Michelle Rainka, PharmD, CCRP

Neuropharmacology Clinical Pharmacist

Dent Neurologic Institute

Amherst, NY

Adjunct Instructor:

Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany, NY

University at Buffalo School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Buffalo, NY

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
12:00 – 1:00 PM Eastern Time (US)
Thursday, December 13, 2018
4:00 – 5:00 PM Eastern Time (US)
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
1:00 – 2:00 PM Eastern Time (US)

Goal Statement  To provide managed care pharmacists with advanced knowledge about the optimal management of patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) including currently available and investigational treatments to optimize patient care and outcomes.

Educational Objectives  Upon completion of this program, participants should be better able to:


Discuss the pathogenesis of AD and reasons behind its increasing prevalence


Compare and contrast currently available treatments for AD


Appraise investigational treatments for AD and potential implications for future formulary decision making

Credits: 1.0 hour (0.10 ceu)

Duration: 60 minutes

Location: From the convenience of your home or business; accessible via both PC and MAC

Fee: There is no fee for this educational activity

Target Audience: Managed Care Pharmacists

Type of Activity: Application


Introduction (5 minutes)

Presentation (45 minutes)

Conclusions & Question & Answer Session (10 minutes)

How to Earn Credit  Participants must attend and participate in the entire live educational activity and complete the evaluation form directly after the event with a maximum of within 60 days of participating in the activity.

Required Computer Hardware/Software  Please ensure the computer system you plan to use meets the following minimum requirements:

Operating System: Windows 98 or higher & Macintosh 2.2 or higher

Internet Browser (Mac &/ Windows): Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, Google Chrome, Safari 5.0.6 or higher, Firefox 3.0.3 or higher & Opera 5 or higher

Broadband Internet connection: Cable, High-speed DSL & any other medium that is internet accessible

Peripherals: Computer speakers or headphones

Monitor Screen Resolution: 320 x 480 or higher

Media Viewing Requirements: Adobe Reader, Microsoft PowerPoint, Flash Player & HTML5

Accreditation Statements

Pharmacy: Postgraduate Healthcare Education, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.
UAN: 0430-0000-18-063-L01-P

This educational activity is sponsored by Postgraduate Healthcare Education, LLC (PHE) and supported by an educational grant from Biogen.