Homecoming Continuing Education

2017. Learning together in the 21st century. Progress. Gastroenterology and Hepatology, general internal medicine, infectious diseases, neurology and medicine/psychiatry

Continuing education for pharmacists is being offered in conjunction with Homecoming weekend.  The College of Pharmacy has partnered with CEI and the Carver College of Medicine to bring you cutting edge interprofessional education.  You won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind clinical education opportunity to learn side by side with our physician counterparts and fellow Hawkeyes!  Check out the agenda and register today!  For complete conference schedule, CPE information, registration, and fees, visit: www.GoToCEI.org


Thursday, October 5, 2017


8:00 am Telemedicine and telepharmacy:  Bringing high quality care to local communities
9:00 am      Updates in GI Medicine
10:00 am  Clinical Pearls: Myths and Pitfalls with Drugs and Liver Disease
10:30 am Clinical Pearl: Hepatitis C Update
11:00 am Update on Academic Medicine, Preserving the Tripartite Mission                                                
1:00 pm      Three Patients in One Day: Anticoagulation, Reperfusion, Confusion
1:30 pm      Clinical Pearl: Advances in Treatment Options for Multiple Sclerosis
2:15 pm 

Concurrent Breakouts:

A. Update on Non Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: Pearls for Clinical Practice

B. Challenges in Vaccinations for Primary Care: A Case-based Review

C. What's New with Mu: Co-prescribing Naloxone

D. Pharmacogenomics in the 21st Century

3:45 pm Concurrent Breakouts Repeated
5:00 pm Adjourn


Friday, October 6, 2017


8:00 am Keynote: Update in Hospital Medicine
9:00 am  Updates from the Clinical Laboratory: Multiplexed PCR and Procalcitonin
10:00 am   Clinical Pearl: Dementia Medications
10:30 am   HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
11:00 am Taking the Anxiety out of Managing Benzodiazepines
11:45 am  Clinical Pearl: Epilepsy Medications
1:45 pm 

 Concurrent Breakouts:                                                                                              

A. Antimicrobial Stewardship

B. Difficult Conversations

C. Point of Care Ultrasound                            

D. Case-based Management of Parkinson's Disease         

3:15 pm Concurrent Breakouts Repeated
4:30 pm   Adjourn

Sheraton Iowa City Hotel

210 S. Dubuque Street, Iowa City, Iowa



Michael Brownlee, PharmD
Tony Huynh, PharmD, BCACP

Mike Farley, PharmD, BCPS

Jordan Schultz, PharmD, BCACP

Heidi Wood, PharmD, BCPS

Geoff Wall, PharmD, BCPS

Kashelle Lockman, PharmD

Mark Sorenson, BSPharm

Jill Kauer, PharmD

Erika Ernst, PharmD, BCPS-AQ-ID

Christie Hart, PharmD

Michelle Miller, PharmD, BCACP

And physician colleagues