Pharmacists and Healthcare Professionals

Registration Fee $100

Upcoming Event

Nigerian Pharmacists Association of Michigan, Inc.
11th Annual Continuing Education Conference

8 CPE Credit Hours

Nigerian Pharmacists Association

of Michigan, Inc.

P.O. Box 691 | Southfield, MI 48034 | (248) 796-9396


Kingsley Jademi, PharmD

NPAM President


(312) 863-1773

Rogers Elebra, PharmD, MS, MBA

Chairman, Continuing Education Committee

(313) 550-4460


Leo C. Egbujiobi, RPh, MD, FACC, FSCAI

  • Director of Cardiology, Beloit Memorial Hospital, Beloit, Wisconsin
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin

Kim Sveska, RPH, MS, JD

  • Attorney / Corporate Council, Foley, Baron, Metzger, & Juip, PLLC, Livonia, Michigan

Sadaf Bazargan, MD

  • President/Founder, Pearl Institute for Headache/Neurology, Tampa, Florida

Lisa Ekole, PharmD, PhD

  • Collaborative Relational Intelligence Consultant, Collaborative Relational Intelligence(TM) Leadership, Inc., Michigan
  • Certified Human Behavior Consultant (DISC Certified)
  • Licensed Pharmacist

Regina Tamon, PharmD

  • Regional Director, Clinical Pharmacy Services, Corizon Health, Michigan Regional Office

Jointly sponsored and developed by

Hilton Garden Inn, Detroit-Southfield

26000 American Drive

Southfield, MI 48034

(248) 357-1100

SATURDAY, May 4, 2019 – 7:00 am - 5:00 pm


7:00 am - 7:45 am  Registration / Breakfast

7:45 am - 8:00 am  Welcome / Announcements

8:00 am - 9:30 am  Legal and Ethical Issues Regarding Recreational Marijuana and Opioid Update (0.15 CEUs) ​by Kim Sveska, RPH, MS, JD

​​ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0215-0000-19-916-L03-P

  • Identify ethical issues with the health care professional use of recreational marijuana.
  • List reasonable employment based accommodations for the use of medical or recreational marijuana.
  • State whether it is "legal" for a health care professional to use recreational marijuana while on the job.
  • Identify new opioid statutes that may affect the practice of pharmacy.

9:30 am - 11:00 am  Opioid Abuse and New Laws of Pain Management (0.15 CEUs) ​by Sadaf Bazargan, MD

​ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0215-0000-19-913-L01-P

  • Review statistics of the impact of Opioid abuse on the US healthcare system
  • Explore, based on recently revised rules, new ways of providing Pain Management in the State of Michigan
  • Compare how to discuss issues with discerning drug seekers versus legitimate pain suffers when providing care


11:00 am - 12:30 pm  Collaborative Relational Intelligence: Leadership Framework For Pharmacists (0.15 CEUs) by Lisa Ekole, PharmD, PhD

​ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0215-0000-19-915-L04-P

  • Discuss how to shift dynamics within interprofessional relationships by breaking down walls erected based on wrong assumptions and create a long lasting, confident, collaborative and intelligent relationship at all levels.
  • Describe the conscious use of Emotional, Psychological and DISC personality techniques all incorporated in the 10 branches of cRQ Leadership concept.

12:30 pm - 1:00 pm  LUNCH BREAK

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  HUMAN TRAFFICKING: A Myth or A Fact (0.15 CEUs) by Regina Tamon, PharmD, CCHP

​ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0215-0000-19-914-L04-P

  • Describe human trafficking and its incidence.
  • Discuss how this problem affects healthcare.
  • Discuss and evaluate solutions as Healthcare Providers.

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm  Current Updates in Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs), Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) and Diabetes (0.2 CEUs) by Leo C. Egbujiobi, RPh, MD

ACPE Universal Activity Number: 0215-0000-19-912-L01-P

  • Describe the role of EKG in patients with acute chest pain.
  • Describe the algorithm for assessment and treatment of chest pain.
  • Describe the pharmaco-therapeutic management of acute MI patients.
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages for each medication in treatment of Type 2 DM.
  • Adopt practices that may prevent complications, disabilities, and the burdens associated with diabetes.
  • Describe methods to maximize organizational capability to promote diabetes care.
  • Explain the roles and responsibilities of the core team and all team members involved in providing patient-centered care (PCC) for diabetes, hypertension and lipid management.

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm  Questionnaire and Post Continuing Education Evaluation