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A List Of Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infectious Diseases Conferences and Meetings


On this webpage, a list of antimicrobial stewardship and infectious diseases conferences and meetings is provided. List Composed By: Timothy P. Gauthier, Pharm.D., BCPS, BCIDP Article Posted May 2023 There are many infectious diseases conferences and meetings that take place around the world each year. Every conference offers unique opportunities for learning.

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Are You “Addicted” to Your Prescription Medicine?

The People's Pharmacy

Before you read another word, rethink the term addiction! It is loaded with emotional baggage and is a terrible description of drug dependence. It often implies character flaws or vulnerability and frequently goes hand and glove with the idea of withdrawal symptoms. I use the word reluctantly. But because it is so much a part of our lexicon I feel as if this is the only way I can alert you to the potential problem.


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FDA clears Vyjuvek as first topical gene therapy


FDA clears Vyjuvek as first topical gene therapy Phil.

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Many Drugs Cause Bad Dreams

The People's Pharmacy

If you have ever been awakened by a frightening dream, you know the feeling of terror it can produce. Once you are fully awake, you may feel relieved that your nightmare wasn’t real. On the other hand, the pounding heart and scary images may keep you awake for hours. Are your bad dreams drug-induced? No one knows why some people have frequent bad dreams.

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Position Your Pharmacy for Expansion

Speaker: Chris Antypas and Josh Halladay

Access to limited distribution drugs and payer contracts are key to pharmacy expansion. But how do you prepare your operations to take the next step? Meaningful data: Collect and share clinical data regarding outcomes, utilization, and more Reporting: Limited distribution models require efficient tracking and reporting systems Workflows: Align workflows with specific pharma and payer contractual requirements For in-depth, expert insights on pharmacy expansion, watch this webinar from Inovalon.

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PPI Failure in GERD? Now What?

Med Ed 101

So you have a patient who has failed a PPI for GERD. Now what? GERD can be a challenging disease with really bothersome symptoms for patients. I’m going to discuss the options that I’ve seen used in practice with once-daily PPI failure in GERD. Before declaring a PPI failure, I can’t emphasize enough the importance […] The post PPI Failure in GERD?

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Grapefruit Lowers Blood Pressure

The People's Pharmacy

Natural products were an essential part of the pharmacopeia until the end of the 20th century. Starting around 1950, scientists valued synthetic medications more than botanical products. Consequently, many were shocked when a publication in 1991 demonstrated that grapefruit juice can increase blood levels of several medications ( Lancet , Fe b. 2, 1991 ).


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Benefits of Using Continuous Chromatography for mAb Purification


While continuous bioprocessing has been around for decades, it is becoming more attractive as technological advances and new trends in the biopharma industry emerge.

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CD20 market heats up as FDA OKs AbbVie, Genmab bispecific


CD20 market heats up as FDA OKs AbbVie, Genmab bispecific Phil.

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