Pharmacy Technician Information

If you’re a pharmacy technician, this is your opportunity to develop your potential while networking with colleagues at the world’s largest gathering of pharmacy professionals. ASHP is committed to helping you fulfill your increasingly demanding role in the pharmacy department, and we’re providing more content relevant to your needs and goals than ever before. Although all education sessions are open for you to attend, you’ll want to pay special attention to sessions and activities of particular interest: the ones marked with a “T” at the end of the ACPE Activity Number.

For more information, view the Session Schedule & Itinerary Planner.

These include the following:

 

Sunday, December 5
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. The Future of Pharmacy Is Closer than You Think: Using Health Information Technology
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired: New Perspectives on Occupational Burnout During the COVID-19 Pandemic

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Five Years Later: Lessons Learned in Building a Pharmacy Analytics Program

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Beyond Face to Face: Leveraging Technology to Advance Patient Care

12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Small and Rural Keynote 2021: Update on the Landscape for Rural Hospitals

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Finding Calm in the Chaos: Using the Hazard Vulnerability Assessment for Preparedness

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Pulling Back the Curtain on Your Health System's Pharmacy Benefit Manager

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Telehealth in Small and Rural Hospitals: Pandemic Acceleration and Beyond

2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

The Joint Commission Update 2021: Focus on Small and Rural Hospitals

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Essential Drugs: Ensuring Access in Current and Future Crises

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Serving the Underserved: Exploring Your Resources

3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Pull That Thread: How a Little Data Enables a Big Change

Monday, December 6

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Role of Pharmacy in Combatting Human Trafficking

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Medication Safety and Quality Pearls

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

There Is Nothing Magical About Having a Successful Accreditation Survey: Be Prepared!

2:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Adapting International Pharmacy Practice to the New Normal in the Wake of a Global Pandemic (featuring the Donald E. Francke Medal Lecture)

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Implementing and Sustaining a Just Culture

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Strategies for Overcoming Site of Care Challenges for Infusion Services

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

What Pharmacists Need to Know about Artificial Intelligence

Tuesday, December 7

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Designing and Implementing a Medication Safety Dashboard: A Pathway Forward

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

GRD: TBD

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

The All-In Approach to Improving Diversity and Inclusion Within Pharmacy Practice

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Value is the Name of the Game: Aligning Clinical Services and Payment through Payer-Provider Partnerships

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Management Pearls 2021

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

What's Up Doc? How to Manage Managing-Up in Leadership

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

High on Safety: Practical Approaches to Becoming Highly Reliable

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Data in Action: Tactical Strategies to Leverage Data to Drive Results

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

USP Compliance: A Fast Pass to Completing an Assessment of Risk

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

You're Our Only Hope for Patient Advocacy! Strategies to Advance Pharmacy Practice

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Ergonomics of Sterile Compounding

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

340B Update: Navigating an Evolving 340B Marketplace

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Implementing a Patient-centered Digital Health Initiative

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Finessing Pharmacy Finance: 2022 Payment Rules

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Developing a Robust Training and Requalification Program for Sterile Compounding

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Pharmacy Forecast 2022: Trends that Will Shape Your Future

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Providing Actionable Data to Pharmacy Staff to Improve Performance and Outcomes

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Using Data Analytics to Detect Drug Diversion in the Anesthesia Setting

Wednesday, December 8

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Integration and Advancement of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Pharmacy Workplace

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID): Envisioning the Supply Chain and Medication Use Process of the Future

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

2021 ASHP National Survey: A Conversation about the State of Pharmacy Practice

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Let's Ask the Consultants: Joint Commission Medication Management Update 2022-Strategies for Success

8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Pharmacy Technician Employer-based Education and Training: Benefits for Advanced Roles

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Walking the Tightrope Between NIOSH Hazardous Drugs and EPA Hazardous Wastes

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Best Practices for Biosimilar Implementation in the United States: 2021 Updates

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Informatics Pearls 2021: Gigabytes of Informatics

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

David and Goliath: The Future of 340B Relationships with Drug Manufacturers

2:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

The Pharmacist's Role in Promoting Health Care Equity and Anti-Racism Practices

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Level Up Your Ambulatory Care Practice: Why Technicians are Game Changers

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

ISMP Medication Safety Update 2021

Thursday, December 9

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Strategies for Success

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

I Want That! Technology Innovations 2021 - Digital Health

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Learn to Love the Unknown: Using Improv to Build Your Resilient Response

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Culture Matters

 

For more information, view the Session Schedule & Itinerary Planner.