Co – authors on the paper are Caitlyn Wilke, pharmacy practice fellow at UIC, Dr. Min Joo, clinical instructor of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at UIC; Kevin Stroupe, Research Associate Professor at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Jerry Krishnan, UICate Professor of Medicine and Health Studies at the University of Chicago Medical Center, Glen Schumock, Associate Professor and Director, Center for Pharmacoeconomic Research at UIC and Simon Pickard, associate professor of pharmacy practice at the UIC.

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