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The 411 before 911 on USP 797: Changes, Challenges, and Choices

Moderator and panelists

Katrina K. Harper, PharmD, MBA, BCSCP, DPLA
Director of Clinical Education,
AIS Healthcare

Anita Abata, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP, BCSCP
Sterile Compounding Coordinator/Hazardous
Drug Designated Person, John Peter Smith
Inpatient Pharmacy/Oncology and Infusion Center

Kirk Starr, MBA, RPh
System Director, Pharmacy Operations & Special
Programs, Baylor Scott & White Health

Ehigie Garvey Omorodion, PharmD, BCSCP, BCNSP, CNSC, CPPS
Pharmacy Manager IV Sterile
Products/Oncology, Parkland Health & Hospital System

Paul Menasco, PharmD
System Accreditation and Regulatory
Compliance Pharmacist, Ochsner Health

Cindy Polk Dumas, RPh, PharmD
Vice President of Pharmacy Services –TDD, AIS Healthcare

Disclosure (s):
The moderator, panelists, and the reviewers who contributed to this activity have no relevant financial conflicts of interest to disclose.


Acknowledgements: This CE presentation is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from AIS Healthcare.

Type of Activity: Knowledge-based

Learning Objectives:

  • State the new compounded sterile preparation (CSP) category definitions
  • List the requirements for the updated beyond-use dates (BUDs) for each CSP category
  • Summarize the additional requirements for entities that compound Category 3 CSPs
  • Discuss significant changes that will impact pharmacy operations
Target Audience: Pharmacists Fee: Free
Release Date: November 30, 2023 Expiration Date: November 30, 2025
Estimated time to complete: 1.5 hours CE: 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs)

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