A Practical Approach to HIV Pharmacotherapy

 

 Pharmacists Can Play Key Role in Ending the HIV Epidemic. In this continuing education activity, practical information will be presented  including PEP and PREP. This was presented live on 5/25/21

Target Audience

All pharmacists

Learning Objectives

 

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

Describe treatment goals for patients living with HIV

Identify mechanism of action and pertinent adverse effects, and drug-drug interactions of ARV agents

List pertinent counseling points for first-line antiretroviral medication regimens

Describe the importance of antiretroviral medication adherence, barriers to adherence, and tools to improve adherence

Describe treatment as prevention (TaSP) as a strategy to prevent transmission of HIV

Describe  post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and recommend appropriate therapy for each clinical scenario

 

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 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: 
05/25/2021
Course expires: 
01/01/2025
Cost:
$10.00
Rating: 
0

 

 

 

 

Suzanne Molino is an assistant professor in the Division of Pharmacy Practice. Suzanne is a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist and received her pharmacist certification through the American Academy of HIV Medicine. She also holds an antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist certification through the Society of Infectious Disease Pharmacists.

She obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2015. She completed a PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residency at the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System in 2016 and a PGY-2 Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice Residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2017. Following residency, she served as an Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science in North Chicago, Illinois from 2017 to 2020. She served as an ambulatory care faculty preceptor in the specialty clinics of Infectious Disease and Pulmonology at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago, Illinois serving both active duty military and veteran populations.

 

Dr Molino has no conflicts of interest with this activity

ACPE UAN #   0042-0000-21-026-H02-P

Available Credit

  • 1.50 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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  After viewing the video, complete the quiz and the evaluation before you claim credit. You may also print your certificate of completion. Keep in mind that all credit will be sent to CPE monitor within 72 hours after you complete these steps. Any questions, contact us at 718 488 1065

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