Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: June 2019

June 3, 2019

Publications

Effect of changing COPD triple-therapy inhaler combinations on COPE symptoms. AJMC Apr; 25(4):201-204, 2019

Extent and Predictors of Potentially Inappropriate Antidepressant Use among Older Adults with Dementia and Major Depressive Disorder. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2019 Feb 7. pii: S1064-7481(19)30241-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2019.02.002

The association of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations with prostate cancer risk, frequency and mortality: A meta-analysis.The Prostate 79:880-895, 2019

Variability in Total Serum IgE Over 1 year in Severe Asthmatics. Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 15:20

  • Ivo Abraham, PhD, RN
  • Renaud Louis
  • Charles Pilette
  • Oliver Michel
  • Alain Michils
  • Guy Brusselle
  • Antoine Poskin
  • Jan Van Schoor
  • Kris Denhaerynck
  • Stefaan Vancayzeele
  • Sandra Gurdain

Short and long-term real-world effectiveness of malizumab in severe allergic asthma: systematic review of 42 studies published 2008-2018. Expert Review of Clinical Immunology 15:5, 553-569

Outcomes of chemotherapy-induced (febrile) neutropenia prophylaxis with biosimilar filgrastim (Zarzio®) initiated “same-day” (<24 hours), “per-guidelines” (24-72 hours), and “late” (>72 hours): findings from the MONITOR-GCSF study. Supportive Care in Cancer, 27:2301-2312

  • Ivo Abraham, PhD, RN
  • Heinz Ludwig
  • Pere Gascón
  • Carsten Bokemeyer
  • Matti Aapro
  • Mario Boccadoro
  • Kris Denhaerynck, PhD
  • Andriy Krendyukov
  • Karen MacDonald, PhD

Response to Katona et al. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 111:524-525

The conscience of a pharmacist. Am J Pharm Educ, 83: Article 7301

implications of the opioid epidemic for critical care practice. J Am Coll Clin Pharm, 2:161-6

Attempts to limit opioid prescribing in critically ill patients: Not so easy, not so fast. Ann Pharmacother, 53:716-25


Presentations

Michael Mayersohn, PhD

  • "Publication Trail: A Personal Journey" - Was invited to present at the 15th Annual Pharmaceutical Sciences Distinguished Alumni Symposium, School of Pharmacy, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY. May 29, 2019

Nancy Alvarez, PharmD, BCPS

  • "Launch Your Term: Recruit Your Team with a Strong Tale" - Workshop speaker at the 2019 State Pharmacy Association Leadership Conference, Nation Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations, Minneapolis, MN. May 21, 2019

Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASHP

  • "Medications Management" - Presented as part of the Aging Mastery Program® - Pima Council on Aging and Udall Regional Center, Tucson, April 2019
  • "A Journey from an Immigrant Girl to a Pharmacist, Educator and Researcher" - Presented as part of the Asian Pacific American Heritage Month Speaker Series sponsored by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Arizona Health Sciences, Tucson, AZ. April 2019

Webinar Presentations

Innovative Collaboration for Successful Research Webinar Presented for the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Ceriatric Pharmacy Special Interest Group, Tucson, AZ. April 2019


Poster Presentations

Health Outcomes Associated with Adherence to Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) Antidepressant Medication Management Measures during Acute and Continuation Phases of Depression Treatment among Older Adults with Dementia and Major Depressive Disorder. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 24th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans, LA. May 2019.

Extent and Factors Associated with Adherence to Appropriate Antidepressant Treatment during Acute and Continuation Phase Depression Treatment among Older Adults with Dementia and Major Depressive Disorder. Presented at the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR) 24th Annual International Meeting, New Orleans, LA. May 2019.


Grant

Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASHP

  • Co-I on the grant Developing a Real-Time Trajectory Tool to Identify Potentially Unsafe Concurrent Opioid and Benzodiazepine Use among Older Adults from NIH, $436,120 for 3 years

Kudos

John Murphy, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP

  • Was awarded the prestigious ACCP Robert M. Elenbaas Service Award.

Nick Ladziak, PharmD

  • Won the Distinguished Young Pharmacist Award from AzPA.

Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, FASHP

  • Won the Dr. Theodore G. Tong Leadership & Service Award, selected by UA College of Pharmacy Student Council.