ASCP MIDWEST

2018 Regional Meeting

July 13-15, 2018

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About

2018 ASCP Midwest Regional Meeting
July 13-15, 2018
McDonalds University at the Hyatt Lodge
Oakbrook, Illinois

The ASCP Midwest Regional Meeting has been providing cutting edge educational offerings for 29 years, allowing you to enhance your pharmacy career and expand your practice. This year’s meeting returns to McDonalds University at the Hyatt Lodge in Oakbrook, Illinois.

Starting Friday evening, July 13, 2018 through Sunday, July 15, 2018 at noon, the 29th Annual Midwest ASCP Regional Meeting will provide 12.75 hours of continuing education on palliative care, diabetes, heart failure in addition to our regular ASCP, legislative and new drug updates. New this year is a comprehensive Saturday afternoon program on Falls.

In addition, you will have the opportunity to network with colleagues as well as get information on new pharmaceutical products and technologies during the trade show on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon.

Highlights

  • Earn up to 12.75 hours of continuing education
  • Network with over 100 senior care professionals, exhibitors and other industry partners
  • Focus on clinical and applied topics to help advance your practice

Hotel

  • Hyatt Lodge at McDonalds Campus
  • Oakbrook, Illinois
  • 2815 Jorie Boulevard
  • Oak Brook, IL 60523

Reservations for the Event will be made by individual attendees directly with Hyatt reservations online here. You may also book your room by directly calling the reservations center at 888-421-1442 and asking for the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists. The group rate is $165 per night, plus tax. Reservations must be made on or before Friday, June 15, 2018.

Schedule

Handouts

3:00 PM Registration
5:00 PM The Pharmacist’s Role in Reducing Hospital Readmissions
Speaker:
  • Rajeev Kumar, MD AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center
5:30 PM Exhibit Hall available for Trade Show Set up
6:15 PM Dinner & Product Theater*
Speaker:
  • To be announced
Hosted by Sunovion
7:30 PM Manufacturers Exhibits
6:30 AM Registration
6:30 AM Breakfast & Product Theater*
Topic to be announced
Speaker:
  • To be announced
7:45 AM Too Slow, Too Fast, or Just Right? Thyroid Disorders in the Elderly
Speaker:
  • Lindsay Saum, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, Associate Professor, Butler University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
9:00 AM Opioids in the Geriatric Population
Speakers:
  • Darin Ramsey, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, Butler University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM ASCP and Legislative Update
Speaker:
  • Chad Worz, PharmD, Executive Director and CEO, ASCP
11:45 AM Lunch & Product Theater*
Topic to be announced
Speaker:
  • To be announced
Hosted by Sunovion
12:45 PM Manufacturers Exhibits
1:30 PM Using the ASCP-NCOA Falls Risk Reduction Toolkit
Speaker:
  • Alice Bell, PT, DPT, GCS, Senior Payment Specialist, American Physical Therapy Association
  • Sharon Clackum, PharmD, BCGP, CDM, FASCP, President, Rx Answers LLC
  • Michelle A. Fritsch, PharmD, BCGP, BCACP, Founder & S President, Meds MASH, LLC
  • Michael O'Donnell, Executive Director, Illinois Community Health and Aging Collaborative
  • Jacqueline Wilson, MS, OTR/L, Clinical Assistant Professor, Towson University
3:30 PM Break
3:45 PM Using the ASCP-NCOA Falls Risk Reduction Toolkit continues
5:45 PM Falls Program concludes
6:30 PM Dinner & Product Theater*
Presentation title & location to be announced
Speaker:
  • Kelli Musick-Hocker, PharmD, CGP, Complete Pharmacy Consulting
Sponsored by Avanir Pharmaceuticals
6:30 AM Registration
6:45 AM Breakfast & Product Theater*
A GLP-1 RA Treatment Option from Eli Lilly and Company
Speaker:
  • Stephen A. South, MD, FACE, FACP, Endocrinologist, Guildford Medical Associates

This program is sponsored by and the speaker is presenting on behalf of Lilly USA, LLC. It is being presented consistent with FDA guidelines and is not approved for continuing education credit.
This program will discuss a GLP-1 receptor agonist indicated as an adjunct to diet and exercise to improve glycemic control for specific patients. Join a discussion on the efficacy and safety of this therapy, and obtain information on dosing and administration. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask the faculty questions about the data presented and refreshments will be provided.
8:00 AM Management of Type II Diabetes: Focus on Cardiovascular Outcomes
Speaker:
  • Samuel Gurevitz, PharmD, CGP, Assistant Professor, Butler University
9:15 AM Hypertension Management Chronicles: New Goals, New Controversies
Speaker:
  • Antoine Jenkins, PharmD, BCPS, Clinical Associate Professor, Chicago State University College of Pharmacy
10:30 AM Break
10:45 AM 2018 New Drug Approvals: Safety and Efficacy in Older Adults
Speaker:
  • Samuel Gurevitz, PharmD, CGP, Assistant Professor, Butler University

*Programs marked with an asterisk (*) will not have any CE associated with them.
Schedule last updated on June 20, 2018.

Accreditation

ACPE PharmCon

Pharmacist CE: Attendees can earn a maximum of 12 contact hours (1.2 CEU’s) for verified participation in the educational programming of the Midwest ASCP regional meeting.

PharmCon is approved by the Accreditation Council on Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. To receive credit, participants must legibly print their name and initial the roster at each session attended. Statements of credit for attended programs can be accessed on-line at www.pharmcon.com. Please allow 7-10 days following the program before retrieving your certificate.

The ASCP-NCOA Companion Falls Program will earn attendees 4.0 hours (0.4 CEUs) of CE through ASCP. The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

To receive continuing pharmacy education credit, participants must attend the program in its entirety and evaluate the program online at ascp.com/learn. Log into the ASCP Learning Center through "Access and Purchase Courses" and search for the course "Midwest" or find it under the "Live Activities" tab. Review the directions and submit the evaluation. It is the responsibility of the participant to provide their correct date of birth (MMDD format) and NABP e-Profile ID on their member or guest profile on the ASCP Website. Evaluations must be completed by September 11, 2018 at 11:59 pm.

Learning Objectives (PDF)

Registration

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Rates

Attendee Type Early Bird Rate
Until June 30
Regular Rate
After June 30
Full Conference:
Active Member $168.75 $225
Non-Member $224.25 $299
Technician $74.25 $99
Student $48.75 $65
Single Day:
Active Member $135 $180
Non-Member $172.50 $230

Terms

For attendees:

  • ASCP accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa
  • Please note: You will receive an email confirmation when payment is processed.
  • Promotion codes can not be combined, and must be used at the time of purchase.
  • Online registration will close at midnight EST on Thursday, July 12. Onsite registration will open on Friday, July 13 at 8:00am CST.
  • All refund requests must be made in writing and postmarked no later than May 25, 2018. A $100 cancellation fee per registrant will be charged. No cancellations will be refunded after May 25, 2018.
  • Due to the educational nature of this program, children under the age of 18 are not permitted in the meeting/session room. This policy is established to avoid disruptions during the programming, reduce liability, and help maintain ASCP’s professional learning environment.

For exhibitors:

  • ASCP accepts American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa
  • Please note: You will receive an email confirmation when payment is processed.
  • Promotion codes cannot be combined, and must be used at the time of purchase.
  • All promotion codes will expire at midnight on July 10. Promo codes may not be used on site.
  • Cancellation Policy: Display booths cancelled before Friday May 25, 2018 will be refunded 50% of fee paid. No refunds will be issued for booths cancelled after Friday May 25, 2018.

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