Department of Pharmacy Practice News

October 30, 2015

Announcements in the monthly meeting of the PCOM School of Pharmacy Department of Pharmacy Practice for May through October 2015:

May 2015

  • Dr. Reece was chosen as item writer for FPGEE/PCOA Item Writing Workshop at NABP in June.
  • Dr. Holaway spoke at the First Annual Health Fair/Spring Fest, April 25.

June 2015

  • Drs. Elliott and Reece’s manuscript, “Needles: The Sticky Details” has been accepted for publication in upcoming issue of Practical Diabetology.
  • Dr. Reece is appointed to Governor Deal’s Commission on Medical Cannabis – a committee that will help set Georgia’s policies on medical marijuana.

July 2015

  • Dr. Reece has been elected to the Board of Directors for the American Association of Diabetes Educators – a three-year term beginning January 2016.
  • Dr. Elliott is on the AACP national nominating committee for the upcoming year.
  • Dr. Rollins’ JAPhA publication (July12, 2015, Volume 55 – Issue 4), “Disease-specific direct-to-consumer advertising for reminding consumers to take medications”.
  • Our Residency program began with two residents.

September 2015

  • Dr. Reece co-authored PRN opinion paper, Current Medical Research and Opinion, August 19, 2015.