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25 Apr 2019 North Chapter 4/25/2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
From Clinical Trials to Clinical Practice: Applying Cardiovascular Outcome Trial Data to Real World T2D Management
Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Registration: 5:30 PM
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About the North Chapter

The North Chapter Membership includes members who either live or work in the counties of Bergen, Hudson, Passaic, and Sussex.

President: Dorothy McCoy
President-Elect:  Anshul Patel
Secretary: Gabrielle Procopio
Treasurer: Frank McCabe

North Chapter News

Improving the Safety of Compounded Sterile Preparations: USP <800> Compliance in Hospital Practice

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 02/25/19

This North Chapter meeting had Lou Diorio, RPh, FAPhA presenting on Improving the Safety of Compounded Sterile Preparations: USP <800> Compliance in Hospital Practice

Biosimilars – What Makes Them Unique? A Look at Clinical Efficacy and Regulatory Concerns

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 01/23/19

Presented by Maribel Pereiras, PharmD, BCPS, BCOP on 1/23/19

Federal & State Updates

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 11/01/18

Prescribing & Dispensing Controlled Substances: The presentation reviewed the laws surrounding prescribing and dispensing controlled substances. The first hour focused on drug diversion. The second hour focused on cannabis law.

Medication Safety Symposium

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 10/06/18

Multiple presentations regarding Medication Safety presented.

Immunizations: Immunization Update 2018

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 9/24/19

The presentation reviewed the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) as well as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) immunization recommendations, schedules, and monitoring parameters.  In addition, challenges regarding immunizations in the hospital setting, storage requirements, and resources for information on immunizations were reviewed.