Latest Conference Articles

Understanding and Overcoming Toxicities in Asparaginase Treatment for ALL

Understanding and Overcoming Toxicities in Asparaginase Treatment for ALL

September 9th 2021, 4:50pm

Society of Hematologic Oncology (SOHO) Annual Meeting

Because asparaginase is used exclusively in ALL, most adult oncologists do not administer it routinely.

Experts Outline COVID-19 Trends, Flu Season Predictions

Experts Outline COVID-19 Trends, Flu Season Predictions

August 31st 2021, 7:40pm

NACDS Total Store Expo

Doug Long, vice president of industry relations at IQVIA, and Scott Biggs, director of supplier services, discussed their session at the 2021 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo titled "Pharmaceutical Trends, Issues, and Forecasts."

Updates in Provider Status for Pharmacists

Updates in Provider Status for Pharmacists

August 30th 2021, 6:23pm

National Pharmaceutical Association Annual Convention

Pharmacy Times spoke with Dr. Trishia Shaw, the Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Chicago State University College of Pharmacy, on her presentation at the NPhA conference titled “Who’s your Provider”—Updates in Provider Status for Pharmacists.

Expert: Representation of Black Populations in Pharmacy is Critical to Equitable Access to Vaccines, Care

Expert: Representation of Black Populations in Pharmacy is Critical to Equitable Access to Vaccines, Care

August 11th 2021, 4:07pm

National Pharmaceutical Association Annual Convention

Jacinda Abdul-Mutakabbir, PharmD, MPH, AAHIVP, assistant professor of pharmacy practice at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, discusses the importance of Black pharmacists in creating equitable access to COVID-19 vaccinations.

Expert: Data from Opioid-Related Activities in Academic Pharmacy Show the Value of Pharmacists’ Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

Expert: Data from Opioid-Related Activities in Academic Pharmacy Show the Value of Pharmacists’ Efforts to Fight the Opioid Epidemic

August 3rd 2021, 7:16pm

AACP

Thomas Maggio, MBA, public affairs and engagement manager at AACP, discussed his presentation assessing the Opioid-Related Activity Database and its impact in showing the efforts of pharmacists and student pharmacists to fight the opioid epidemic.

Addressing Logistical Challenges of CAR T Therapy Administration in Inpatient, Outpatient Settings

Addressing Logistical Challenges of CAR T Therapy Administration in Inpatient, Outpatient Settings

August 2nd 2021, 7:48pm

ATOPP

Pharmacy Times interviewed Craig Freyer, PharmD, BCOP, and Andrew Lin, PharmD, BCOP, to discuss how to manage the logistical challenges that arise during the administration of CAR T therapy in inpatient and outpatient settings for patients with multiple myeloma.

Establishing Workflow for In-clinic, Home Administration of Cabotegravir-rilpivirine Injections for HIV-1

Establishing Workflow for In-clinic, Home Administration of Cabotegravir-rilpivirine Injections for HIV-1

July 29th 2021, 1:31pm

ASHP Specialty

Workflow in the clinic and the pharmacy are critical for the implementation of a new and novel medication therapy, such as cabotegravir-rilpivirine.

Updates in Prevention, Treatment of Cytokine Release Syndrome, Neurologic Toxicities for Patients With Multiple Myeloma

Updates in Prevention, Treatment of Cytokine Release Syndrome, Neurologic Toxicities for Patients With Multiple Myeloma

July 27th 2021, 2:56pm

ATOPP

Pharmacy Times interviewed Craig Freyer, PharmD, BCOP, and Andrew Lin, PharmD, BCOP, to discuss the updates in the prevention and treatment of cytokine release syndrome and neurologic toxicities for patients with multiple myeloma.

Factors Important to Underrepresented Minorities When Selecting a Pharmacy School

Factors Important to Underrepresented Minorities When Selecting a Pharmacy School

July 23rd 2021, 1:21pm

AACP

Location, class size, student-to-faculty ratio, and a strong alumni network are some of the recommendations that Campbell highlighted as main points to look for in a program.

Engaging Colleges of Pharmacy to Assist Establishing Payer-Provider Relationships

Engaging Colleges of Pharmacy to Assist Establishing Payer-Provider Relationships

July 22nd 2021, 2:30pm

AACP

During a presentation at the 2021 annual meeting of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, the presenters broke down how best to engage colleges of pharmacy to help in establishing payer-provider relationships.