Dr. Jeff Taylor
B.S.P., M.Sc. (Sask.), Ph.D.(Auburn)Professor of Pharmacy and Director, Pharmacy EduLab Program
Director, EduLab Program and Professor of Pharmacy
Dr. Taylor joined the College in October 1989.
Undergraduate topics in Therapeutics, specifically self-medication and nonprescription drugs.
Self-medication; factors influencing patient counseling; patient education
Recent research studies have focused on the consumer-pharmacist interface during sale of OTCs.
Tsuyuki RT, Landry E, Lalonde L, Taylor J. Results of a national survey on OTC medicines, Part 3: Perceived time expectations for clinical encounters associated with over-the-counter medicines. Can Pharm J 2012; 145: 116-118.
Lalonde L, Tsuyuki RT, Landry E, Taylor J. Results of a national survey on OTC medicines, Part 2: Do pharmacists support switching prescription agents to over-the-counter status? Can Pharm J 2012; 145: 73-76.
Taylor J, Landry E, Lalonde L, Tsuyuki RT. Results of a National Survey on Over-the-Counter Medicines, Part 1: Pharmacist Opinion on Current Scheduling Status. Can Pharm J 2012; 145: 40-44.
Taylor J. Factors that Influence the Public’s Ability to Effectively Self-Medicate: Part 3 – Package Information and Product Attributes. Self Care J 2011; 2: 139-150.
Taylor J. Factors that Influence the Public’s Ability to Effectively Self-Medicate: Part 2 – Seeking Relief for Minor Illness. Self Care J 2011; 2: 98-110.
Taylor J, Hosseini, M, Quest D. Framing the Risk of an OTC Medicine Side Effect. Can Pharm J 2011; 144: 34-39.
Taylor J. Factors that influence the public’s ability to self-medicate. Self Care 2011; 2: 1-9.
J Taylor. Patient Self-care and OTC Drugs in Health Care. Repchinsky C (ed). Patient Self-Care. Canadian Pharmacists Association, 2nd edition, 2010.
J Taylor and A Smith. Pharmacy student attitudes to patient education: A longitudinal study. Can Pharm J 2010; 143: 234-9.
M Seyed-Hoseini, J Taylor, D Quest. Discussing side effects of over-the-counter medicines: Impact of adding percentage data. Int J Pharm Pract 2010; 18: 275-281.
J Taylor, C Evans, D Blackburn, B Semchuk. Patient self-medication with ASA 81 mg. Can Pharm J 2010; 143: 192-8.
Laubscher T, C Evans, D Blackburn, J Taylor, S McKay. Collaboration between family physicians and community pharmacists to enhance adherence to chronic medications. Can Fam Phys 2009; 55: e69-75.
J Taylor and C Evans. Cough and cold medication use in young children: Pharmacist reaction to changes in Canada. J Amer Pharm Assoc 2009; 49: 783-786.
J Taylor, YN Lo, R Dobson and L Suveges. Consumer Over-the-Counter Usage and Attitudes: A Survey in One Canadian City. Int J Pharm Pract 2008; 16: 295-302.
J Taylor. Assessing Risk in the Over-the-Counter Drug User. In: Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program, 6th Edition (2008), Book 8, American College of Clinical Pharmacy: 133-147.
JG Taylor, YN Lo, R Dobson and L Suveges. Consumer Expectations of Nonprescription Medications according to Location of Sale. J Amer Pharm Assoc 2007; 47:729-736.
J Taylor, B Semchuk, L Sulz et al. Pharmacist Intervention in Risk Reduction Study in High-risk Cardiac Patients: The Effect of 2 Methods of Pharmacist Training. Can Pharm J 2007; 140(2): 116-123.
J Taylor, S Chorney, I Fleck et al. Assisting Consumers with their OTC Choices, Can Pharm J 2006; 139(1): 38-45.
J Taylor, M Deschamps, J Bobyn and D Leson. Patients' Preferences for Methods of Counselling about Glaucoma, Can Pharm J 2005; 138(7): 56-62.
Dyck A, M Deschamps, J Taylor. Pharmacists’ discussions of medication side effects: A descriptive study. Patient Educ Couns 2005; 56: 21-7.
L Lynd, J Taylor, R Dobson, D Willison. Prescription to over-the-counter deregulation in Canada: Are we ready for it or do we need to be? Can Med Assoc J 2005; 173: 775-7.
R Dobson, J Taylor and L Lynd. Are We Ready for Prescriptive Authority -- Lessons from the Self-care Example (Editorial), Can Pharm J 2004; 137(9): 38-39.
M Deschamps, A Dyck and J Taylor. What Are We Saying? Content and Organization of Patient Counselling by Community Pharmacists, Can Pharm J 2003; 136(6): 42-47.
J Taylor, A Gilbertson, W Semchuk and J Johnson. Effect of Verbal Encouragement on Patient Question-Asking Behavior during Medication Counselling, Int J Pharm Pract 2001; 9: 263-269.
J Taylor, B Berger, H Anderson-Harper and R Pearson. Pharmacist Readiness for Greater Involvement in OTC Product Selection: Implications for Education, Am J Pharm Educ 2000; 64: 133-140.
Research Category Key Words
Community Pharmacy Practice, Nonprescription Drugs