January 5, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday, January 5, 2023
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Kroger – Dallas Division
751 Freeport Parkway
Coppell, TX 75019
Provided by Texas Pharmacy Association
Universal Activity Number (UAN)
2022 Overview and Update on the Opioid Epidemic and Pharmacys Role in Addressing Prescription Drug Abuse
At the completion of this activity, the participant 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.
1 Contact Hours Or 0.1 CEUs
Compliance Controlled Substances Opioid Crisis
Registration Fees: $25*
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 1/6/2026.
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