PULSE: Level Up: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Azole Antifungals for Fungal Prophylaxis - May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021

New medications and new guidelines are constantly being released. Pharmacists need a mechanism to keep up with these new medications and guidelines.

Target Audience

Pharmacist

Learning Objectives

  • Identify patients at risk for invasive fungal infections who require fungal prophylaxis.
  • Describe the utilization and limitations of azole antifungals for fungal prophylaxis.
  • Discuss literature regarding therapeutic drug monitoring of azole antifungals for fungal prophylaxis.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 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: 
05/12/2021
Course expires: 
06/12/2021
Event starts: 
05/12/2021 - 1:30pm
Event ends: 
05/12/2021 - 2:30pm

New medications and new guidelines are constantly being released. Pharmacists need a mechanism to keep up with these new medications and guidelines.

UPMC Presbyterian Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Katelyn Rudzik, PharmD

PGY1 Pharmacy Resident

UPMC Presbyterian

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

Available Credit

  • 1.00 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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