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Hawaii Winter Conference

  • February 7-14, 2018
  • Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa, 78-128 Ehukai St, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Combine cutting-edge continuing education, an island paradise, networking with old and new friends and you’ve got the Hawaii Winter Conference 2018. Topics include pediatric mental health and infectious disease for up to 20 hours of continuing education for pharmacists by USC School of Pharmacy and University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy.

Program Theme and Topics:

February 8 & 9, 7:45 am – 12:15 pm
8 hours of continuing education
Infectious Disease (using a theme of Antimicrobial Stewardship)

  • Community-acquired pneumonia
  • Hospital-Associated and Ventilator-Acquired Pneumonia
  • Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Bronchitis
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Clostridium difficile infection

Susanne Barnett, PharmD, BCPS
Associate Professor (CHS)
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
Madison, WI

February 12 & 13, 7:45 am – 12:15 pm
8 hours of continuing education
Pediatric Mental Health

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Associated conditions
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia

Julie A. Dopheide, PharmD, BCPP, FASHP
Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences
USC School of Pharmacy and Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

Also included –  4 hours of optional hotel/home-study continuing education!

Why You Should Register for this Continuing Education Program:

  • Earn up to 20 hours of continuing education credit (pharmacists and nurses)
  • Interactive learning with expert faculty
  • Acquire knowledge & skills to apply immediately in your practice setting
  • Network with professional colleagues from diverse geographical settings and practice sites
    • Thursday, February 8, 2018: Welcome Reception (5:30 – 6:30 pm)
    • Tuesday, February 13, 2018: Farewell Reception (5:30 – 6:30 pm)

Comments from Prior Hawaii Participants

  • “This CE program continues to be very well run and organized with all the repeat participants to attest to this fact. We will continue to consider this trip as a very effective way of combining CE and vacation together.”
  • “CE appeals to RPh’s of many backgrounds. I always get a few practice pearls. The networking is very beneficial.”
  • “I can’t believe how much I have used what I learned at the seminar since I have returned home. Job well done!”

For more information and to register CLICK HERE
Contact pharmce@usc.edu or 323-442-2403