University of Michigan College of Pharmacy faculty members recently returned from Taipei, Taiwan, where they attended National Taiwan University School of Pharmacy’s first Research Day and International Conference.
“Dr. Miller is an effective, enthusiastic, and patient preceptor. I am leaving the rotation with a newfound appreciation and interest in critical care medicine. His excitement for and interest in the topics that we discussed was contagious.”
“Students who participate in PFS-Pharm will have the opportunity to build their academic skill set, through tutoring and advising, their professional skill set, through presentations and shadowing, and their understanding of the broad field that is pharmacy,” explains Dr. Regina McClinton.
Michael Smith, clinical assistant professor of pharmacy, related a bit of the history of how this classification of drugs has evolved and noted that even though they have been the drugs of choice for pain management for a couple of decades, opioids aren't as effective as once hoped.