Check out ‘Dear Pharmacist’ session about disposing of medications

Natalie Capozzolo, from the School of Pharmacy, will host a virtual “Dear Pharmacist” session on May 18 on the best ways to get rid of old, unwanted, unused or expired medications.

This session from 1 to 1:30 p.m. will teach participants how to clear out their medicine cabinets to ensure the safety of children, pets, the community and the environment. Find information about how to access the Zoom session on the University Events Calendar.

In addition, the Comprehensive Medication Management services continue to be available to Pitt employees by phone from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays to answer questions about medication and provide additional specialized services, including:

  • One-on-one consultations with a pharmacist

  • Smoking cessation

  • Diabetes prevention services

Comprehensive Medication Management benefits are offered at no cost to full- and part-time regular University faculty and staff with UPMC Health Plan coverage.

To schedule a phone appointment with a pharmacist, call 412-383-MEDS (6337) or email