Tasmanian Branch Symposium on Renal Medicine

Tasmanian Branch Symposium on 'Renal Medicine' What every pharmacist should know

8:30am Saturday, 20 May 2017
1:30pm Sunday, 21 May 2017
Branch CPD Event
Waterfront Function Centre
17 Devonport Road
Devonport, Tasmania 7310


Learning objectives

At the end of the seminar, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the principles of management for a patient with reduced renal function.
  • Explain the activities and considerations of a renal pharmacist.
  • Contribute effectively to drug therapy in a patient with renal dysfunction.
  • Develop a learning plan for 2016-2017 and beyond.

Registration rates

Person typeEarly bird (closes May 12th)Full registration
SHPA member$180$210

SHPA member

Non member$300$350
Non member 

* If you are a student, technician or intern, please contact the federal secretariat to obtain a special code for registration. You can contact the secretariat on 03 9486 0177 or by emailing events@shpa.org.au.

If you would like to attend the dinner, you will need to register for this separately - DINNER REGISTRATION.

Registration will close on Thursday 18 May 2017.

Cancellation policy

$350.00 *
$350.00 *
* Price includes GST where applicable

Contact Information


Michelle Paine and Angus Thompson

Additional Information

This CPD event has been accredited for 1.5 hours of Group-1 (or 1.5 CPD credits) plus 7.75 hours of Group-2 (or 15.5 CPD credits) – a total of 17 credits, suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan. The accreditation number  is S2017/30.

The program addresses pharmacist competency standards, including:

Standard 1.2 Practice to accepted standards

Standard 1.5 Maintain and extend professional competence

Standard 4.1 Undertake initial prescription assessment

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 7.3 Influence patterns of medicine use

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