The Way I See It

Harold E. Cohen, RPh

Harold, a registered pharmacist licensed in New Jersey and New York, is the former Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of U.S. Pharmacist. He is a widely published author and international speaker on all issues pertaining to the business and practice of pharmacy who takes a pragmatic and visionary approach to pharmacy’s future and the profession’s impact on the marketplace and other healthcare platforms.


January 19, 2017

If at First You Don’t Succeed...

It’s time for the legislators who were elected to roll up their sleeves and work to preserve the best aspects of the Affordable Care Act.
December 20, 2016

Winning and Losing…It’s Complicated

Hopefully, our new president will eventually spell out in clear terms, sooner than later, what will be in store for healthcare professionals under the ACA.
October 13, 2016

An Rx for Voting

Pharmacists should do their homework on the issues, choose the best candidate regardless of party, and finally and most importantly, exercise their power to vote.

September 19, 2016

You Don’t Have to Be a Rocket Scientist

It’s too early to assess the full impact genetic therapies will have on the pharmacist’s role, but it is an area that pharmacists should follow closely, because it is surely coming.

July 14, 2016

Researching the Research

Pharmacists must make sure that the study they are quoting is solid, and this is key to providing useful and beneficial information to their patients.
June 20, 2016

Kryptonite Is Not Going to Help This Time

The overuse of antibiotics may have spawned the emergence of a true "Superbug."