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Walgreens and United Nations Foundation Launch 2016 Get a Shot. Give a Shot.® Campaign

Walgreens and the United Nations (UN) Foundation today announced the launch of the 2016 Get a Shot. Give a Shot.® campaign, a fourth-year collaboration to help provide life-saving vaccines to children in developing countries. Now through Aug. 31, 20171, for every flu shot or other immunization administered at Walgreens pharmacies, Healthcare Clinics, or Duane Reade pharmacies, Walgreens will donate the value of a life-saving vaccine through the Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign.
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Walgreens Collaborates with National Association of Specialty Pharmacy, ProCE to Launch Web-based Continuing Education Center for its Specialty Pharmacists

At the National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Annual Meeting & Expo in Washington D.C. today, Walgreens, in collaboration with NASP and ProCE Inc., a continuing pharmacy and medical education company, announced an accredited, web-based continuing education (CE) center customized specifically for Walgreens specialty pharmacists.
 
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Charles R. Walgreen III, Former Walgreen Co. Chairman and CEO, Dies at Age 80

Charles R. Walgreen III, former president, chief executive officer, chairman of the board, and chairman emeritus of Walgreen Co., died at age 80 on Monday, Sept. 26, at his home in Lake Forest, Ill.
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