MAY 10, 2018 12:00 PM PDT

Precision Medicine and Pharmacogenomics in Community Pharmacy and Primary Care Setting

C.E. CREDITS: CEU | P.A.C.E. CE | Florida CE
  • CEO/President, RX Clinic Pharmacy/AVANT Institute of Clinicians
      Amina Abubakar, PharmD, AAHIVP, is the owner of Rx Clinic Pharmacy in Charlotte, NC.
      She graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy University of the Sciences in
      2005. She is also both the founder and President of the Avant Institute of Clinical
      Pharmacy, where her passion for furthering the impact and success of clinical
      pharmacy services is realized through online learning, webinars and consultations with
      pharmacies across the United States.

      She is a clinical pharmacist, Certified HIV Specialty Pharmacist, and a preceptor to UNC
      Chapel Hill residents and students from several schools of pharmacy.
      She has fostered an environment that showcases the significance and impact of patient
      care of community pharmacists by collaborating with medical providers and expanding
      pharmacist led clinical services in her community.

      She serves as a board member for Pharmacogenetics Center of Excellence, a non-profit
      dedicated to advocacy for the profession of pharmacy in pharmacogenetics.
      She also serves as a Luminary for CPESN USA, where she helps other community
      pharmacists to facilitate the advancement of CPESN networks.

      Currently, she shares her experience and passion for pharmacy advancements through
      the Avant Institute. The institute offers online trainings as well as Advanced Learning
      Immersion Experience (ALIE) a simulation lab for those seeking to experience first hand
      pharmacist led clinical services.

      Amina also advocates for pharmacists by engaging with policy makers all over the
      country on Pharmacogenomics. She was invited to the White House Office of Science
      and Technology Policy and to the FDA to discuss the role of pharmacists in


    To provide insight on the utility and practicality of implementing a pharmacist-driven pharmacogenomics program in a community pharmacy or primary care setting and to provide a clinical update on common drug-gene implications using clinical case vignettes.

    Show Resources
    You May Also Like
    MAY 22, 2018 08:00 AM PDT
    MAY 22, 2018 08:00 AM PDT
    DATE: May 22, 2018TIME: 08:00AM PDT The nuclear receptors pregnane X receptor (PXR) and constitutive androstane receptor (CAR) are closely related transcription factors that...
    MAY 03, 2018 11:00 AM PDT
    MAY 03, 2018 11:00 AM PDT
    DATE: May 3, 2018TIME: 11:00AM PDT, 2:00PM EDTWhile stress is one of the leading causes of neuropsychiatric disorders, the molecular underpinnings of how stress induces alterations in b...
    MAY 24, 2018 09:30 AM PDT
    MAY 24, 2018 09:30 AM PDT
    DATE: May 24, 2018 TIME: 9:30PM PDT The current gold standard in in vitro pre-clinical cancer treatment screening remain cell lines,...
    APR 27, 2018 10:00 AM PDT
    APR 27, 2018 10:00 AM PDT
    DATE: April 27, 2018TIME: 10:00am PST, 1:00pm ESTGlioblastoma (GBM) and Medulloblastoma (MB) are the most common adult and paediatric brain tumours, both of which can have devastating c...
    JUN 29, 2018 09:00 AM PDT
    JUN 29, 2018 09:00 AM PDT
    DATE: June 29, 2018TIME: 09:00AM PDT, 12:00PM EDT There is significant epidemiological evidence to suggest that the consumption of a high-broccoli diet is associated with a r...
    APR 25, 2018 07:00 AM PDT
    APR 25, 2018 07:00 AM PDT
    DATE: April 25, 2018TIME: 1500 CET, 10:00 a.m. EST, 7:00 a.m. PST Hematology and coagulation laboratories perform a wide range of routine and specialized tests, allowing clinicians to...
    Loading Comments...