Nina Vadiei, PharmD, BCPP

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice & Science, College of Pharmacy
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, College of Medicine

Nina Vadiei, PharmD, BCPP, is an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science and a clinical pharmacy specialist in psychiatry at Banner University Medical Center – South. Her practice includes comprehensive medication management services in the adult and senior behavioral health acute care units where she serves as a preceptor for fourth-year pharmacy students and PGY1 pharmacy residents and teaches psychopharmacology lectures to psychiatry residents/fellows. Additionally, she leads patient medication education groups focused on adherence and overcoming barriers to treatment. Dr. Vadiei is an active member of the College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) where she is the current chair of the Resident and New Practitioner Annual Meeting subcommittee.

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Education & Post Graduate Training: 

PGY2, Psychiatry Pharmacy Residency, Seton Healthcare Family/The University of Texas at Austin, 2017
PGY1, Pharmacy Residency, Seton Healthcare Family/The University of Texas at Austin, 2016
PharmD, The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy, 2015

Clinical Expertise: 

Psychiatric pharmacotherapy
Acute care behavioral health treatment
Geriatric psychiatry

Areas of Research: 

Psychiatric pharmacotherapy
Geriatric psychiatry
Psychotropic use patterns and health outcomes
Mental health harm reduction strategies
Interprofessional education

Types of Research: 
Behavioral Research
Database Research
Health Outcomes
Literature Reviews
Medication Safety
Patient Care Models
Systems Review and Analysis
Professional Organizations: 

College of Psychiatric and Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP)
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry (AAGP)
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP)

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Vadiei N, Shuman CA, Murthy MS, Daley MJ. "Optimization of intelligent infusion pump technology to minimize vasopressor pump programming errors." Expert Opin Drug Saf. 2017;16(8):891-895. PMID: 28443354