PHARMACY LEADERS

Laura Schwartzwald

GuidePoint Pharmacy

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About

Laura, a North Dakota State University School of Pharmacy graduate, has worked in pharmacies around the Midwest since she graduated in 1988. As a pharmacist, Laura always desired to do more than just fill prescriptions. She thrives on helping people, getting to know her patients and how she can help them live a healthier life. GuidePoint is an outreach pharmacy; Laura serves as a preceptor for pharmacy students from the University of Minnesota, North Dakota State and South Dakota State University. She’s also a clinical instructor at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. Laura is a former member of the state Board of Pharmacy and she also served on the University of Minnesota’s Committee on Experiential Practice.
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About

Laura, a North Dakota State University School of Pharmacy graduate, has worked in pharmacies around the Midwest since she graduated in 1988. As a pharmacist, Laura always desired to do more than just fill prescriptions. She thrives on helping people, getting to know her patients and how she can help them live a healthier life. GuidePoint is an outreach pharmacy; Laura serves as a preceptor for pharmacy students from the University of Minnesota, North Dakota State and South Dakota State University. She’s also a clinical instructor at the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy. Laura is a former member of the state Board of Pharmacy and she also served on the University of Minnesota’s Committee on Experiential Practice.
Organizations
Notable Achievements
Areas of Focus and Expertise
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Podcast

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Adversity is a Catalyst

When we used to think of the future, we’d picture the rise of flying cars and other extravagantly futuristic technologies. But as we have entered the 2020s, innovations in technology have been a little more practical. As we continue to fight this pandemic, our host Will Tuft chats with Laura Schwartzwald, owner of GuidePoint Pharmacy, about the latest trends in technology and how pharmacies have been proving their value as a part of public health and as part of a patient's healthcare team. Adversity has been a catalyst for independent pharmacy.
Technology • Patient Outcomes • COVID-19 • Clinical Services
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