Vitamins: An Overview

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Australian College of Pharmacy 
Author: Dr Brett MacFarlane

CPD Credits: 3


Designed to give an overview of the role of vitamins in human physiology and health, health conditions associated with vitamin deficiencies, and the treatment of vitamin deficiencies with diet and supplements 

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the basic role of common vitamins in human physiology and health
  2. Describe the health conditions associated with vitamin deficiency
  3. Describe the treatment of vitamin deficiency states with diet and supplements

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 3.1, 3.2, and 3.6.

Accreditation number: A1903BAY1    Accreditation expires: 01/03/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hours of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.5 hours of Group Two CPD (or 3.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.