Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapy in Pain Management

October 22, 2020

Lack of knowledge related to what alternative options exist for pain management

Target Audience

Pharmacist

Pharmacy Technician

Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives for Pharmacists: 

  • Objective #1: Define and describe Complementary and Integrative Medicine (CAM)
  • Objective #2: Discuss common CAM
  • Objective #3: Explain recommendations of using CAM with conventional therapy

Learning Objectives for Pharmacy Technicians:  

  • Objective #1: Define and describe Complementary and Integrative Medicine (CAM)
  • Objective #2: Discuss common CAM
  • Objective #3: Explain recommendations of using CAM with conventional therapy
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.25 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.
  • 0.25 ACPE Technician
    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: 
10/22/2020
Course expires: 
11/23/2020
Event starts: 
10/22/2020 - 2:30pm
Event ends: 
10/22/2020 - 3:00pm
Teams Meeting/UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Jessica Isaac, PharmD, BCPG

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 0.25 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education credit.

Available Credit

  • 0.25 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.
  • 0.25 ACPE Technician
    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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