APhA Quick Quiz: Precision Medicine

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As technology improves so does the way that pharmacists take care of patients. Precision medicine can significantly improve patient outcomes by predicting patient responses to medications. Take this quick quiz to identify biomarkers for certain disease states and drugs that are used to determine treatment responses for patients. 

Learning Objective

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

  1. Discuss the gene and metabolic considerations for different drug classes.
  2. Identify the benefits of precisions medicine to patients, providers, and pharmacists by using pharmacogenomic testing.

Accreditation Information 


The American Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. The ACPE Universal Activity Number for this activity is 0202-0000-20-123-H04-P

To claim 0.5 contact hours of CPE credit (0.5 CEUs) for participating in this online learning activity,  APhA Quick Quiz: Precision Medicine participants will need to complete all 5 questions provided, answer the evaluation questions, then CLAIM credit. A valid pharmacist.com username and password is required to claim credit. After credit has been claimed, please visit CPE monitor to view CPE transcript.  

Initial release date: April 22, 2020 

Expiration date: April 21, 2023 - NO CREDIT GRANTED AFTER THIS DATE

Activity Type: Knowledge-based

Target Audience: Pharmacists 

Learning Level: 1


APhA Quick Quiz: Precision Medicine is an online continuing education activity for pharmacists developed by the American Pharmacists Association. ©2020 by the American Pharmacists Association.


Amina Abubakar, 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, please 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. 

System Requirements

Computer and internet access are required to complete this activity.  Please visit our website to view the System Requirements.

Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE# 0202-0000-20-123-H04-P 0.05 CEUs April 22, 2020 - April 22, 2023