Virtual Volunteers Needed for Pharmacy Communication Program

Date

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - Monday, May 3, 2021

Time

12:00pm

Location

Virtual - Zoom

Description

LEPE is the Longitudinal Early Practice Experience program where P1 students work in pairs with a volunteer in the community. Students will meet, virtually, with their partner 4 times during the academic year to discuss medication, adherence, healthcare beliefs, and learn to build on their communication skills. The first visit will take place in late October. If you are interested or have additional questions, please contact Caitlin Ferguson at cmferg@med.umich.edu.

To qualify, volunteers must:

  • Be 45 years of age or older
  • Take 5 or more prescription medications
  • Have access to a computer with a camera and reliable internet access
  • Comfortable using Zoom
  • Live anywhere in the state of Michigan.

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