Pharmacogenetic Testing and Consultation for Psych Patients

Presented by:
Dr. Kristin Wiisanen, Pharm.D., FAPhA, FCCP
Clinical Professor and Associate Dean, Entrepreneurial Programs
Associate Director, UF Health Precision Medicine Programs
Director, Graduate Program in Precision Medicine
University of Florida, College of Pharmacy

Faculty Disclosure:

Dr. Wiisanen has disclosed that she has no relevant financial relationships. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

Conflict of interest information for the CME Advisory Committee members can be found on the following website: . All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Release Date: September 29, 2022
Expiration Date:  September 28, 2025

Target Audience: All physicians

Learning Objectives:

As a result of participation in this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Summarize pharmacogenetic testing and how genetic variations affect the body’s response to certain medications.
  2. Review common gene-drug pairs and relevant evidence.
  3. Discuss how these gene-drug pairs may impact the patient’s response to certain medications and dosages.
  4. Review patient cases.

Requirements for successful completion: Certificates are awarded upon successful completion (80% proficiency) of the post-test.

Accreditation: The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit: The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Resource(s) for further study:

  4. Pirmohamed M, et al. Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2001;22:298-305.
  5. Sangkuhl K, et al. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2009;19(11):907-9.
  6. Oslin DW, et al. JAMA. 2022;328(2):151-161.
  7. Hicks JK, et al., Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2015;98(2):127-134.

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