University offers new master’s program in industrial pharmacy

UM’s graduate pharmacy students, Tabish Mehraj (left) and Corinne Sweeney, work with equipment that will be an integral part of the new Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences with a focus on the industrial pharmacy curriculum. UM photo by Sydney Slotkin DuPriest OXFORD, Miss. – The Department of Pharmacy and Drug Administration At the University of Mississippi […]

University offers new master’s program in industrial pharmacy

UM graduate pharmacy students Tabish Mehraj (left) and Corinne Sweeney work with equipment that will be an integral part of the new Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences with a focus on the industrial pharmacy curriculum. UM photo by Sydney Slotkin DuPriest OXFORD, Miss. – The Department of Pharmacy and Drug Administration At the University of Mississippi […]

Bendigo Fibromyalgia Patient, Clinical Pharmacy Expert Speaks Out on Codeine Prescription Law | Bendigo Advertiser

news, local news, “Like being rubbed with a cheese grater.” This is how Tara McGrath, a woman from Bendigo, described the experience of dressing in the morning without medication for her fibromyalgia. And while she takes stronger pain relievers to deal with the chronic illness, a sudden surge in symptoms can sometimes be alleviated with […]

Foster and support excellence in the practice of clinical pharmacy

Islam Elkonaissi and Zahra Laftah of UKCPA explore UK model of supporting excellence in clinical pharmacy practice In the UK, there is growing evidence that pharmacists can deliver better clinical outcomes and more effective, consistent and sustainable services for patients. In this article, key themes are discussed to show the importance of empowering pharmacists and […]

Clinical pharmacy teaching workshop

Thirty-five educators and pharmacists from 11 countries recently participated in a workshop at the University of Malta’s Valletta campus on teaching clinical pharmacy. The workshop aimed to provide an overview of aspects of curriculum design, teaching and assessment methods, and the incorporation of practical experience into teaching using a team approach. . Examples of innovative […]

The AAHP names BRMC’s clinical pharmacy director “Manager of the year”

Melissa Rohr, a pharmacist who worked for Baxter Regional Medical Center for 18 years, was named Director of the Year by the Arkansas Association of Health-System Pharmacists (AAHP). “I was very surprised,” she said of the award. She didn’t even know that an application had been submitted. The 44-year-old said it was recognition to work […]

Five Italian pharmacists take clinical pharmacy course at university

Five pharmacists taking a postgraduate course in clinical pharmacy at the University of Bari, Italy were recently welcomed by the University’s Department of Pharmacy for a one-week intensive course in clinical pharmacy. The course was held in the Departments of Cardiology and Medicine and Rheumatology of Mater Dei Hospital and Karin Grech Rehabilitation Hospital. During […]

Lisa Kroon appointed chair of UCSF clinical pharmacy department

Lisa Kroon, PharmD Lisa kroon, PharmD, has been appointed the new president of the Department of Clinical Pharmacy within the UCSF School of Pharmacy, from July 1. Kroon has served as the acting chairman of the department since July 2012, when the previous chairman, B. Joseph Guglielmo, PharmD, became interim dean and later dean of […]