Dr. Colquitt receives Gulf coast Health Education Center grant
08 Jun

Dr. Colquitt receives Gulf coast Health Education Center grant

Dr. Charlie W. Colquitt, Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, was awarded a Gulf-coast North Area Health Education Center (GNAHEC) grant in the amount of $10,000. Known as the Quality Improvement ActHyper-tension Initiative, the goal of the grant is to increase patient awareness of and compliance with hypertensive guidelines from the Eighth Joint National Committee (JNC 8). Moreover, select pharmacists who receive the grant will be able to make a more concerted effort to employ medication therapy management and counseling to help patients reach blood pressure goals.

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