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DAY 1 – 10 March 2014 – Sheikh Rashid Hall A
INNOVATION IN PHARMACY PRACTICE
11:00 – 11:30 The ASHP Pharmacy Practice Model Initiative; Update -2014
Dr. Gerald E. Meyer, PharmD, MBA, FASHP
President, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists & Director of Experiential Education Jefferson School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, USA
11:30-12:00 Pharmacist Practice Systems that Improve Medication Safety for Patients
Prof. Bernard Sorofman, Ph.D., Professor and Executive Associate Dean
College of Pharmacy, The University of Iowa, USA
12:00-12:15  Panel Discussion
CHALLENGES IN PHARMACY PRACTICE
12:15-12:45 Online pharmacies and public awareness
Prof. AbdulLatif Al Ghaiheb, Ph.D., Clinical Pharmacy Department, Chairman, School of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, KSA.
12:45-13:15 Winning the Battle Against Counterfeit Drugs
Prof. Albert I. Wertheimer, Ph.D., MBA, Director, Center for Pharmceutical Health Services Research & Prof. Temple University, College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, USA
13:15-13:30 Panel Discussion
13:30-14:30 Lunch Break

FOLLOWED BY PROFESSIONAL ORAL PRESENTATIONS

DAY 1 – 10 March 2014 – Sheikh Rashid Hall B
QUALITY IN PHARMACY EDUCATION
11:00 – 11:30 Assuring Better Health Outcomes: Rebuilding the Academic Health Science Centre and the Opportunities for Academic Pharmacy
Prof. Robert Sindelar, PhD, VP Research & Academic Affairs, Providence Health Care, President, PHC Research Institute, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine & Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Canada
11:30 – 12:00 Pillars and Foundations of Quality in Pharmacy Education
Dr. Jennifer L. Baumgartner, PharmD, BCPP, Assistant Director, CPE Provider Accreditation Program, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), Chicago, USA
12:00-12:15 Panel Discussion
MEDICINE SHORTAGES
12:15-12:45 Pharmacy Practice and Medicine Shortages
Prof. Abdulla Molokhia, PhD., CEO, EEPI, Professor, Pharmaceutics, Egypt
12:24-13:15 Drug shortages, regulatory and policy options
Prof. Hubert G.M. Leufkens, Ph.D., Utrecht University, Faculty of Science, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS) Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Clinical Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
13:15-13:30  Panel Discussion
13:30-14:30 Lunch Break

FOLLOWED BY PROFESSIONAL ORAL PRESENTATIONS

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DAY 2 – 11 March 2014 – Sheikh Rashid Hall A
ROLE OF PHARMACISTS
 
09:00 – 09:30 An overview of clinical pharmacogenetics implementation in the U.S.
Dr. Gwen McMillin, PhD, DABCC (CC,TC),  Associate Professor (Clinical), University of Utah, Department of Pathology, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
09:30 – 10:00 Pharmacists prescribing in Canada
Dr. Sherry Peister, RPh, B.Sc.Phm., ICD.D, President, Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa, Canada
10:100-10:15 Panel Discussion
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
CHALLENGES IN PHARMACY PRACTICE
10:45-11:15 The Problem of Antibiotic Overuse
Prof. John A. Bosso, PHARM.D., FCCP, FIDSA, Department of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcomes Sciences, South Carolina College of Pharmacy, MUSC Campus, South Carolina, USA
11:15-11:45 Professional Marketing vs Commercial Marketing of Medicine
Prof. AbdelAziz Saleh, Former Deputy Regional Manager, WHO/EMRO, Alexandria, Egypt
11:14-12:00  Panel Discussion
DRUG DISCOVERY AND NEW THERAPEUTIC AGENTS
12:00-12:30 Drug rediscovery: designing a ‘second live’ for existing medicines
Prof. Hubert G.M. Leufkens, Ph.D., Utrecht University, Faculty of Science, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS) Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Clinical Pharmacology, Utrecht, The Netherlands
12:30-13:00 Emerging Therapeutic Targets in Oncology
Prof. Lisa E. Davis, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS, BCOP, Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice & Pharmacy Administration Philadelphia College of Pharmacy University of the Sciences, Philadelphia, USA
13:00-13:15 Panel Discussion
13:15-14:30 Lunch Break
FOCUS ON DRUG ADDICTION
14:30-15:00 Multiple drug use – Mechanisms underlying drug combinations leading to addiction and violent behaviour
Prof. Fred Nyberg PhD, Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences
Division of Biological Research on Drug Dependence, Uppsala University, Sweden
15:00- 15:30 Role of the pharmacist in caring for those with addictions
Prof. Jeffrey N. Baldwin, Pharm.D., Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Pediatrics, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
15:30-15:45 Panel Discussion
15:45-16:15 Coffee Break
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
16:15-16:45 Continuing Professional Development – Concepts and Components
Dr. Jennifer L. Baumgartner, PharmD, BCPP, Assistant Director, CPE Provider Accreditation Program, Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), Chicago, USA
16:45-17:15 The Future of Hospital Pharmacy around the world – Looking at the hospital pharmacists influence on prescribing and competency based training through the Basel statements
Dr. Rebekah Moles, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Pharmacy
The University of Sydney, Australia
17:15-17:30 Panel Discussion

