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This podcast is produced by pharmacy faculty to supplement study material and provide relevant drug and professional topics. We're hoping that our real-life clinical pearls and discussions will help you stay up-to-date and improve your pharmacy knowledge.

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HelixTalk Episodes

HelixTalk Episode #82 - Let’s Get Heavy! Deuterium Substitution as a Pathway for Drug Design

Date posted: August 7, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we take a closer look at deuteration, specifically involving the medication deutetrabenazine (discussed back in episode 76). We feature a guest contributor from our pharmacy sciences department who assists us as we look at the drug design aspects of this unique molecule and its implications for research moving forward.

HelixTalk Episode #81 - Top 8 Ways to Excel in your APPE Rotations

Date posted: July 17, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we discuss some ways APPE students not only survive, but excel in the APPE rotations.

HelixTalk Episode #80 - HIT Me With Your Best Shot: A Brief Review of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)

Date posted: June 26, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we will review the diagnosis and treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT).

HelixTalk Episode #79 - Cutting Hair and Blood Pressure: Pharmacists in the Barbershop

Date posted: June 5, 2018, 6:00 am

In this episode, we interview Kathleen Lynch, PharmD and Ciantel (Adair) Blyler, PharmD, coauthors of the New England Journal of Medicine article, published in March 2018, investigating the role of pharmacist-led interventions for blood pressure reduction in black barbershops.