Sep 19, 2016
The Pharmacy Future Leaders Podcast returns to the Pharmacy Podcast Network with new Host Tony Guerra, PharmD. Tony will lead the segment of the Pharmacy Podcast Network focusing on Pharmacy Student perspectives, interviews, and future outlook of the industry.
ATTENTION PHARMACY STUDENTS
THE CONTEST: Pharmacy Future Leaders (PFL) Podcast wants to help send an outstanding student to the upcoming ASHP Midyear 2016 Clinical Meeting and Exhibition starting on Sunday, December 4, 2016 through Thursday December 8, 2016. The Pharmacy Future Leaders Podcast will pay for ONE Pharmacy Student's Registration Fee for the conference. (Airfare, hotel, and expenses are NOT covered, registration only) PFL will randomly select one student from your social media interaction via TWITTER & INSTAGRAM by posting a message about "HOW YOU ARE GOING TO IMPACT the FUTURE OF PHARMACY" as a #PharmacyFutureLeader. Creativity is encouraged. (Use pictures, links, poster info, biographies, and other postings to boost your chances)
You MUST use the hashtag #PharmacyFutureLeaders in your post to become eligible and you can post as many times as you'd like to gain the attention of the PFL Podcast Contest Team.
About the ASHP Midyear Event:
The ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting is the largest gathering of pharmacists in the world. With its focus on improving patient care, the meeting is attended by more than 20,000 pharmacy professionals from 86 countries. For four decades, the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting has provided health system pharmacy practitioners with a venue for updating their knowledge, networking with colleagues, enhancing their skills, and learning about the latest products and technologies.
The hundreds of educational activities at the Midyear Clinical Meeting are developed to maintain and enhance the knowledge, skills, and abilities of pharmacists and associated personnel in health systems. A dynamic venue for instruction on important issues relevant to contemporary pharmacy practice, the meeting’s five full days of continuing education sessions are unmatched anywhere.
About the host:
Tony currently serves as the Pharmacy Technician Program Chair and Pre-pharmacy Advisor at Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC). He is author of the audiobook Memorizing Pharmacology: A Relaxed Approach which has been on Audible.com Science and Medicine Audiobook bestseller list. He is co-author for the forthcoming The Pharmacy Technician: Principles and Practice 5th edition for Elsevier, a national textbook publisher.
He regularly publishes videos on his TonyPharmD YouTube channel to help patients and students with medication pronunciation, memorization, and health literacy. Dr. Guerra is a member of the national Phi Delta Chi pharmacy fraternity, a past board member of the Pharmacy Leadership and Education Institute (PLEI), an honorary Phi Lambda Sigma, Pharmacy Leadership Society (PLS) member, a Paragon Award winner with CVS and a member of the Pharmacy Technician Educator’s Council (PTEC).
Tony earned his B.A. in English from Iowa State University and Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Maryland.
Twitter @Tony_PharmD (preferred) or email email@example.com