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College of Pharmacy Alumna Shares Stories from Honduras

NSU College of Pharmacy alumna Laura Chan, Pharm.D. joined by members of her clinic staff in Honduras

NSU College of Pharmacy alumna Laura Chan, Pharm.D. joined by members of her clinic staff in Honduras.

Life as a pharmacist can be very challenging, especially when you find yourself in a different country. But no matter where you are, you can always make a difference. NSU College of Pharmacy alumna Laura Chan, Pharm.D. (2010), recently returned from a 2-year trip to Honduras, where she worked as a pharmacy director.

She faced many challenging situations, both organizational and ethical. However, in always putting the patient first she realized that although many barriers exist to optimal patient care in rural Honduras, creativity and compassion go a long way.

Click here to read Chan’s firsthand account of her journey.