Law Enforcement & Prescription Drug Abuse

1.0 Hours of CE for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

After watching this program, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  1. Describe the prescription drug abuse problem and its impact as a “gateway” drug to heroin abuse
  2. Identify the impact drug abuse has on criminal activity
  3. List the recommendations from the Governor’s Task Force on Prescription Medicine and Heroin Abuse
  4. Describe the importance of partnering with local law enforcement


To obtain CE credit for this program:

Continuing Education Videos

Learning Materials and Handouts

PDF of Presentation PowerPoint – 6 Slides Per Page

CE Quiz

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Fees (Register Here)

$25 for VPhA Members
$50 for Non-Members

Faculty Information

  • Colonel David R. Hines – Sheriff, Hanover County

Continuing Education Information

ACPE # 0278-0000-15-046-H04-P
ACPE # 0278-0000-15-046-H04-T
1.0 Contact Hours (0.10 CEU) for Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians
Knowledge Based
Program expiration date: 11/7/2018

Program Sponsorship

Program sponsored in part by:

  • VPhA Research & Education Foundation VaPAPP Fund

Speaker Disclosures

VPhA requires that speakers disclose real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of the educational activity.

The following disclosures were reported:

  • Colonel David R. Hines – None

The Virginia Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.