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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.

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Multiple presentations regarding Medication Safety presented.
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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.      


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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

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Medication Safety Symposium

NJSHP North Chapter Meeting - 10/06/18

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Anshul Patel, PharmD, BCPS, ASc

Alex Kusher, PharmD

Jaklin Hanna, PharmD

Michelle Rey, PharmD, BCPS

Christopher Yap, PharmD, BCPS

Umme Honey, PharmD, BCPS

Steven Nerenberg, PharmD

James McCracken, PharmD

Nilesh Desal, RPh, BS, MBA

Gabrielle Procopio, PharmD, BCPS

Ruchi Jain, PharmD, BCPS

Marija Markovic, PharmD

Frank McCabe, PharmD, BS Pharm, RPh, BCPS, CCP, AS, MBA

Jackie Johnston, PharmD, BCPS

Thomas Laudone, PharmD

Lynette Richards, PharmD, BCPS

Stephen Chen, PharmD


·      Transitions of Care

·      Opiate Overdose and Withdrawal

·      Regulatory, Safety, Efficiency and Technology

·      Alcohol Withdrawal

·      Palliative Care

·      Medication Safety Clinical Pearls

    • Injectable Therapies in Diabetes
    • Hypertonic Saline Solutions
    • Vancomycin Dosing Basics
    • Andexanet Alfa
    • Hyperkalemia in Renal Insufficiency
    • QTc Interval
    • USP General Chapter 800
      • Personal Protective Equipment
      • Hazardous Drugs