Chats for October 2011


LMH pharmacy director to answer questions about drug shortage, more

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 10:00 a.m.

Pat Parker, director of Pharmacy and IV Therapy at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, will be available to discuss the national drug shortage and to take other questions. Parker has been director of pharmacy at LMH since 1984 and also directed the oncology unit from 2001 to 2004. He is adjunct clinical professor of pharmacy practice with Kansas University’s School of Pharmacy. He is an active member of the American Society of Health Systems Pharmacists and the Kansas Council of Health Systems Pharmacists. He has served on the Kansas Board of Pharmacy. He also has helped organize medical mission trips to impoverished regions of Kenya where AIDS is prevalent.