Continuing Education

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THURSDAY, MARCH 30, 2017

CE RULE CHANGES TO BECOME EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2018.  The Board has completed a rulemaking making changes to the continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.  Board staff have received a number of good questions about the transition process.  This FAQ guidance answers them. 

 


 

MARCH 2016

BOARD OF PHARMACY AND UNC ESHELMAN SCHOOL OF PHARMACY PARTNER TO PROVIDE PHARMACISTS WITH A NO-COST CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSE ON USE OF THE NORTH CAROLINA CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES REPORTING SYSTEM.  The Board of Pharmacy and The Academy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy have partnered to build a continuing education program for pharmacists on the North Carolina Controlled Substances Reporting System (“CSRS”).  The on-line CE module educates pharmacists on the process for activating CSRS access, the menu system for acquiring data in the CSRS, and, perhaps most importantly, provides a series of interactive case scenarios designed to guide pharmacists in the appropriate use of CSRS data in various practice settings.  To access the program, which is available without cost to pharmacists, please click the link below and complete each section of the website. At the end of the program, you will have an opportunity to take a post-assessment test and claim one (1) hour of distance based CE credit. Link:  https://learn.pharmacy.unc.edu/csrs/#/csrs_home.

 


CPE MONITOR* - ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR PHARMACY EDUCATION (ACPE) REQUIRES PHARMACISTS TO OBTAIN A UNIQUE ID AS PART OF CPE MONITOR INITIATIVEClick here for more details.

*Forget your NABP number or need to get one?
CLICK HERE for your NABP e-Profile.


AHEC CE OFFERINGS - CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON RECEIVING LOCAL AHEC PHARMACY PROGRAMMING NOTICES.


Continuing Professional Development (CPD) - Pharmacists interested in learning more about CPD can find information here: http://www.ncbop.org/CPD.htm.


Have a question about entering CE credits online? Check our Continuing Education FAQs here.


 

2017-18 CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES

CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF ONGOING ERROR REDUCTION COURSES AVAILABLE TO PHARMACISTS (updated August 19, 2016).

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Dates with CE programs are highlighted in yellow. Click on a highlighted date or see below for details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CDC HOSTS WEBINAR SERIES ON GUIDELINE FOR PRESCRIBING OPIOIDS FOR CHRONIC PAIN.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is hosting a series of free continuing education (CE) webinars for health care providers on the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain. The first webinar, “Overview of the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain,” will be held on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at 2:00 PM (EDT). The webinar will be available as a live webinar broadcast and will also be archived on the CDC website. CE credit may be earned after participating in the live webinar.

Follow this link for further details and registration information: http://www.nabp.net/news/cdc-hosts-webinar-series-on-guideline-for-prescribing-opioids-for-chronic-pain.

 


 

SEPTEMBER 2017:

 

9/7/17 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, September 7, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

9/8/17 - IMMUNIZATION: THE ROLE OF THE PHARMACIST AND THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Friday, September 8, 2017
10:00am - 3:15pm (check-in at 9:30am)
Cumberland County Department of Social Services, Meeting Room D
1225 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28302

Details and registration information: http://www.aheconnect.com/ncahec/eventdetail.aspx?EventID=52887

 

9/23/17 - NCAP PRESENTS: TECHNICIAN REVIEW SEMINAR - WINSTON-SALEM

Saturday, September 23, 2017
8:30am - 5:00pm
Benton Convention Center
301 W. 5th Street
Winston-Salem, North Carolina  27101

Details and registration: http://www.ncpharmacists.org/calendar_day.asp?date=9/23/2017&event=142

 

9/28/17 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, September 28, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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OCTOBER 2017:

 

10/3/17 - IT TAKES A COMMUNITY, TOO - PREGNANCY AND OPIOID EXPOSURE: IMPROVING OUTCOMES FOR WOMEN, INFANTS AND FAMILIES

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
8:30am - 4:30pm
Benton Convention Center, Winston-Salem, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

10/6/17 - ARE YOU IN COMPLIANCE? HIPAA AND OSHA UPDATE FOR THE HELPING PROFESSIONAL

Friday, October 6, 2017
OSHA Program 9:00am - 12:15pm
HIPAA Program 1:15 - 4:30pm
Cumberland County Public Health Department, 2nd Floor Conference Room
1235 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Details and registration information: http://www.southernregionalahec.org/Continuinged/programs/PDF/DN171006.pdf

 

