New Hormonal Contraceptives

Online Home Study Course

New Hormonal Contraceptives Home Study CPE
About this Course

There have been several new hormonal contraceptives approved recently.

The goal of this accredited continuing pharmacy education activity is to increase participant knowledge and comfort with counseling and prescribing new hormonal contraceptives.

Earn up to 1 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of ACPE-accredited continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit.


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Target Audience


Registration & Course Fee

This activity has been supported through an educational grant from TherapeuticsMD and free registration is available for the first 400 participants.

  • Pharmacists, not claiming CPE credit – FREE
  • Pharmacists, claiming CPE credit – FREE
  • Pharmacy students/others – FREE
Type of CPE Activity


Educational Methods

Lecture presentation with interactive patient case scenarios.

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe key differences between new hormonal contraceptives, including hormone pharmacology, hormonal effects, duration of use, and administration.
  • Provide accurate patient education regarding new hormonal contraceptives.
  • Recommend or prescribe new hormonal contraceptives based on individual patient circumstances.

Shareen Y. El-Ibiary, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP

  • Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Midwestern University College of Pharmacy
  • Consultant, Birth Control Pharmacist
Program Planning Committee

Sally Rafie, PharmD, BCPS, APh, NCMP, FCCP

  • Pharmacist Specialist, UC San Diego Health
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences (w/s)
  • Founder and Advanced Practice Pharmacist, The Pharmacists Clinic
  • Founder, Birth Control Pharmacist

Jennifer Courtney, PharmD

  • Assistant Professor, California Northstate University College of Pharmacy
Faculty and Program Planning Committee Disclosures

Sally Rafie, PharmD serves as a Clinical Advisory Board Member for Afaxys, Inc and Speaker for TherapeuticsMD. All other individuals involved in the planning and development of this accredited CPE activity declare no conflicts of interest or financial interests or endorsement of any product or service mentioned in this educational activity, including employment, gifts, stock holding and/or honoraria.

Completing the Course & Obtaining Credit

After registration for this activity, you will receive an email with the course login. Retain this email for access to the course and credit completion.

Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) through the joint providership of University Learning Systems and Birth Control Pharmacist. University Learning Systems is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE Universal Activity Numbers are: 0741-9999-23-033-H01-P. This program provides 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) of continuing education credit for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. No fractional hours of credit will be given.


Note:  Registration fees are non-refundable.

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