HCOP Preceptor Orientation Modules 1-5
This 5 module course will provide new preceptors with an orientation on the following topics:
1) HCOP's mission, goals and values
2) HCOP's practice-ready curriculum
3) HCOP's IPPE and APPE program requirements and rotation objectives
4) Individualizing APPEs based on student knowledge and experience
5) Policies and procedures for difficult learning situations.
This course should be completed by all new preceptors for HCOP’s experiential program as initial training. An access code for this course will be provided by the Experiential Programs Office.
This course is also approved by the ALBOP for its required preceptor training.
This course is intended for Auburn University Harrison College of Pharmacy Preceptors.
- Summarize HCOP’s mission and vision for pharmacy practice and the objectives for the practice-ready graduate
- Describe the purpose, characteristics, and structure of HCOP’s Practice-Ready Curriculum (PRC)
- Describe HCOP’s IPPE/APPE program requirements
- Identify ways to utilize the pre-rotation student assessment to tailor a rotation to individual student needs
- Explain HCOP and EPO policies and procedures related to difficult student learning situations
A copy of the presentation slides are located within the course content. Once you have registered for the course, please navigate to the 'Take Course' tab and click the navy blue 'Take Course' button. Navigate to the 'Course Materials' section of the course using the left-hand menu and download a PDF version of the program presentation.
Courtney Watts Alexander, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCOP, joined the Harrison School of Pharmacy as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacogenomics in the Department of Pharmacy Practice on August 1, 2020. Her practice site is the Auburn University Pharmaceutical Care Center (AUPCC) where her work will focus in the area of Pharmacogenomics.
Robert “Bobby” Helmer, PharmD is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy. Dr. Helmer joined the Mobile campus faculty in August 2012 and currently practices with the Internal Medicine services at the University of South Alabama Medical Center. His professional interests include respiratory disorders, neurological disorders, patient education, and health literacy.
Kristi W. Kelley, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCACP, CDE, BC-ADM is a Clinical Professor at the Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy. Dr. Kelley earned both her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy (1999) and Doctor of Pharmacy (2000) degrees at the Harrison School of Pharmacy. She completed an ASHP-accredited Primary Care Residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2001.
Pamela L. Stamm, Pharm.D., CDE, BCPS, BCACP, FASHP, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice. She received her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from Saint Louis College of Pharmacy in St. Louis, Missouri. She subsequently attended the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina to complete her Doctor of Pharmacy degree. She rounded off her formal training by completing an ASHP-accredited Primary Care Residency at The Medical Center and Lakeland Family Practice, Jackson, Mississippi. She joined the faculty of Auburn University’s James I. Harrison School of Pharmacy in 1997.
Lena D. McDowell is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department Pharmacy Practice and the Coordinator of Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPE) in the Clinical Affairs and Outreach Division at the Harrison School of Pharmacy. Her role as Coordinator of IPPE includes the Student Experiences in Pharmacy Services (StEPS) Program and community, institutional, and clinical summer rotation experiences. Additionally, she serves as an ambulatory care clinician in the AU Employee Pharmacy. Dr. McDowell joined the Auburn faculty in August of 2017.
Dr. Lynn Stevenson is an Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Executive Director of Experiential Programs within Clinical Affairs and Outreach. She has practiced as a clinical pharmacy specialist for Huntsville Hospital System in Huntsville, Alabama and as a Clinical Pharmacist for Columbus Regional Healthcare System in Columbus, Georgia. Prior to joining the faculty of HSOP in January 2007, she served the previous four years as Outpatient Clinical Pharmacy Coordinator for Columbus Regional Healthcare System.
Auburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide. The Universal Activity Number for this knowledge-based program is 0001-0000-22-015-H04-P and is intended for pharmacists. The initial release date for this home-study program is March 7, 2022 and the intended expiration date is March 7, 2025.
- 1.00 ACPE PharmacyAuburn University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education; credits are recognized nationwide.