Education & Events

Throughout the year, the NPA offers continuing pharmacy education via live seminars, webinars, or home study lessons.  For more information about these programs, contact NPA Finance & Marketing Manager, Diane Webb, at 402-420-1500.

Continuing Education Programs & Events

In Case You Missed It!
  • The Safety Dance: Balancing HCP and Patient Safety with LTC Pen Needle Use 
    Presented by Casey Pflieger, Director of Retail Sales, Owen Mumford
    November 8, 2022 - Recorded Meeting Link
  • Caring for Dialysis Patients: What Pharmacists Need to Know 
    Presented by J. Scott McMullen, RPh, BCPS, Clinical Pharmacist Practitioner, Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Program, Nebraska Medicine/University of Nebraska Medical Center.
    August 25, 2022 - Recorded Meeting Link & Presentation Slides

  • Now, What Do I Do with That? How to Dispose of Medications at Your Pharmacy
    Wanda Voight, BSN, RN, from Sharps Compliance presents information on the proper disposal of unused or expired medications in your pharmacy. Learn the most cost-effective ways to dispose of different types of waste including an inventory of controlled substances, biohazardous waste (vaccine and testing), and hazardous waste pharmaceuticals.
    July 13, 2022 - Recorded Meeting LinkPresentation Slides

  • PDMP, HIE, and SDoH, Oh My! – Improving Patient Care through Better Information 
    Dr. Kevin Borcher, Vice President of Pharmacy Informatics with CyncHealth, presents information on Nebraska's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program including the benefits, how to use it, and how pharmacists, pharmacist interns, and pharmacy technicians can register to reap the benefits of the system. He also provides an overview of the Health Information Exchange and Social Determinants of Health platforms and how pharmacists can utilize that information.
    May 29, 2022 - Recorded Meeting Link
  • Workplace Environment - Lessons Learned from Michigan Pharmacists Association's Task Force‚Äč 
    Rony Foumia, RPh, with chain experience as a pharmacist and manager who led the Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA) solutions-based task force on improving the workplace environment, shares real solutions for you and your employer to improve your workplace environment.
    May 24, 2022 - Recorded Meeting Link
  • NPA Legislative Day - Part 2 What Just Happened?
    Marcia Mueting, PharmD, RP, NPA Chief Executive Officer, shares information about where Nebraska legislative bills of interest in pharmacy are in the 2022 Legislative process and what you can do to get involved. Learn the current status of the legislative bills regulating PBMs, Copay Accumulators, Pharmacy Technicians Vaccinating, Controlled Substance Schedule updates, Abortion Prohibitions, and White Bagging.
    March 25, 2022 - Recorded Meeting Link