September 21, 2023

Pharmacy Leadership Degree Offered Online

The Master of Science degree in Pharmacy Leadership from the University of Cincinnati James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy is one of the only programs of its kind in the United States and among the first to be offered online. This online pharmacy leadership graduate program combines leadership and professional development content in a series of healthcare, business, and management courses. Read more.


CDC Urges Updated COVID-19 Vaccines for Everyone Eligible

Pharmacists have a lot of vaccines to juggle in the next few months. In addition to the routine flu shots, older adults have an enhanced version as well as the option of having one of the new respiratory syncytial virus vaccines. Now, on top of that, new bivalent COVID-19 vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech have become available. Read more.

What Are the Most Effective Smoking Cessation Products?

Pharmacists fill a multitude of scripts for smoking cessation products, but how well do they work and what products are most effective for smoking cessation? A new report in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews provides some answers. Find out what a new multinational review determined about nicotine electronic cigarettes and two prescription medications.


Similar Flu Vaccine Helps Prevent Hospitalizations Southern Hemisphere

One way to get an early indication of the effectiveness of the annual influenza vaccine is to gauge how well a similar one has worked in the Southern Hemisphere. Based on that, the CDC has promising news—especially in terms of preventing hospitalization of children and older adults—that was published in its Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report. Read more.

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