Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: January 2020

(January 1, 2020)

Publications

Developing Future Clinical Pharmacy Leaders in the Interprofessional Care of Children with Special Health Care Needs and Medical Complexity (CSHCN-CMC) in a Pediatric Pulmonary Center. Children.

 

Febrile neutropenia hospitalization due to pegfilgrastim on-body injector failure compared to single-injection pegfilgrastim and daily injections with reference and biosimilar filgrastim: US cost simulation for lung cancer and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:28-36.

 

Impact of Elective Courses at Three Colleges of Pharmacy: Attitudes toward Aging and Eldercare. Curr Pharm Teach Learn. 2019;11(12):1239-1247.

The RxHL Study: Community Responsive Research to Explore Barriers to Medication Adherence. Heath Educ Research. 2019;34(6):556-568.

Clinical Medication review type III of polypharmacy reduced unplanned hospitalizations in older adults: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials. Geriatrics and Gerontology International (GGI). 2019;19:1275-1281.

 

Presentations

“An evaluation of student pharmacist admission medication histories at a level 1 trauma, academic medical center,” presented at ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, December 2019.

Brian Erstad, PharmD, MCCM, FCCP, FASHP

  • “Discuss Dosing Strategies for Medications Used in Rapid Sequence Intubation, Resuscitation, And Cardiac Arrest in the Setting of Obesity,” presented at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, December 2019.
  • “Water, Water, Everywhere, but Not a Drop to Drink: Distribution of Intravenous Fluid in Health and Disease,” presented at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, December 2019.
  • “Drug Dosing in Morbid Obesity- One Size Does Not Fit All,” Drug dosing in morbid obesity- One size does not fit all,” presented at the ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, December 2019.

 

Abstract

Genetic admixture and survival in diverse populations with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, November 2019.

 

Kudos

Brian Erstad, PharmD, MCCM, FCCP, FASHP presented the podcast, “ACCP Initiatives Related to Clinical Pharmacy,” to the VA Clinical Pharmacy Practice Office, December 2019.

John E. Murphy, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP received the Robert M. Elenbaas Service Award from the American College of Clinical Pharmacy at their annual meeting in NYC this past October. He also created an online certificate course for the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.