This ACPE-accredited continuing pharmacy education program in International Travel Medicine has been designed to assist pharmacists in expanding their knowledge and skills related to improving care provided to patients traveling internationally. The pharmacist is in a unique position to help patients traveling abroad to fully prepare them by recommending appropriate immunizations, medications, and over the counter products, as well as to provide them with travel advice.
Pharmacists with an interest in providing travel health services that have preferably completed an immunization training program
Benefits for Patients and Pharmacists
- Optimal pre-travel health clinic preparation
- Preparation to sit for the international certificate examination
- Compensation for services on a fee-for-service basis
The certificate program consists of:
Home Study Program (15 hours, 1.50 CEUs) – Knowledge-Based Activity
Registrants will be emailed the web addresses and instructions for the required presentations and reading materials, as well as a 68-item pre-test and post-test; the minimum passing score is set at 75% for the post-test.
Cost of the program