Horses are very sensitive to some drugs and formulations. There are also concerns for nutraceuticals and compounded formulations that the audience should understand when asked to fill prescriptions for horses. After completion of this course, the class should be able to understand some of the pitfalls in compounding equine products.
1. Discuss major toxicity with pharmaceuticals in horses.
2. Review problems associated with compounded products in horses
3. State information that would aid in preparation of antidotes for horses
This is a knowledge-based CE activity and is targeted to pharmacists and technicians.
The American College of Apothecaries (ACA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACA has accredited this program for 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEUs) of continuing education credit for pharmacists and technicians. ACPE UAN: 0201-9999-17-053-L01-P and 0201-9999-17-053-L01-T.
If you are interested in earning credit for this program, please note that you will be asked to enter your NABP e-Profile ID and date of birth during the credit selection step of the registration process. If you have not yet registered your NABP e-Profile ID, please visit www.nabp.net.
Presenter: Dr. Sue Hudson Duran, RPh, MS, PhD, DICVP-Chair, FSV
Auburn CVM Professor/Clinical Pharmacist - Harrison School of Pharmacy/Adjunct Associate Professor
Dr. Sue Hudson Duran is a professor at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine and Adjunct Clinical Professor, Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn, Alabama. She has experience as a GMP pharmacist is pharmaceuticals, biologicals, nutraceuticals and food.
She is an active member of the Auburn Food Systems Institute. She has been the safety officer at the College of Veterinary Medicine since 2000, serving to educate medical professionals in safe handling of drugs. In addition, has worked on development of several infectious disease safety protocols. She has been the Director of Pharmacy, and now the clinical pharmacist at Auburn for 41 years. She has been the President, President Elect, Member-at-Large of SVHP. She is the education chair of the International College of Veterinary Pharmacy.
She worked with several other professionals at Auburn to develop an occupational safety program for animal handlers. She was the supervisor of the intravenous admixture department at Johns Hopkins Hospital early in her career and has continued to attend seminars and training certifications in sterile product compounding and hazardous drug safety. Dr. Duran has been on the FDA advisory committee for veterinary medicine and work on development of several standard operating procedures for pedigree of drugs and safety protocols.
How To Attend
Join the live program from your office, home, or hotel room using a computer for the web portion and telephone for the audio portion. You may ask questions, participate in surveys, and post comments from your computer during the program. You may also invite colleagues to watch the program from a shared computer or projection screen and speakerphone. Please note that credit (if available) is only provided to registered attendees participating at their own computer and phone. Simple instructions with a link to the program will be sent when you register.