The Plein Certificate in Geriatric Pharmacy
The Certificate in Geriatric Pharmacy can be earned while in the PharmD program or as a practicing pharmacist. The goal of the Certificate is to train pharmacists to become specialists in geriatrics to meet the needs of older adults in all practice settings. Students will acquire knowledge and skills in the general principles of selecting and optimizing drug therapy for older adults with several comorbidities.
This specialized training will assist pharmacists practicing in any pharmacy environment, including community, home health care, hospital and long-term care settings.
Updated: September 2014