The following are excerpts from the newsletter

December 1, 2016

In this week's issue:

Special announcements:

  • Interested in an ISMP Fellowship?
    • If you are interested in one of the ISMP or FDA/ISMP Safe Medication Management Fellowships and will be attending the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting next week, we would love to meet you at our booth (#808) in the Exhibit Hall from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, and from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday. We will have a brochure available about our programs, and you will have an opportunity to meet with a current Fellow or staff. More detailed information about the fellowships will appear in the December 15, 2016 newsletter.
  • ISMP Symposia at the 2016 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
    • Sunday, December 4: Planning for a Seamless Transition for Infusion Pump Integration with the EHR. Breakfast 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.; Symposium 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., North Convention Center, South Pacific F.
    • Monday, December 5: From the Front Line: Improving Sterile Compounding Safety.11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., North Conventions Center, South Pacific J.
    • Tuesday, December 6: Error Prevention in Chemotherapy: Building Safer Medication Use Systems.11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., North Convention Center, South Pacific H.
    • To register, go to:
  • Reminder
    • This is just a reminder to encourage all healthcare practitioners who work in either inpatient or outpatient settings to take our ISMP Survey on Oral Chloral Hydrate for Pediatric Procedural Sedation ( The survey will be open until December 30, 2016

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