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In the world of dentistry, Dr. Peter Dawson was a rock star – Tampa Bay Times

At an annual conference, a young dentist stood at the podium sharing new findings. In the back, Dr. Peter Dawson scribbled notes. Dr. Dawson wrote five books on dentistry, opened a dental academy, trained more than 40,000 dentists, lectured around the world and worked with the industry to create new products. “But he’s sitting in… Read More »

Pharmacists, Techs Discuss Pharmacy Retail Layoffs – Pharmacy Times

Layoffs impacting Walmart pharmacy departments across the country set social media abuzz this week with former employees sharing news of their job losses. Social media posters reported job losses for pharmacists, technicians, clerks, and pharmacy management positions. Stores in multiple states, including California, and Oklahoma, have reportedly been impacted.  On Facebook, some users expressed sadness, disappointment and anger… Read More »

Wildfires: Data access in times of disaster

To help those responding to disasters like the wildfires ravaging California every year, authorities have created the Patient Unified Lookup System for Emergencies (PULSE). PULSE is a web application connecting HIE organisations and other data sources in order to be used during disaster scenarios and enable volunteers to help those being evacuated. It was originally… Read More »