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“We are the only school of pharmacy to put a six-year emphasis on pharmacogenetic training” says Dr. David Kisor. The college is working with the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) in developing a national pharmacogenetics certification program.
“Personalized Medicine refers to the tailoring of medical treatment to the individual characteristics of each patient … to classify individuals into subpopulations that differ in their susceptibility to a particular disease or their response to a specific treatment. Preventative or therapeutic interventions can then be concentrated on those who will benefit, sparing expense and side effects for those who will not.” — President’s Council on Advisors on Science and Technology