UA College of Pharmacy - Phoenix Team Presents at Nexus Summit

Pictured from left to right: Dr. Ted Tong, Alexis Spence, Makenna Uraine and Dr. Caitlin Cameron.

Dr. Caitlin Cameron, Assistant Professor, Alexis Spence and Makenna Uraine (College of Pharmacy - Phoenix, Class of 2020) presented at the National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education 2018 Nexus Summit Nexus Fair Resource Exchange this past July.  Their presentation,"The Development of a Medication Tool Box through interprofessional Collaboration,"  described the Student Health Outreach for Wellness (SHOW) project, an interprofessional, student-run, free clinic caring for vulnerable populations residing in Downtown Phoenix.

About Student Health Outreach for Wellness (SHOW)

This Student Health Outreach for Wellness service-learning program provides a holistic range of services to vulnerable populations in the greater Phoenix area, including individuals experiencing homelessness, individuals residing in low-income communities, and individuals recovering from substance use. Formed in May 2013 by a dedicated group of students, faculty, and staff from Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and The University of Arizona, the organization is the first student-run clinic for vulnerable populations. To date, the clinic has served more than 1,400 individuals.