Sako Ikegami, PharmD

Chair of JATPHARMA Steering Committee

Sako Ikegami, PharmD

Sako, chair of the JATPharma SIG, practices clinical pharmacy at a psychiatric clinic in addition to her work as a medical communicator (interpreter, translator, and medical writer) and educator. Her current focus is writing medical and pharmaceutical information geared for the general (lay) public. Website:


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