All About KIDs

September 24, 2020

This activity will help fill the gap by providing education on the differences in managing medications for pediatric patients versus adult patients and introducing The KIDs List which was first published spring of 2020.

Target Audience

Pharmacist

Learning Objectives

1. Identify differences between pharmacokinetic parameters of pediatric patients and adult patients

2. Describe differences of pharmacodynamic principles of medications, in relation to the developmental processes of pediatric patients

3. Discuss The KIDs List for identifying potentially inappropriate medications for pediatric patients

4. Recognize current recommendations for safe medication options for pediatric patients

5. Explain concepts to develop safe medication recommendations

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
Course opens: 
09/24/2020
Course expires: 
10/24/2020
Event starts: 
09/24/2020 - 4:30pm
Event ends: 
09/24/2020 - 5:30pm

This activity will help fill the gap by providing education on the differences in managing medications for pediatric patients versus adult patients and introducing The KIDs List which was first published spring of 2020.

UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg
Harrisburg, PA
United States

Lindsay Stramara, PharmD

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

This knowledge-based activity provides 0.75 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.

Available Credit

  • 0.75 ACPE Pharmacy
    The UPMC Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a Provider of continuing pharmacy education.
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