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In this free, on-demand webinar, CriticalPoint's compounding experts, Adam West and Latousha (Tasha) Jackson cover the biggest changes to USP Chapters <797> and <795> and how <800> is affected.
ABOUT THE WEBINAR:
This webinar addresses the areas most impacted by the recent USP updates, the scope and history of those changes, and important best practices for enabling a smooth implementation.
What is covered:
- Overview and change history
- Training and competency
- Additional transition details for pharmacies
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
Latousha (Tasha) P. Jackson
Latousha (Tasha) P. Jackson, Pharm.D., BCSCP, a Virginia native, received her bachelor of science in biology degree from Norfolk State University. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the Medical College of Virginia (Virginia Commonwealth School of Pharmacy) in 2004. After receiving her degree, she began her career in health system pharmacy practice at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, VA. After several years of health system pharmacy practice in areas such as internal medicine, critical care, and pharmacy distribution, Dr. Jackson obtained Board Certification in Pharmacotherapy (BCPS).
Her experiences in hospital pharmacy practice and news of the New England Compounding Center tragedy inspired a desire to shift her practice into sterile compounding and patient safety. With renewed focus and training she relocated to North Carolina to serve as Pharmacist Administrative Coordinator – Sterile Products at the Moses Cone Hospital in Greensboro, NC. Prior to joining the CriticalPoint team, Dr. Jackson served as the Compounding and Hazardous Medication Compliance Program Manager with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Durham, NC. Dr. Jackson also obtained Board Certification in Compounded Sterile Preparations (BCSCP).
Adam West is the Environmental Monitoring and Training Specialist at CriticalPoint, where he is responsible for the development and delivery of virtual training content and self-study curriculum related to aspects of primary and secondary engineering controls and certification.
Adam has 15 years of experience in the certification industry providing Field Certification Services for 503A and 503B sterile compounding facilities and pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers. Adam also has expertise in viable environmental monitoring, including sampling plan development and remediation. Adam holds the Registered Cleanroom Certification Professional – Sterile Compounding Facilities (RCP-SCF) certification and NSF-49 accreditation.
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