The Chinese American Pharmacists Student Association (CHAPSA) is a newly founded organization at Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP). The mission of CHAPSA is to foster an environment for student pharmacists to learn about and appreciate the Chinese culture, while promoting the pharmacy profession through health care services and education to the community. We are currently partnering with the Irvine Chinese School to bring a series of health-related seminars to the community. This past Sunday (11/4), CHAPSA members delivered a presentation about Flu/Vaccines to the Irvine Chinese School community. The event was a success and we hope to continue to partner with the Irvine Chinese School for future community outreach events.
Dr. Jerika Lam was selected to participate in the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) Patient Safety Policy Committee to develop a policy statement on Pharmacy’s role in Patient Safety. Members are selected from around the world based on their contributions in the area of patient safety. The Committee is comprised of pharmacists working in different settings
The situation in many hospitals with personal protective equipment (PPE) for our front line healthcare workers is critical. As the rates of virus infection increase, it is crucial over the next few weeks that everyone does all they can to limit the PPE shortage. Healthcare professionals on the front line need to protect themselves and