Residency Presentation

Date: Thursday, March 3, 2022
Time: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 
Location: Live via Zoom
ACPE Credit: Accredited for 1.0 contact hour (see below for instructions on how to claim credit)

Luis Cortes

Luis Tolento Cortes, PharmD

PGY-1 Pharmacy Resident, Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy

Dr. Luis Tolento Cortes was born In Vallejo, California and grew up in Fairfield, California. He graduated from the University of California, Davis with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and a minor in Exercise Biology. He completed his Doctor of Pharmacy degree at California Northstate University. His professional interests include critical care and infectious disease. Outside of pharmacy, he enjoys learning languages, traveling, weightlifting, and watching anime.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successful completion of this application-based course pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Interpret the relevant studies assessing different anticoagulants used in developing recent treatment guidelines 
  2. Identify differences between therapeutic class-related outcomes in the management of pulmonary embolism (PE)
  3. Evaluate clinical scenarios in which the use of a thrombolytic may be indicated for the management of PE
  4. Compare and contrast the available thrombolytic therapies in the management of unstable acute PE
  5. Define the benefits of dedicated rapid response teams in the management of acute PE

Claim your CPE Credit

To obtain 1.0 contact hour of continuing pharmacy education credit (0.1 CEU), participants must participate in the live activities, and logon to the CEimpact website to complete the exam and evaluation.

  1. Go to
  2. If you are new to the site, click on Create an account before logging in.
  3. Enter the course code (provided at the end of the lecture) in the text box on the left of the screen and click Submit.
  4. Click on My Courses (on the left of the screen) to locate the course.
  5. Click on the course title to access the course.
  6. Complete the exam and evaluation as prompted and click Submit.
  7. The course will move to the Completed tab under My Courses.
  8. The CPE Statement of Credit will be available on CPE Monitor,

ACPELOGOCEimpact is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. 

UAN: 0107-9999-22-087-L01-P | 0.1 CEUs/1.0 Hrs.

Live Date: March 3, 2022

Live Expiration: April 2, 2022

Faculty Disclosure: Luis Tolento Cortes does not report any actual or potential conflicts of interest in relation to this continuing pharmacy education course.  

Financial Support: None

Course Fee: None