The Endless Environment of Medication Use: March 1, 2021 – March 2, 2022

Despite the impact of medication related problems, the healthcare system does not have practice guidelines in place to support comprehensive medication management. The focus of this activity is to present the current complexity of medication use and how Adverse Drug Events may be prevented to improve patient outcomes.


Target Audience
Physicians from various medical disciplines/backgrounds, internists, family practitioners, basic scientists, registered nurses, and other healthcare professionals.

Designation Statement
 The University of Louisville School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



Joint Provider Statement

The University of Louisville School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Nurses - This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 1.2 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-12-22-1194. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content. Completion criteria to obtain CE's: Attend entire session and complete the evaluation.

Instructions 
This online CME activity has been developed by the University of Louisville School of Medicine Continuing Medical Office. This course consists of one module offering 1.0 credit hour. During the course you will watch and listen to a video presentation. You will have to register and create a user profile before you are able to view the videos and post-test material. Once the materials have been reviewed, you will take a brief post-activity quiz followed by a course evaluation after which you will be able to generate your CME certificate.
If you exit the activity before completion please go back to your module at the bottom of this page, CLICK HERE then login and Click Registration History from the menu at the left of the page to continue the activity.

Hardware & Software Requirements
High speed internet connection
Browser: Google Chrome is recommended

Disclosures
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, the Office of CME&PD, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities.  All Planners, faculty, reviewers, and other persons that affected the content of this CME activity were required to submit a financial disclosure form from which relevant conflicts of interest were determined.

Course Director, Planning Committee Member, Participating Faculty
 Demetra Antimisiaris, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
Associate Professor, Dept. Health Management & Systems Sciences
Director, Frazier Polypharmacy & Medication Management Program
Assistant Dean, Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development
University of Louisville
Dr. Antimisiaris has nothing to disclose

Course Coordinator, Planning Committee Member
James Creg
Director
CME & PD
University of Louisville School of Medicine
James Creg has nothing to disclose.

Planning Committee Member
Laura Landes
Grant Coordinator
CME & PD
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Laura Landes has nothing to disclose.

The University of Louisville CME & PD Advisory Board and office staff have nothing to disclose with the following Board Member exceptions: Sathya Krishnasamy, MD -  Novo Nordisk (Grant Funding);  Ashlee Bergin, MD – Merck (Speaking);  Michael Sowell, MD – Amgen (Speaking), Impax (Grant Funding); Rainer Lenhardt, MD - CSL, Behring, Mallinckrodt and Merck (Speaking).

Original Release & Termination Dates
Medium or combination of media used: Online enduring material activity
Method of Physician Participation: Online video presentations
Estimated time to complete the educational activity: 0.5 hours per module
Course Originally Released On: 3/1/2020
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/19/2020
Course Termination Date:3/2/2022

Special Services
If you need special accommodations due to a disability, or for an alternative form of course materials, please contact . Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.

Provider Contact Information
If you need technical support or have questions about the course, please e-mail us at cmepd@louisville.edu

Privacy Policy
The University of Louisville's Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development office respects your privacy. Personal information collected from participants of our medical educational activities will not, unless required by law, be shared with any third party. The primary reason we collect your personal information is for accountability and documentation of your continuing education activities in compliance with Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) regulations. We do not distribute unsolicited e-mails, nor, unless required by law, do we share the names of our subscribers with any third party.

Copyright
The University of Louisville has obtained permission to use the content in this educational activity.

Disclosure of Commercial Support
This Internet Activity Enduring Material has not received support from an ineligible organization.

Course Learning Objectives
1. Explain factors that can lead to variations in drug response among individuals.
2. Implement the practice evidence currently available to correctly evaluate, manage and medicate patients.
3. Identify medication use external factors and “blind spots”.

The Endless Environment of Medication Use Online Module

  • Once you have finished viewing the material you can either close the presentation window or select the CME Tracker Thank You window at the top of the screen to continue with your post-test, evaluation, and generation of your CME certificate.
  • If you are not able to complete a module in one sitting you will be able to re-access the material once you have registered for the course. Click on the module links below and sign in at the Activity Registration page and you will again have access to the course material.
  • If you exit the activity before completion please go back to your module at the bottom of this page CLICK HERE then Click Registration History to continue the activity.

Registration Fees
There is no fee to participate in this activity

Module 1: Demetra Antimisiaris, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP
 The University of Louisville Continuing Medical Education office designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
To Begin Module 1  CLICK HERE


If you exit the activity before completion please go back to your module at the bottom of this page, CLICK HERE then login and Click Registration History from the menu at the left of the page to continue the activity.