10/10/17 - ACHY BREAKY HEART: HEART FAILURE PHARMACOLOGY

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
6:30pm - 7:30pm (check-in at 6:00pm)
Southern Regional AHEC, Gerald A. Strand CE Auditorium
1601 Owen Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28304

Details and registration information: http://www.aheconnect.com/ncahec/eventdetail.aspx?EventID=53243

 

10/12/17 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, October 12, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

10/12/17 and 10/13/17 - 1st ANNUAL MIND, BODY AND SPIRIT SYMPOSIUM: THE ESSENCE OF AROMATHERAPY

Thursday and Friday, October 12 and 13, 2017
9:00am - 4:15pm
Holiday Inn I-95
1994 Cedar Creek Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28312

Details and registration information: http://www.southernregionalahec.org/Continuinged/programs/PDF/PR171012.pdf

 

10/28/17 - NCAP PRESENTS: TECHNICIAN REVIEW SEMINAR - ASHEVILLE

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8:00am - 5:00pm
MAHEC
121 Hendersonville Road
Asheville, NC  28803

Details and registration: http://www.ncpharmacists.org/calendar_day.asp?date=10/28/2017&event=140

 

10/29/17 - NCAP PRESENTS: TECHNICIAN REVIEW SEMINAR - CHARLOTTE

Sunday, October 29, 2017
8:00am - 5:00pm
Charlotte Mercy Hospital Auditorium
Charlotte, NC

Details and registration: http://www.ncpharmacists.org/calendar_day.asp?date=10/29/2017&event=139

 

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NOVEMBER 2017:

 

11/1/17 - 11/3/17 - EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PREVENTION OF VACCINE-PREVENTABLE DISEASES

Wednesday - Friday, November 1 - 3, 2017
12:00pm - 5:00pm (Wed), and 8:00am - 5:00pm (Thurs and Fri)
McCreary Tower, Winston-Salem, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

11/3/17 - ADDICTION TREATMENT OPTIONS

Friday, November 3, 2017
8:00am - 4:00pm
McCreary Tower, Winston-Salem, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

11/9/17 - PHARMACY LAW: WHAT'S NEW FOR 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Watauga Medical Center, Boone, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

11/9/17 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

11/10/17 - PHARMACY LAW: WHAT'S NEW FOR 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017
11:00am - 1:00pm
McCreary Tower, Winston-Salem, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

11/17/17 - SAVE THE DATE: SAFER OPIOID PRESCRIBING

Friday, November 17, 2017
1:00pm - 4:30pm
CHECK BACK SOON FOR LOCATION AND DETAILS

 

11/30/17 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, November 30, 2017
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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DECEMBER 2017:

 

12/2/17 - NEW DRUGS UPDATE

Saturday, December 2, 2017
8:45am - 1:00pm
McCreary Tower, Winston-Salem, NC

Details and registration information: http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/mura/www/#/search/-/-/-/-/-/1/1/-/0.

 

12/8/17 - SAVE THE DATE: PHARMACY FORUM - WOMEN AND MEN'S HEALTH

Friday, December 8, 2017
9:00am - 4:00pm
CHECK BACK SOON FOR LOCATION AND DETAILS

 

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JANUARY 2018:

 

1/11/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, January 11, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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FEBRUARY 2018:

 

2/1/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, February 1, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

2/22/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, February 22, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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MARCH 2018:

 

3/15/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, March 15, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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APRIL 2018:

 

4/5/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, April 5, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

4/26/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, April 26, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

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MAY 2018:

 

5/10/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

5/31/18 - UNC HOSPITALS RESIDENCY CLASS OF 2018 - FREE CE

Thursday, May 31, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Bioinformatics Building on UNC Campus
269 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill

Details, map, program contact information: http://www.ncbop.org/CE/UNCHospitalsResidencyClassof2018.pdf

 

 


 

Southern Regional AHEC CE programs and information here:

http://www.southernregionalahec.org/ContinuingEd/Pharmacy.html

 


 

Upcoming CE programs through Wake AHEC: http://www.wakeahec.org/

More details and registration information here.



 

Northwest AHEC/Wake Forest University School of Medicine - CE Programs - For more information, visit http://northwestahec.wfubmc.edu/iHEC/cfml/listview.cfm



 

Greensboro AHEC CE Information: http://www.gahec.org/Pharmacy/default.htm

 


 

UNC-Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy/Continuing Education - Statewide CE Calendar

 


 

 

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