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Phad 546: Film and Pharmacy

Pharmacy Administration

Lights, Camera, Action! This interdisciplinary course provides students the opportunity to consider health, illness, and patient/provider perceptions through the lens of feature films. Example topics may include but are not limited to access to care, depression/anxiety, HIV/AIDS, research ethics, illicit drug use, corporate responsibility, quality of life, obesity, alcoholism, poverty, death/dying, and underserved/uninsured populations. Emphasis will be placed on the student’s ability to lead and engage in critical and active discussions surrounding issues of interest and utilize social learning opportunities to deepen an understanding of the pharmacy profession, the health care system, public health initiatives, and most importantly, the patient.

2 Credits


  • Pre-requisite: Pharmacy PY2

Instruction Type(s)

  • Lecture: Lecture for Phad 546
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