College of Pharmacy Continuing Education

Live Webinars

  • Live Webinars

    There's a Pill for That! Updates in Weight Loss Therapy

    September 13, 2017
    6:00PM - 7:30PM

    1.5 contact hours available

    Pharmacist Objectives:

    1. Calculate a patient specific safe goal weight loss over 6 months
    2. Counsel a patient on basic recommendations for exercise and dietary modifications to promote weight loss
    3. Discuss currently available over-the-counter options for weight loss
    4. Identify patients who are candidates for prescription weight loss therapy
    5. Assess the safety and efficacy of currently availability prescription weight loss therapy

    Technician Objectives:

    1. Define obesity and classify a patient as overweight or obese based on body mass index
    2. Calculate a patient specific safe goal weight loss over 6 months
    3. Counsel a patient on basic recommendations for exercise and dietary modifications to promote weight loss
    4. Discuss currently available over-the-counter options for weight loss

    UAN:

    0068-0000-17-004-L01-P

    0068-0000-17-004-L01-T

    Program Funding: no grant has been received for this program.

    This is a LIVE WEBINAR, it will be conducted in the form of a "meeting" through Cisco WebEx. Once you have registered for the event, you will receive further instructions on how to join the meeting a couple of days in advance of the live program.

    REGISTER NOW:

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