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Wednesday, March 05, 2014
AASHP Dinner Meeting 

Date Wednesday, March 05, 2014 
6:00-6:30 pm   Registration & Dinner
6:30-7:05 pm   Welcome/Introduction and Call to Action
7:05-8:05 pm   Presentation
8:05-8:20 pm   Q&A/Discussion

Place   Opal Divine's
Penn Field Location
3601 S. Congress K100
South Austin, TX 78704
(512) 707-0237

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Topic and Speaker Atrial fibrillation and stroke: focus on new oral anticoagulants

Ola Oyetayo, Pharm.D., MSc., BCPS
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Irma L. Rangel College of Pharmacy
Texas A&M Health Science Center
TAMU II Bldg, Room 303C
Temple, TX 76508

This is a knowledge based activity.

Educational Objectives:
  • UAN #: 0156-9999-14-124-L01-P
  • Credit: 1.0 hour; 0.1 CEUs
  • Activity Type: Knowledge
  • Expiration Date: 3/6/2015
At the end of the presentation, participants (pharmacists and technicians) should be able to
  1. Describe the pathophysiology underlying the increased risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation
  2. Assess stroke risk using the CHADS2 and CHA2DS2Vasc scoring system
  3. Select appropriate anticoagulation therapy with emphasis on new oral anticoagulants
  4. Compare and contrast the risk and benefits of anticoagulation therapy

Sponsor   AASHP

  Special meal requirements (vegetarian/gluten-free) can be accommodated on-site

RSVP   Members of AASHP may attend this activity without charge. If you are not a current AASHP member, you may RSVP at this time but must visit to join TSHP and AASHP before attending this meeting.

This meeting is closed.

Target Audience: Target audience: pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy and pharmacy technician students planning on working in health-system pharmacies

The Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This Activity-based continuing professional education program (0156-9999-14-123-L01-P & 0156-9999-14-123-L01-T) provides 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of continuing pharmacy education. This program’s accreditation expires on February 6, 2015. To receive a Statement of Participation, a program evaluation form must be completed and turned in at the end of the program, as well as participation in the group discussions for the entire session.
 ACPE           Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists

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