As part of the Continuing Professional Pharmacy Development Program at MIU, the School of Pharmacy prides itself on having successfully held the 11th Continuing Education workshop on Saturday, September 27th with the theme:
New Trends in oncology;
A Focus on Nutrition, Anticoagulation Management and Beyond
The event was composed of four scientific sessions. The first was held by Dr.Sharon See, Pharm.D, FCCP, BCPS St. John’s University College of Pharmacy, New York, USA who presented a sessions on “Anticoagulation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation”. The session of Dr. Ebtesam Ahmad, Pharm.D, M.S. was titled “Venous Thromboembolism in Cancer Patients”. Dr. Amr Shafik, MD, Associate Professor of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University presented on “Immunotherapy and Cancer Treatment ”. Finally, Dr.Yasmine Lashine, MD, PhD, Clinical Nutrition, AUC held a session on “ Nutritional Support and Quality of Life in Palliative Care of Cancer Patients”.
The attendees included hospital and clinical pharmacists from diverse health institutions in Egypt as well as academic colleagues from governmental Faculties of Pharmacy. The Continuous Education workshop was held as part of ACPE accredited series of Continuing Professional Pharmacy Development Program at MIU, Faculty of Pharmacy.