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Demonstrating our Value: “Thank You For All That You Do”
By Kari Vavra Janes, Pharm.D., BCPS, associate professor of pharmacy practice, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy, Grand Rapids   As discussed in the past issues of the MSHP Monitor, the 2018 Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) theme is “Demonstrating our Valu...
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Together We Can Make a Difference – Emergency Preparedness
By Mary Beth O’Connell, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP, FCCP, FNAP, AGSF, professor, Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Detroit Every year, disasters and public health threats affect various populations and geographical areas. Since 1953, Michigan has ...
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Posted in: Innovative Practice
Injectable GLP-1 Agonists & Combination Products: Review for Inpatient Use
By Matthew Hecker, Pharm.D., PGY1 pharmacy practice resident, Sparrow Hospital, Lansing   Glucagon-like-peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists are a class of injectable and oral medications used in the treatment of type II diabetes. Injectable agents that are currently approved for use in the Un...
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Posted in: Patient Safety

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Upcoming Events

Nov. 1
MSHP Board of Directors Meeting

MPA Headquarters, 408 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, MI 48933
Nov. 2
2018 MSHP Annual Meeting

Sheraton Hotel, 21111 Haggerty Road, Novi, MI 48375
Nov. 3
2018 MPF Royal Pharmacy Faire

MPA Headquarters, 480 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, MI 48933
Nov. 8
APhA Pharmacy-based Immunization Delivery

Michigan Pharmacists Association, 408 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, MI 48933
MPA is hosting a Pharmacy-based Immunization Delivery Program on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at Michigan Pharmacist Association Headquarters, 408 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, Mich. 48933 MPA hosts several Pharmacy-based Immunization Delivery Programs each year to encourage pharmacists and student pharmacists to gain the knowledge and training necessary to become primary sources of vaccine information and delivery. Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery is an innovative, intensive and practice-based continuing pharmacy education program, based on national educational standards for immunization training from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This program is designed to educate pharmacists about the professional opportunities for vaccine advocacy and administration. This practice-based curriculum represents a fusion of science and clinical pharmacy. The program also emphasizes a health care team approach and seeks to foster the implementation of interventions that will promote disease prevention and public health.
Nov. 12
MPA Executive Board Meeting

MPA Headquarters, 408 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, MI 48933
Nov. 16
MSPT Executive Committee Meeting

Charter Health Care Training Center, 1055 Charter Drive, Flint, MI 48532
Nov. 20
MSCP Committees and Board Meeting

MPA Headquarters, 408 Kalamazoo Plaza, Lansing, MI 48933