Tag Archives: pharmacy
Competing in the next realm of research and treatment

Competing in the next realm of research and treatment

New Ellis Pharmacogenomics and Disease Prevention laboratories propel pharmacy and health sciences students to the cutting edge The healthcare landscape is changing and, with the exciting addition of two new laboratories, the Drake University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is poised to take a leadership role. In today’s “one size fits all” healthcare experience, […]

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Dreams take flight

Dreams take flight

Drake alumnus John Forbes received this year’s Next-Generation Pharmacist Civic Leader of the Year award.

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From medicine to motivation

From medicine to motivation

Corey Jahnke, PH’90, drew on experiences gained during his career as a pharmacist to write a newly published book that encourages individuals to pursue professional and personal goals.

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Finding her way

Finding her way

With a passion for people and for learning, Danielle Ford, a 2011 Drake graduate, says she knew a job in health care was for her. “I’ve always envisioned myself around people, and what better way to be around people than to help them,” she says. “Plus, I love learning and school. The health care field is always evolving, so I will always be learning.”

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The Campus Experience — From Those Living It

The Campus Experience — From Those Living It

Four years. It’s not long, but this short time can mean everything to college students hoping to discover and solidify their place in the world. Choosing where to spend this formative period is of the utmost importance — and it’s rarely an easy decision to make. Drake’s admission staff hosts personal visits, online chats, campus […]

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Treating the person behind the prescription

Treating the person behind the prescription

Pharmacists often have only a short window of time to interact with patients who are picking up prescriptions. Knowing how to convey health information in a 30-second spot is essential, but understanding patient lifestyle is also important.

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