Sara

Sara Hoffman, PharmD

Clinical Pharmacist

Expertise

Pharmacy

Education

University of Kansas

Highlights

I think it's important that people understand what their medications are for and how they work. With my writing, I aim to translate complex medical information into actionable steps people can take to improve their own health and the health of their friends and family.

— Sara Hoffman, PharmD

Experience

Sara has spent most of her pharmacy career working in a hospital setting. This includes discussing medications with patients and answering their questions, plus serving as a consultant for physicians and nurses needing input on drug selection and dosing.

Sara also loves digital companies that aim to make medicine and healthcare more simple and accessible, and has taken her pharmaceutical knowledge online to provide content for these companies that helps them reach a broad audience.

Education

University of Kansas, PharmD

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