Clinical Application of Pharmacogenomics in Psychiatry and Pain Management
Amber L. Beitelshees, Pharm.D, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Laura B. Ramsey, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor,UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Scott Alexander Mosley, Pharm.D.
College of Pharmacy, University of Florida
ACPE University Activity Number
09/29/2017 – 09/29/2020
This course will identify medications affected by multiple genes and summarize the clinical implications of genetic variability in pain management and psychiatry.
Not Just One Gene: Medications Affected by Variability in Multiple Genes
- Identify relevant medications and potential clinical effects of individual variability in multiple genes affecting drug metabolism.
- Develop strategies for integrating pharmacogenetic test results for multiple genes into clinical decision making.
Clinical Applications in Pain Management Pharmacogenetics
- Describe clinical implications of genetic variability in pain management.
- Discuss clinical, patient-specific, genetic, and other factors that inform drug therapy changes for select opioids.
- Summarize the steps of implementing pain management pharmacogenetics.
Clinical Applications in Psychiatry Pharmacogenetics
- Describe clinical implications of genetic variability in psychiatric pharmacotherapy.
- Discuss clinical, patient-specific, genetic, and other factors that inform drug therapy changes in psychiatry.
- Summarize the structure and characteristics of representative psychiatry pharmacogenetics implementations.
Schedule of Activities
View the recorded lectures and complete a post-test.
Requirements for Successful Course Completion
View recorded lectures, receive a 70% or higher on final exam and complete course evaluation.
Program Financial Support
This course received no outside funding support.
Acknowledgement and Disclosures
Laura B. Ramsey, Ph.D. has disclosed that she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.
Scott Alexander Mosley, Pharm.D. has disclosed that he has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.
Computer and Internet access are required to complete this course. Course content is provided via Canvas.
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