Cancer in the Community. Part 1: Common pharmaceuticals encountered in community pharmacy (AJP August 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Australian Journal of Pharmacy 
Author: Dr Gregory Gaughran & Dr Amy Body

CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

Designed to give an overview of actions, adverse effects, and place in treatment of newer agents used in the treatment of cancer

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. list targeted agents used in the management of common cancers in Australian patients;
  2. describe the mechanisms of action, adverse effects, and place in treatment of newer agents used in the treatment of cancer

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 4.2, 7.1, 7.2

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.1, 3.1, 3.3, 3.5

Accreditation number: A1807AJP2    Accreditation expires: 1/8/2020
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.