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Bouvé College of Health Sciences at Northeastern University

School of Pharmacy

About Continuing Pharmacy Education

The Office of Continuing Pharmacy Education in the School of Pharmacy, is dedicated to excellence in adult education and to the development and implementation of life-long learning programs, through collaborative efforts, that meet the needs of pharmacists and other healthcare providers. Programs are designed to enhance and maintain the professional competence, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills necessary to maintain excellence in the delivery of healthcare in all practice settings. The primary goal is focused on the improvement of patient care outcomes.

Northeastern University and the Bouve College of Health Sciences share a common vision as a national research university that is student-centered, practice-oriented, and urban.

Accreditation

Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Note: These programs are not accredited for Pharmacy Technicians.

Requirements for Internet-based CE programs and Podcasts

Hardware:

  • Computer connected to internet with configured printer attached.
  • Audio-Slide Presentations require Sound Card with speakers or headphones to hear audio presentations, an iPod, MP3 player. or any other device that plays MP3 files, such as a PDA, cellphone, laptop or desktop computer

Software:

  • Most recent web browsers will work, but a confirmed list includes: Firefox 1.0+, Internet Explorer 6+, Konqueror 3.2+, and Mozilla 1.7+
  • Adobe Reader to view PDF files; software may be downloaded at no cost from adobe.com
  • Apple iTunes, Windows Media Player, Real Player, and QuickTime will play MP3 files. All of the software listed is free.

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use and Disclaimer

Any medications or treatment methods suggested in this CE activity should not be used by the practitioner without evaluation of their patient's condition(s) and possible contraindication(s) or danger(s) of use of any specific medication.

This activity may include discussions of products or devices that are not currently approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences School of Pharmacy, and the activity's faculty do not endorse the use of any product in a manner that is not approved by the FDA.

The author, sponsor, and provider of this continuing education program have made all reasonable efforts to ensure that information contained herein is accurate in accordance with the latest available scientific knowledge at the time of accreditation of this continuing education program. Information regarding drugs (e.g., their administration, dosages, contraindications, adverse reactions, interactions, special warnings, precautions) and drug delivery systems is subject to change, however, and the reader is advised to check the manufacturer's package insert for information concerning recommended dosage and potential problems or cautions prior to dispensing or administering the drug or using the drug delivery systems.

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of Northeastern University Bouve College of Health Sciences School of Pharmacy. Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient's conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer's product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. The authors, sponsors, and publisher of these continuing education programs have made all reasonable efforts to assure that all information contained herein is accurate in accordance with the latest available scientific knowledge at the time of acceptance for publication. However, because information regarding drugs (their administration, dosages, contraindications, adverse reactions, interactions, special warnings, precautions, etc.) is subject to constant change, the reader is advised to check the manufacturer's package insert for information concerning recommended dosages and potential problems and cautions prior to dispensing or administering the drug. Special precautions should be taken when a drug is new, or highly toxic, or is unfamiliar to the dispenser or administrant.

These educational activities may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not approved by the FDA. Neither the publisher nor sponsors promotes the use of any agent outside of approved labeling. Statements made in these monographs have not been evaluated by the FDA. Nutritional products discussed are not intended for the diagnosis, treatment, cure, or prevention of any disease.

Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality

For information on Northeastern University's Policy on Privacy and Confidentiality as it relates to continuing education activities provided on the internet, please go to: www.help.neu.edu and click on the Appropriate Use Policy.

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Pharmacy CE
140 The Fenway
Mailstop R218 TF
Boston, MA 02115
Tel: 617.373.5418
Fax: 617.373.7655

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