GLOBAL DEPRESCRIBING UPDATES: LESSONS LEARNED AND NEEDS FOR THE FUTURE

Symposia

  • Date:
  • Time: 3:45pm - 4:45pm
  • Track: Public Policy
  • CME/CE: 1.0

Sponsored by the Polypharmacy Special Interest Group
Moderator: Nicole J. Brandt, PharmD, MBA, BCGP, BCPP, FASCP
This program will provide lessons learned from interprofessional leaders located throughout the world.  Learning Objectives: (1) describe a framework for deprescribing and what stakeholders need to be involved; (2) list at least 3 challenges that were faced in implementing deprescribing; (3) describe at least 3 tactics or tools to sustain deprescribing; and (4) identify at least 3 action items that need to be taken on a national and international basis.

Canadian Deprescribing Network – Policy Steps 2.0
Cheryl A. Sadowski, PharmD, BCGP, FCSHP
Australian Deprescribing Network Implementation - Lessons Learned
Sarah N. Hilmer, BScMed(Hons), MBBS(Hons,) FRACP, PhD
US Deprescribing Initiatives - Looking Ahead
Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH; Michael A. Steinman, MD