Florida Pharmacy Foundation is committed to supporting the future of pharmacy professionals by providing various scholarships. These financial aids help overcome educational cost barriers, recognize students' hard work, and encourage excellence. Scholarships like the James A. Mincy Independent Pharmacy Scholarship, James B. and Patsey J. Powers Scholarship, and Volusia-Flagler County Pharmacy Association Scholarship not only provide financial aid but also acknowledge achievement and dedication. These scholarships significantly shape career trajectories, promoting personal and professional growth.
Pain is a universal human experience and one of the most common reasons patients seek healthcare. However, providing effective pain care can be challenging due to various barriers that impact the delivery and quality of treatment, including stigma attached to the use of medications to manage chronic pain. In observance of Pain Awareness Month, we take a look at barriers to effective pain management with a focus on stigma. By understanding the factors that contribute to stigma and developing strategies to