Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE)

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The Mission of The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, Office of Continuing Pharmacy Education (UT CPE), is to develop, deliver and evaluate quality continuing education activities that meet the life-long professional development and practice needs of a variety of pharmacy audiences. UT CPE also accredits outside programs and provides project support services.

Live Conferences

Visit each conference site for additional details

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The Pharmacy Practice Seminar (PPS) covers a variety of topics relevant to community and hospital practice, and professional development opportunities, and it meets Texas State Board of Pharmacy requirements for re-licensure (TX Law, Immunization, Sterile Compounding, Prescribing and Monitoring Controlled Substances, and Pain Management).

Pharmacy Practice Seminar

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The Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update (Psych) is an interprofessional conference that aims to improve the quality of care delivered to patients with mental health disorders by providing timely, relevant, and clinically useful information to healthcare practitioners.

Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update

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The Hospital Practice Seminar (HPS) offers the unique opportunity for hospital and health-system pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and other health-system practitioners to learn together about treatment and practice updates that impact their specific patient population.

Hospital Practice Seminar

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The  Preceptor Orientation and Training Conference (POTC) goal is to introduce, update, reinforce and enhance the precepting skills of University of Texas-affiliated preceptor-faculty so that they may serve as effective teachers, mentors, and supervisors of UT pharmacy students and residents.

Preceptor Orientation and Training Conference

Services and Resources

Accreditation Services

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is an Accredited Provider of Continuing Pharmacy Education and partners with outside organizations or individual faculty members to accredit activities of value to pharmacy audiences.

Speaker Resources

The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is a leading academic provider of continuing pharmacy education. UT CPE works closely with speakers to ensure all CE programming is high quality, evidence-based, and meets learners' needs.

Contact UT CPE

Due to COVID-19 restrictions requiring staff to work remotely, email is the fastest way to contact us.  We apologize for any inconvenience.


Phone: 512-471-6213

Mailing Address:
College of Pharmacy Continuing Education
The University of Texas at Austin
2409 University Ave., Stop A1904
Austin, TX 78712-1116


Glen Baumgart, Ph.D.
Director of Pharmacy Continuing Education

Jennifer Bosworth, Pharm.D.
Assistant Director of Continuing Education

Jody M. Curtis
Event Program Coordinator

Grace Piña

Upcoming Events

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Friday September 10, 2021, 7:00 pm - Sunday September 12, 2021, 3:45 pm
SAVE THE DATE! The 69th annual Pharmacy Practice Seminar (PPS) will take place virtually September 10 - 12, 2021. In addition to a live broadcast, the program will also feature on-demand sessions for pharmacists and technicians.
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Event Status
Thursday October 21, 2021, 9:00 am - Saturday October 23, 2021, 5:00 pm
Location: Austin
SAVE THE DATE! The 33rd annual Psychiatric Pharmacotherapy Update will take place in October. If permitted, we will meet in-person at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Austin. The program will also be broadcast live, and will feature additional on-demand sessions for an interprofessional audience.
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The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.