Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ To Host Directions in Pharmacy® Meeting in California

The meeting shares insight on the latest advancements in managing
patients with chronic illnesses

CRANBURY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™, a leader in continuing
education for retail, health-system, managed care and specialty
pharmacists, will present the eighth annual Directions in Pharmacy®
spring continuing education conference on April 28 at the Sheraton Park
Hotel in Anaheim, California, announced David Heckard, president of PTCE.

In making the announcement, Heckard said, “We are thrilled to host this
meeting, which provides a unique opportunity for pharmacists to not only
learn the latest updates, but also to exchange insights with one another
to foster new ideas in the field of patient care.”

This 1-day meeting offers a unique platform for pharmacists to receive
the latest information on helping patients manage chronic illnesses. The
agenda focuses on ways pharmacists can enhance patient experience in
various health care settings and improve medication adherence. This
meeting also incorporates two sessions on aggressive treatment for type
1 diabetes and combination therapy for type 2.

The Directions in Pharmacy® educational events are held in major cities
across the United States. The meetings cover a wide array of disease
states including diabetes, heart disease, respiratory conditions,
dermatologic conditions, and infectious diseases. Accredited by Pharmacy
Continuing Education™, each meeting provides learners with the
opportunity to earn 7.5 continuing education credits. The meetings also
offer plenty of networking opportunities for attendees during breakfast,
the buffet lunch and breaks.

For more information and to register for the conference, visit

About Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™ (PTCE) is a leader in
continuing education for retail, health-system, managed care and
specialty pharmacists. PTCE is accredited by the Accreditation
Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy
education (CPE). Our print, online and live CPE activities are designed
to help improve the knowledge, competence and skills of pharmacists so
they are better prepared to provide the highest quality of pharmacy care
to the patients they serve and to the physicians they assist as part of
a multidisciplinary treatment/management team. To learn more about the
educational activities sponsored by PTCE, visit our website at


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