Faculty Scholarship (PHRM)
 

Document Type

Article

Publication/Creation/Presentation Date

2007

Keywords

curriculum, pharmacy, AACP, pharmacy informatics

Journal

American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education

Volume

71

Disciplines

Curriculum and Instruction | Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Abstract

Many professional organizations have initiatives to increase the awareness and use of informatics in the practice of pharmacy. Within education we must respond to these initiatives and make technology integral to all aspects of the curriculum, inculcating in students the importance of technology in practice. This document proposes 5 central domains for organizing planning related to informatics and technology within pharmacy education. The document is intended to encourage discussion of informatics within pharmacy education and the implications of informatics in future pharmacy practice, and to guide colleges of pharmacy in identifying and analyzing informatics topics to be taught and methods of instruction to be used within the doctor of pharmacy curriculum.

Comments

© 2007 American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

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