Drug Information Center

Mission
The mission of the Manchester University Drug Information Center is to promote the use of evidenced-based medicine, improve medication safety, and enhance patient-centered pharmaceutical care in Northeast Indiana through practice, scholarship, and teaching.

Goals

  • Provide accurate and timely responses to requests for drug information from health care professionals.
  • Inform the community about important developments in the clinical use of medications.
  • Advocate for evidence-based use of medications that maximizes safety, efficacy, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Conduct original research in drug information, medication safety, and pharmacy education.
  • Educate pharmacy students and residents in drug information practice, primary literature evaluation, and evidence-based medicine in experiential and didactic settings.

Scope of Practice
The Manchester University Drug Information Center primarily provides responses to requests for drug information from Manchester University faculty and other health care professionals in and around Northeast Indiana.

Links of Interest
Manchester University Funderburg Library Pharmacy Resources

Collaboration
We are expanding our clinical services and seeking opportunities for collaboration. If you are interested in professional partnership with the Manchester University Drug Information Center, please contact:

Robert D. Beckett, Pharm.D.
Director of the Drug Information Center
Drug Information Specialist
Manchester University College of Pharmacy
rdbeckett@manchester.edu
(260) 470-2663

Drug information request form

Request for Drug Information
Please use this form for drug information requests.

 

Hours:

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Monday-Friday

(closed holidays)

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