This program supports pharmacists in understanding this responsibility and being aware of the necessary elements of an appropriate pre-travel consultation with a focus on hepatitis A and B.
This continuing education activity has been accredited by l'Ordre des Pharmaciens du Quebec, which will grant 1 CEU to pharmacists who have completed it successfully. OPQ Activity Number: 7219
After successful completion of the program, the participant will be able to:
- Discuss the hepatitis A and B viruses and their impact on patients’ lives
- Differentiate among the available hepatitis A and B vaccines
- Describe the benefits of hepatitis A and B vaccination for travellers
- Provide counselling about hepatitis A and B to patients travelling outside of Canada