2023 Overview and Update on the Opioid Epidemic and Pharmacy’s Role in Addressing Prescription Drug Abuse

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  •  March 14, 2024
     6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

2023 Overview and Update on the Opioid Epidemic and Pharmacy’s Role in Addressing Prescription Drug Abuse

 

Presented By:

Deanna Way
Group Supervisor, DEA

 

Date:

Thursday, March 14, 2024

 

Time:

6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

 

Location:

Kroger – Dallas Division

751 Freeport Parkway

Coppell, TX 75019

 

Boxed Lunch will be provided.

 

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1 Contact Hour (0.1 CEU)

 

At the completion of this activity, pharmacists and technicians will be able to:

1. Discuss the opioid abuse epidemic on a state and national level, the factors that have contributed to the current crisis, and recent updates and trends observed.

2. List the approved procedures of prescribing and monitoring controlled substances.

3. Describe the pharmacists’ role in addressing and preventing prescription drug abuse.

4. Discuss regulatory compliance, legislative, and enforcement aspects of opioid abuse.

 

Scholarship Donation Fee:

DAPA Members $10

Non-Members $25

Students FREE

 

ACPE credit will be uploaded to the CPE Monitor no more than six weeks after the program to all registrants who login, complete an evaluation form and satisfy all other stated criteria. Participants must provide their NABP CPE ID number to receive CE credit.

Texas Pharmacy Association (154) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Credit has been approved with the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education for 0.1 CEU credits and 1 Contact Hours credit. This credit is valid until 3/13/2027.