Many factors can influence how we respond to a medication including age, lifestyle, and our genetic makeup. Patients may suffer for months and years before an effective treatment plan is realized.
Pharmacogenomics can guide treatment so therapy can be personalized to improve patient care more quickly and effectively.
FREE Introductory Course (1hr CE)
This 1 hour on-demand CE course is a gateway for pharmacists who wish to expand their practice to include pharmacogenomic testing and analysis to improve care for their patients.
FREE Introductory Course
This 1 hour on-demand CE course is a gateway for prescribers who wish to effectively and safely incorporate pharmacogenomic testing and analysis in their practice to improve care for their patients.
PODCAST on Pharmacogenomics
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Non-optimized medication therapy costs over $500 billion annually to the United States, which is more than the actual spending on medications. The interindividual variable of pharmacologic agents may vary more than 1000-fold. One opportunity to better optimize medications is through the use of precision medicine - pharmacogenomics.
Pharmacogenomics: A Training for Pharmacists
8 hours of Continuing Pharmacy Education | $299
CEimpact's 8 hour certificate course is broken up in to 10 learning activities to guide you through applying pharmacogenomics to your practice. The course is designed to be practical and takes an evidence-based approach.
1: Applying Pharmacogenomics to Patient Care - Our Current State
2: Genetics 101
3: Regulatory Review - Impact on Pharmacogenomics
4: Gene Information
5: Application to Practice - Opioids
6: From Phenotype to Drug Selection
7: Case-based Application of Pharmacogenomics
8: Choosing a Laboratory Partner
9: Explaining Pharmacogenomic Results to Other Health Care Providers
10: Explaining Pharmacogenomic Results to Patients
Meet Your Faculty
Four content experts have come together to create and deliver this course using a practical, evidence-based approach designed to provide you with the knowledge and practical skills needed to effectively integrate pharmacogenomics into your practice.