Pharmacy Technician: Review of Immunization Practice, 2018/2019

15.00
Online
Elective
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Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, the learner will be able to: 
  • Describe how immunization works in the body.
  • Identify and recognize the most up-to-date, authoritative sources for immunization recommendations.
  • Identify and recognize the contraindications for specific vaccines.
  • Select appropriate and current immunization recommendations for specific populations.
  • Recommend disease prevention and healthful practices to patients.

About the Author:
Clark Kebodeaux, PharmD, BCACP, is a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy practice and science at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed a PGY1 community pharmacy residency at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. Dr. Kebodeaux is an adjunct faculty member at the School of Nursing at St. Louis University and coordinator of the advanced pharmacology course for advanced practice nurse practitioners. Dr. Kebodeaux currently practices in an interprofessional ambulatory clinic at the Bluegrass Community Health Center—a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that is an accredited Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) with a focus on diabetes, substance use disorders and underserved populations.  He serves as the Residency Program Director of the PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program at the University of Kentucky and has completed two separate immunization certifications and is a faculty trainer for the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate program.

Review of Immunization Practice, 2018/2019

15.00
Learning Objectives:
After completing this course, the learner will be able to: 
  • Describe how immunization works in the body.
  • Identify and recognize the most up-to-date, authoritative sources for immunization recommendations.
  • Identify and recognize the contraindications for specific vaccines.
  • Select appropriate and current immunization recommendations for specific populations.
  • Recommend disease prevention and healthful practices to patients.

About the Author:
Clark Kebodeaux, PharmD, BCACP, is a clinical assistant professor of pharmacy practice and science at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. He graduated from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and completed a PGY1 community pharmacy residency at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. Dr. Kebodeaux is an adjunct faculty member at the School of Nursing at St. Louis University and coordinator of the advanced pharmacology course for advanced practice nurse practitioners. Dr. Kebodeaux currently practices in an interprofessional ambulatory clinic at the Bluegrass Community Health Center—a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) that is an accredited Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) with a focus on diabetes, substance use disorders and underserved populations.  He serves as the Residency Program Director of the PGY1 Community-based Pharmacy Residency Program at the University of Kentucky and has completed two separate immunization certifications and is a faculty trainer for the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate program.