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CPNP Announces Research Award Recipients Presented at the 2019 CPNP Annual Meeting

CPNP Research Awards

Abstracts and Awards Council Chair Julie Cunningham, PharmD, BCPP, is pleased to recognize the 2019 CPNP Research and Practice Award winners and finalists. Presented April 8, during CPNP’s 22nd Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, these awards recognize excellence in investigators presenting abstracts at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Award Finalists presented platform presentations and displayed their posters during the meeting.

Award Winners

Therapeutic Case Report Award Winner:

CPNP Awards Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Gary M. Levin, PharmD, BCPP, FCCP

Salt Lake City and the 22nd CPNP Annual Meeting served as the setting for the awarding of the 2019 Judith J. Saklad Memorial Award to Gary M. Levin, PharmD, BCPP, FCCP, Professor and Founding Dean, Larkin University, Miami, Florida.

CPNP Releases Pharmacist Toolkit: Medication Management of Opioid Use Disorders

The College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) and members of its Substance Use Disorders Committee are pleased to announce the release of a toolkit intended to provide tips and a consolidated resource on opioid use disorder.

CPNP Announces 2019 Research Award Finalists

A record number 260 abstracts will be featured at the CPNP Annual Meeting. Posters will be displayed Monday, April 8-Tueday, April 9, 2019. Students, pharmacists, and other health care practitioners will man their posters on Monday, while residents and fellows will be man posters on Tuesday. A special thank you to the abstract reviewers who participated in making these selections.

CPNP Releases Toolkit Pharmacist Guide to Benzodiazepine Taper

The College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) and members of its Substance Use Disorders Committee are pleased to announce the release of a toolkit intended to provide tips and a consolidated resource on benzodiazepine taper. The Pharmacist Toolkit: Benzodiazepine Taper is authored by CPNP members Jeff Gold, PharmD, BCPP, with the Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Denver, CO and Kristina Ward, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP, with the VA Northern California Health Care System in Martinez, CA.