Pharmacists on the Frontlines: A Pandemic Response to COVID-19

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020 (1:00PM - 2:00PM EDT)

*Pre-registration is required to participate and claim CPE credit.  This live webinar is available exclusively to APhA members.*

Activity Preview

COVID-19 is spreading at fast pace and affecting a large percentage of the population. This means that demand for community pharmacy advice, products, and services could be high, particularly if the virus co-circulates with seasonal influenza during the winter of 2020. Pharmacies play a key role in the prevention of all respiratory infections, including influenza through immunization. Attend this webinar to hear an expert in community pharmacy discuss effective pandemic preparedness strategies for healthcare providers.

Learning Objectives

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  1. Discuss the impact of COVID-19 on the practice of pharmacy.
  2. Identify the lessons learned from COVID-19 to better prepare for future pandemics.
  3. Describe the role a pharmacist [and/or pharmacy technician] could play in meeting the public demand in preventing the spread of COVID-19 as a front-line provider.

Activity type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience:
Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians
Learning Level: 2

Accreditation Information


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The following webinar is approved for 1.0 contact hour of CPE credit (0.1 CEU). The ACPE Universal Activity Numbers for this activity are 0202-0000-20-193-L01-P/T

To obtain credit for completing Pharmacists on the Frontlines: A Pandemic Response to COVID-19 ;Your Pharmacy Practice Setting, participants will need to complete the 2-step registration process, attend the live webinar, complete the evaluation questions, and then CLAIM credit. An attendance code and detailed instructions on how to claim credit will be provided during the webinar. Participants need to have a valid username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript. 

Initial release date: June 17, 2020
Expiration date to claim credit for LIVE webinar: August 16 at 11:59PM EDT, 2020 


Pharmacists on the Frontlines: A Pandemic Response to COVID-19 is a live continuing education activity for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 by the American Pharmacists Association.


Nayan Patel, PharmD  and APhA’s editorial staff declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests in any product or service mentioned in this activity, including grants, employment, gifts, stock holdings, and honoraria. For a complete list of APhA staff disclosures, visit the APhA website at

Conflicts of interest have been resolved through content review by Helen Sairany, BA, PharmD, MBA, BCACP, Director of Content Development & Partnership at the American Pharmacists Association. 


There is no fee associated with this member-only activity. 

*This webinar will be archived and made available as an online learning activity (home study) within 1 week after the live offering has been presented. The home study will be available exclusively to APhA members as a free member benefit during the first 30 days after release. Thereafter, nonmembers may purchase the home study at a cost of $129.

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the Technology System Requirements in order to have a positive learning experience.

Pandemic Response to COVID-19

Date 6/17/2020 1:00:00 PM
Address 2215 Constitution Ave, NW
City Washington State District of Columbia Zip Code 20037