T John College of Pharmacy organized one day International seminar on “Role of Clinical Pharmacist in Cardiovascular Therapy” on 12th December 2016. Dr K. Ravindranath, Honorable Vice Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, was the chief guest on this august occassion.
1. Dr Alben Sigmani, Head Clinical Research, Narayana Hrudalaya, Bengaluru, spoke on Pharmacotheraphy of anticoagulants. He explained about various anticoagulants and a clinical tool “CHADS” scoring pattern for determining need for warfarin.
2. Dr Scott Gier, Director of Pharmacy, Wyandot Hospital,Ohio, USA, spoke on pharmacist managed warfarin clinic in delivering optimum cardiovascular therapy.
3. Dr Chandrasekar, Professor of Pharmacy, University of Findlay, Ohio, USA, spoke about the scope of Pharm. D in the global scenario. The programme successfully ended with formal valedictory function and the delegates were given participation certificates.