CAPhO Connections Podcast Episode 9 Now Available

CAPhO Connections Podcast Series keeps the oncology pharmacy community informed on matters affecting you and updated on CAPhO’s news related to education, awards, advocacy and research.

Episode 9 - COVID-19 infection and treatment in patients with cancer with Miranda So 

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Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the role and contributions of the oncology pharmacist to cancer care during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Discuss the potential complications from COVID-19 in cancer patients, including secondary bacterial and fungal infections
  • Describe the measures (pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical) currently available to prevent COVID-19 in cancer patients
  • Identify important and up-to-date resources for pharmacists caring for oncology patients as related to COVID-19 management

Guests for this episode: Miranda So

Dr. Miranda So is the Program Lead and Research Director of the Sinai Health-University Health Network Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in Toronto, Ontario. Miranda received her Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, and her Master of Public Health degree in Epidemiology from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Her work focuses on antimicrobial stewardship in immunocompromised patients.