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Dr. Sorah received her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from East Tennessee State University Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy in 2014. She then completed the clinical veterinary pharmacy residency program at NC State College of Veterinary Medicine before accepting a staff pharmacist position. Dr. Sorah now serves as Director of Clinical Pharmacy Services at NC State College of Veterinary Medicine. She also serves as an adjunct professor, teaching veterinary pharmacology at Campbell University School of Pharmacy and UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy.
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