At the Memphis Farmer’s Market, Operation Heart and Operation Diabetes will be collaborating to provide heart healthy and diabetes friendly recipes. This will give us a chance to educate patients on the importance of diet for both cardiovascular health and diabetes prevention. With Thanksgiving a...
Saturday, November 23 2019 9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
We will be revisiting Rivercrest Elementary School to educate the students on OTC medication safety through our Scholastic powerpoint and fun Jeopardy game. We will be providing goodie bags with candy and useful medicine information for kids to take home and share with their...
Friday, November 22 2019 1:30 PM — 2:30 PM
Members of APhA-ASP’s Operation Heart committee will visit the underserved populations at the Boys and Girls Club in order to educate children about nutritional modifications that can improve heart health. Since this event will take place a week before Thanksgiving, the kids will be given a plate...
Thursday, November 21 2019 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM
This event will be at the Room at the Inn, which serves the homeless population. We will be providing blood pressure screenings, counseling points on heart health, and diabetes education. This event will be a great way to positively impact a group of underserved patients.
Tue, Nov 19 2019 1:00 PM — Wed, Nov 20 2019 3:00 PM
With all the anti-vaccine myths circulating today, it is more important than ever to educate patients about the HPV vaccine. Since this vaccine is associated with a sexually transmitted infection, many parents do not understand why their 9- to 14-year-old children should receive it. As student ph...
Thursday, November 14 2019 2:00 PM — 6:00 PM
We will be returning to Crosswind Elementary school, a previously newly added school system to our Pill Protectors program through OTC Medication Safety committee at UTCOP to educate the entire 5th grade class and faculty on proper medication administration. This will be achieved through our Scho...
Wednesday, November 13 2019 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM
The purpose of the event is to screen the blood pressures of elderly people living in the residence. We will also be counseling them on lifestyle changes they could make to improve their heart health. This is also an event where medication counseling will be helpful. The elderly are typically on ...
Monday, October 28 2019 9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
The University of Memphis Health Fair is open to all students on the Memphis campus! Generation Rx will be informing the students about Adderall and other stimulants commonly used as “study aids” and the dangers that are associated with them. As we quickly approach mid-terms it is important as st...
Wednesday, October 9 2019 10:00 AM — 2:00 PM
Operation Immunization is teaming up with Baptist Memorial Memphis Hospital to continue our efforts to immunize as many people as we can to protect them against the flu! It is prime flu season, and the more people we immunize, the more our community is protected. Please be aware of the times you ...
Wed, Oct 9 2019 6:00 AM — Mon, Oct 14 2019 2:00 PM
Operation Immunization will be teaming up with Walgreens to immunize people at Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church and at the University of Memphis. It is prime flu season, so we are hoping for a good turn out! Please notice that the times on the week day start at 12pm, so please be mindful wh...
Sat, Oct 5 2019 10:00 AM — Thu, Nov 21 2019 2:00 PM