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

13:35 EDT 16 Apr 2018 | Businesswire

Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™

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

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 Times 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

PTCE Media:
Theresa Burek: 609-325-4811
Surabhi Verma: 609-716-7777 ext. 851


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