SPPS205 2012 Ten Informatics Disruptions to Impact Pharmacy Practice

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Pharmacy Informatics course at UCSD.

SPPS205 2012 Where Do We Go From Here?

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Pharmacy Informatics lecture at UCSD presented by Dr. Rick Peters.

SPPS205 Pharmacy Informatics Lecture 1: Art of Medicine to the Sciences of Health

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Howard Asher CEO of ATM Health providing a first year PharmD lecture at UCSD in Pharmacy Informatics (SPPS205). The lecture describes the history and current state of health care and the promise of the future through advances both in basic and clinical care as well as the role that information technology has to play. The major take home message as recorded by the students was the emergence of person centric care.

Art of Medicine to the Sciences of Health

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Lecture by Howard Asher to the UCSD Pharmacy Informatics (SPPS205) class. The lecture covers the problems and promise of health care with an emphasis on informatics issues, particularly as it related to pharmacists.

Disease Associations With MGUS--Mayo Clinic study published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings

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Dr. S. Vincent Rajkumar, Mayo Clinic hematologist, discusses the first systematic study (published in August issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings available at http://tinyurl.com/lr55lc) to determine association of Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance (MGUS) with all diseases in 17,398 patients.

Barbara Yawn Discusses Mayo Clinic Proceedings (September 2009) Study on Health Care Use and Cost Burden of Herpes Zoster

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Dr. Barbara Yawn, Director of Research at Olmsted Medical Center, provides an overview of her study (http://tinyurl.com/mbnww3) on Health Care Utilization and the Cost Burden of Herpes Zoster, published in the September 2009 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings (www.mayoclinicproceedings.com).

MacArthur Fellow 2008: Wafaa El-Sadr, physician

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Wafaa El-Sadr is an Infectious Disease Physician introducing multi-pronged treatment strategies for some of the most pressing pandemics of our time – HIV/AIDS and TB – diseases that often afflict people with the least access to quality health care. MacArthur Fellowships offer the opportunity for Fellows to accelerate their current activities or take their work in new directions. The unusual level of independence afforded to Fellows underscores the spirit of freedom intrinsic...

MacArthur Fellow 2008: Diane Meier, geriatrician

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Diane Meier is a geriatrician transforming treatment for the seriously ill into more humane and effective care. MacArthur Fellowships offer the opportunity for Fellows to accelerate their current activities or take their work in new directions. The unusual level of independence afforded to Fellows underscores the spirit of freedom intrinsic to creative endeavors. The extraordinary creativity of MacArthur Fellows knows neither boundaries nor the constraints of age, place, and endeavor.