Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: March 2021

(March 1, 2021)


Ten tips for successful navigation of promotion and tenure. Am J Pharm Educ 2021;85:Article 8414.

So, you want a letter of recommendation? Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2021;78:93-4.

Mortality, severity, and hospital admission among COVID-19 patients with ACEI/ARB use: a meta-analysis stratifying countries based on response to the first wave of the pandemic. Healthcare 2021;9:127

Hierarchical modeling of blood pressure determinants and outcomes following valsartan treatment in hypertensive patients with known comorbidities: pooled analysis of six prospective real-world studies including 11,999 patients. Current Medical Research and Opinion 2021;37:1-8.

Protocol for a feasibility study and early efficacy study of a Comprehensive Lifestyle Improvement Program for Prostate Cancer-2 (CLIPP2). Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications 2021;21:100701.

  • Algotar, A.
  • Kumar, R.
  • Babiker, H.
  • Dougherty, S.
  • Hsu, S.
  • Chow, H-H.
  • Smith, T.
  • Marrero, D.
  • Courneya, K.
  • IVo Abraham, PhD, RN
  • Ligibel, J.
  • Thomson, C.

Real-world outcomes in patients with diabetic macular edema treated long-term with ranibizumab (VISION study). Clinical Ophthalmology 2020;14:4173-4185.

The Six Delta platform for outcome-based pricing of pharmaceuticals. Journal
of Medical Economics

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ1: cost-effectiveness analysis and cost-utility analysis-based pricing. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1215-1222.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ2: willingness-to-pay-based pricing. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1223-1229.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ3: reference-based pricing. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1230-1236.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ4: safety-based pricing. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1237-1245.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ5: risk of efficacy failure-based pricing.  Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1246-1255.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: δ6: adherence-based pricing. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1256-1265.

Pricing methods in outcome-based contracting: Integration analysis of the six dimensions (6 δs).g. Journal of Medical Economics 2020;23:1266-1272.

Predictors of mental health status among older United States adults with pain. Behavioral Sciences. 2021;11(2):23.

Impact of the Interprofessional Collaborative Practice on Diabetes and Hypertension in Primary Care: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. JAMA Open Network. 2021 Feb 12;4(2):e2036725.


David Rhys Axon, PhD, MPharm, MS presented at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) webinar: “Empowering Graduate Applicants by Exploring Scholarship Teaching”

Noureldin, M., Sadowski, C., and Jeannie K Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP presented for the AACP Geriatric Pharmacy Special Interest Group, Virtual: “Opportunities in Geriatric Pharmacy Research: From Patient Care and Classroom to Scholarship” Webinar in February 2021.

Briehl, M., Korchmaros, J., Godfrey, T., Banks, I., Sokan, A., and Jeannie K Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP served as panelists for the UArizona Cancer Center post-screening discussion, Tucson, AZ in February 2021 during the “Picture a Scientist” faculty/staff discussion. 


  • The first clinic as part of the Moderna rollout and partnership with Maricopa county took place this last week with the College of Public Health, College of Medicine, and College of Pharmacy in El Mirage! We vaccinated 30 community-dwelling older adults. There are 25 more events to follow in the community and we are continuing to look for COP preceptors! Thank you to everyone involved including Nicole Henry, PharmD, who has played and integral role in this initiative.