Biologic and Biosimilar Medicines: Their Purpose, Development, Structure, and Effects

 This is the first in a series presented on this emerging topic of BIOSIMILARS

Target Audience

All pharmacists

Learning Objectives

 

At the completion of the activity, the participant will be able to:

 1. Describe the basic science and manufacturing of biologic medicines.

2. Define biosimilars and explore how they differ from generic drugs for purposes of patient care, pharmacovigilance, and pharmacy practice.

3. List key regulatory and policy considerations including interchangeability and substitution policy.

 

 

 

 

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ACPE
    The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
04/13/2021
Course expires: 
04/07/2023
Cost:
$10.00
Rating: 
0

 

 

Philip J. Schneider, M.S., F.A.S.H.P., Advisory Board Chair, Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines

Philip Schneider is Advisory Board Chair of the Alliance for Safe Biologic Medicines. He is professor of pharmacy at Ohio State University College of Pharmacy, where he previously directed the Pharmacy Residency program and led an interprofessional program to improve the medication use system to reduce adverse drug events.

He is a past president of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) and has served as Chairman of the Board of Pharmaceutical Practice of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP).

In 2008, he received the Harvey A.K Whitney award, known as health- system pharmacy’s highest honor, for his outstanding contributions to the practice of pharmacy in health systems.

ACPE UAN #    0042-0000-21-030-H04-P

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ACPE
    The Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Price

Cost:
$10.00
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