Dr. Raymond McCall is a clinical pharmacologist practicing in Lake Charles, LA. Dr. McCall 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.
Professional Society Memberships
- National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Hobbies / Sports
- Antiquing, Travel, Cycling
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