COVID-19 Pharmacological TherapeuticsOverview:
Brandon Dionne, PharmD dicusses COVID 19 therapeutics in the outpaitient setting, reviewing mild to severe COVID disease, appropriate medication choices of anti-virals for providers,and client case studies regarding medication choices. He also includes a link for drug interactions with COVID medicaitions.
Contact hours: 1 Cost $20 Length: 60 minutes
Cost: $ 20.00
Contact Hours 1.0
After viewing the presentation, the viewer will be able to:
• Recognize risk factors for progression to severe COVID disease
• Evaluate therapeutic options for COVID-19
• Given a patient case, choose an appropriate COVID-19 treatment
Brandon Dionne is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Dr. Dionne earned his Bachelor of Science in Human Biology from the University of Southern Maine and Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of New England. He completed residency training, including a PGY2 in infectious diseases, at the University of New Mexico. Prior to joining Northeastern, Dr. Dionne was an Assistant Professor at the Midwestern University College of Pharmacy – Glendale. He is a Board Certified Pharmacotherapy Specialist and American Academy of HIV Medicine-certified HIV Pharmacist. Dr. Dionne is an active member of the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists, the American Society for Microbiology, and the American College of Clinical Pharmacy. His teaching, research, and patient care activities focus on antimicrobial stewardship and the treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. Dr. Dionne currently practices as a Clinical Pharmacist in Infectious Diseases at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.Presenter Disclosure Statement:
The planners of this educational activity have no conflict of interest to declare. The speakers have no conflict of interest to declare unless otherwise indicated prior to their presentations.
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurse Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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