MidWinter Conference 2020

FEBRUARY 6 | AQUATURF CLUB | PLANTSVILLE CT

For more than a century, the CPA MidWinter Conference has provided Connecticut’s pharmacy practitioners with a venue for updating their knowledge, networking with colleagues, enhancing their skills, and learning about the latest products and technologies.

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who attend the Mid-Winter Conference can earn up to 8 live contact hours (o.8 CEUs).


AGENDA

7:00Registration and breakfast
8:00CPA Business Meeting (all Members welcome)

MORNING SESSION

9:00New Drugs of 2019
Dan Hussar, PhD, Dean Emeritus, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences
11:00Coffee Break, sponsored by QS/1
11:15 What’s New for These Old Bones!: Advances in Osteoporosis Management
Marissa Salvo, PharmD, BCACP, FCPA, Associate Clinical Professor, UConn School of Pharmacy
This program is partially supported by a generous grant from Radius Pharmaceuticals
12:15Lunch, sponsored by Ipsen Pharmaceuticals

AFTERNOON SESSION

1:30 Speciality Pharma (Objectives TBD)
Terri Sue Bukowski, PharmD, CSP, Associate Director, Specialty Pharmacy Services, Yale-New Haven Health
2:30Treating MS in 2020: Opportunities & Challenges for Pharmacists
Alex Guirguis, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in neurology, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT
This program is partially supported by generous grants from Biogen and Sanofi/Genzyme.
3:30Coffee Break, sponsored by QS/1
3:45Law: It’s Video Day! On-the-Job Issues
Jeannette Wick, MBA, RPh, FASCP, Assistant Director, Pharmacy Professional Development, UConn School of Pharmacy
4:45Dinner

EVENING SESSION

5:30 Best Practices in Precepting: Assessing Student Pharmacists Performance Using the Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) of a Graduate Pharmacist
Philip Hritcko, PharmD, RPh, Interim Dean & Associate Clinical Professor, UConn School of Pharmacy
and
Dr. Jill Fitzgerald, PharmD, Director of Experiential Learning and Continuing Professional Development, UConn School of Pharmacy
6:30Pancreas, Heart & Kidney—What’s New in Type 2 Diabetes
Lisa DeGennaro, PharmD, BCPS, CDE, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, University of Saint Joseph School of Pharmacy
This program is supported by a generous grant from Novo Nordisk.
7:30Adjourn

SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS, AND SUPPORTERS

LUNCH SPONSOR
SILVER SPONSOR