Compounding Parenteral Nutrition Admixtures

Jun 04, 2020 01:00pm -
Jun 04, 2020 02:30pm

Event Description

Compounding Parenteral Nutrition Admixtures

Date: June 4, 2020
Time: 3:00 – 4:30 pm ET


Learning Objectives:
1. Determine the stability/compatibility of additives to PN based on established criteria
2. Evaluate calcium and phosphate compatibility in a PN solution
3. Describe the criteria to evaluate lipid stability in parenteral nutrition admixtures 
4. Describe the limitations of typical pediatric PN formulations as they relate to total nutrient admixtures
5. Discuss what excipients should be avoided when compounding a PN for a neonate
6. Summarize potential incompatibilities when combining additives and discuss how automated compounding devices (ACDs) can help prevent them
7. Discuss ways of avoiding errors by integrating ACDs into your workflow
Faculty and Topics:
Methods to Evaluate Stability and Compatibility in PN 
Mark Klang, MS, RPh, BCNSP, PhD, Core Lab Manager, Research Pharmacy, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center; Associate Professor, Arnold and Marie College of Pharmacy, New York, NY
Special Topics in PN Compounding
Kathleen Gura, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FPPAG, Pharmacy Clinical Research Program Manager, Boston Children's Hospital; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Jane Hughes, PharmD, BCNSP, BC-ADM, Clinical Pharmacist, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA
CE Credit: 1.5 hours
UAN: JA0002345-0000-20-094-L04-P
Level: Intermediate
Fee Type Early Regular
Site Registration    
Site Fee $149.00 $249.00
Individual Registration    
Member Fee $19.00 $29.00
Non-Member Fee $39.00 $49.00
ASPEN Chapter Registration    
Chapter Fee $99.00 $199.00


This webinar is part of the ASPEN Best Practices in Parenteral Nutrition Series Training. To register for the series, click here.

Interested in additional resources for staff and students? Check out these publications in the ASPEN Store:
Parenteral Nutrition Handbook, Third Edition
ASPEN Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders Handbook, Second Edition
Guidebook on Enteral Medication Administration
Parenteral Nutrition Workbook

Event Type:Webinar
Early registration ends on May 31, 2020.
Regular registration starts on Jun 01, 2020 and ends on Jun 17, 2020.
Late registration starts on Jun 18, 2020.