Skip to main content

COVID-19 Topic Center

COVID-19 Expert Insights

Pharmacy Learning Network
By Douglas L. Jennings, PharmD, FACC, FAHA, FCCP, FHFSA, BCPS  Volume3, Issue 2 As the spring swings into full gear, vaccination totals are surging to new highs while COVID-19 case counts continue to drop across most of the nation. While these successes in preventing infections are incredibly…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Yvette C Terrie, BS Pharm, RPh, consultant pharmacist It’s over one year later and COVID-19 is still part of all of our lives. Great strides have been made in learning more about the transmission, prevention and treatment of COVID-19. Moreover, many individuals are trying their best to get back…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Julie Gould  Sudeb Dalai, MD, PhD, senior medical director, Adaptive Biotechnologies, discusses a recent T-cell test that was developed to help detect recent or past COVID-19 infection, explains how the test works, and details what this newly developed test means for the world of diagnostics in…
Pharmacy Learning Network
Tom Kraus, vice president of government relations, ASHP, discusses the recent Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announcement that allows inactive pharmacists along with pharmacy interns to join the vaccinator force—explaining that as the vaccine supply increases, these additional…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Julie Gould  Richard Miller, MD, board-certified oncologist and adjunct clinical professor of Medicine (oncology) at Stanford University Medical Center, discusses a trial examining the use of CPI-006, a humanized monoclonal antibody that is designed to bind to and activate B cells, for the…
Pharmacy Learning Network
Michael Ganio, PharmD, senior director of Pharmacy Practice and Quality, ASHP, breaks down the importance of centralized leadership and clear onsite roles within mass COVID-19 vaccine locations, highlighting the pitfalls that should be avoided during the setup of these sites and how to prevent…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Douglas L. Jennings, PharmD, FACC, FAHA, FCCP, FHFSA, BCPS  Volume 1, Issue 3  There is no "I" in team. As case counts continue to fall across the country, the recent approval of a third COVID-19 vaccine in the United States brings new hope to the fight against this calamitous pandemic. But…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Tom Kraus, Vice President of Government Relations, ASHP  We’ve reached an important milestone in combatting the COVID-19 global pandemic: there are now three viable vaccines against SARS-CoV-2 in the US.  All three FDA-authorized vaccines have – based on the available evidence – proven…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Yvette C Terrie, BS Pharm, RPh, Consultant Pharmacist Every day, health care professionals seem to learn a little more about COVID-19 as well as the medical conditions that may contribute to the severity of infection and the patient populations at greater risk for hospitalization due to severe…
Pharmacy Learning Network
By Douglas L. Jennings, PharmD, FACC, FAHA, FCCP, FHFSA, BCPS Volume 1, Issue 1 “Brevity is the soul of wit.” Welcome to the first installment of “Talking Therapeutics!” Each week we’re going to tackle a timely therapeutic topic by breaking it down into bite-sized talking points. The goal is to…
Back to Top