Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: January 2019

(February 8, 2019)

Publications

Pharmacist-led drug therapy problem management in an interprofessional geriatric care continuum: A subset of the PIVOTS group. Am Health Drug Benefits. 2018;11(9):469-478.

Direct oral anticoagulants for the treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with active malignancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 2018;46:145-153. Erratum published: Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis 2019;47:166.

Benefits and harms of omalizumab in adolescent and adult patients with chronic idiopathic/spontaneous urticaria: a meta-analysis of “real-world” evidence. JAMA Dermatology 2019;155:29-38.

Economic evaluation of talimogene laherparepvec plus ipilimumab combination therapy versus ipilimumab in patients with advanced unresectable melanoma. JAMA Dermatology 2019;155:22-28.

Interprofessional Integrative Healthcare Education: What Do Primary Care Educational Programs Need? J Interprofes Educ & Pract. 2019;14:6-12. Published online ahead of print at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.xjep.2018.10.006. November 2018.

  • Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASHP
  • Audrey Brooks
  • Elizabeth Goldblatt, PhD, MPA/HA
  • Maryanna Klatt, PhD
  • Mary Koithan, PhD, RN, APRN, CNS
  • Patricia Lebensohn, MD
  • Ana Lopez, MD
  • Irene Sandvold, DrPH, FACNM, FAAN

Pharmacists’ Interventions to Reduce Sedative/Hypnotic Use for Insomnia in Hospitalized Patients. Saudi Pharmaceut J. 2018 Dec;26(8):1204-1207. Published online ahead of print at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsps.2018.07.010. July 2018.

Pharmacotherapy: principles and practice, 5th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, Inc.; 2019:7-18.


Presentations

Jennifer Martin, MA

  • “The Embedded Librarian Services at the Arizona Health Sciences Library.” Invited presentation for the Regional Meeting of the Biomedical Librarians of Japan, November 3, 2018, Tokyo, Japan.
  • “The Embedded Librarian Services at the Arizona Health Sciences Library.” Invited presentation for the Regional Meeting of the Academic Librarians of Japan, November 4, 2018, Kyoto, Japan.
  • “Challenges of Being an Embedded Librarian.” Invited guest panelist, Special Libraries Association webinar, October 10, 2018
  • “Make an Impact: Become Invaluable.” Invited presentation as part of “Tell Your Story Well: How Embedded Librarians Demonstrate and Communicate Their Value” panel with Ethel Salonen, Special Libraries Association Best of SLA 2018 Webinar Series, October 3, 2018

Kudos

Sandipan Bhattacharjee, MS, PhD

  • Selected as an Advanced Research Institute in Mental Health and Aging Scholar in the 2019 cohort
  • Welcomed baby boy Viraj to their family

Beth Zerr, PharmD, BCACP

  • Welcomed baby boy Freddy to their family