• CostPlus Pharmacy – Not Philanthropy

    The internet has been all astir for months about the entrance of billionaire Mark Cuban into the pharmacy market with his CostPlus pharmacy model – touted to save consumers money. His mission sounds altruistic enough, and I have even heard some describe his purpose as “philanthropic.” I...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Pfizer Vaccine & FDA Approval

    I’ve been reading various stories and posts that seem to want to cast a shadow of doubt on the recent FDA approval of Comirnaty, the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, for ages 16 years and older. The underlying suspicions all seem to suggest that the currently existing Pfizer vaccine administered under the...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Just HOW toxic is your workplace?

    I recall my toxicology professor in college teaching us that “Everything is a poison. It all depends on the dose.” He was, I later learned, simply echoing the words of Paraclesus, the 16th century Swiss physician and father of toxicology who said “All things are poison, and nothing is...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Pharmacy Schools Embrace 10-year PharmD (April Fools Post)

    Most pharmacy students are unaware of this, but behind the scenes their Admissions Offices and Deans have been working with NABP to change the standard PharmD from a 6-year to a 10-year degree. NABP representative Ashton Gotya announced yesterday “We have evaluated the oversupply of students and are...

    Author : Jason Poquette