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UK College of Pharmacy
to Hold Annual Call-In Show

By Jill Holder

 

College of Pharmacy faculty members Holly Divine and Amy Nicholas, as well as community pharmacists John Anneken of Covington, Ky., and Stanley Scates of Lexington, will be among the experts answering callers' questions on medications during the one-hour program.

 

Jan. 17, 2003 (Lexington, Ky.) -- College of Pharmacy faculty and Kentucky community pharmacists will be panelists on the upcoming call-in show "Ask the Pharmacist" scheduled to air from 6 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, on WKYT-TV and WYMT-TV. The show will be rebroadcast statewide at 4 p.m. on Kentucky Educational Television (KET2) on Feb. 2 with viewers also provided the opportunity to call in medicine-related questions to a panel of pharmacists during this taped broadcast of the program.

College of Pharmacy faculty members Holly Divine and Amy Nicholas, as well as community pharmacists John Anneken of Covington, Ky., and Stanley Scates of Lexington, will be among the experts answering callers' questions on medications during the one-hour program.

"Ask the Pharmacist" has proven to be a popular community service program, averaging nearly 400 callers annually. Callers' questions have included requests for information on specific prescription drugs, possible adverse reactions or counteractions to mixing prescription and over-the-counter medications, medication underdosing, and more.


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