2017 NPA CE Symposium

Terms and Conditions

About us:

The NPA of Tampa Bay is the oldest professional organization founded by Nigerian health care professionals in the United States. We are an independent, 501 c (3), non-profit organization with the mission to positively impact pharmaceutical care delivery within our communities in the United States and in Nigeria.
 

Target Audience:

This activity has been planned for Pharmacists, Consultant Pharmacists, Pharmacy Techs, Physicians, and Physician Assistants

 


ACCREDITATION:


PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY TECHS:

ACPE Day One:

USF Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This knowledge-based program has been approved for 7.5 contact hours (.75 CEUs).  Universal program number is as follows:  Pharmacists:  0230-9999-17-010-L01-P; Pharm Techs:  0230-9999-17-010-L01-T

 
ACPE Day Two: 

USF Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This knowledge-based program has been approved for 7.25 contact hours (.725 CEUs).  Universal program number is as follows:  Pharmacists:  0230-9999-17-011-L01-P; Pharm Techs:  0230-9999-17-011-L01-T

 

Florida Board of Pharmacy Day One:

USF Health is an approved provider of continuing education credits for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Techs by the Florida Board of Pharmacy.  This program has been reviewed and approved for up to 7.5 contact hours.  Licensee numbers are required prior to the issuance of certificates.

 

Florida Board of Pharmacy Day Two:

USF Health is an approved provider of continuing education credits for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Techs by the Florida Board of Pharmacy.  This program has been reviewed and approved for up to 7.25 contact hours.  Licensee numbers are required prior to the issuance of certificates.

 

PHARMACY CREDIT PENDING

Consultant Pharmacy Credit:

USF Health is applying to the Florida Board of Pharmacy for Consultant Pharmacy Credit for the following sessions.  Approval is pending

Cardiovascular Review Topics

Critical Care Review
Vascular Disease Management
Guidelines for Management of Heart Failure

Diabetes Management Topics

Pharmacokinetics Review and Application to Obese Patients
Type I and Type II Diabetes Medication Review 
Alternative Therapies for Type II Diabetes and the Role of Alternative Therapies in Chronic Disease Management

Women’s Health Topics

Cervical and Breast Cancer
Infertility

Medication Errors Credit:

USF Health is applying to the Florida Board of Pharmacy for approval of the following topic for Medical Errors Required Credit.  Approval is pending.

Reducing Medication Errors Through Implementing a Continuous Quality

 

PHYSICIANS:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of USF Health and Nigerian Pharmacists Association of Tampa Bay.  USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians

 

USF Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

 

PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS: 

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician Assistants who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.

 

ACPE Pharmacy Credit Disclosure:  To receive continuing education credit, a pharmacist must attend the accredited sessions, actively participate in questions and answers, and must return the program evaluation instrument.  In order to receive full credit, registrants must register no later than 10 minutes after the start of the meeting and must attend the entire meeting.

 

Submission of Pharmacy Credit to CE Monitor:  It is the responsibility of the pharmacy participant to ensure the provider has the learner's birthdate and ePID/NABP number; it is the responsibility of the provider to submit to CPE Monitor participant information within 60 days of the activity for all participants who have attended, attested to their participation, and provided their ePID/NABP number and birthdate.

 

Conflict of Interest Disclosure and Resolution

USF Health and the Nigerian Pharmacists Association of Tampa Bay adheres to ACPE and ACCME Standards regarding commercial support of continuing education. It is the policy of USF Health and the Nigerian Pharmacists Association of Tampa Bay that the faculty and planning committee disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, that relevant conflict(s) of interest are resolved and also that speakers will disclose any unlabeled/unapproved use of drug(s) or device(s) during their presentation. Detailed disclosure will be made in the course syllabus.

 

The information provided at this CE activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.

  

Photo Release:

Registrants of the 2017 NPA Continuing Education Symposium agree to allow NPA of Tampa Bay and its official photographer and/or videographer to photograph or video record them in the context of the Symposium only. Footage captured by the official NPA of Tampa Bay photographer/videographer may be used in future print and electronic promotional and archival materials.

 

Refund Policy:

If cancellation is made in writing 30 days or more prior to the program a refund will be made less a $50 service charge. If cancellation is requested in writing below 30 days prior to the program, a credit will be issued for the same program the following year.

 

Equal Opportunity:

USF is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action / Equal Access Institution. For disability accommodations contact CPDSupport@health.usf.edu (813-224-7860), within five days of the event.

 

Disclaimer:

The information provided at this CME/CE activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical/clinical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.