Seminars 2019


Rx for Success: Partnering with a Pharmacist

Oct 24, 2019
Clinical Theater 1

Collaborative relationships between veterinarians and pharmacists can improve veterinary health care outcomes. This session will provide insight into developing positive relationships with pharmacists who fill pet prescriptions in a community pharmacy setting. Get ready for some great clinical pearls mixed with a dash of humor that will equip you for working with pharmacists!

  • Discuss clinical pearls that will facilitate safe medicine use practices when outsourcing prescriptions.
  • Recall strategies for communicating prescriptions to pharmacists to ensure patient safety.
  • Name the required elements that must written on a prescription.
  • Summarize the professional services that pharmacists can provide for practicing veterinarians.
Elaine Blythe, , Associate Professor of Veterinary Pharmacology - St. Matthews University School of Veterinary Medicine