Naloxone is a safe medication that can prevent opioid deaths. This webinar will improve participants’ understanding of the role of naloxone in preventing opioid overdose related death, identification of individuals who may benefit from possessing naloxone and describe and differentiate between available naloxone dosage forms.
Clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, home health, hospice, public health, consumers and families and all community partners who will benefit from a discussion about naloxone.
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Describe the role of naloxone in preventing opioid overdose related death
- Identify individuals who may benefit from possessing naloxone
- Describe and differentiate between available naloxone dosage forms
Elizabeth Skoy, PharmD
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
North Dakota State University School of Pharmacy
Elizabeth Skoy, PharmD, received her Doctor of Pharmacy from North Dakota State University (NDSU), Fargo, ND, in 2007. She is an Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Pharmacy, at NDSU and also serves as Preceptor, Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience, and in Medication Therapy Management Services. Her areas of expertise include: assessment in education, specifically educational innovation and active learning techniques through simulation; community pharmacy practice: nonsterile compounding, point-of-care, immunizations, patient counseling, and OTC recommendations; and the use of Photovoice methodology to capture the live experiences of individuals diagnosed with mental illness.