Pharmacy CE Credits

This session is intended for Pharmacists only.

Friday, October 18, 2019

Registration:         12:30 - 1:00 PM
Session:                 1:00 - 4:00 PM
  • CCCEP Number: 1308-2018-2488-L-P 
  • Program Provider: 1308
  • Target Audience: Pharmacists and Healthcare professionals in community-based practice
  • Title: Adjusting Medications with Weight Loss and the Role of the Pharmacist 
  • CEUs: 3.00 (The Canadian Council on Continuing Education in Pharmacy has accredited this program for 3 CEUs)
  • Expiration date of the CCCEP accreditation: 2020-08-13
  • Delivery mode: Live
  • Cost: Free
Please visit the registration desk upon arrival to pick up your name badge and training folder.
Coffee and tea will be available upon arrival.
Adjusting Medications with Weight Loss and the Role of the Pharmacists
Overall learning objectives: 
  • Describe the pharmacokinetic changes of medications (absorption, distribution, metabolism and elimination in obesity
  • Discuss the role that fatty liver disease and obesity have on drug pharmacokinetics
  • Discuss the role of therapeutic drug monitoring with high risk medications
  • Discuss the various considerations in the management for diabetes, thyroid, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and gastroesophageal reflux disorder in relation to management of weight loss
  • Using a case based approach, discuss options for the management of medications for diabetes, thyroid disorders, hypertension, hyperlipidemia and gastrointestinal disorders in situations of weight loss
  • Identify ways to monitor medications and disease state parameters during weight loss
Description overall:
The pharmacist is in an excellent position to help make recommendations in management medications in the situation of weight loss. The 3-hour module will focus on reviewing treatment of various medical conditions, reviewing some suggested ways to reduce medications and to monitor for the efficacy and toxicity of medications during weight loss.

Faculty & Disclosure:

Karen Riley is the President of KD Riley Pharmacist Professional Corporation.
CE Author & Presenter’s Name:
Karen Riley BScPhm, Pharm D, BCPS, CGP, BCACP, CDE
I have the following relationships with commercial interests:
Advisory Board/Speakers Bureau - Laboratoires C.O.P. Inc.
Speaker/Consulting Fees - Laboratoires C.O.P. Inc.
Speaking Fees for current program:
I have received a speaker’s fee from Laboratoires C.O.P. Inc. for this learning activity


For questions about the CE module, contact Dr. Karen Riley:
t: 519.339.0614



Dispensary/Patient-Centric Approach

A discussion including Adjusting Medications with Weight loss and the Role of the Pharmacist, as well as approaching from the dispensary, this session will cover case studies and simple ways to make a big impact in your pharmacy.

This session is intended for Pharmacists only.

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Registration:         7:00 - 7:15 AM
Session:                 7:15 - 8:30 AM
**Register for one or both events by selecting the "Pharmacist/Pharmacy Attendee" as your registration type at the beginning of your event registration. You will be prompted to register for these additional events once you have registered for the Super Weekend. **