CRANBURY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE™), a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists, announces the annual Directions in Pharmacy® Meeting, which will take place in four cities in fall 2017. The programs will feature nationally and regionally recognized speakers and exhibitor sessions.
“We are excited for this year’s fall meetings which will address clinical updates and introduce the use of quality metrics that are being implemented in the Retail Pharmacy space. Our continued success in these conferences means that not only pharmacists are learning but patients are benefiting from pharmacists’ new knowledge,” said David Heckard, PTCE™ president.
The fall 2017 dates for the annual Directions in Pharmacy® are as follows:
- Sept. 9: Sheraton Dallas Hotel in Dallas
- Sept. 23: Marriott Chicago O’Hare Hotel in Chicago
- Oct. 21: Hyatt New Brunswick in New Brunswick, New Jersey
- Nov. 4: Sheraton Park Hotel in Anaheim, California
The fall Directions in Pharmacy Quality® meeting is a one-day event that will address many topics including diabetes, heart failure, infectious diseases, oncology and influenza. PTCE™’s partnership with Pharmacy Quality Alliance will provide accredited education that will discuss the steps that pharmacists can take to improve patient care and will examine the clinical and economic impact to patients and the health care system.
The conference offers 7 CE credits to the pharmacists. The attendees will be provided with complimentary breakfast, buffet lunch, and snack bars will be served. For more information and to register, visit www.pharmacytimes.org/dipfall17.
About Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE™) is a leader in continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty pharmacists. PTCE™ is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Our print, online and live CPE activities are designed to help improve the knowledge, competence and skills of pharmacists so that they are better prepared to provide the highest quality of pharmacy care to the patients they serve and to the physicians they assist as part of a multidisciplinary treatment/management team. To learn more about the educational activities sponsored by PTCE™, visit our website at www.pharmacytimes.org.