Eric Vo Pham is a 2023 Pharm.D. Candidate at the University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy (UMSOP). Pham is passionate about leadership development, optimizing care for all patients, and advancing the pharmacy profession.
The Get the Medications Right (GTMRx) Institute recently announced the release of the 2022 edition of its summary of published research from practice sites using comprehensive medication management (CMM).
Madison Irwin, Pharm.D., BCPS, is a clinical and translational sciences postdoctoral fellow at the University of Michigan College of Pharmacy. She graduated with a B.S. degree in biology from the University of Dayton in 2015 and a Pharm.D. degree from the Ohio State University College of Pharmacy in 2019. She subsequently completed PGY1 pharmacy practice and PGY2 pain management and palliative care residencies at University of Michigan Health (UMH).
Deborah Bondi, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS, BCPPS, pediatric clinical coordinator, NICU clinical pharmacy specialist, and PGY2 Pediatric Pharmacy Residency program director at The University of Chicago Medicine, Comer Children's Hospital answers the question: How can I attain or maintain appropriate work-life balance during postgraduate training and throughout my career?
Reviewed and endorsed by ACCP, American Society of Transplantation, and International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation; these consensus recommendations are intended to standardize the approach to maintenance immunosuppression for specific solid organ transplants.
Pharmacy residents are faced with almost limitless opportunities to identify gaps in knowledge and devise plans to bridge those gaps. In particular, I was mystified by the details of the 340B program. How does our organization administer it, and how exactly do savings on outpatient drugs allow us to expand services? Trying to conduct my own research by slogging through HRSA’s website and other resources only left the picture muddier.
Christina Doligalski, Pharm.D., FCCP, FAST, BCPS, CPP
Christina Doligalski, Pharm.D., FCCP, FAST, BCPS, CPP, clinical pharmacist practitioner, University of North Carolina Health Care, answers the question:
What advice can you share for a successful clinical pharmacy career?
When I started residency, I was full of excitement and confidence that I would be able to conquer the chaotic nature of my PGY1 year...I did not expect to struggle with the shocking highs and lows of the residency year and the toll it took on my mental health.
The PRN’s goals are as follows:
1.) Facilitate communication between ACCP members regarding developments in the application of outcomes and economics techniques in clinical practice, research, and educational environments
2.) Enhance the knowledge of ACCP members in the field of outcomes and economics
ACCP members led a joint response with the Pediatric Pharmacy Association (PPA) in regards to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)approval of both Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines for children of ages 6 months and older.
The ACCP APPE is designed to provide students pursuing a Pharm.D. degree with an opportunity to learn about leadership within a professional organization from the perspectives of both elected leaders and staff, with a syllabus incorporating both individual and group discussions, journal clubs, presentations, and writing projects.
The 2022 ACCP recruitment events at the Global Conference on Clinical Pharmacy in San Francisco will include a Residency, Fellowship, and Graduate Program Showcase and an appointment-based Professional Placement Forum (PPF).
The Equitable Community Access to Pharmacist Services Act (ECAPS) ensures Medicare patients have access to timely and consistent treatment from pharmacists for pandemic-related health services, and facilitates pharmacist response to current and future threats to public health.
Learn about Alan E. Gross, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCIDP, BCPS, a clinical associate professor of pharmacy practice at the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy. He is a board-certified pharmacotherapy specialist and a board-certified infectious diseases pharmacist.