Over 50 Pounds of Medications Safely Disposed at MTSU Drug Take-back Event

(Rutherford Source) Karen Sluder brought a good-sized plastic grocery bag loaded with outdated medications she and husband Rick Sluder, a Middle Tennessee State University administrator, have accumulated in recent years.

She handed the bulging sack off to Lindsey McInturff of Nashville, Tennessee, a fourth-year Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy student, who is spending all of April assisting in the MTSU Campus Pharmacy and assisted MTSU pharmacist Tabby Ragland with the take-back event.

Karen Sluder was one of a number of local residents bringing old or expired medications to the spring Prescription Drug Take-Back Day at MTSU Tuesday, April 19, adjacent to the Campus Pharmacy drive-thru outside the Health, Wellness and Recreation Center.

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