Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PHAR 528 Intro to Pharmacy & Health Prof II



Course Description

The pharmacy learner will continue to be introduced to various pharmacy career paths and opportunities, examine the history of pharmacy and explore more healthcare professions in this second course of the two course series. Learners will become acquainted with pharmacy career opportunities and pathways, and learn the importance of leadership, professionalism, and involvement in pharmacy organizations. They will examine the historical evolution of the pharmacist?s role from one focused on drug compounding and distribution to a patient-centered practice model and interprofessional collaboration. Learners will continue the process of thinking as a team member by reviewing similarities and differences in communication techniques among various healthcare professionals. Learners will gain insight into self and professional goals through reflection.


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