- Academic Programs
- Faculty and Staff
- Alumni and Partners
- Supporting the College
Find your program & specific CE course below. When choosing the link to your CE survey, there may be two different links. Please make sure to click on the correct link that corresponds to your attendance being "live" or from "home", as that will help us match your survey response to the correct attendance record. Dates for each CE course will disappear from this page after 60 days of the original live date to comply with ACPE standards. Please complete your CE survey with 48hrs of attending the specific program.
OSPA represents pharmacists statewide before the State Legislature, state agencies, Congress and with other health care stakeholders. OSPA provides a wide range of services to both employee and owner member pharmacists, including excellent continuing education opportunities and advanced practice programs.
Title: Industrial Hemp Processing for Cannabinoid APIs
Speaker: Zachary Jordan, CFPS, BS, ChemE
Title: Using CBD Therapeutically
Speaker: Kari L Franson, PharmD, PhD, BCPP
Title: Navigating the Natural Product Pharmacology of Hemp, Marijuana and Mushrooms
Speaker: Jane Ishmael, PhD
Title: SUD Recovery During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Speaker: Edwin Schneider, RPh; Eric Geisler, MD, ABAM, ABFM; Carol VanHorn, BPharm, MBA; Cheryl Gifford, PhD
Title: Implementation of Comprehensive Pharmacist Patient Assessment, Prescribing and Billing Oregon’s Tobacco Cessation Initiative: Legal & Regulatory Guidelines
Speaker: Paige Clark, RPh and Jennifer Davis, PharmD
Title: Effective Strategies for Building Relationships and Managing Challenging Patient Behaviors Through the Window
Speaker: Lindsey Overstreet, LCPSW, MSW
Title: New Drug Update
Speaker: Natalea Braden-Suchy, PharmD, BCACP
Title: Oregon Board of Pharmacy – Law Update
Speaker: Joseph Schnabel, PharmD, RPh and Jennifer Davis, PharmD, RPh
Title: Roles and Responsibilities of Pharmacists in Disaster Planning
Speaker: Erin Mullen, RPh, CEM, NHDP-BC; Gary Miner, RPh; Amy Baker, PharmD, FAAMFM; Stephen Certo, BPharm; Amy Cervan, PharmD; Richard Leman, MD; Rachel Thompson, PharmD
Title: Exploring the Intersection of Pharmacy and Long Term Care during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Speaker: Brittany Louie, PharmD and Kevin Smith, PharmD
This program provides attendees with 15 CE Contact Hours, and meets the required law and patient safety/medication error reduction CE requirements.
OSPA's Annual Convention is where pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and student pharmacists from the surrounding regions convene, learn, network and engage with colleagues and peers. This typically two-day convention in Portland has ample opportunities to broaden your knowledge in the pharmacy profession.
Title: Resisting the Resistance: Preventing Type 2 Diabetes
Speaker: Erica Dominguez, PharmD & DJ Clark, PharmD
Date: February 16, 2020
Title: Non-Oncology Uses of Oncology Drugs
Speaker: Ngoc Nguyen, PharmD
Date: March 30, 2021
Upcoming Dates: April 8, 13, 15, 20, 27 and 29; May 4, 6 and 11
Title: Pharmacist Credentialing and Privileging
Speaker: Elizabeth Mann, Kaitlyn Wells, Ricardo Aguirre-escobar, Christopher Lee, Megan Alhadeff, and Bona Yang
Date: January 26, 2021
Title: Acutely Elevated: The Role of Acute Phase Reactants
Speaker: Hita Bhagat, PharmD
Date: January 7, 2021
Title: Staying Open Minded: Advances in Supportive Care of Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury
Speaker: Andrew Webb, PharmD
Date: January 5, 2021
OSHP is the state affiliate of the national professional organization, American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. OSHP's nearly 800 members represent pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, pharmacy students, and advocates in the pharmacy industry who provide patient care servies in hospitals, health-systems, and ambulatory clinics. For more than 60 years, OSHP has been on the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety.
2020 Date TBD
The Fall Seminar is a daylong event held each Fall in late October or early November in the Portland Metro area. Fall Seminar delivers about 8 hours of continuing education for pharmacists and technicians. A variety of clinical education programs are offered that appeal to pharmacists and technicians practicing in ambulatory and hospital settings. A student-specific track provides information about ASHP Residencies and career opportunities for new graduates. Students can obtain specific information about residency programs in Oregon and SW Washington at the Residency Showcase. Throughout the day, it is possible for attendees to visit with pharmaceutical industry partners at an array of exhibits.
2020 Date TBD
The Annual Seminar is a weekend long event held each Spring in late April or early May. The venue alternates every 2 years between Central Oregon and the Central Coast. Annual Seminar delivers at least 15 hours of continuing education for pharmacists and technicians and serves as OSHP’s annual business meeting with open forum. CE topics may cover a vast array of interests including pharmacy management, leadership, student precepting methods, clinical practices, and law updates. Programming for pharmacy technicians and students specifically is also offered. Poster presentations allow members having completed research projects to share their results with colleagues from around the state. The Industry Exhibition allows conference attendees to connect with over 30 pharmaceutical industry partners. The Seminar is also organized to encourage professional networking and having fun. Participants are encouraged to attend the Welcome Reception and Awards Banquet; Run, jog, or walk in the Gary Claussen Memorial Run; take the opportunity to play golf on the adjacent course.
Title: Mythbusters: Vaccine Edition
Speaker: Jodi Longueil, PharmD
Title: Beyond Pharmacotherapy: Precepting Today's Pharmacy Students is More Complex Than Ever
Speakers: Huy Hoang, PharmD and Juancho Ramirez, PharmD
Title: Deprescribing: Why and How
Speaker: Lisa McCarthy, RPh, BScPhmn, PharmD, MSc
Title: Pharmacist Prescribing Update for Tobacco Cessation
Speaker: Paige Clark, R.Ph., BPharm
Please Note: There is NO Continuing Education Credit for the program this year. However, please watch for more CE opportunities in the future.
Video Link: All PICs and interested pharmacists are invited to watch via the link here.