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March 2, 2020

March 2020 news from faculty and staff of the College of Pharmacy Duluth.

D. Jennings, K. Paul, Meg M. Little, assistant professor, D. Olson, and M. Johnson-Jennings had their article, “Identifying perspectives about health to orient obesity intervention among urban, transitionally housed Indigenous children,” published in Qualitative Health Research. Epub 2020 Jan 31.

Laura Palombi, assistant professor, is featured in the January 24, 2020, UMN Medical School story, "Combating the Opioid Crisis: Duluth Campus and College of Pharmacy Team-Up for Interprofessional Naloxone Training Workshop."  

Palombi presented the following presentations:
with D.Hernandez and M. Gurno: Naloxone: A Critical Tool to Fight the Opioid Crisis. Pine County and Mille Lacs Band Naloxone Trainings, Sandstone, Minn., January 28, 2020.

Naloxone for School Staff. Floodwood School Staff Naloxone Training, Floodwood, Minn., January 29, 2020.

with B. Bilden and M. Gurno: Naloxone to Reverse Opioid Overdose. Minnesota Student Nurses Association Annual Convention, Minneapolis, Minn., February 8, 2020.

with B. Bilden, M. Gurno, and D. Hernandez: The Pharmacists Role in Harm Reduction and Naloxone Distribution. Duluth Area Pharmacists and Minnesota Health Systems Pharmacists Shared Meeting, Duluth, Minn., February 11, 2020.

Palombi, R. Tomaszewski, C. O’Donnell, T. M. McAuliffe-Staehler, P. Johnson, L. Kosobuski, S. J. Baldwin, and Timothy P. Stratton, professor, had their article, “In their own words: Supports and barriers to recovery for participants in two neighboring drug courts,” published in Drug Court Review. Winter 2019:50-76.

M. N. Murugappan, Randall D. Seifert, professor and associate dean, and J. F. Farley had their article, “Examining Medicare Part D Medication Therapy Management program in the context of mental health,” in the Journal of the American Pharmaceutical Association. Epub 2020 Jan 15.  

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