Pharmacists...Advancing Patient Care
The Foundation is currently in the process of receiving the final reports and closing out these grants. Oral presentations will be presented during the Foundation's Sunnyside Up Breakfast during the PPA Mid-Year Conference.
Amy Haver, PharmD, a PGY2 Geriatric Pharmacy Resident, UPMC St. Margaret, Geriatric Care Center, and her study is entitled - Improving care of older adults: provider and staff perceptions of Pharmacist-led InterVentions on Transitions of Seniors (PIVOTS): A Focus Group for $ 700
Margaret LaBuz, Pharm D, PGY1 Community Pharmacy Resident, Hartzell’s Pharmacy/ Wilkes University, for Patient’s Perspectives on HealthCare Providers (HCPs) Medication Counseling for $1,000
View the report here.
Elizabeth McCartney, PharmD, PGY1 Community Practice Resident with Giant Eagle Pharmacy for her project: Mobile application features sought after by patients of a grocery store chain pharmacy for $1,000
Lauren Osgood, PharmD Candidate 2015, Duquesne University, For Assessing Knowledge, Barriers, and Attitudes Regarding Pertussis and Pharmacists’ Immunization Services for $1,000
View the full manuscript here.
View tables here.
Gary W. Tedesco, PharmD, Academic and Research Fellow, Duquesne University and Preferred Primary Care Physicians, for “Courage to Quit” Group Tobacco Cessation Class for $1,000
To read and learn about the 2013 Grants that were awarded and their reports, please click here.
Prior Year Grants
To read and learn about the Grants Awarded in 2010-2012 and their reports, click here.