 

DAY 2 – 11 March 2014 – Sheikh Rashid Hall B
GOOD GOVERNANCE AND EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT
09:00 – 09:30 Stakeholders Engagement for Good Governance in Pharmacy
Dr. Emad Elazazy; B Sc Pharm, PharmD, MBA, PhD, Chairman & C.E.O.,Value Institution for Education & Experiential Learning, Co-Chair of Egyptian Health-care Governance Forum, Scientific Board member at the National Training Institute-MOH; Egypt
09:30 – 10:00 Pharmacists Services for Chronic Disease Management : Can it make a difference
Mag. Dr. Doris Haider, MBA, aHPh, Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor University of Florida – College of Pharmacy, Sozialmedizinisches Zentrum Süd, Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Spital und Geriatriezentrum Favoriten
Vienna, Austria
10:00-10:15 Panel Discussion
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
NEW PERSPECTIVES IN PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES
10:45-11:15 Systems to Improve Medication Access: Medication ‘Recyclng’ Vouchers and Other Programs
Prof. Bernard Sorofman, Ph.D.,Professor and Executive Associate Dean College of Pharmacy, The University of Iowa, Iowa, USA.
11:15-11:45 Pharmacists Services for Chronic Disease Management : Can it make a difference
Prof. Magaly Rodriguez de Bittner, PharmD, BCPS, CDE. Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, Baltimore, USA
11:45-12:00  Panel Discussion
CHRONIC DISEASE MANAGEMENT
12:00-12:30 Medication Therapy Adherence Clinic(MTAC)  towards excellence in Ambulatory  Care Pharmacy  Services
Treatment of Blood Cholesterol to Reduce Atherosclerosis Risk in Adults
Prof. Robert L. Talbert, Pharm. D., FCCP, BCPS, FAHA, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin, Pharmacotherapy Division, San Antonio, Texas, USA
12:30-13:00 Parkinson Disease and its Therapeutic Treatment
Prof. Kazuo Matsubara, PhD,  Associate Hospital Director , Professor & Director,  Department of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Kyoto University Hospital, Kyoto, Japan
13:00-13:15 Panel Discussion
13:15-14:30 Lunch Break
AMBULATORY CARE PHARMACY SERVICES
14:30-15:00 Medication Therapy Adherence Clinic(MTAC)  towards excellence in Ambulatory  Care Pharmacy  Services
Prof. Yahaya Bin Hassan, 
Head – Department of Pharmacy Practice,  Faculty of Pharmacy, UiTM Puncak Alam Campus
Selangor – Malaysia
15:00- 15:30 Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacy Services: Impact on Quality, Costs & Mortality
Prof. Dennis K Helling, PharmD, DSc, FCCP, FASHP, FAPhA, Executive Director Emeritus, Pharmacy Operations & Therapeutics, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Clinical Professor, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Colorado, USA
15:30-15:45 Panel Discussion
15:45-16:15 Coffee Break
CHALLENGES IN PHARMACY PRACTICE
16:15-16:45 Diuretic resistance in patients with heart failure
Prof. Jean Nappi, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS (AQ-Cardiology), Professor of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcome Sciences Associate Director, Graduate Pharmacy Education, South Carolina College of Pharmacy-MUSC Campus, USA
16:45-17:15 Halal  Medications: Issues and Challenges
Prof. Dr Noorizan Abd.Aziz, Deputy Dean (Research & Industrial and Community  Linkages), Faculty of Pharmacy, UiTM, Puncak Alam Campus,  Selangor, Malaysia
17:15-17:30  Panel Discussion

