Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management

Extension Seminar in Clinical Medication Management — Gold Coast

8:45am Friday, 20 October 2017
4:30pm Sunday, 22 October 2017
Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise
2807 Gold Coast Highway
Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217

This seminar is designed for candidates in the SHPA Pharmacy Residency program, pharmacists with at least 2-4 years clinical pharmacy experience, pharmacists looking to consolidate and build their clinical pharmacy skills and pharmacists who have attended the foundation seminar in clinical medication management.

Case based discussions of complex clinical scenarios and small group activities will be used to develop participant skills in problem solving to optimise medication management and resolve medication related problems.

By the end of the seminar participants will be able to:

  • Integrate complex clinical processes into daily practice including:
    • Complex parenteral medication administration
    • Using laboratory test data in caring for patients with multiple comorbidities.
    • Fluid and electrolyte requirements in clinical patient care
    • Clinical workflow
    • Prioritisation of workload and complex clinical issues.
    • Research (clinical audit)
    • Transitions and continuity of care
    • eMM and medication safety
    • Career progression and professional development
  • Consolidate and further develop clinical decision making in the areas of Cardiology (ACS), Diabetes (management of diabetic ketoacidosis), Sepsis and delirium, Mental Health (Depression), Anticoagulation and Acute and Chronic kidney disease.



Registration has now closed. Please contact SHPA on 03 9486 0177 or email events@shpa.org.au tif you would like to attend this event.

Registration Rates: Registration will close on Friday 13 October.

Member early bird rate: $816
Non member early bird rate: $1020

Member: $1060.80
Non member: $1326

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Additional Information

Dr Michael Barras BPharm GradDipClinPharm PhD (Princess Alexandra Hospital, Qld)

Ms Sharon Goldsworthy BPharm MClinPharm (The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, SA)

Ms Sally Marotti BPharm MClinPharm (The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, SA)

Dr Lisa Pont BSc BPharm PhD (University of Sydney, NSW)

This CPD event has been accredited for 18.25 hours of Group 2 CPD (a total of 36.5 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. The accreditation number is S2017/18

The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including:

Standard 2.3 Collaborate with members of the health care team

Standard 2.5 Commitment to work and the workplace

Standard 2.6 Plan and manage professional contribution

Standard 4.2 Consider the appropriateness of prescribed medicines

Standard 7.1 Contribute to therapeutic decision-making

Standard 7.2 Provide ongoing medication management

Standard 8.1 Retrieve, analyse and synthesise information

Standard 8.2 Engage in health, medicines or pharmacy practice research

(National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2010)