NISHP CPE Program - 2-28-2023 - Double Feature

Tuesday, February 28th, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

NISHP Double Feature
Part 1: A Treatment Option for Patients with Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction
Part 2: All Hands on Deck: Playing a Part in the Delabeling of False Penicillin Allergy Labels

Date & Time:
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
6:00pm - 6:30pm Registration
6:30pm - 7:15pm Dinner and Part 1 non-CE Presentation
7:15pm - 7:30pm Break
7:30pm - 8:30pm Part 2 Presentation (CPE)

Maggiano's Little Italy
240 Oakbrook Center
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Presented By:
Part 1: The Spectrum of Heart Failure
Kevin D. Schmidt, PharmD
Senior Medical Science Liaison
BioPharmaceuticals, US Medical
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP

Part 1 non-CE presentation and dinner are sponsored by AstraZeneca, LP.

Part 2: All Hands on Deck: Playing a Part in the Delabeling of False Penicillin Allergy Labels
Sheila K Wang, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP
Associate Professor Pharmacy Practice
Program Director,
PGY2 Infectious Diseases Residency
Midwestern University College of Pharmacy,
Downers Grove Campus
Downers Grove, IL

Clinical Infectious Diseases Pharmacist
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL

Part 2 is accredited for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians | 1.0 contact hour (0.1 CEU)
This is an independent program provided by ICHP.

Register online below. Registration deadline is Thursday, February 23, 2023 at 12:00 noon. This program is free to ICHP members. However, those who do not attend and do not cancel at least 48 hours prior to the program will be charged $50 to cover expenses. Attendees must be a member of ICHP. Pre-registration is required. Please bring a copy of your email registration confirmation with you to the meeting.

Registration is first-come, first-served due to limited seating.

Learning Objectives for Pharmacists:
1.    Explain the epidemiology and clinical consequences of falsely being labeled penicillin allergic.
2.    Discuss methods of assessing penicillin allergy histories and classifying allergy severity risk.
3.    Identify opportunities to de-label false penicillin allergy labels.
4.    Select appropriate beta-lactam alternative(s) based on cross-reactivity risk.

Learning Objectives for Pharmacy Technicians:

1.    Explain the consequences of falsely being labeled penicillin allergic.
2.    Recognize important historical penicillin allergy features to assist the pharmacist in assessing penicillin allergy labels.
3.    Identify opportunities to assist the pharmacist in de-labeling false penicillin allergies.
4.    List beta-lactam alternatives based on cross-reactivity risk.

Accreditation: ACPE logo
The Illinois Council of Health System Pharmacists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity provides 1 contact hour (0.1 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education credit. ACPE Universal Activity Number
0121-0000-23-016-L01-P and 0121-0000-23-016-L01-T. Type of Activity: Knowledge-based

Attendees must complete a program evaluation and CPE submission online at After successful CPE submission to CPE Monitor, attendees may print their statements of continuing pharmacy education credit at

Target Audience: This activity was developed for Health-System Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

Faculty Disclosure: It is the policy of ICHP to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its education programs. In accordance with this policy, faculty must disclose to the participants any significant relationships with commercial companies whose products or devices may be mentioned in faculty presentations, or with the commercial supporter of these continuing pharmacy education programs. Any resident or fellow presentation is reviewed by a content specialist preceptor. These disclosures will be available at the program.

CPE Monitor: When registering for this program, you will be asked to provide your NABP eProfile ID# and Birthday (MMDD) when registering for this meeting. This information is required by any participants seeking CPE credit. Visit for information about CPE Monitor and how to obtain your NABP ID.

For PTCB recertification, CPhTs may use up to 5 hours of P-Specific CE credit hours and CPhT-Adv up to 10 hours of P-specific credit hours.

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