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GeriMedRisk Geriatric Clinical Pharmacology Rounds


GeriMedRisk offers free monthly webcast accredited educational rounds on topics related to safe prescribing for older adults. For more information please join our mailing list. Registration is required to attend.

 


 

GeriMedRisk December Rounds

Dec. 7, 2021  | 12-1 PM EST


Cholinesterase Inhibitors: Considerations for Promoting Safe and Appropriate Use in Older Adults

 

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Presenter:

 

 

Meaghan Kemp, RPh, BCGP

Meaghan Kemp is a certified geriatric pharmacist. She graduated from the University of Waterloo in 2007 with a degree in Biomedical Science and then went on to complete her pharmacy education at the University of Toronto's Leslie Dan Faculty of pharmacy, graduating in 2011. Most recently, she has worked as a clinical pharmacist with GeriMedRisk since November of 2018. Prior to joining GeriMedRisk, she practiced as a consultant pharmacist in long term care, and also has experience in community pharmacy, memory clinic, and inpatient geriatric assessment and specialized mental health.

 

 


Learning Objectives:

  1. Review highlights of prescribing information for donepezil, galantamine, and rivastigmine
  2. Discuss common questions about safe and appropriate use of cholinesterase inhibitors in older adults with select comorbidities

  3. Outline considerations to help navigate deprescribing cholinesterase inhibitor therapy

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