Preventive Medicine in the Pharmacy

Published Online: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
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In this video, Stephan Foster, PharmD, FAPha, professor and vice chair for community practice at the University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy - Memphis, discusses the history of preventive medicine in the the pharmacy.

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