Evaluating Allergic Rhinitis in the Convenient Health Care Clinic: Treatment Strategies for Clinicians and Pharmacists

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This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division.

Evaluating Allergic Rhinitis in the Convenient Health Care Clinic: Treatment Strategies for Clinicians and Pharmacists

Faculty

Jennifer Chan Marcelo, PharmD, BCACP

Clinical Pharmacist, Ambulatory Pharmacy Services

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice

Assistant Residency Program Director, UIC Community Pharmacy Residency Program

University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy

Chicago, Illinois

Marlowe Djuric Kachlic, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Experiential Education

Director, UIC Community Pharmacy Residency Program

University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy

Chicago, Illinois

Educational Objectives

After completing this continuing education program, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify symptoms and severity of allergic rhinitis
  • Examine the mechanisms of action, delivery methods, efficacy, and safety for available treatment options
  • Distinguish when to refer to a specialist if immunotherapy is required
  • Explore strategies that incorporate a collaborative care approach in treatment of allergic rhinitis

Target audience: Pharmacists

Type of activity: Application

Release date: July 15, 2016

Expiration date: July 15, 2018

Estimated time to complete activity: 2.0 hours

Fee: Free

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 2.0 contact hours (0.20 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-0000-16-117-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through August 15, 2018.