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Thursday, April 30, 2015
1 to 3 PM
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Thomas Franko, PharmD, BCACP, Assistant Professor, Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
(717) 234-6151 x. 4
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Title: The Symphony of Chronic Pain: Finding Your Corner of the Sky
Chronic pain is one of the most prevalent diseases in the country. Pharmacists are in a unique position to better educate both providers and patients to more comprehensive pain therapies. This program will discuss techniques and attitudes pharmacists can use to improve the treatment of chronic pain.
Speaker: Thomas Franko, PharmD, BCACP, Assistant Professor, Wilkes University Nesbitt School of Pharmacy
Target Audience: All pharmacists
CE Credit: 2.0 Contact Hours (0.20 CEUs)
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
1. Explain the difference between somatic and nerve based pain.
2. Conduct an appropriate pain assessment.
3. Recognize the various impacts of chronic pain on quality of life.
4. Develop a comprehensive pain therapy regimen.
5. Describe methods to better collaborate with providers in the treatment of chronic pain.
Schedule: 12:55 to 1:00 PM - Attendees log in
1:00 to 3:00 PM - CE Program
Activity Type: Application-based
Cost: PPA Members - Free
Non-Members - $20
Requirements to receive credit:
Participants must attend the entire program and complete an online
evaluation survey within one week. PPA must have your CPE Monitor ID
and birthday on file to issue credit. Attendees who received CE credit for this program at the PPA 2014 Annual Conference may not receive credit a second time.
Use the link above to register for this program.
Required: Windows® 7, Vista, XP or 2003 Server
Required: Mac OS® X 10.6 or newer
Required: iPhone®*, iPad®*, Android™ phone or Android tablet
*iPad® and iPhone® users may not have access to all interactive capabilities but may still attend the webinar.
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