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AASHP Dinner Meeting

Date Tuesday, March 10, 2009
6:30-7:00   Registration / Welcome
7:00-8:00   Dinner / Presentation
8:00-8:30   Q&A / Closing Remarks

Place   Cover 3
2700 W. Anderson Lane, Ste 202
Austin, TX 78757-1110
512 374-1121

Cover 3 is located on Anderson Lane, across from Northcross Mall between Fuddruckers and Alamo Drafthouse Theatre.  Click here for a map (a new window will open).

Topic and Speaker “Update on Managing Hypertensive Emergencies: Evolving role of

Joseph F. Dasta, M.Sc., R.Ph.
Professor Emeritus
   The Ohio State University
   College of Pharmacy
Adjunct Professor
   University of Texas
   College of Pharmacy

ACPE # 077-999-08-028-H01-P
1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs).

Learning Objectives

OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this program, the attendee will be able to:

  1. Discuss the prevalence of acute hypertension.
  2. Describe treatment goals and common adverse events associated with over- and undertreatment of acute hypertension in the perioperative and emergency department settings.
  3. Review current and future I.V. antihypertensive therapies.
  4. Implement appropriate strategies regarding the use of I.V. antihypertensive therapies to increase patient safety and outcomes.
Sponsor   The Medicines Company

RSVP   The meal is free for all members of AASHP. 
Non-members may join AASHP at the door.
Dues are $35 for pharmacists;
$20 for pharmacy technicians;
 and $15 for students.

If you are not a member, and feel that that you
cannot afford the program but would like to attend,
please contact

This meeting is closed.  If you hold a confirmed reservation and cannot attend, be sure to email <cancel@aashp.net> so we can invite a member from the waiting list.

Target audience: pharmacists and pharmacy technicians

AKH Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council For Pharmacy Education, as a provider of continuing education. ACPE Universal Program number 077-999-08-028-H01-P. This program provides ONE contact hour of Continuing education credit. This activity is made possible by an educational grant from The Medicines Company.


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