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Substance Use Disorder: Identification and Referral Part II - for Students
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 Export to Your Calendar 10/23/2020 to 10/24/2020
When: Fri., October 23 -Sat. October 24
6 - 9 pm on 10-23 and 9 -1 pm on 10-24
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Zoom meeting
United States
Presenter: Drs. Janet Astle and Holly Lassila
Contact: Katie Hoster
717-234-6151 x101

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Special Certificate Program - for Students:

Substance Use Disorder -  Identification and Referral Part II


Please note - pharmacists interested in taking this program need to register separately.  Please see https://www.papharmacists.com/event/SUBAbuse102020


The Substance Use Disorder Certificate Program is an innovative program designed to assist pharmacists in identifying substance use issues, conducting an assessment, and making referrals.  The program is comprised of online home study modules and in-person live components. The online home study module and the one-day, live, in-person session total 17 credit hours of educational content. Participants will receive a Certificate of Achievement upon successful completion of the program.  Completion includes Part I and Part II as well as the post assessment:


  • Self-study activities (10 hours)
  • Live Interactive seminar (7 hours)
  • Post-seminar assessment

Part I is the prerequisite for Part II and must be completed prior to attending Part II. 

Registration is free and can be accessed here: https://www.papharmacists.com/page/Substance_Disorder


Co-Developed with Duquesne University.  Duquesne is the recipient of a grant from AmeriSource Bergen Foundation




First Day - October 23, 2020

Registration and zoom check-in:  5:50 p.m.


Session:  6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Second Day- October 24, 2020

Registration and zoom check-in: 8:50 a.m.


Session - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.





Janet K. Astle, BS Pharm, EdD, Assistant Dean for Student Services

Duguesne University School of Pharmacy



Jane E. Cavanaugh, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Duquesne University

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy



For more information on the program, including objectives and faculty information -  CLICK HERE!



Any Pharmacy Student - $10  (who has completed Part I or has started and will complete prior to this session)


The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.




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