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Fluoroquinolone Safety Labeling Updates

March 22, 2017

On Tuesday, April 4, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on fluoroquinolones. Specifically, the webinar will cover: The disabling and potentially irreversible constellation of adverse events that have been associated with the use of systemic fluoroquinolones The importance of stopping the fluoroquinolone antibacterial drug at the first sign that a patient […]

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Post-Marketing Drug Safety Surveillance

March 1, 2017

On Tuesday, March 7, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on pharmacovigilance — the detection, assessment, understanding, and prevention of adverse effects or other drug-related problems. Specifically, the webinar will: Define pharmacovigilance and adverse drug reactions Describe the Division of Pharmacovigilance (DPV) Identify the components of post-marketing […]

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IPEC Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice

February 22, 2017

The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) has launched a new webinar series and will host their inaugural session on March 9 at 2:00 p.m. ET. This first installment will focus on the development of IPEC core competencies since 2011, including efforts to “design a curriculum that prepares health and other professions’ students for interprofessional collaborative practice.” […]

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Putting the Mouth Back in the Body

February 22, 2017

The American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC) is hosting a webinar on oral health on Tuesday, March 14, at 1:00 p.m. ET. The presenter will be Cynthia (Cindy) Booth Lord, MHS, PA-C, PA program director at Case Western Reserve University. The webinar will discuss how health professionals can help promote oral health as a major component […]

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Uncovering Our Blind Spots

February 8, 2017

It’s important — but difficult — to be mindful of implicit bias in our everyday lives. That is why the Office of Minority Health is hosting a webinar to bring awareness and understanding of how to recognize our own implicit bias. Scheduled for Wednesday, February 15, at 2:00 p.m. ET., the webinar will cover how […]

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Webinar: FDA’s MedWatch Adverse Reporting Program

January 18, 2017

On Tuesday, February 7, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on reporting adverse events via MedWatch. Specifically, the webinar will cover: The roles of the FDA Office of Health and Constituent Affairs and the MedWatch program How to advance and be involved with FDA messaging Types of […]

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Webinar: Understanding Abuse Deterrent Opioids

November 29, 2016

On Thursday, December 8, at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on abuse deterrent opioids. This is an important issue for health care providers, as they are often on the front lines in battling the current opioid epidemic. The webinar will cover: Properties of abuse deterrent opioids FDA’s […]

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Webinar: The Etiologies of Drug Shortages

October 25, 2016

On November 8 at 1:00 p.m. ET, join the FDA’s Division of Drug Information for a webinar on issues surrounding drug shortages. Jin Ahn, PharmD, and Leo Zadecky, RPh, will discuss current drug shortage trends, reasons for these shortages, the FDA’s role in working with the drug supply, and the organization’s view of the future. To […]

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Webinar: Collaborating with the FDA for Better Care

September 12, 2016

On October 6 at 1:00 p.m., join FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research for a webinar on innovative FDA collaborations. In this Category 1 CME-eligible webinar, Teresa Rubio, PharmD, and Ankur Kalola, PharmD, will discuss the FDA’s Bad Ad Program and how health care professionals can report such […]

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Integrating Oral Health & Primary Care Training

April 8, 2016

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will be hosting a presentation on oral health and primary care training as part of its clinical tools webinar series. The event will take place Tuesday, April 12, 2:00–3:00 p.m. ET. Speakers include: Judith Haber, PhD, APRN The Ursula Springer Leadership Professor in Nursing Executive Director, Oral Health Nursing […]

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