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Student Innovation Challenge team to host contraceptive informational workshop

Health professions students and practitioners are invited to attend a contraceptive informational workshop on Monday, March 18, from 6-7:30 p.m. in HSC-North 2940 A and B.

The workshop is a research event focusing on interdisciplinary collaboration for increased access to effective contraceptives and their devices.

During the workshop, attendees will participate in an online pre-survey, a live learning event and an online post-survey. The event will include speakers from different healthcare disciplines, tips for prescribing and counseling on contraceptives and a discussion on contraceptive prescribing laws. Dinner will be provided to participants.

Complete the pre-survey and registration by Friday, March 8.

For questions contact pharmacy student Maegan Casimir at mjc0079@mix.wvu.edu or principle investigator Heather Johnson, PharmD, assistant professor in the School of Medicine and School of Pharmacy.

This event is hosted by a WVU Health Sciences Office of Interprofessional Education Student Innovation Challenge team.

WVU Institutional Review Board approval is on file.