Pharmacists Help Patients Stay Informed about Diabetes Treatments

Rachele Berria, MD, PhD, Vice President and Head of the Diabetes Medical Unit at Sanofi, explains the role of pharmacists in helping patients manage their diabetes.

Rachele Berria, MD, PhD, Vice President and Head of the Diabetes Medical Unit at Sanofi, explains the role of pharmacists in helping patients manage their diabetes.

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Rachele Berria, MD, PhD: I believe that pharmacists are vital in the care of our patients with diabetes. They are the interface between the physicians, and the health care professoinals, and the patients. They're the ones that give the day to day clinical guidance, and I cannot say enough great things about them. They will play a critical role n making sure that the adult patients with type 1 diabetes that are prescribed Zynquista, if the dialogue with the FDA goes well, highlight the positive, the benefits and the potential risks to a patients in a way they are well informaed.