Meeting of the Minds

October 24, 2017

Join our panelists for the continuing education program "The Changing Landscape of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMP)." From existing county programs to Governor Greitens' recent executive order, our panelists will address the role these programs play in promoting appropriate use of controlled substances, preventing opioid abuse and more. The program will be worth 1.5 contact hours for pharmacists (UAN 0033-0000-17-032-L04-P). At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Define the scope of various prescription drug monitoring programs.
  2. Identify the impact of prescription drug monitoring programs in the daily practice of pharmacy.
  3. Describe benefits and limitations of various prescription drug monitoring programs.

Garth Reynolds '00, executive director of the Illinois Pharmacists Association, will serve as moderator and the panel will consist of Snezana Mahon '08, vice president of product development and customer and physician solutions at Express Scripts Inc.; Amy Tiemeier '01/'02, practicing pharmacist and associate professor of pharmacy practice at St. Louis College of Pharmacy; Kimberly Grinston, executive director of the Missouri Board of Pharmacy and Jorgen Schlemeier, governmental affairs consultant at Gamble & Schlemeier and lobbyist for the Missouri Pharmacy Association.

Join us prior to the program for a networking reception. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Time: 6-7 p.m. Networking Reception, 7-8:30 p.m. CE Program
Location: Vue 17, 1034 S. Brentwood Blvd., Suite 1700, St. Louis, MO 63117
Cost: $10

acpelogopc.gifSt. Louis College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Pharmacists participating in this program can receive 1.5 contact hour (0.15 CEU) of knowledge-based CPE credit. Partial credit cannot be awarded. CPE credit will be reported on participants’ behalf by the College to NABP through the CPE Monitor system. For credit to be awarded, participants must report their NABP profile ID number and date of birth upon signing in at the time of the event. An evaluation for the event will be distributed for participants to complete onsite. Confirmation of CPE credit will not be sent until the program evaluation is completed. It is the policy of the St. Louis College of Pharmacy Office of Postgraduate Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational programs. All faculty participating in this program are expected to disclose to the audience any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of the presentation.

Register to Attend

To register please complete the online form below. Questions? Contact Stephanie Mauzy, director of alumni relations, at 314.446.8419.