Turning Down the Heat: Strategies to Manage Workplace Stress and Enhance Pharmacist Well-Being

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Wednesday, July 15, 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

Recent research suggests that workplace stress is on the rise across health disciplines and pharmacists are no exception. Stress and its associated outcomes have importance implications for the well-being of the pharmacy workforce and the care provided to patients. However, a variety of strategies are available to individuals for managing stress in their workplace. This session will provide an overview of the stressors often facing pharmacists and the evidence to support individual- and organizational-focused interventions. Practical strategies for managing workplace stress will also be provided.

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Discribe common frameworks for understanding workplace stress.
  2. List common workplace stressors and strains, and their implications for the pharmacy workforce.
  3. Compare and contrast the evidence for individual and organizational approaches to workplace strain.
  4. Describe primary and secondary stress management strategies available to individuals.

Activity type: Knowledge-based
Target Audience:
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 Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-195-L04-P

To obtain credit for completing Turning Down the Heat: Strategies to Manage Workplace Stress and Enhance Pharmacist Well-Being 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 pharmacist.com username and password to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor for your transcript. 

Initial release date: July 15, 2020
Expiration date to claim credit for LIVE webinar: September 14 at 11:59PM EDT, 2020 


Turning Down the Heat: Strategies to Manage Workplace Stress and Enhance Pharmacist Well-Being is a live continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 by the American Pharmacists Association.


Brent Reed, PharmD, BCPS, BCCP 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 www.pharmacist.com/apha-disclosures

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.

Workplace Stress_Well-Being Evaluation

Date 7/15/2020 1:00:00 PM
Address 2215 Constitution Ave, NW
City Washington State District of Columbia Zip Code 20037