This hands-on, face-to-face class is designed to assist participants in answering a wide variety of drug information questions by providing an in-depth look at the Drug Information Portal and a select group of additional resources.
• Recognize authoritative, online drug information resources
• Compare the content and specific strengths of the resources introduced
• Practice using resources to answer questions and complete activities
15 minutes – Welcome & Introductions 5 minutes – Drug Definitions 60 minutes – Drug Information Portal (demo / hands-on exercises / discussion) 10 minutes – Break 80 minutes – Resource Exploration & Scavenger Hunts (demo / hands-on exercises / group discussion) • ConsumerMedSafety.org • Drugs.com • National Institute on Drug Abuse • Information for Consumers from the FDA 10 minutes – Wrap up & Evaluations
Laptop or other computers available for class exercises; Internet access; projector and screen for instructor use.
MLA CE Credits: 3