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Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

Jan 26, 2020 1:30 PM - Jan 26, 2020 5:00 PM

2660 Woodley Road, NW, , Washington, DC 20008 , USA

Short Course 5: Pharmacovigilance for Medication Errors


*Short Course requires separate registration

Short Course Registration: 1:30-5:00PM

This half-day short course will focus on the analysis of post-market medication error reports and regulatory approaches to prevent medication errors. The course will use a case-based instructional model to cover the principles of medication error pharmacovigilance, case assessment, and the application of regulations and guidances to design labels and labeling to prevent medication errors.

Learning objectives

At the conclusion of this short course, participants should be able to:
  • Describe the differences and similarities between adverse event and medication error pharmacovigilance
  • Apply best practices to code and retrieve medication error reports
  • Assess reports to determine the type of medication error and causes or contributing factors
  • Adjudicate combination product reports related to device malfunction and usability (use error/device difficult to use)
  • Design user interfaces (e.g., labels, labeling) to prevent medication errors

Register for both a morning and afternoon short course and the full conference for $100 off! Registrations must happen at the same time, discounts reflected at checkout.

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