How Can Nurses Help Protect Patients From Counterfeit Drugs?


As recent stories on 60 Minutes and CNN reported, counterfeit drugs are a growing public health threat in the United States and around the world.

The Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) and the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care invite you to join us for a free webinar to learn how nurses can help protect patients from counterfeit drugs on Tuesday, September 20, at 2 p.m. EDT.

Suzanne Willard, CRNP, PhD, FAAN, Associate Clinical Professor, Rutgers University, Newark, N.J., and Marv Shepherd, PhD, President of the Partnership for Safe Medicines and Director of the Center for Pharmacoeconomic Studies at the University of Texas at Austin’s College of Pharmacy will provide nurses with valuable information about the dangers of counterfeit drugs, as well as valuable tips on how they can take an active role in protecting their patients.


This activity for 1.0 contact hours has been provided by the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC).

ANAC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Virginia Nurses Association Continuing Education Approval Committee, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.