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It’s Wheezy Peasy! A Review of the GINA 2020 Updated Report for Asthma Management and Prevention

Live Online Webinar Hosted on Zoom
Wednesay, June 2,  2021 | 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST

This activity is intended for ambulatory care pharmacists working as part of the health care team to develop appropriate and effective treatment plans for patients with asthma.

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

  • Apply the GINA asthma treatment algorithm and identify which patients qualify for mild, moderate, or severe asthma treatment
  • Evaluate the evidence supporting the use of PRN ICS-formoterol in patients with mild asthma
  • Construct a treatment plan for adults and adolescents with asthma

There is no fee to attend this activity. Registration is required to earn ACPE credit.
UAN 0026-0000-21-131-L01-P | Application-based
Topic Designator: Drug Therapy

Presenter

Katie Marti, PharmD is a PGY1 Pharmacy Resident at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA. She graduated with her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy in 2020. Upon completion of her PGY1 residency, she hopes to obtain an inpatient clinical pharmacist position where she is able to keep up her skills in various clinical settings with diverse patient populations.

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MCPHS University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. MCPHS designates this educational activity for a total of 1 contact hours (0.1 CEUs).

Requirements for Credit

Partial credit will not be awarded. To claim credit participants must log into their profile on MCPHS CE portal and insert the specific activity code for this webinar in order to access and complete the evaluation. CE credit will be automatically uploaded to CPE Monitor upon completion of the evaluation and posted to the participant’s NABP account within 72 hours. Attendance will be verified. Credit will not be issued to participants who join the meeting more than 15 minutes after the start of the meeting or to those who depart early. Credit cannot be awarded to individuals who complete the activity evaluation more than 60 days post activity.

Evaluation

All participants will have the opportunity to review the educational session and speakers, and to identify future educational needs.

Statement of Disclosure

MCPHS University adheres to the ACPE Standards for Integrity and Independence in Continuing Education. It is the policy of MCPHS University that the speakers and planning committee members disclose all financial relationships with ineligible companies, and that relevant conflicts of interest are mitigated. Speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drugs or devices during their presentation. .

Katie Marti and MCPHS CE staff members hold no financial relationships with ineligible companies, related to the content of this presentation.No funding from industry provided for this event. No exhibitors will be present.