Karen Berger, PharmD

Karen Berger, PharmD

Pharmacist

Expertise

Community Pharmacy Practice

Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy

Highlights

Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree

Community pharmacist in Fair Lawn, NJ

There is so much information out there about various medications and conditions. I enjoy taking complex material and breaking it up into pieces that are accurate and easy for patients to understand. I want patients to feel confident that they understand the medications they take, including information such as side effects and drug interactions.

— Karen Berger, PharmD

Experience

Karen Berger, PharmD, is a community pharmacist in Fair Lawn, NJ. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy, she spent many years working as a pharmacist in a chain pharmacy. She currently enjoys working at an independent pharmacy. Karen writes medication-related articles for a variety of publications, including those for medical professionals as well as for patients. She also reviews pharmacy-related articles for a patient audience.

Education

Karen Berger has a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy.

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