This event is co-sponsored by the UF College of Pharmacy Office of Continuing Pharmacy Education and the Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Health Equity.
- Intended Audience: Pharmacists in all practice settings
- Universal Activity Number: 0012-0000-22-010-H02-P
- Contact Hours: 1.0 hour of ACPE approved continuing education for pharmacists
- Program Fees: $10.00
- Dates Available: 03/30/2022 – 03/30/2025
- Activity Type: Knowledge
This program will provide an introduction address current treatment regimens, individual and community-level prevention and treatment of youth living with HIV/AIDS, and opportunities and barriers for inclusion of youth in HIV/AIDS clinical trials. Additionally, we will review Florida law as it pertains to HIV testing, including partner notification, privilege to warn, and testing in pregnant women.
This program is approved by the Florida Board of Pharmacy to meet the educational requirements outlined in Florida Administrative Code Rule 64B16-26.1003 for pharmacists renewing their license for the first time in Florida.
Attention Florida Pharmacists Renewing Their License for the First Time
Continuing Education Requirement | First Biennium Renewal
- If you are renewing your license for the first time AND your initial renewal occurs 12 months or more after initial licensure date you are required to complete 15 (5 hours must be live) hours, including 2 hours of medication errors, 2 hours of controlled substances, and 1 hour in HIV/AIDS.
- If your initial renewal occurs less than 12 months from your initial licensure date you are required to complete 1 hour in HIV/AIDS, 2 hours of medication errors, and 2 hours of controlled substances.
Upon completion of this module, you should be able to:
- Summarize the epidemiology of HIV infections in adolescents and relation to prevention & treatment strategies
- Discuss the use of PrEP in adolescent women and young adult women to prevent spread of HIV
- List new medications used in PrEP and HIV prevention
- Review the management of HIV positive children and adolescents
- Review Florida law as it pertains to HIV testing
- Review Florida law as it pertains to HIV testing, including partner notification.
Faculty and Disclosure Statements
Eric F Egelund Ph.D., Pharm.D.
Oliver Grundmann Ph.D.
Natella Rakhmanina, M.D., Ph.D., FAAP, FCP, AAHIVS
Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University
Director, HIV Program, Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C.
Disclosure Statement: None of our speakers, reviewers, or planning committee members have disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.
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The University of Florida College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.