Darth Vapor: The JUUL of the Empire
Join Dr. Suzanne Bollmeier for an engaging virtual home study presentation discussing the different forms of electronic cigarettes and vaping devices used to deliver nicotine, and the educational messages pharmacists can use to educate adult and adolescent patients related to the dangers of vaping. To learn more about this specific activity, including speaker information and learning objectives, expand the module below (click the +). Pharmacists in attendance can earn 1.0 contact hour of knowledge-based CE credit at the completion of this activity.
This session will be held in a virtual home study format. All pharmacists are welcome to attend!
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St. Louis College of Pharmacy at the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. To learn more about the specific program information, including universal activity numbers (UAN's) and learning objectives, please expand the modules below. Following successful completion of an evaluation, CE credit will be automatically reported to NABP through the CPE Monitor system, using the NABP ePID numbers and date of birth (MMDD) stored in participants' user profiles. Follow this link to learn more about CPE Monitor and the credit reporting process » Participants are responsible for ensuring receipt of credit; no credit can be corrected or awarded if more than 60 days have passed from the date of the event or if the home study is expired.
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Our current understanding of vaping related lung injuries is evolving. Pharmacists should be well versed on the different types of electronic cigarette and vaping devices available, as well as the risks associated with their use. This primer will review historical background information including a timeline of discovery of the electronic cigarette and the recent upsurge of use of these products by both adults and adolescents. The audience will learn about different forms available and what chemicals/products cartridges used in these devices contain. The risks associated with vaping including a review of vaping related lung injuries will also be discussed. A brief introduction to patient symptom presentation and in-patient management will be reviewed. Local and national laws that have recently been enacted, as well as regulatory agency pervue (FDA’s role) will be covered. Key messages for pharmacists to use while speaking to both adult and adolescent patients regarding e-cigarettes and vaping devices will be highlighted.
- Identify different forms of electronic cigarettes and vaping devices used to deliver nicotine.
- Discuss key educational messages pharmacists can use to educate both adult and adolescent patients related to the dangers of vaping.
- Identify laws and regulations surrounding the e-cig and vaping industry.
Suzanne Bollmeier, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, AE-C
Release Date: Nov 12, 2020
Credit Expiration Date: Nov 12, 2023