Students and faculty from the School of Pharmacy at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) recent National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day was designed to allow the general public to rid their homes of potentially dangerous prescription drugs that had expired, had gone

Grove City College students interested in medicine, pharmacy and dentistry will be able to gain provisional early acceptance to the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) as the schools today announced an expansion of their strategic partnership. During a press conference at LECOM’s Erie campus, officials from both schools heralded the signing of formal

Students, faculty and graduates of LECOM School of Pharmacy participate in 45th annual event John M. Ferretti, D.O., F.A.C.O.I., President and CEO of the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), told members of the Pennsylvania Society of Health-System Pharmacists (PSHP) that the landmark Affordable Care Act will create both challenges and opportunities for the

October is American Pharmacist Month

Thursday, 10 October 2013

The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine School of Pharmacy is proud to celebrate American Pharmacists Month during the month of October.  This month-long observance is a time to recognize the significant contributions to health care and the commitment to patient care by pharmacists in ALL practice settings from around the country. “Know Your MEDICINE,

Students, national pharmacy organizations say formal recognition is long overdue Doctor of Pharmacy students (Pharm.D.) at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) are joining pharmacy organizations and associations nationally in calling for pharmacists to be formally recognized as health care providers. The LECOM chapter of the American Pharmacists Association-Academy of Student Pharmacists (APhA-ASP)