The “Pharmacogenomics Education Program: Bridging the Gap between Science and Practice” (PharmGenEd) is an evidence-based pharmacogenomics education program designed for pharmacists and physicians, pharmacy and medical students, and other healthcare professionals. The program team at UCSD Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is collaborating with national pharmacy and medical associations to bring pharmacogenomics educational materials to more than 100,000 pharmacists, students, and Healthcare Professionals.
The program core members are UCSD faculty members: Grace M. Kuo, PharmD, MPH (Principal Investigator/Program Director); Kelly C. Lee, PharmD, BCPP; Joseph D. Ma, PharmD; James R. Halpert; PhD, Philip E. Bourne, PhD; Theodore Ganiats, MD; and Palmer W. Taylor, PhD. Consultants include Karen S. Hudmon, DrPH, MS, RPh (Purdue University) and Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg, PhD (Karolinska Institute in Sweden).
We welcome healthcare professionals, academicians, and researchers to join this virtual community. We also welcome you to visit our program website (link provided below).
Acknowledgment: This project is funded by the CDC Grant No. IU38GD00070 from 2008 to 2011. The program contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of CDC.