 

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DAY 3 – 12 March 2014 – Sheikh Rashid Hall A
MEDICATION SAFETY 
09:00 – 09:30 Hospital accreditation and organisation-wide medication safety: Where do pharmacists fit?
Dr. Helen Dowling,  Chief Executive Officer, The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia, Australia
09:30 – 10:00 Delete the Drug from your hospital formulary because of safety concerns? Review of the Drug Safety Decisions
Dr. Hisham Aljadhey, PharmD, PhD,  Vice Dean for Graduate Studies and Research
Director of Medication Safety Research Chair, College of Pharmacy, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
10:00-10:15 Panel Discussion
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
FUTURE OF PHARMACY PRACTICE
10:45-11:15 In 10 Years – The Future for Pharmacy Practice
Prof. Albert I. Wertheimer, Ph.D., MBA, Director, Center for Pharmceutical Health Services Research & Prof. Temple University, College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, USA
11:15-11:45 Expanded role for pharmacists equal better patient care
Dr. Ibrahim Al Khars, MS, MBA, FSPS, GM & CEO, Business Development Manager and Senior Consultant
People & Business Development Center
Dammam, KSA
11:45-12:00 Panel Discussion
NEW PERSPECTIVES AND LEARNING
12:00-12:30 Pharmacists Have Learned about Personalized Medicine: Now it is Time to Learn More About P4 Medicine and Preemptive Medicine
Prof. Robert Sindelar, PhD, VP Research & Academic Affairs, Providence Health Care, President, PHC Research Institute, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine & Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of British Columbia, Canada
12:30-13:00 What the pharmacist needs to know about addiction
Prof. Jeffrey N. Baldwin, Pharm.D., Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Pediatrics, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
13:00-13:15  Panel Discussion
13:15-14:30  Lunch Break
DAY 3 – 12 March 2013 – Sheikh Rashid Hall B
PHARMACY EDUCATION AND TRAINING
09:00 – 09:30 Educating the Next Generation of Pharmacists: New Competencies for Pharmacy Education
Prof. Peggy Piascik PhD, Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Science, Associate Chair for Professional Education Advancement, University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy, Lexington KY, USA
09:30 – 10:00 PGY3 Subspecialty Residency/Fellowship Training – The Time Has Come
Prof. Dennis K Helling, PharmD, DSc, FCCP, FASHP, FAPhA
Executive Director Emeritus, Pharmacy Operations & Therapeutics, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Clinical Professor, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Colorado, USA
10:00-10:15 Panel Discussion
10:15-10:45 Coffee Break
COMMUNICATION & CQI
10:45-11:15 Continuity of Care – Comunication Among  Healthcare Providers
Dr. Gerald E. Meyer, PharmD, MBA, FASHP
President, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists & Director of Experiential Education Jefferson School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, USA
11:15-11:45 Use of routine health care data to inform pharmaceutical care planning  and continuous quality improvement of medication use
Dr Tobias Dreischulte, PharmD MSc PhD, Clinical Research fellow (Pharmacy), NHS Tayside/University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
11:45-12:00 Panel Discussion
PHARMACY PRACTICE & CARDIOVASCULAR MEDICATIONS
12:00 -12:30 Clinical controversies in patients requiring dual anti-platelet therapy and anticoagulation
Prof. Jean Nappi, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS (AQ-Cardiology), Professor of Clinical Pharmacy & Outcome Sciences, Associate Director, Graduate Pharmacy Education
South Carolina College of Pharmacy-MUSC Campus, USA
12:30-13:00 Cost-Effectiveness of Cardiovascular Medications
Prof. Robert L. Talbert, Pharm. D., FCCP, BCPS, FAHA, College of Pharmacy, University of Texas at Austin, Pharmacotherapy Division, San Antonio, Texas, USA
 13:00-13:15  Panel Discussion
 13:15- 14:30  Lunch Break
  Followed by Closing Ceremony
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