Dr. Laura James is a clinical pharmacologist practicing in LITTLE ROCK, AR. Dr. James specializes in developing and testing new pharmaceutical products, with specific focus on the correlation between drugs and diseases. Clinical pharmacologists optimize drug prescribing and prevent medication errors as well as contribute to new drug applications delivered to the FDA.
Education and Training
Univ of Sc Sch of Med, Columbia Sc 1989
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
- Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Pediatrics
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