Collaborating to combat misuse and abuse of illicit and prescription drugs in Alabama: An interprofessional conference

Continuing Education Information

Registered conference participants will receive an online program evaluation via email no later than Friday, February 3, 2017. Attendance certificates will be provided and CEU credits will be awarded accordingly within 3 business days of completion of this survey.

Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
This knowledge-based continuing education activity has been approved for 7 hours of live continuing education units for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. ACPE Universal Activity Numbers for this AUHSOP Continuing Education program are as follows:

“Drugs of Addiction”

“Prescription Drug Monitoring Program”

“Challenges Facing Pharmacists, Law Enforcement and First Responders”

“Communicating in the heat of the moment”

“Perspectives from regulatory boards and public health agencies”

“Resources for those with addiction”

Huntsville Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Huntsville Hospital and Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy.

Huntsville Hospital is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

There are no disclosures to be made for this CME activity.

Nurse Practitioners
This activity is approved for nurse practitioners for 6.5 CME credits. Huntsville Hospital is an approved provider by the Alabama State Nurses Association. Provider number: 5-119; expires 04/10/2017.

Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy is a Board approved provider of continuing nursing education in Alabama by the Alabama Board of Nursing. Provider Number: ABNP1515.

EMT and First Responders
This continuing education activity is approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE) Course #: 17-AUHS-F2-0112, CEH Number and Type: First Responder/ EMT-Basic/ EMT-Advanced/ and/or Management.

Law Enforcement
APOSTC has approved this course for Executive Level Continuing Education Credit. Forms will be available at the registration table each conference day. Either the hosting agency or the individual police chief may forward the completed form to APOSTC for entry into the ePOST system. All other officers can submit their certificate of completion to their employing agency for entry into the APOSTC database.

Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide.

This project is supported by the US DOJ and ADECA/LETS subgrant number 15-DJ-ST-005.

Five percent of the cost of this program is supported by CDC Grant No. 1NU17CE924865-01-00.

Last Updated: January 19, 2017