The Coalition for Senior Medication Safety was awarded a 5-year Prevention Framework Coalitions Initiative grant from the Dept. of Mental Health & Addiction Services (DMHAS). The project works with selected senior centers and senior housing buildings to address medication management issues in New Haven and West Haven. The Coalition is co-chaired by Donna B. Fedus, MA, Gerontologist & Director, Elder Programs at The Consultation Center, and Sean Jeffery, PharmD, CGP, FASCP, FNAP, Clinical Professor, UConn School of Pharmacy.
Senior Medication Safety / The Coalition
The Coalition for Senior Medication Safety was formed in June 2010 in response to concerns over unintentional medication mismanagement by older adults in New Haven, Connecticut.
Donna Fedus, MA, Co-Chair, Coalition for Senior Medication Safety.
Ms. Fedus is the Director of Elder Programs at The Consultation Center.
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