Author | Joseph L. Fink III, BS Pharm, JD


Viewpoint: A matter of degree: Let's get it right

March 05, 2007

In the "B.S. vs. Pharm.D." exchanges that have been featured in these pages over recent months, one facet of the issue has been overlooked. A sine qua non of pharmacy is attention to detail, yet these exchanges have, as is so often the case, fallen into using the abbreviation "B.S." to refer incorrectly to the bachelor of science in pharmacy degree.