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Certina Ho

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Innovation Fund Recipient

Safety Alerts as Drivers for Pharmaceutical Opinion Program: A Pilot Study to Reduce Potential Hospitalizations due to Preventable Drug-Drug Interactions

The Canadian Foundation for Pharmacy’s Innovation Fund Grant of $50,000 supports a research project under the guidance of Principal Investigator Certina Ho, ISMP Canada and School of Pharmacy, University of Waterloo, to analyze and support the role of pharmacist to prevent medication errors, while generating new revenue streams via Ontario’s funded Pharmaceutical Opinions program.

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2015 article in Pharmacy Practice+ – Safety alerts a win for patients, pharmacists, government

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