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2018 PSW Senior Care Conference

Thursday, June 7 - Friday, June 8

Milwaukee Marriott West
W231 N1600 Corporate Ct.
Waukesha, WI 53186

For reservations please call the hotel directly at 1.877.651.7666 and identify yourself as part of the Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin or click here to BOOK NOW. Reservations must be made prior to May 30, 2018 to receive the group rate. Standard guest room rate: $125 plus tax.


This year's traditional Senior Care Conference is getting a face lift! Join your colleagues at the NEW PSW Conference on Advanced Medication Management for the Elderly. This year's programming will include a variety of features related to the care of older adults with a special emphasis on the care of patients in long term care facilities and in ambulatory care settings. This is a great conference selection for the LTC consultant, the ambulatory care clinician, and a variety of others.

Thursday, June 7

Reception, Dinner & Networking
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Welcome Reception
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Clinical Program & Networking Dinner (open to all conference registrants; please pre-register) More information coming soon.

Conference Programming
Friday, June 8
7:00 am - 8:00 am
Registration, Continental Breakfast & Exhibits
8:00 am - 8:15 am
Matt Palmer, PharmD, BCGP
Chair, PSW Senior & Long Term Care Section Board

8:15 am - 9:30 am
Preventing Falls: Evidence-based Strategies and Innovation
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Break & Exhibits
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Addressing Opioid Use: Quality Pain Management in Geriatric Care
Christi Ann Albert, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, UW Health, Madison

11:00 am - 11:15 am
Break & Exhibits
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
Billing for Pharmacist-Provided Services: Medicare Annual Wellness Visits, Incident-to, and More
Julie Bartell, PharmD, BCACP
Clinical Pharmacotherapist, SSM-Monroe Clinic, Monroe
12:15 pm - 12:20 pm
Break & Lunch Service Begins
12:20 pm - 1:20 pm
Janssen Exhibit Theater: Meeting Today's Healthcare Delivery Challenges - Best Practices for Reducing Hospital Readmissions

*CE is not available for this session

Paul Dobesh, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Professor of Pharmacy Practice, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy, Omaha, NE

1:20 pm - 1:30 pm

Break & Exhibits

 Afternoon Breakout Sessions
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Deprescribing: Lessoning Medication Burden to Improve Care
Travis Suss, PharmD, BCGP
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Mequon
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Diabetes Management in Geriatrics: Aligning Goals
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Break & Exhibits
2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

Consultants' Corner: Regulations and Survey Update
Doug Englebert, RPh, MBA
Pharmacy Practice Consultant Bureau of Education Services and Technology Division of Quality Assurance
Department of Health Services, Madison

2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Medication Management in Palliative Care
Allison Riendeau, PharmD, BCACP
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Anticoagulation and Palliative Care
William S. MIddleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison


Conference Fees

  Member Type
May 18
May 18
  PSW Member- LTC Section
$120 $140
  PSW Member
  (includes 1-year LTC Section
  Non-Member Pharmacist
$165  $185
  Allied Health Professional
  (includes WASHA, WALA and
  WHCA members)
$75 $75
 Spouse (Meals & Breaks
 $45  $45

Additional Material

Click here to download the 2018 PSW Senior Care Conference Brochure

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