Gamechangers in Pharmacy and Medicine Update

Ames, IA US
July 17, 2019

Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.  

Target Audience

Physicians, Advance Practice Professionals, Nurses, Medical Students (rotating), Non-Medical Students (rotating), and Healthcare Administrators.


  • A general update in pharmacotherapy for the generalist provider, this covers new studies guidelines and new drugs on the market that will help participants use these medications more effectively.

Learning Objectives

  • List selected Gamechangers that affect your practice.
  • Describe reasons the selected Gamechangers were chosen and how they affect the way pharmacists care for physicians.
  • Describe possible solutions to the clinical problems listed.
  • Assess the clinical trials used to support this presentation.
  • Apply the information present to your specific practice.


Geoffrey Wall, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Professor of Clinical Studies, Drake University

Full biography



  • Dr. Wall indicates the following relationships with commercial entities producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing healthcare goods or services consumed by or used on patients:  He is on the Speaker's Bureau of La Jolla Pharm and Janssen Pharmaceuticals.

CME Committee

  • No member of the Mary Greeley Medical Center CME Committee who planned this activity has any financial relationship to disclose relating to the content. 

This program is supported by gifts to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation from Mary Greeley Medical Center, McFarland Clinic, First American Bank, and Green Hills Health Care Center. The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee and not the sponsors of this program.

    Course summary
    Available credit: 
    • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
    Course opens: 
    Course expires: 
    Event starts: 
    07/17/2019 - 12:00pm CDT
    Event ends: 
    07/17/2019 - 1:00pm CDT
    Mary Greeley Medical Center
    Bessie Myers Auditorium
    1111 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    United States

    Continuing Education Credit

    DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.


    No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity.


    Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas. The information provided at this CME activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

    Available Credit

    • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A


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