Blogs

The Reinvented Pharmacist
This blog focuses on what our Editor-in-Chief sees as the future of pharmacy.
News & Views
Mike Hennessy shares his views and perspectives on issues that affect pharmacists.
Eric, Pharmacist
Eric Durbin, RPh, discusses the challenges that pharmacists face today, and what is needed to advance the profession.
For the Record
Darshan Kulkarni, a pharmacist and attorney based out of Kulkarni Law firm (Philadelphia, PA), will provide insights on the legal, regulatory, administrative, and ethical issues that can affect pharmacists in their everyday practice.
Redheaded Pharmacist
The Redheaded Pharmacist is a popular blog about pharmacy written from the perspective of a retail pharmacist about his experiences "being a very small part of the huge United States healthcare system."
Compounding in the Kitchen
In this blog, Jill Drury, a clinical pharmacy specialist based in Chicago, Illinois, will talk about her passions—pharmacy and cooking, and how she has managed to blend the two. She will provide insights on compounding, along with recipes for healthy dishes, and will relate stories from her experiences.
Pharmacists United for Truth and Transparency
This blog is designed to keep pharmacists educated about the truth behind drug costs and keep them informed on the misinformation spread by PBMs.
Piller of the Community
This blog will highlight the pharmacist's role in preventive medicine. When diet and exercise are the prescription, specially trained pharmacists are the ones to fill it. It will also focus on current trends in pharmacy such as politics, customer service, and health care ethics. There will also be the occasional pharmacy humor piece.
Money Matters
In this blog, the editor of Physician's Money Digest tackles financial issues impacting today's younger health care professionals, including recent graduates, students, and individuals who need a crash course in finances. Have a question about how to handle your own financial challenges? Send it to us at moneymatters@pharmacytimes.com.
Focus on Current Thinking
Stephen Eckel is an avid reader on issues impacting the practice of health-system pharmacy. His writings discuss recent articles or books he has read, with perspectives on how they relate to the current practice of health-system pharmacy. He enjoys hearing feedback from readers of his work, even if they do not agree with his opinions.
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Todd S. Eury provides his perspectives on pharmacy policy, technology, and business practices in this regular podcast series.
 

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Recent Blog Posts

The Case of the Missed Dose
Piller of the Community
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How Some Develop a Taste for Meth
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Friday, September 30, 2016
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Piller of the Community
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
The Return of the Pharmacy Future Leaders Podcast
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Monday, September 19, 2016
Community Pharmacy and Point-of-Care Testing
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Recap of the 5 Roads Out of Retail Pharmacy
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Monday, September 12, 2016
Making the Most of Change
News & Views
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Employing the 5 Roads Out of (and Back Into) Retail Pharmacy
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Podcast: Medical Marijuana's Clinical Advancements
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Monday, August 29, 2016
Introducing the Specialty Pharmacy Podcast Show
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Waiting to Conduct Research on Cannabis
Piller of the Community
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Gavel and Pestle Podcast: Trade Secrets and Baked Beans
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
5 Roads Out of Retail Pharmacy: Part 3
Pharmacy Podcast Show
Monday, August 22, 2016
Beautifully Damaged Like Jared Leto’s Joker
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Thursday, August 18, 2016
Introducing Preparation to Opportunity
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