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science
Medical science liaisons are biomedical professionals who are responsible for scientific management of multiple aspects of a product, such as a drug, diagnostic test, or medical device, before and after launch.
Pandemic
COVID-19 has spread to 180 countries and territories and includes and caused more than 44,000 so far, but this is not the first time a pandemic has occurred.
coronavirus
The CDC says hand washing is one of the most effective ways to reduce the spread of infectious diseases.
adherence
Some pharmacists and other health care experts are worried that patients, especially those with underlying conditions, may stop adhering to their medication regimens.

 
handshake
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists has launched a new, free service to connect health care facilities with pharmacy personnel who can help alleviate potential staffing shortages.
Top news of the week from Pharmacy Times surrounding the novel coronavirus.
New data from the FAIR Health white paper show that from 2017 to 2018, telehealth use grew 12% and use of retail clinics grew 10%.
New research in 5 human cancer cell lines revealed interdependencies between a tumor and its host’s microenvironment.
vitamins
Gunda Siska, PharmD, explains potential vitamins to keep patients healthy. 
hand washing
One of the results from the survey showed that 42% of American people do not wash their hands every time they use the restroom.
In addition, RUCDR has submitted an emergency use authorization request for a saliva collection method that will allow for broader population screening.
What was the initial reason that Detroit pharmacist James Vernor created the ginger ale, Vernors?
 
Camber Pharmaceuticals has announced that it has added Glycerin Liquid and 3 syrups to their increasingly diverse portfolio: Simple Syrup, Cherry Syrup and SoSweet® Syrup.
prescriptions
The state attorney general’s office and its State Board of Medical Examiners are limiting pharmacists and physicians from allowing patients to use certain medications for COVID-19.