Catalogue 2019 - 2020

PHAR 642 IPPE Community




Acceptance into 1st Year Pharmacy (Recommended, Previous).

Course Description

Learners will develop a deeper sense of community involvement in pharmacy practice through extended exposure to and application of community pharmacy practice. Learners will continue to expand their understanding of various practice modalities covered in PHAR 541. Learners will continue their exploration of the various facets of community pharmacy practice by integrating communication skills and relating didactic instruction to civic involvement, humanistic care of patients, and social awareness of unmet medical needs. This may include, but is not limited to: patient care; medication-related services; screening for medical problems; dispensing pharmaceuticals; medication counseling; purchasing; inventory control; and varying management styles. Learners will continue to gain insight into self and professional goals through reflection and continued development of professional portfolios. Learners will give presentations at the end of the semester.


Fall Only