Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, FACG
Senior Associate Consultant
Dana McCormick, RPh
Director of Pharmacy
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
MEDICAL WRITING & EDITORIAL SUPPORT
Brittany Hoffmann-Eubanks, PharmD, MBA
Clinical Pharmacist and Medical Writer
Owner, Banner Medical LLC
Jeannette Y. Wick, MBA, RPh, FASCP
Freelance Medical Writer
Assistant Director, Office of Pharmacy Professional Development
University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy
Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, FACG, has the following financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose:
Yearly scientific advisory board for Ironwood, Salix, and Shire
Dana McCormick, RPh, has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
EDITORIAL SUPPORT DISCLOSURES
Brittany Hoffmann-Eubanks, PharmD, MBA; and Jeannette Y. Wick, MBA, RPh, FASCP, have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
The American Journal of Managed Care®
Publishing Staff: Ida Delmendo; Danielle Mroz; Ted Pigeon; Angelia Szwed; Monica Tran, PharmD; Elizabeth Kukielka, PharmD, CGP; Hayley Fahey; Jill Pastor; and Andrea Szeszko have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education™
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Disclosure of Unapproved/Off-Label Use
The contents of this activity may include information regarding the use of products that may be inconsistent with or outside the approved labeling for these products in the United States. Participants should note that the use of these products outside current approved labeling is considered experimental and they are advised to consult prescribing information for these products.
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