Clinical pharmacy is a growing trend
The trend in clinical pharmacy is growing, said Paula Meder, spokeswoman for the University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy. Students, she said, are exposed to varied career possibilities across multiple rotations in their fourth year of the doctorate program.
According to her high school yearbook, Toni Ripley was going to be a novelist or musician. Instead, she became a clinical pharmacist who works alongside cardiologists to make optimal use of medications to promote health in people with heart disease.
A native of Pensacola, Fla., Ripley, 37, wa