Establishing drug standards

Establishing drug standards

  • How important was establishing drug standards to the evolution of pharmacy as a profession?
  • The USP is celebrating its bicentennial in 2020. How relevant is it today?
  • What made you curious about this week’s content?
  • As the American pharmaceutical industry matured, what has been the primary positive things that have occurred? What have been the most negative things?
  • What impact has the maturation of the pharmaceutical industry had on health care in the United States?
  • Are there parallels between the late 1910s and today (100 + years later)?

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  1. Importance of Establishing Drug Standards
  2. USP Bicentennial in 2020
  • This Week’s Readings
  1. Maturity of the American Pharmaceutical Industry
  2. Impact of Maturation


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