USP <800> Update: Pfizer Live CE

November 14, 2023

Target Audience

All pharmacists

Learning Objectives

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

Describe the essential elements of USP Chapter <800> Hazardous Drugs
State the difference between USP, OSHA, & NIOSH requirements with respect to Hazardous Drugs
Identify current updates in USP 800
List Available resources to help pharmacist with USP Chapter <800> Hazardous Drugs

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.
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Event starts: 
11/14/2023 - 12:00pm EST
Event ends: 
11/14/2023 - 1:00pm EST
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Lou Diorio, RPh- Is a principal of LDT Health Solutions, Inc. (LDT) a medication safety & quality management consulting company with over 70 years of combined pharmacy expertise serving clients internationally.

Lou is a graduate of Long Island University’s Schwartz College of Pharmacy.  Lou is an adjunct Professor of Pharmacy Practice for the college and a preceptor of pharmacy students.  Lou is a member of the College’s Alumni Executive Board.

Lou has extensive experience in IV and extemporaneous compounding, and lectures, writes, and consults on these topics; Lou lends his expertise to many State Boards of Pharmacy and is a nationally recognized subject matter expert on compounding, robotics & automation. Mr. Diorio has proctored the NYS Board of Pharmacy Licensure Exam (Part III) for Sterile Compounding. He has managed an FDA-registered cGMP manufacturing operation for Coram Healthcare (SoluNet™ LLC). 

Lou is an active APhA & ASHP member. Lou is a past Chair of APhA’s APPM Academy of Practice and Management, an APhA Fellow, and was the Chair of APhA’s Compounding Special Interest Group (SIG). He is also a past member of the Kappa Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity Foundation Board of Directors, an advisor and past member of the New York State Council of Health System Pharmacists Research & Education Committee, and a member of the New Jersey Society of Health System Pharmacists Industry Relations Committee.

Since 1985 Lou has practiced in many clinical settings fulfilling many clinical & operational roles, including Chief Operating Officer of Hebrew Hospital Corporate Services, a multi-centered sub-acute and LTC hospital system in New York. He has also managed & practiced in homecare, hospital, and community settings.

During the Pandemic Mr. Diorio was asked by the New Jersey Board of Pharmacy to monitor the competency training, use of automation and quality management efforts at the four field hospitals serving the citizens of the State.

Lou is an Eagle Scout (with Silver Palm) and is still an active volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America.

Lou and his wife Kathi have two children Samantha (an attorney) and Michael (a civil engineer).

ACPE UAN #  0042-0000-23-075-L07-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.


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