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WVPA Federal Compliance Webinar

April 16, 2023 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us April 16th for WVPA’s 2023 Federal Compliance Webinar. Topics include DSCSA, 795, and 797 updates.

Registration Fees:
WVPA Members: $49.99
Non-Members: $99.99

PART 1: Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) Compliance
Speaker – Shabbir Imber Safdar; Executive Director, Partnership for Safe Medicines

This 1-hour session is an overview of recent supply chain breaks affecting American patients. The final example, of counterfeit HIV and HEPC meds entering the supply chain through licensed bricks and mortar pharmacies, is paired with an explanation of the obligations of a pharmacy under the Drug Supply Chain Security Act.

At the end of this learning activity, pharmacist attendees should be able to:

  • Describe the information a pharmacist can learn from studying the Track and Trace records in the current pharmaceutical supply chain to research pharmaceutical crime.
  • List examples of how black market distributors circumvent the supply chain protections.
  • List the warning signs of a counterfeit distributor or counterfeit medication.

At the end of this learning activity, pharmacy technician attendees should be able to:

  • Describe what each of the four identifiers on a DSCSA-compliant pharmaceutical package mean.
  • Identify which state entity issues pharmaceutical wholesale licenses and how to check those licenses.
  • Describe three recent incidents of counterfeits in America and how they reached patients through a break in the secure supply chain.


PART 2: USP 〈795〉 and USP 〈797〉 Compliance
Speaker – Lauren Grey Pearson, PharmD, MBA; Senior Scientist, US Pharmacopeia (USP)

This 2-hour session is an overview of revisions for USP 〈795〉 and USP 〈797〉

At the end of this learning activity, pharmacist and pharmacy technician attendees should be able to:

  • Explain the process for creating or revising a USP standard
  • Describe the background of the revisions for USP 〈795〉 and USP 〈797〉
  • Identify key aspects of the revisions to USP 〈795〉 and USP 〈797〉
  • Discuss the next steps for the revised chapters

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April 16, 2023
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:




West Virginia Pharmacists Association


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