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Toxicology expert speaks at College of Pharmacy

Washington Poison Center director tells his journey from the Bronx to Mr. Yuk

Dr. Alexander GarrardAlexander Garrard is a nationally recognized expert on poison. He has been interviewed on CNN and brought into courtrooms to talk as an expert on poisonings and drug related issues.

On February 12 he spoke to student pharmacists at the Washington State University Health Sciences campus in Spokane about the path he took from his pharmacy education to his current position as the clinical managing director at the Washington Poison Center and diplomate for the American Board of Applied Toxicology. Read more.

WSU Pharm.D. in Yakima

City of Yakima welcome signProgram extension gives opportunity for early adoption of new teaching methods

This year, the WSU College of Pharmacy and the Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences (PNWU) finalized an agreement to offer the WSU Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree on the PNWU campus in Yakima, Washington. The collaboration between the two universities will allow WSU student pharmacists and PNWU students of osteopathic medicine to learn to care for patients as a team. Read more.

How community pharmacy can impact health care policy

Health policy lobbyist gives student pharmacists pointers on how to make a difference.

Heidi Ann Ecker was the sixth speaker in this year’s “Preparing for Your Career in Pharmacy” seminar series hosted by the Washington State University College of Pharmacy... Read more.

Ph.D. program offers additional opportunities, industry internships

One of the differences between today’s Ph.D. students and those of a few years ago is their interest in being exposed to more career opportunities, says Kathryn E. Meier, associate dean for graduate education in the College of Pharmacy. Read more.


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