Featured Stories tagged with "TCOP"

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Why pharmacy? "You know how parents always want their children to do better than they did…and then they end up following in their parents\' footsteps? I took that phrase literally. My mother is a pharmacy technician (and many of my relatives are nurses). I was originally an architecture major, but changed my mind halfway through college – I realized I wanted a more science based career."
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Why don’t people adhere to their medication regimens? Where’s the best place to store your medications? What are ways to ensure our loved ones remember to take their medications the right way, the right time?
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This past Saturday, Pharmacists for Public Health (PPH) at the Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) teamed up with the Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM)-Harlem to perform blood-pressure screenings and brown-bag medication reviews at the third annual Harlem Healthy Soul Festival hosted by the Apollo Theater. The festival, which offered live entertainment, informative exhibits, and presentations by celebrities, doctors and health experts including TouroCOM\'s own Dr. John M. Palmer and Dr. Jeff Gardere, offered families the opportunity to learn about resources that foster active and healthy lifestyles. 
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As a child, Saera Murtaza was used to having unusual family vacations. Instead of Disneyland or the trips to Europe her Long Island friends took, Murtaza, with her parents and siblings, visited her extended family in a rural village outside of Peshawar in Pakistan.
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If you’re thinking about pharmacy as a career, read on to learn the basics. Here are some answers to key questions you may have regarding the necessary training, starting salary, a typical day in the workplace and more.
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Attaining his Pharm.D. is only the first step for Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) P2 Alexander Agyei Marfo. Once he finishes his Pharm.D., Agyei Marfo intends to work in the pharmaceutical world for several years while earning an MBA. After that, he hopes to start a hedge fund with a focus on the pharmaceutical industry.
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India, Nigeria, Philippines, Vietnam, China, Korea, Jamaica, Ghana, Hawaii, Cameroon, Bangladesh and Israel were just a few of the countries represented at the Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) fourth annual Multicultural Day. 
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"I walked into CVS one day because I wanted to get inside of the job," says Valerie Atong, a P1 student at the Touro College of Pharmacy (TCOP) who worked as a pharmacy technician for ten years in Atlanta, Georgia. "It was something I always wanted to do...and the rest is history."
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This past week, Joy Solomon, Esq., Director and Managing Attorney of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, came to speak about elder-abuse prevention at the Touro College of Pharmacy. Below are three main tips she offered to help PharmD students understand what elder abuse is—and what to do if abuse is suspected.
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Monique Scott, a second-year pharmacy student at Touro’s College of Pharmacy (TCOP), stood in front of a whiteboard. Before her twenty-five seventh graders squirmed in their seats.