This program is no longer accredited for Nurses.
TITLE - An Overview of Clinical Considerations in Renal Transplantation
TARGET AUDIENCE - Target audiences for this program are Specialty Pharmacists, Pharmacists, Clinical Pharmacists, Specialty Pharmacy executives, Pharmacy Directors, Chief Pharmacy Officers, Transplant Pharmacists, Transplant Nurses and Nurses
LEARNING OBJECTIVES - After completing the program, Specialty Pharmacists, Pharmacists, Clinical Pharmacists, Specialty Pharmacy executives, Pharmacy Directors, Chief Pharmacy Officers, Transplant Pharmacists, Transplant Nurses and Nurses, along with other healthcare practitioner participants will be able to:
- Describe the prevalence and epidemiology of renal transplantation
- Recognize the advantages of renal transplantation versus dialysis
- Discuss broadened criteria for acceptable donor kidneys
- List various contraindications for renal transplantation
- Identify risk factors and complications for poor short- and long-term outcomes in renal transplantation
- Recognize effective treatment and management strategies for renal transplant recipients
- Discuss effective strategies and tools for transitioning from pediatric to adult care
Before the activity, all faculty and anyone who is in a position to have control over the content of this activity and their spouse/life partner will disclose the existence of any financial interest and/or relationship(s) they might have with any commercial interest producing healthcare goods/ services to be discussed during their presentation(s): honoraria, expenses, grants, consulting roles, speakers bureau membership, stock ownership, or other special relationships. Presenters will inform participants of any off-label discussions. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by the Specialty Pharma Education Center for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
Faculty Disclosures: Alicia Lichvar, PharmD, MS, BCPS, has no relevant conflicts of interest to disclose. She does intend to discuss non-FDA approved drugs and off-label indications for FDA-approved drugs.
Pharmacist continuing education credit
Specialty Pharma Education Center (SPEC) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program is approved for 2.0 hours (0.20CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education credit. Proof of participation will be posted to your NABP CPE profile within 4 to 6 weeks to participants who have successfully completed the post-test (score of 70% or higher). Participants will have 3 opportunities to pass the post-test. Participants must participate in the entire presentation and complete the course evaluation to receive continuing pharmacy education credit.
Knowledge Based Activity
Course release date 8/15/2018
Course expires 8/15/2021
Nursing continuing education credit
Course release date 8/15/2018
Course expires 8/15/2020
|Activity Number||Credit Amount||Accreditation Period|
|0535-0000-18-013-H01-P||0.2 CEUs||August 15, 2018 - August 15, 2021|