Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: June 2021

(June 1, 2021)

Publications

Drug Dosing in the Critically Ill Obese Patient: A Focus on Medications for Hemodynamic Support and Prophylaxis. Critical Care (2021) 25(1):77

Equity and Inclusion for Non-Tenure-Track Pharmacy Faculty Within Academia. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education (2021) 85(3) 8428

Predicted body weight: A rose by any other name. American Journal of Health System Pharmacy (2021) 78(8):751-753 PMID: 33580244

Serum albumin levels: Who needs them? The Annals of Pharmacotherapy (2021) 55:798-804 PMID: 32909438

Dosing of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents in Patients With Obesity: A Narrative Review. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care (2021) 49:98-104

Conversion Rrom Pegfilgrastim With On-body Injector to Biosimilar Pegfilgrastim-jmdb: Cost-efficiency Analysis and Budget Neutral Access to Prophylaxis and Treatment. Journal of Medical Economics (2021) 24:598-606 PMID: 33866947

Conversion to supportive care with biosimilar pegfilgrastim-cbqv enables budget-neutral expanded access to R-CHOP treatment in non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Leukemia Research (2021) 106:106591 PMID: 33957339

Association of self-reported functional limitations among a national community-based sample of older United States adults with pain: a cross-sectional studyJournal of Clinical Medicine. (2021)10:1836

Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program 2021 Book 2. Neurology and Psychiatry. American College of Clinical Pharmacy. (2021) 978-1-952291-25-8 (print); 978-1-952291-26-5 (ebook)

Pharmacotherapy Self-Assessment Program AUDIO COMPANION 2021 Book 2. Neurology and Psychiatry. American College of Clinical Pharmacy. (2021)


Presentations

Brian Erstad, PharmD, MCCM, FCCP, FASHP

  • “The Future of Pharmacy,” presented at the Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists and University of Texas College of Pharmacy Virtual Annual Meeting as the receipt of the Robert G. Leonard Memorial Lecture Award; April 2021.
  • “Do Critical Care Pharmacists Still Have to Justify Their Existence,” presented at the New England Critical Care Pharmacy Symposium virtual meeting; May 2021.
  • “Role of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents for ALI/ARDS,” presented at the New England Critical Care Pharmacy Symposium virtual meeting; May 2021.

Jeannie K Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP

  • Non-Pharmacologic Pain Management Strategies: Use of Supplements, Cannabidiol (CBD), and Mind-Body Therapies. Presented at the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Meeting, Virtual. May 2021. Nathan, K., Hirano, A., Morone, N.
  • Pharmacotherapy Update. Presented at the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Annual Meeting, Virtual. May 2021. Hart, L., Bouwmeester, C.

Kudos

Jason H. Karnes, PharmD, PhD, BCPS, FAHA was promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure.

Kathryn Matthias, PharmD, BCIDP was promoted to Associate Clinical Professor.

Maryam Fazel, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, CDE was also promoted to Associate Clinical Professor.

Jeannie K Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP won the 2021 Outstanding Committee Service Award, The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) Public Education Committee.

John E. Murphy, PharmD, FASHP, FCCP won the 2021 Hall of Fame Award from the Arizona Pharmacy Association.