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Preceptor Continuing Education Events

Preceptor Training CE Program

Program Overview and Agenda

Date and Time

Friday, May 17, 2019 • 6 - 9 pm

Program Agenda

5:30pm-6:00pm – Registration & Dinner

6:00pm-7:25pm (1.5 CE hours for Preceptor Training & 1.0 CE hour for Opioid Abuse)

 The Role of Pharmacists in the Opioid Crisis and Ways Preceptors Can Engage Students in the Process.” UAN# 0834-0000-19-018-L04-P

Dr. Joy Alonzo, M.Engineering, PharmD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice

Texas A&M University – Irma Lerma Rangel College of Pharmacy

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss several ways that pharmacists can engage in prevention and education for patients & primary care providers regarding opioids.
  2. Describe best practices to monitor opioid use in community and health system pharmacy.
  3. Examine the naloxone standing order and the use of the naloxone rescue kits for reversing an opioid overdose.
  4. Engage pharmacy students in factors influencing the opioid crisis, opioid use, misuse, diversion and strategies to avert.

7:25pm-7:35pm – Break

7:35pm-9:00pm (1.5 CE hours for Preceptor Training)

“Difficult, Disengaged, and Maybe They Think We’re Dinosaurs: Dealing with Precepting Concepts Facing Us Each Rotation Block.” UAN# 0834-0000-19-029-L04

Dr. Kendra Saxvik, Pharm.D., BCPP

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Mental Health

Residency Program Director, PGY-1

VA Texas Valley Coastal Bend Health Care System – Corpus Christi, Texas

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss strategies and barriers to effective communication with trainees that are having difficulties with feedback.
  • Develop a plan to integrate effective motivation strategies into educational practices.
  • Identify methods of teaching and interacting with trainees of differing generations.

Accreditation Statement

The Texas A&M Health Science Center Coastal Bend Health Education Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

The Role of Pharmacists in the Opioid Crisis and Ways Preceptors Can Engage Students in the Process” UAN 0834-0000-19-018-L04-P, and “Difficult, Disengaged, and Maybe They Think We’re Dinosaurs: Dealing with Precepting Concepts Facing Us Each Rotation Block” UAN 0834-0000-19-029-L04-P, have each been accredited for 1.5 contact hours of ACPE Continuing Pharmacy education. In order to receive continuing pharmacy education credit, pharmacy participants must sign in, participate in the entire program, and complete a program evaluation. This activity is knowledge-based.

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Program Locations

Live Locations

Corpus Christi - CBHEC 1-13 - Classroom (VC) *LIVE
209 N. Water Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Houston - ALKEK 204 - Lecture Hall (VC) *LIVE
2121 W. Holcombe Boulevard 
Houston, TX 77030

Virtual Locations

Round Rock - HSCRR S307- Classroom (VC)
3950 North A.W. Grimes Boulevard
Round Rock, TX 78665

McAllen - 152 - Classroom (VC)
2101 South McColl Road
McAllen, Texas 78503

College Station - REYN - 141 - Lecture Hall (VC)
206 Olsen Blvd
College Station, TX 77845

Temple - MEC - 110 - Lecture Hall (VC)
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76508

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