New Resources - Supplemental Learning: Pharmacology
Section Contributor: Sara Van Driest
This FDA website lists the medical, statistical, and clinical pharmacology reviews of over 130 pediatric studies conducted in response to a Written Request issued under the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act and pediatric assessments conducted under Pediatric Research Equity Act.
The goal of the Best Pharmaceuticals for Children Act (BPCA) Program is to improve pediatric therapeutics through preclinical and clinical drug trials that lead to drug labeling changes. The website includes information about the BPCA, clinical studies underway, and literature and data resources.
The Pediatric Pharmacy Advocacy Group (PPAG) is a professional organization for pediatric pharmacists. The website includes educational materials such as webinars, online pharmacy continuing education, and links to other resources.
Website for the CDC antibiotic stewardship program.
AHRQ website includes case discussions highlighting medication safety issues
MedWatch is the FDA Safety Information and Adverse Event Reporting Program