Locked on Pharmacy Podcast

By American Pharmacists Association

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The American Pharmacists Association's (APhA) Locked on Pharmacy Podcast provides an inside look into a wide range of health, public health and health policy topics from the unique perspective of pharmacists. Stay up to date and become informed on the variety of services that pharmacists offer beyond the safe distribution of medicine.

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APhA Podcast - Do New Guidelines Provide A More Clear Path in Treating Hypertension?
<p>In this episode of the Locked on Pharmacy Podcast, Immediate Past APhA President Nancy Alvarez chats with expert Joseph Saseen, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Department of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, about guidelines and recommended regimens for treating hypertension. Download this podcast and hear the evidence behind new hypertension guidelines and guidance on how to deliver optimal patient-centered treatment and much more!</p>
Jul 18, 2018
APhA Podcast - Pharmacist Chris Herndon Discusses Pain and the Impact of Opioids on Treatment
<p>In this episode, Immediate Past APhA President Nancy Alvarez sits down to chat with pain expert Chris Herndon, PharmD, CPE, Professor in the School of Pharmacy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, about pain and the impact of the opioid epidemic and stigma on treatment planning for patients. Make sure you tune in to hear best practices and the latest on pain management, the opioid debate, patient advocacy and much more from one of the most respected thought leaders in the profession of pharmacy!</p>
May 15, 2018
APhA Podcast - APhA Presidents Open Up About APhA and the Profession of Pharmacy
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> </font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri"><font size="3"><span style="color: #1f4e79;">In this episode, Immediate Past APhA President Nancy Alvarez sits down to chat with new APhA President Nicki L. Hilliard, </span><span style="color: #2f5597; mso-themecolor: accent5; mso-themeshade: 191; mso-style-textfill-fill-color: #2F5597; mso-style-textfill-fill-themecolor: accent5; mso-style-textfill-fill-alpha: 100.0%;">PharmD, MHSA, BCNP, FAPhA, about a number of topics, including the State of the Union of APhA and the profession of pharmacy. </span><span style="color: #1f4e79;">Make sure you tune in as the two leaders open up about the evolving role of pharmacists in the changing health care environment! <span style="mso-spacerun: yes;"> </span></span></font></font></p> <p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> </font></p>
Apr 17, 2018
APhA Podcast - Dr. Autumn Stewart-Lynch Discusses Pharmacists Role in Prescribing Hormonal Contraceptives
<p><font size="3" face="Times New Roman"> </font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Calibri"><font size="3"><span style="color: #1f497d;">Pharmacists in some states are now allowed to prescribe oral contraceptives. This exciting opportunity is yet another way pharmacists are meeting the needs of patients in their communities and helping to improve access to health care. </span><span style="color: #1f4e79;">In this episode, APhA President Nancy Alvarez interviews pharmacist, </span><span style="color: #1f497d; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold;">Dr. Autumn Stewart-Lynch</span><span style="color: #1f4e79;">, a clinical faculty member at Duquesne University who teaches the therapeutics of contraception and also practices in a family medicine clinic where she helps patients, along with family medicine residents and physicians, to select an appropriate contraceptive method. Listen as </span><span style="color: #1f497d; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold;">Dr. Stewart-Lynch</span><span style="color: #1f4e79;"> talks about the evolving role pharmacists have in prescribing hormonal contraceptives.</span></font></font></p>
Feb 09, 2018
APhA Podcast - Adam Welch on Pharmacists' Roles in Providing Immunizations
<p>Pharmacists are the medication experts on health care teams, and often work with physicians and other health care providers to ensure that a patient is receiving the most appropriate medications, and using them safely and correctly. Pharmacists have also take on an increasingly active role in preventing thousands, if not millions, of illnesses by providing influenza and other necessary vaccinations. In this episode, APhA President Nancy Alvarez interviews Adam C. Welch, Associate Dean for Assessment and Academic Affairs and Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy – East Tennessee State University about the importance of immunizations and the improved access that pharmacists offer.</p>
Dec 14, 2017
APhA Podcast - Chronic Pain Physician Dr. Elliot Krane
<p>Opioid addiction, misuse and abuse has grown into a public health crisis that is tearing down communities throughout the country. How do we address this complex problem? In this episode, APhA President Nancy Alvarez interviews pain physician, Elliot J. Krane, MD, who takes a deep dive into the mystery of chronic pain.</p>
Dec 12, 2017
APhA Podcast - Pharmacists Jake Nichols Discusses Battle with Addiction
<p>Addiction has become a public health crisis that is tearing down communities throughout the country. How do we address this complex problem? In this episode, APhA President Nancy Alvarez interviews pharmacist, Jack Nichols, whose 15-year narcotics habit cost him a high-profile career and led to criminal charges for writing fake prescriptions and diverting drugs. Listen as Jake sheds light on the stigma associated with addiction.</p>
Dec 01, 2017