The Top Things Pharmacists Must Know Before Filling Veterinary Prescriptions

1.5 Hours of CE for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians

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

  1. Identify information resources most useful to community pharmacists when filling prescriptions for animal patients
  2. Recognize the overarching principles of veterinary drug laws and regulations
  3. Describe the impact of species-specific vital signs, metabolic capacity, gastrointestinal physiology, and dietary habit on drug disposition in animals
  4. Review the most common veterinary-only drugs
  5. List most common dispensing errors on veterinary prescriptions


To obtain CE credit for this program:

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Learning Materials and Handouts

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CE Quiz

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Fees (Register Here)

  • $37.5 for VPhA Members
  • $75 for Non-Members

Faculty Information

  • Gigi Davidson, BSPharm, DICVP – Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services, NC State of University College of Veterinary Medicine

Continuing Education Information

ACPE # 0278-0000-18-033-H04-P
ACPE # 0278-0000-18-033-H04-T
1.5 Contact Hours (0.15 CEU) for Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians
Knowledge Based
Program expiration date: 12/21/2021

Program Sponsorship

Program sponsored in part by:

  • VPhA Research & Education Foundation

Speaker Disclosures

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

Conflict of Interest forms are on file at the VPhA office.

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