Continuing Pharmacy Education

Pharmacy in Downers Grove

Chicago College of Pharmacy (CCP) offers a variety of resources and continuing pharmacy education programs throughout the year.


The Chicago College of Pharmacy is committed to the lifelong learning of its alumni, preceptors, and other interested pharmacists in various practice settings. The College provides high quality knowledge and application-based educational activities that enhance contemporary pharmacy practice.


To provide high quality continuing pharmacy education and professional development activities, which are applicable to contemporary pharmacy practice and meet the educational needs of pharmacists in various settings.

Our continuing pharmacy education activities will enable pharmacists to:

  1. improve their knowledge of contemporary pharmacy practice
  2. improve their ability to apply new knowledge to enhance patient care
  3. meet educational requirements for relicensure


Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.


Register now for the 5th Annual Clinical Updates in Infectious Diseases CE Conference presented by Midwestern University Chicago College of Pharmacy (CCP)!

A daylong educational conference focused on different topics about infectious diseases intended for preceptors, alumni and other interested pharmacists. 

Up to 6.25 contact hours of live ACPE accredited continuing pharmacy education will be available.

Conference Goals:

  1. To educate participants with the most current evidence-based information about the pharmacotherapeutic treatment of infectious diseases
  2. To enhance participants' ability to develop appropriate infectious diseases treatment and monitoring plans
  3. To enhance knowledge of the appropriate use of new antimicrobials, direct acting antivirals, and antiretrovirals in patient care

To register and for more specific details regarding speakers, a detailed agenda and learning objectives for each session, please click here. 

Saturday November 11, 2017
7:30 AM - 8:00 AM Check in and continental breakfast
The conference ends at 4:00 PM

Midwestern University
555 31st Street 
Downers Grove, IL 60515

Registration Fees:
There is a $80.00 registration fee for the entire day. This includes all educational materials, food and beverages provided throughout the day. CCP alumni discounted registration of $40.00. Active preceptors of CCP students are eligible for a further reduced registration fee of $25.00.  Active preceptor status will be verified through the CCP Office of Experiential Education.

To Register:
The direct link to register is: Registration will close Novermber 3, 2017. Please contact Cheryl Elder at or 630.971.6417 with any questions regarding registration.

Other important information regarding NABP e-profile IDs:
Accredited providers of continuing pharmacy education must submit NABP e-profile IDs for participants who attend their CE programs. If you have not already obtained your NABP e-profile ID, please do so by visiting and following the steps. You will be asked for your NABP e-profile ID upon registering for this program.

For information on CCP continuing pharmacy education programs, please contact:
Jacob P. Gettig, Pharm.D., MPH, MEd, BCPS, CHCP
Associate Dean for Postgraduate Education
Chicago College of Pharmacy
Midwestern University
555 31st Street
Downers Grove, IL 60515