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Substances of Abuse Specialty Pharmacist Module 1 - Just Say Know: A Review of Substances of Abuse and Overdoses

Event Type

Live Online

Date

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Time

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM ET

Location

PharmCon Webinar Studio (freeCE.com)

Credits

1.5 Contact Hour(s)

Target Audience

Pharmacist

Cost

$35.00

  • Overview

    Didn’t the “Just Say No” campaign eradicate addiction, drug overdoses, and drug diversion? When should healthcare professionals expand their respective knowledge base on substances of abuse? Just. Say. NOW.

    Ethyl alcohol and cannabis may change controlled substances classes yet again in the future, but their respective pharmacology will not. We as healthcare professionals need to provide impactful patient care with expanded knowledge of substances of abuse. In this continuing education discussion, we will review a multitude of substances of abuse broken down into therapeutic classes and subclasses, with particular attention to structural nuances, clinical pearls, mechanisms of action, and dosages. This discussion is the tip of the iceberg for substances of abuse knowledge (as it is the introduction to the overall Substances of Abuse Specialty Pharmacist (SASP) Certificate training program), but it will still provide a broader depth of knowledge than the average clinician is ever armed with for patient care. Perhaps the time is NOW time to say “Just Say KNOW” and best equip ourselves to provide the highest quality patient care possible. 



    Handouts

    Slide Document:   20058L04_6pp.pdf


    Slide Document:   20058L04_2pp.pdf

    Financial Support By

    PharmCon
  • Pharmacist

    Recall national drug overdose trends and prevention resources for healthcare professionals and the lay public alike.
    Identify the controlled substance classes of prescription medications that are also common substances of abuse.
    Recall the mechanisms of action of common substances of abuse including hallucinogens, stimulants, sedatives, and inhalants.

  • Repeat Presentation

    This presentation was last given on Tuesday, July 12, 2022

    Future Airings

    DateTime 
    Tuesday, October 25, 202210:30 AMView
    Friday, November 18, 202210:30 AMView
    Tuesday, December 20, 202210:30 AMView

  • Activity Type

    Knowledge

    Universal Activity Number

    Pharmacist 0798-0000-20-058-L04-P

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