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WELDON – **
Guest instructor Larry Spears, R.Ph.,
visited with aspiring nursing students in HCC’s Math 140, “A
Survey of Mathematics” course on Oct. 28. Spears discussed
and demonstrated methods of dosage calculations. He informed
the students of the many challenges involved in
administering correct dosages and ways to minimize errors.
He also provided anecdotes of
his own experiences as a pharmacist in the Roanoke Valley.
Students were given the
opportunity to pose scenarios and ask questions that were
relevant to their interest.

Guest instructor
Larry Spears, R.Ph., right, visited with students in HCC’s
Math 140, “A Survey of Mathematics” course on Oct. 28.