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The Role of the Pharmacist in the Management of Substance Use Disorders
Wednesday, June 14 from 12:00pm – 1:30pm EST
Pharmacists are an underutilized resource in the management of patients with substance use disorders. With over 90% of the population residing within five miles of a pharmacy, pharmacists are the most accessible health care professional. This webinar will explore how pharmacists can be an important member of the healthcare team in providing optimal care to patients with substance use disorders.
Presenters: Janet K. Astle, B.S., Pharmacy, Ed.D.
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