This course is offered 100% online every fall, spring and summer term!
PHA6935 – History in Pharmacy Leadership
Will trace the history and people behind the transformation of pharmacy profession. Integrated will be insights on leadership characteristics that helps facilitate transformation.
Terms offered: Fall, Spring and Summer (starting Spring 2021)
Course dates (Spring 2021): January 11th, 2021 – April 18th, 2021
- Define leadership.
- Describe characteristics, behaviors and practices of effective leaders.
- Identify leaders inside and outside the profession.
- Develop mentoring relationships.
- Reflect on characteristics of leaders who assisted in transforming the profession of pharmacy.
- Describe key events in history of pharmacy that brought transition of profession to enhanced patient care role including legislative and policy products.
- Integrate and reflect on leadership principles as identified from the selected leadership book that could accelerate transformation of the profession.
- Develop self-awareness of personal characteristics possessed to lead change.
- Develop a vision for transformation of the profession within the next 20 years.
|Week 2||Mentorship plan – goals|
|Week 3||Roots of Clinical Pharmacy 1900-1959|
|Week 5||Transformation to Clinical Pharmacy 1970-1979|
|Week 10||Transformation of profession|
|Week 11||The Future – Workforce, Education, Practice|
$575 per credit hour plus student fees
Questions regarding course content?
Contact the instructor, Dr. Therese Poirier
Questions about the application and registration process?
Elenbaas R, Worthen D, Webb E. Clinical Pharmacy in the United States. Transformation of a Profession. ACCP. 2019. 2nd edition
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