay for parking on the WSU Spokane campus at the blue parking kiosks. Limited one-hour street parking is available along Riverpoint Boulevard.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

Registration closes June 25, 2019.

CE | VTE in cancer: treatment and prevention

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Cancer and malignancies are becoming more common as our population ages. Join SPA to learn about important updates in prevention and treatment of blood clots for patients with cancer.

Presenter:
Paula Sayegh, Pharm.D.
Pharmacy Resident, Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center

LOCATION

WSU Health Sciences Spokane
412 E. Spokane Falls Blvd
Spokane, WA 99202

SESSIONS

Option 1: Breakfast Option 2: Dinner
Morning – 7:00 a.m. Evening – 7:00 p.m.
Sign in 7:00 a.m. Sign in 7:00 p.m.
Breakfast will be provided Dinner will be provided
Washington State University Spokane*
Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 114
412 East Spokane Falls Boulevard
Spokane, WA 99202
Washington State University Spokane*
Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 114
412 East Spokane Falls Boulevard
Spokane, WA 99202
Register online
Register online

COST

SPA member: free
Non-member: $25

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

*Note: Pay for parking on the WSU Spokane campus at the blue parking kiosks. Limited one-hour street parking is available along Riverpoint Boulevard.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, Washington State Board of Pharmacy.

Registration closes May 29, 2019.

Event | Immune globulin utilization management and clinical considerations

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Join fellow SPA members for an evening of learning about immune globulin while enjoying an exceptional meal. As a trusted leader with a long heritage of developing immune globulin (IG) treatments for primary immunodeficiency (PI) patients, Shire introduces the IG Stewardship Series. These presentations are focused on educating healthcare professionals and stakeholders within various health systems on PI and various IG-related topics, including IG treatments, with the goal of helping to improve the patient experience of care. Through education, support, and trusted partnerships, Shire aims to improve the lives of patients living with Primary Immunodeficiency.

PRESENTER

Jerry Siegel, Pharm.D., FASHP
Clinical Associate Professor, The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio
Sponsored by Shire US Inc. No CE is offered for this event.

DATE

Thursday, June 6, 2019
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Wild Sage Bistro
916 West 2nd Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201

REGISTRATION

Register online at http://www.programrsvp.com/2681-306
Or call toll-free at: 877-761-7925
Registration closes on June 4, 2019.

COST

This event is free but you must RSVP.
Open to pharmacists, technicians and students.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

This program is open to health care practitioners (HCPs) for whom the information presented is relevant to their practice. Spouses or guests cannot be accommodated.

*This is a non-CE program sponsored by Shire US Inc. Shire is prohibited from providing meals to prescribers that are licensed by the State of Minnesota and health care professionals that are licensed by the State of Vermont. Prescribers licensed by the State of New Jersey may not consume a Shire-offered meal in excess of $15.
Shire will collect and report health care professional information concerning meals and other transfers of value pursuant to the Federal Sunshine Act and state laws.

Event | Recognizing and responding to a bleed

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Join fellow SPA members for an evening of learning and fine dining. Bleeding episodes may be common in hemophilia. In this program, learn how a bleed impacts the body, how to recognize and respond to bleeds, and what patients can do to manage their health.

PRESENTER

Alisa Riedl, BSN, RN
Senior Clinical Specialist, Takeda
Sponsored by Shire US Inc. No CE is offered for this event.

Alisa Riedl is a senior clinical specialist, working with Takeda for nearly six years. Prior to her current role, she spent almost 10 years at The Oregon Hemophilia Center as a registered nurse, seeing both adult and pediatric patients. Riedl thoroughly enjoys working with patients and families and supporting them as she is able to by providing education about their disease state and overall health and wellness.

DATE

Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6:30 p.m.

LOCATION

Spencer’s for Steaks & Chops
322 North Spokane Falls Court
Spokane WA 99201 Spokane, WA 99201

REGISTRATION

Register online at http://www.programrsvp.com/HCP-HEM-1029
You will be required to provide the following:

  • Full name
  • Credential (PharmD, MD, DO, RN, NP, PA, etc.)
  • Practice site address
  • NPI or license number

Registration closes on Friday, May 3, 2019.

COST

This event is free but you must RSVP.
Open to pharmacists, technicians and students.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

This program is open to health care practitioners (HCPs) for whom the information presented is relevant to their practice. Spouses or guests cannot be accommodated.

*This is a non-CE program sponsored by Shire US Inc. Shire is prohibited from providing meals to prescribers that are licensed by the State of Minnesota and health care professionals that are licensed by the State of Vermont. Prescribers licensed by the State of New Jersey may not consume a Shire-offered meal in excess of $15.
Shire will collect and report health care professional information concerning meals and other transfers of value pursuant to the Federal Sunshine Act and state laws.

Event | HAE, a rare disease

April 17, 2019

Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) is a very rare and potentially life-threatening genetic condition that occurs in about 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 50,000 people. HAE symptoms include edema (swelling) in various parts of the body, including: hands, feet, face and airway (throat). Join fellow SPA members for an evening dinner and presentation about this rare disease state and how it is managed. Event sponsored by CSL Behring.

HAE, A Rare Disease

Speaker: Lawrence C. Adamovic, Pharm.D.
Medical Science Liason, CSL Behring

No CE is offered for this event.
Pharmacists, technicians and student pharmacists are welcome.

DATE

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
6:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Mizuna
214 North Howard
Spokane, WA 99201

COST

This event is free, but you must RSVP.

RSVP

To RSVP, send an e-mail to Dr. Larry Adamovic at larry.adamovic@cslbehring.com with following information:

  • Full name
  • Credential (PharmD, MD, DO, RN, NP, PA, etc.)
  • Practice site address
  • NPI or license number

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

This program is open to healthcare practitioners (HCPs) for whom the information presented is relevant to their practice.

Event | Introducing JYNARQUE

 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Introducing JYNARQUE: The Next Chapter For Adult Patients with ADPKD

Come enjoy food, drinks and networking with Otsuka Pharmaceuticals who are combining an exceptional learning opportunity with a sponsored dinner at Steam Plant.

Learn from an expert, Dr. Laura Frank, about a new medication, JYNARQUE. Spend a few moments with an expert to help reinforce best practices and treatment standards about ADPKD. JYNARQUE is indicated to slow kidney function decline in adults at risk of rapidly progressing autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD). The event will be hosted at Steam Plant and sponsored by Otsuka.

PRESENTER

Dr. Laura Frank, PhD, MPH, RDN, CD
Medical Science Liaison (MSL)- Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization (OPDC)

DATE

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
5:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Steam Plant
159 S Lincoln St
Spokane, WA 99201

REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS CLOSED.

COST

This event is free but you must RSVP.
[UPDATED] Open to pharmacists and physicians only.