MPA | Pharmacy News

Entries for May 2016

Join the Women of Michigan Pharmacy for an evening of fun, networking and painting Tuesday, June 14, from 6-9 p.m.! The evening will include a brief discussion of the Online Book Club Selection of Lean In, by Sheryl Sandberg, as well as step-by-step painting instruction provided by Wine & Canvas. This event will be hosted at Henry’s on the Square Restaurant & Bar, 229 S. Washington S...

Read More

by Rebecca Maynard, Pharm.D., Western Regional Society Representative On May 11, 2016, the 47th Annual Western Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (WMSHP) Spring Seminar was held at the Prince Conference Center in Grand Rapids, Mich. Attendees received five hours of live continuing education (CE) credit with topics on diabetes, pharmacist extenders, expedited partner therapy laws, infec...

Read More

Fitting In Fitness

Posted on May 15, 2016 in: Member News

by Hana Alawy, Pharm.D; Kallie Amer, Pharm.D.; Kaitlin Baisden, Pharm.D.; Sara Brown, Pharm.D.; PGY-1 Pharmacy Practice Residents, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit There are those among us who possess the ability to maintain an exercise regimen despite hectic lives. For the rest of us, our busy lives often result in our classifying exercise as a luxury. Most Americans gain 1-2 pounds...

Read More

by Rachel E. Meyer, Pharm.D. and Robert M. Granett, Pharm.D., PGY-1 Residents, Mercy Health Saint Mary's, Grand Rapids, Mich. Approximately 50 percent of antibiotics are prescribed either unnecessarily or incorrectly. The overuse of antibiotics worldwide has been associated with an increase in antibiotic-resistant pathogens and antibiotic-related adverse events.1,2 In the United States, approxima...

Read More

by Katelin Anderson, Pharm.D. Candidate, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy; Jacob Chaffee, Pharm.D. Candidate, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy; Michael E. Klepser, Pharm.D., FCCP, Ferris State University College of Pharmacy It has been estimated that 60 percent of all antibiotics used in the United States are prescribed in the ambulatory care setting.1 Furthermore, 21 perce...

Read More

Page 2 of 5First   Previous   1  [2]  3  4  5  Next   Last   

Search for
Pharmacy News