University of Texas at Austin's Alpha Epsilon Delta chapter
The Opioid Crisis And Pharmacy
Carolyn Chen (AED President 2019-2020) is joined by guest Alex Sim, P1 at the UT College of Pharmacy. They discuss what a career in pharmacy looks like and the opioid crisis.
The original paper that questions the effectiveness of naloxone-related policy: "The Moral Hazard of Lifesaving Innovations: Naloxone Access, Opioid Abuse, and Crime" https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3135264
Article addressing common criticisms of public naloxone availability: "Preventing Opiate Overdose Deaths: Examining Objections to Take-Home Naloxone"
COVID-19 and Self-Care: Dr. Karin Thompson
Dr. Karin Thompson is a psychologist at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston. She discusses dealing with stress related to corona virus, the move towards telehealth, and more!
Apps Recommended by Dr. Thompson:
Virtual Hope Box:https://apps.apple.com/us/app/virtual-hope-box/id825099621
List of Mobile Apps from VA:
Why social distancing is important:
- Smithsonian Article: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/philadelphia-threw-wwi-parade-gave-thousands-onlookers-flu-180970372/
- Study on St. Louis vs. Philadelphia: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1906625/
NPR piece on college students with nowhere to go:
Zoom stock: https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2020/03/27/sec-halts-zoom-after-coronavirus-traders-confuse-it-for-zoom-app/
General Meeting Speaker: Dr. Michael Hole
GM speaker Dr. Michael Hole discusses careers, COVID-19, and more.