Air Force Pharmacy Update

Description

The Air Force Pharmacy Updates session will be further divided into 3 subtopics which include a Consultant’s and Career Field Manager briefing, an Information Technology and equipment updates briefing and a Readiness briefing.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the current updates in Air Force Pharmacy
  2. Describe the vision and direction of Air Force Pharmacy under DHA
  3. Describe the Air Force Controlled Substance Enhancements and how they improve controlled substance management
  4. Identify the IT equipment updates regarding storage and will-call systems
  5. Describe the integral role of pharmacy in theater trauma response
  6. Review current roles and responsibilities for pharmacists and technicians in theater
  7. Identify how trauma response training can be conducted within your pharmacy flight

Technician Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the current updates in Air Force Pharmacy
  2. Describe the vision and direction of Air Force Pharmacy under DHA
  3. Describe the Air Force Controlled Substance Enhancements and how they improve controlled substance management
  4. Identify the IT equipment updates regarding storage and will-call systems
  5. Describe the integral role of pharmacy in theater trauma response
  6. Review current roles and responsibilities for pharmacists and technicians in theater
  7. Identify how trauma response training can be conducted within your pharmacy flight
 
 
 
Speakers:
Melissa
Melissa Howard, PharmD, MBA
Pharmacy Consultant to the Air Force Surgeon General
Defense Health Headquarters
 
Justin
Justin Lusk, PHARMD
AF Pharmacy IT Chief
USAF
 
Oluwasina
Oluwasina Awolusi, CPhT
Pharmacy Enlisted Career Field Manager
59 MDTS/JBSA-Lackland
 
Cory
Cory Hedin, PharmD
Diagnostics & Therapeutics Flight Commander / Deputy Director, Pharmacy
USAF - Landstuhl Regional Medical Center
 
Learning Level: Level 1
Track: Service Breakout
Session Time Slot(s): 
Date: 
Monday, October 28
Time: 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Room: 
Hilton Anatole Dallas - Cortez C-D
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-240-L04-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .2
ACPE Pharmacy Technician: 0202-0000-19-240-L04-T
CEUs Pharmacy Technician: .2
Activity Type:
Knowledge-based