Benefits

Tuition Waiver 

CUW SOP Clinical Instructors receive an Affiliate Faculty title with the university. Affiliate Faculty will be considered for a tuition waiver of 50% for one class per semester, up to three classes per year for traditional and adult education undergraduate and graduate programs. To be eligible for tuition reimbursement, an Affiliate Faculty member must be in good standing with the university and have served as the primary preceptor for a minimum of one CUW SOP IPPE or APPE student in the previous 12 months.

Click here for graduate studies information.

Preceptor Development

Greater Milwaukee College of Clinical Pharmacy (GMCCP) in collaboration with CUW SOP present: Effective Assessment of Learner Performance – A Preceptor Development Webinar

Please click on the link below to listen to a recording of the Fall Educational Event.

Educational goal: Attendees will have a general understanding of learner assessment language, methods, and strategies in the experiential setting.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the 6 different levels within Bloom’s Taxonomy (cognitive domain).
  2. List 2 appropriate verbs that can be used at each level when writing objectives.
  3. Design an inpatient or outpatient learning activity that can help a student complete a higher level objective according to Bloom’s Taxonomy (analysis, synthesis, or evaluation).
  4. Describe 2 strategies or tools that can be effective in assessing a learner’s performance.
  5. Describe 3 characteristics of effective learning activities and 3 characteristics of ineffective learning activities from a learner’s perspective.

Speakers:

Sarah Ray, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
Clinical Pharmacist, Milwaukee Health Services, Inc.

Anne Graff LaDisa, PharmD, BCPS
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice
Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center

Mike Grunske, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Zablocki VA Medical Center

James Lokken, PharmD, MS
PGY1 Pharmacy Practice Resident
Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
Milwaukee Health Services, Inc.

CEI - Collaborative Education Institute is a resource for preceptors that includes development as well as clinical modules which include CE.  Access to this is provided as a benefit to CUW SOP preceptor via E*Value.

  •  Log into your E*Value account and select the blue "Learning Modules" icon from the navigatino at the top of the page.  Choose "CEI" within the submenu that appears and follow the prompts to the CEI Preceptor Education page.  View details or register at no charge for any of the activities housed on this page.  All are accredited for CPE.
  • Choose "Register" next to the activity you wish to complete.
  • Choose the schools for whom you precept (if prompted) and then clock the "Free" button before clicking the "Register" button.
  • At the Transaction Summary screen, click "Finalize Registration".
  • To access your activity, either go to "My Portfolio" of choose "Click here to go to Activity".

Scroll down to the list titled "My Activities" and locate the title, which should now appear in the list. To access the links to the activity and any supporting documents, click the title. Any supporting handouts associated with the activity will be available by clicking the link titled "Available" under the Handouts column of the activity table.

CUWSOP Preceptors can contact Melissa Theesfeld for login information.

Pharmacists Letter (PL) Preceptor Training Network: free source of preceptor training modules, including free CE offerings and CE tracking.

Examples of Free CE opportunities from the PL include:

  • Precepting in the Community Pharmacy, Parts 1-3
  • Precepting in the Hospital Pharmacy, Parts 1-3
  • Evaluation and Feedback in Pharmacy Practice Experiences
  • Handling Difficult Learning Situations
  • Journal Club articles and guides
  • Promoting Professionalism in Pharmacy Practice Experiences

ASHP Preceptor Toolkit - is designed as a resource for frontline pharmacists who have a formal or informal responsibility to precept pharmacy students. The various articles and links will serve as an excellent starting point in guiding preceptors in the provision of optimal pharmacy practice experiences.

American Pharmacists Association (APhA) - has multiple resources related to precepting student pharmacists and/or pharmacy residents. Examples of free CE opportunities through APhA include:

National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education - coordinates and studies the advancement of collaborative, team-based health professions education and patient care as an efficient model for improving quality, outcomes and cost. It is a free resource with online training modules and group resources focused on interprofessional practice and education.

Free Drug Information Links: