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Lisa McCarthy

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Innovation Fund Recipient

Pharmacists: Personalized Medicine Experts in Primary Care

Led by Lisa McCarthy (PharmD MSc), (Women’s College Hospital (WCH) and Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto), this multi-phase project will equip primary care pharmacists with the knowledge and skills required to take a lead role as personalized medicine experts in our health system and evaluate the impact on patients’ health outcomes.

Related links:

Pharmacists as Personalized Medicine Experts (PRIME): Experiences Implementing Pharmacist-Led Pharmacogenomic Testing in Primary Care Practices – Published 2021

A Continuing Professional Development Program for Pharmacists Implementing Pharmacogenomics into Practice – Published 2020

2016 article and video,

2016 news article: Personalized medicine in community practice

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