Pharmacist Education for Disaster Response
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KOBAYASHI, Eiko (Japanese Red Cross Medical Centre, Pharmacy/ International Medical Relief, Tokyo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Uematsu, Kazuko (Japanese Red Cross Medical Centre, Tokyo, Japan)
Maruyama, Yoshikazu (Japanese Red Cross Medical Centre, Tokyo, Japan)
Makishima, Toshiharu (Japanese Red Cross Medical Centre, Tokyo, Japan)
Through experiences, we found that better coordination and communication is essential for more effective medicine distribution in emergency situations. Up to now, a systematic entire education program for emergency response has not yet been established for a Pharmacist.
The major goal was to understand the role of 'Disaster Relief The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.