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Educational Affairs
Call for Spring Meeting Presentation Proposals

Members of the Illinois Council of Health-System Pharmacists are invited to submit a proposal for the 2022 ICHP Spring Meeting, taking place March 11th and 12th at the Embassy Suites in East Peoria, IL.  

Below is a list of potential presentation topics of particular interest, however proposals covering all topics related to health-system pharmacy will be considered. Interested individuals may complete the Call for Presentations Proposal Form:   You will need to upload your CV as well.

  • Reimbursement for pharmacy services, PBM reform
  • Impact of COVID, vaccines and children; data on co-immunizations
  • Infectious Diseases (antimicrobial stewardship, guideline updates, new drugs, vancomycin AUC, antimicrobial resistance)
  • New Drugs (recently approved and pipeline drugs, especially including immunotherapies, monoclonal antibodies, and diabetes medications)
  • COVID-19 Topics (impact of COVID, including non-clinical tropics, guideline updates, vaccines, long-COVID, MIS-C/A, new treatment options, pediatrics)
  • Cardiology (heart failure guideline updates and new medications, hyperlipidemia)
  • Biostatistics (critical evaluation of literature, biostats review)
  • Anticoagulation (new data with DOACs, guideline updates, reversal agents)
  • Pain Management (opioid stewardship, balancing opioid reduction with patients’ pain needs, pain management for specific clinical scenarios)
  • Critical Care/Emergency Medicine (controversial topics, guideline updates, sedation and vasopressor support)
  • Pharmacy Law (federal and state pharmacy law updates, PBM reform)
  • Sterile Compounding (updates and status on USP chapters)
  • Academia and Precepting (precepting in virtual environment, effective teaching and precepting techniques)
  • Technician Topics (new drugs, pain management, vaccines, psychiatry, controlled substance tracking/diversion, sterile compounding)
  • Diversity, inclusion, and belonging topics (can also be incorporated into any of the above topics)
  • Pharmacy Management Topics (340B program updates, leadership skills, reimbursement for pharmacy services)
  • Student topics (residency, career development)
  • Other

The proposals must be submitted by Monday, August 30, 2021.  

The ICHP Spring Meeting Planning Committee will review the proposals and notify the selected presentations/individuals in November.  Presentation submittals not selected for this meeting will be retained and considered for future meetings.  

If you have any questions, please contact the ICHP office at 815-227-9292. 

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